Imam Ali (A.S.)
“It’s not that I’m so smart,
it’s just that I stay with problems longer.“
“Little drops of water wear down big stones.”
"The key to everything is patience.
You get the chicken by hatching the egg -- not by smashing it."
"It is strange... that the years teach us patience;
that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting."
"Nature, time and patience are three great physicians."
"We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world."
"Genius is nothing but a greater aptitude for patience."
"One moment of patience may ward off great disaster. One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life."
“Patience and time do more than strength or passion.”
Jean de La Fontaine