John Milton on Liars

“I will not deny but that the best apology against false accusers is silence and sufferance, and honest deeds set against dishonest words.”

~ John Milton

Mother Teresa on Patience

“Without patience, we will learn less in life. We will see less. We will feel less. We will hear less. Ironically, rush and more usually mean less.”

~ Mother Teresa

The Dalai Lama on Enemies

“If you can cultivate the right attitude, your enemies are your best spiritual teachers because their presence provides you with the opportunity to enhance and develop tolerance, patience and understanding.”

~ Dalai Lama XIV

Dalai Lama on Patience

“There is no fortitude like patience, just as there is no destructive emotion worse than hatred. Therefore, practice patience and tolerance.”

~ Dalai Lama

Carl Jung on Patience

“The greatest, most important problems of life are all fundamentally insoluble. They can never be solved but only outgrown.”

~ Carl Jung

Anton Chekhov on Patience

“Let us learn to appreciate there will be times when the trees will be bare, and look forward to the time when we may pick the fruit.”

~ Anton Chekhov

David Niven on Patience

“Keep the circus going inside you, keep it going, don’t take anything too seriously, it’ll all work out in the end.”

~ David Niven