"Affliction is the wholesome soil of virtue, where patience, honor, sweet humility, and calm fortitude, take root and strongly flourish."
"Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity."David Mallet on Carl Jung
"Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come."David Mallet on Robert H. Schuller
"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."David Mallet on Napoleon Hill
"We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."David Mallet on Helen Keller
"How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?"David Mallet on William Shakespeare