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Mutinous Thoughts and other great “Patience” Quotations

October 16, 2007
 A great preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you.             Joseph Rickaby

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

Patience has its limits. Take it too far, and it’s cowardice.  George Jackson

    

And finally, a Dutch Proverb…    

A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.   

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2 comments

  1. I shall practice not brooding.
    I shall practice not brooding.
    I shall practice not brooding.

    Whew. Only 497 more lines to go. Maybe it’ll sink in.

    Great quotes.


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