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Patience means self-suffering.

Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.
Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow -- that is patience.
Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.
Patience. A minor form of despair disguised as a virtue.
Never think that God's delays are God's denials. Hold on; Hold fast; Hold out. Patience is genius.
All things come to him who waits -- provided he knows what he is waiting for.
Little by little, through patience and repeated effort, the mind will become stilled in the Self.
Patience will achieve more than force.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Slow and steady wins the race.
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we cannot return.
Avoid being impatient. Remember time brings roses.
Adopt the pace of nature; her secret is patience.
Patience and the passage of time do more than strength and fury.
In any contest between power and patience, bet on patience.
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Patience is the key to contentment.
Patience makes a woman beautiful in middle age.
Nature thrives on patience; man on impatience.
Patience is not active; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength.
Patience is the support of weakness; impatience the ruin of strength
Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will be powerless to vex your mind.
A mule will labor ten years willingly and patiently for you, for the privilege of kicking you once.
Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections, but instantly set about remedying them -- every day begin the task anew -
They also serve who only stand and wait.
Patience when teased is often transformed into rage.
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
It is by attempting to reach the top in a single leap that so much misery is produced in the world.
Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.
Patience is power; with time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
Sometimes it helps to know that I just can't do it all. One step at a time is all that's possible -- even when those steps are taken on the run.
Who can be patient in extremes? [Henry Vi]
That which in mean men we entitle patience is pale cold cowardice in noble breasts.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; she requires the hand of time.
Inaction may be the biggest form of action.
If I'm not back in five minutes... just wait longer!

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