Best 33 Quotes & Tweets on Patience

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Today might be the best chance you have to take action. The longer you wait, the more deeply embedded you get in your current lifestyle. Your habits solidify. Your beliefs harden. You get comfortable. It will never be easy, but it may also never be easier than it is right now.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

2

If you have good habits, time becomes your ally. All you need is patience.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

3

The longer you wait to start, the more you never will.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

4

Do not wait. If there is something you wish to do, go do it. Death comes for busy people too. It will not pause and return at a more convenient time.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

5

The most useful form of patience is persistence. Patience implies waiting for things to improve on their own. Persistence implies keeping your head down and continuing to work when things take longer than you expect.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

6

If you wait until you're ready, you'll be waiting the rest of your life.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

7

Mastery requires both impatience and patience. The impatience to have a bias toward action, to not waste time, and to work with a sense of urgency each day. The patience to delay gratification, to wait for your actions to accumulate, and to trust the process.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

8

A good choice may go unrewarded for a long time. The best choices tend to provide exponential returns and a hallmark of any compounding process is that the greatest rewards are delayed. Things don't really take off until years later. Keep working. Be patient.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

9

Listening is difficult because it involves suppressing your ego long enough to consider what is being said before you respond.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

10

You’ll get it when you no longer want it.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

11

If you wait until you are certain of the outcome, you won't accomplish much of anything.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

12

Be impatient with progress but patient with people.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

13

If a decision is reversible and inconsequential, make it as soon as possible. Speed matters. If a decision is irreversible and consequential, gather as much information as possible before deciding. Wait until the last possible moment. Being right matters.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

14

Self-talk strategies: If you need confidence, talk to yourself the way you would talk to a friend. If you need persistence, talk to yourself the way you would talk to a student. If you need patience, talk to yourself the way you would talk to a child.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

15

The longer you wait for it to become easier, the more competition you will have.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

16

The best time to have a difficult conversation is when you first feel it. The second best time is now. Difficult conversations don’t get easier if you wait to have them. The sooner you open up about hard things the better. The longer you wait, the harder it gets.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

17

The longer you wait, the more likely you won’t.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

18

The secrets are deceptively simple: - Consistency - Patience

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

19

Sometimes greatness is the result of a transcendent, peak performance. But often, greatness is simply the result of a good performance repeated and sustained much longer than usual.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

20

When everything feels like a priority nothing gets prioritized. If your efforts are scattered, outcomes will be too. Discipline and persistence lead to unimaginable outcomes. Basic steps to take when you’re struggling: 🤔 Prioritize 🎯 Focus 🤓 Execute 🧠 Review ⚡️ Repeat

Hiten Shah

Hiten Shah

@hnshah

21

Be impatient with tactics. Be patient with your dreams.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

22

Sometimes, I edit my writing drunk because my drunk self has no patience for boredom which tells me exactly what I need to delete.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

23

A simple insight that’s underappreciated is patience. Most results come at the end, not the beginning.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

24

Here’s the thing about taking it slow: it adds up really fast.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

25

Posting one piece of content and expecting immediate results is no different then planting seeds and expecting to eat the fruit the next day. It takes time, it takes effort, and it take patience. You must water, prune, and care for it before you can reap any fruit.

Matthew Kobach

Matthew Kobach

@mkobach

26

Three things rarely found together that produce outstanding results: intelligence, patience, and compassion.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

27

Stop waiting, start starting.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

28

Patience is becoming exponentially more valuable as things accelerate and more stuff happens within the same amount of time.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

29

Good patience makes good timing.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

30

There are no secrets, but you do have to be incredibly patient to learn a few things that matter. - A good reputation is an economic insurance policy. - Compound interest is incredibly powerful. - It's very hard to succeed doing things you don't like.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

31

The compound interest of attention: Spend attention by publishing consistently (making small, frequent deposits in your account.) Earn attention by waiting patiently.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

32

Patience is a virtue. Impatience can be too.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

33

Being patient implies we’re going to arrive somewhere. We aren’t. The process is all there is. We're already there.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher