John Calvin has said: “I have not so great a struggle with my vices, great and numerous as they are, as I have with my impatience.”
C.H. Spurgeon said, “If you are tempted to lose patience with your fellowmen, stop and think how patient God has been with you.”
It is easy finding reasons why other people should be patient. George Eliot.
Five things are requisite to a good officer — ability, clean hands, dispatch, patience and impartiality. William Penn.
Do not let the loud utterances of your own wills anticipate nor drown, the still, small voice in which God speaks. Bridle impatience till He does. If you cannot hear His whisper, wait till you do. Take care of running before you are sent. Keep your wills in equipoise till God’s hand gives the impulse and direction. Alexander Maclaren.