"Patience has its limits, take it too far and it's cowardice."
"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."Holbrook Jackson 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."Holbrook Jackson on Robert H. Schuller
"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."Holbrook Jackson on Napoleon Hill
"We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."Holbrook Jackson on Helen Keller
"How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?"Holbrook Jackson on William Shakespeare
"No man is ever old enough to know better."
"Those who seek happiness miss it, and those who discuss it, lack it."
"The time to read is any time: no apparatus, no appointment of time and place, is necessary. It is the only art which can be practiced at any hour of the day or night, whenever the time and inclination comes, that is your time for reading in joy or sorrow, health or illness."
"Genius is initiative on fire."