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Patience Quotations

Personal Stories About ‘Patience’

  • PATIENCE

    Leadership Class!

    My leadership class is a perfect example is times that I’ve had to be patient. I had to plan powder puff this year and it was really stressful on me. I had to make the final decisions for our t-shirts and I had to make sure I was on top of things or else powder puff would turn into a disaster! I started getting...

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    Character Trait Patience

    My name is Edwin Torres--- For me patience is a very important character trait, inside of myself, because I’ve grown to realize that things come to existence if you put forth some effort. Sooner or later, you’ll achieve whatever it is you strive to accomplish. No matter what the situation, eventually it will...

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  • PATIENCE

    Surgery

    When I was about 13 years old I cut my spleen while I was snowboarding with my friends. It was a bad accident'I was just snowboarding the way I usually do but I caught an edge. I was out of school for a month and couldn't do anything for 3 months. I couldn't even get in a car for 2 weeks because it hurt so badly!...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Patience’

  • PATIENCE

    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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    Noreen Crush

    My personal hero and every day inspiration is my mom. She is a hard working, dedicated, and extremely patient woman. She has always been the common ground between my dad and I, as we are both very bull headed. She works as a registered nurse in emerge. I am extremely proud to call her my mom, and even happier she...

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