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Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592+3
Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.
English politician and philosopher 1729-17970
A populace never rebels from passion for attack, but from impatience of suffering.
Chech German-speaking writer 1883-19240
All human errors are impatience, a premature breaking off of methodical procedure, an apparent fencing-in of what is apparently at issue.
English writer 1709-17840
In all evils which admits a remedy, impatience should be avoided, because it wastes the time and attention in complaints which, if properly applied, might remove the cause.
My worst quality is impatience.
Nature thrives on patience; man on impatience.
Charles Caleb Colton
English writer 1780-18320
Patience is the support of weakness; impatience the ruin of strength
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-19730
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we cannot return.
Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary 1910-19970
Sweetest Lord, make me appreciative of the dignity of my high vocation, and its many responsibilities. Never permit me to disgrace it by giving way to coldness, unkindness, or impatience.