"Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience."
"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."Ralph Waldo Emerson 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."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Robert H. Schuller
"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Napoleon Hill
"We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Helen Keller
"How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?"Ralph Waldo Emerson on William Shakespeare
"All diseases run into one, old age."
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."
"Each age, it is found, must write its own books or rather, each generation for the next succeeding."
"For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
"Every artist was first an amateur."