Friday, August 18, 2017

Thought for the Day 8/18/2017

Patience is passion tamed.
~Lyman Abbott 

Whoever is slow to anger is
 better than the mighty, and
  he who rules his spirit than
    he who takes a city. 
~Proverbs 16:32

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thought for the Day 8/17/2017

Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them,
 BUT do not let them master you.
Let them teach you patience,
    sweetness, insight.
~Helen Keller 

With all humility and gentleness,
      with patience,
bearing with one another in love..... 
~Ephesians 4:2

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Thought for the Day 8/16/2017

Knowing trees, I understand
   the meaning of patience.
Knowing grass, I can appreciate
~Hal Borland 

BUT if we hope for what we do not see,
   we wait for it with patience. 
~Romans 8:25

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Thought for the Day 8/15/2017

The key to everything is patience.
 You get the chicken by hatching the egg,
     not by smashing it. 
~Arnold H. Glasow 

As for that in the good soil, they are those who,
 hearing the word, hold it fast in an honest and
   good heart, and bear fruit with patience. 
~Luke 8:15

Monday, August 14, 2017

Thought for the Day 8/14/2017

There is no bad patience. 
~Swahili Proverb

With patience a ruler may be persuaded,
   and a soft tongue will break a bone. 
~Proverbs 25:15

Friday, August 11, 2017

Thought for the Day 8/11/2017

Before you talk, listen.
  Before you react, think.
    Before you criticize, pause.
       Before you give up, try again. 
~Jim Gentil

Everyone who has this hope in Christ keeps
    himself pure, just as Christ is pure. 
~1 John 3:3 (GNB)