Sunday, February 11, 2007

Patience

Patience... is the ability to endure waiting, delay, or provocation without becoming annoyed or upset, or to persevere calmly when faced with difficulties.

I determined it as the Word of the Week. I hope you like the following quotations relating to Patience:


  • "Patience is the best of qualities; he who possesses it possesses all things." - Anonymous
  • "All command patience, but none can endure to suffer." - Thomas Fuller
  • "We shall sooner have the fowl by hatching the egg than by smashing it." - Abraham Lincoln
  • "Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains." - William Penn
  • "Our patience will achieve more than our force." - Edmund Burke