How to be a more patient writer (Vitamin Supplement Edition)

Here are some quotes ,sayings,verses, etc. that articulate the value of patience, hopefully some of these are very helpful for you :

African Quotes on Patience

1.    Patience is the key which solves all problems. – Sudanese

2.    Hurry hurry has no blessings. – Swahili

3.    Patience is the mother of a beautiful child. – Bantu

4.    To run is not necessarily to arrive. – Swahili

5.    Patience can cook a stone.

6.    A patient man will eat ripe fruit.

7.    At the bottom of patience one finds heaven.

8.    A patient person never misses a thing. – Swahili

9.    Always being in a hurry does not prevent death, neither does going slowly prevent living. – Ibo

10.    However long the night, the dawn will break.

If you add a little to a little, and then do it again, soon that little shall be much. ~ Hesiod

Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success. ~ Brian Adams

There art two cardinal sins from which all others spring: Impatience and Laziness. ~ Franz Kafka

Patience is the key to paradise. ~ Turkish Proverb

“There is more to life than increasing its speed.” -Gandhi

“Every day may not be good, but there’s something good in every day.” -Unknown

“I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” -Lao Tzu

“A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else. ”

George Savile 

“A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation. ”


“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. ”

Ralph Waldo Emerson 

“Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.”

Francis Bacon 

“With love and patience, nothing is impossible. ”

Daisaku Ikeda 

“Writing is good, thinking is better. Cleverness is good, patience is better.”

Herman Hesse 

“The greatest power is often simple patience. ”

E. Joseph Cossman 

“The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it. ”

Arnold H. Glasow 

“The keys to patience are acceptance and faith. Accept things as they are, and look realistically at the world around you. Have faith in yourself and in the direction you have chosen. ”

Ralph Marston 

“The practice of patience toward one another, the overlooking of one another’s defects, and the bearing of one another’s burdens is the most elementary condition of all human and social activity in the family, in the professions, and in society.”

Lawrence G. Lovasik 

 “The two most powerful warriors are patience and time. ”

Leo Tolstoy 


Hope this helped.

E.L. Taylor III



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