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Patience Quotations

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Patience is the companion of wisdom.

Saint Augustine

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Genius is nothing but a great capacity for patience.

Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon

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Personal Stories About ‘Patience’

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    Girls!

    There is this girl that was my best friend for almost ten years. When I got to high school she started completely ignoring me and being mean. I told her how I felt and she didn’t care. She had her new friends and didn’t acknowledge me at all. I wrote her a note telling her how I felt and she wrote back saying...

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    A Little At A Time

    My father shot himself in the head when I was 28. Although I was an adult and out of the house, the effect was devastating. Many wonderful people in my life gave me tidbits, little puzzle pieces, that together made it possible to carry on. One of the most important things anyone said to me was to have patience...

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    Lots Of Patience

    I am currently on a ski trip and I came to improve my skills. Unfortunately, there is a kid in my group with bad manners. I made the mistake of letting him get to me and forgot to focus on my skills as did the other kids in my group including my instructor. Yesterday she told me she she wasn't going to let him...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Patience’

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    John H

    I have chosen my grandfather, Johnny, as my all-time hero. When you talk about perseverance, patience, and joy, grandpa was the epitome of all these. When my dad was two weeks old, Grandpa, a caboose man on the Rock Island Line, fell off the caboose and was run over by the train. He survived, although he was a...

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    Hannah M

    Hannah is a young girl. Hannah is an amazing singer, and a great soccer player. Hannah is my best friend. Here is why she is a hero. She is in the hospital fighting Steven Johnson Syndrome. Hannah is staying strong through the chain of events that is happening to her. She is unable to see, as the effect of having...

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    Krista Brianna

    Beauty, Intelligence, Integrity and Kindness these are just some word that I use to describe my hero. Mother, Lover, Wife and Friend, these are some of the titles she has been known to go by. I met Krista about 5 years ago when I had nothing but a rather large ego and even bigger dreams. Yet some how, I caught...

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Explore Another Value

CARING
APPRECIATING NATURE
OPTIMISM
STEWARDSHIP
SERVICE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
FORGIVENESS
INNOVATION
CHARACTER
UNITY
COURTESY
BEING THERE
PARENTING
LISTENING
VISION
PERSISTENCE
EQUALITY
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
CREATIVITY
EXCELLENCE
DEDICATION
CIVILITY
STRENGTH
FITNESS
INSPIRATION
BELIEVE
RIGHT CHOICES
TEAM WORK
PEACE
FRIENDSHIP
GRATITUDE
PASSION
RESPONSIBILITY
PERSEVERANCE
COURAGE
HUMILITY
SPORTSMANSHIP
CONNECTING
TRUE BEAUTY
DETERMINATION
JOY
VOLUNTEERING
SACRIFICE
ACHIEVEMENT
EDUCATION
APPRECIATION
PATIENCE
LOYALTY
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
LITERACY
OPPORTUNITY
COMMITMENT
SOUL
PRACTICE
RISING ABOVE
INTEGRITY
ENCOURAGEMENT
OVERCOMING
FAMILY
HONESTY
COMPROMISE
PURPOSE
GREAT MUSIC
MINDFULNESS
COMMON GROUND
AMBITION
DEVOTION
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
COMPLIMENTS
GENEROSITY
CONFIDENCE
GRIT
PREPARATION
COMPASSION
KINDNESS
MENTORING
GIVING BACK
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
IMAGINE
GOOD EXAMPLES
RESPECT
HONOR
SMILE
CHARITY
REACHING OUT
FORESIGHT
HOPE
LOVE
TRUST
HARD WORK
LAUGHTER
MOTIVATION
JUSTICE
CLASS AND GRACE
INGENUITY
LEARNING
LEADERSHIP
DRIVE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
HELPING OTHERS
INCLUDING OTHERS
SHARING
LIVE LIFE
GOOD MANNERS
HEALTH
PIONEERING
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My husband and I love this commercial. I would replay it a hundred times. Love watching it!
Tina, Leesburg,Ga.

Patience is not just about waiting, it's the ability to have the right attitude while waiting.
Jan Vernix, Philippines

I love this!
Sarah Nichols, Paducah, KY

I really wish they would put out more commercials & billboards. I had no values until I saw them.
Mike G., Tucson

Just saw the "Patience" commercial with the little boy walking in the concrete. Reminds me of how I need to be when working with my students. haha Loved it!
Janet, Missouri

I see alot of your commercials on our AFN channels. My favorite one is the little boy walking in the freshly smoothed concrete and the fella at the end. It makes me laugh and smile each and everytime I see it. Thank you.
Chris Carney, Camp Taji, Iraq

We need more of your billboards to instill values.
Kyra G., Oakland, CA

I love your commercials!!
Jennifer N., Mentone, CA