"True enough, nature has endowed me with a fair measure of patience and composure, yet I should be lying if I told you that, having seen the reporter off on his way to make his deadline, I fell peacefully asleep."
"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."Leon Jouhaux 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."Leon Jouhaux on Robert H. Schuller
"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."Leon Jouhaux on Napoleon Hill
"We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."Leon Jouhaux on Helen Keller
"How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?"Leon Jouhaux on William Shakespeare
"We too, through lack of knowledge and of sufficiently mature reflection, mistook the visible outward appearance of the phenomenon for the phenomenon itself."