The common man prays, 'I want a cookie right now!' And God responds, 'If you'd listen to what I say, tomorrow it will bring you 100 cookies.
The wisest are the most annoyed at the loss of time.
The years I have squandered in puerile excitement, in going hither and thither, in seeking to force nature and time, I ought to have spent in solitude and meditation, in endeavoring to make myself worthy of being loved.
Impatience kills quickly.
who journeyed to Denver, who died in Denver, who came back to Denver & waited in vain, who watched over Denver & brooded and loned in Denver and finally went away to find out the Time, & now Denver is lonesome for her heroes,
We were too greedy, grasping for immortality too soon. Perhaps if we had only been patient, content to wait, we would all have forever in the end.
What good has impatience ever brought? It has only served as the mother of mistakes and the father of irritation.
Some people are a degree of impatience away from wishing a year were only a few weeks long.
Impatience is even more unfortunate in the talented.
Time goes on crutches till love have all his rites.
A warrior of the Light is never in a hurry. Time works in his favor; he learns to master his impatience and avoids acting without thinking.
Being in a hurry does not slow down time.
Patience is the art of concealing your impatience.
Intuition is a suspension of logic due to impatience.