Usage examples for patience

  1. The colored woman who had the care of her said she never had seen such patience in all her life. – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  2. Bear it with patience! – A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 7 (of 10) From "The Works of Voltaire - A Contemporary Version" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire) Commentator: John Morley Tobias Smollett H.G. Leigh
  3. We must wait, and have patience. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  4. " I have to thank you," said be, " for your extraordinary patience." – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  5. He had only to teach himself patience- to bide his time. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  6. Lady Janet lost all her patience with her. – The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins
  7. Before I could say this, Cousin E. E. got out of patience. – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  8. He says his patience has given out. – Driven Back to Eden by E. P. Roe
  9. However, she must just have patience, and in two or three days all would be decided. – Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
  10. I haven't patience with such ways. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  11. I felt the kindness and patience of his great soul, the honest purpose and the fine courage of his life. – The Girl and Her Religion by Margaret Slattery
  12. I declare to you, miss, I'm clean worn out with havin' patience! – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  13. " Clementina," said Miss Milray, " you mustn't make me lose patience with you"- " No. But I thought you said that it was my duty to do what I wished." – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  14. But if we hope for what we see not, then do we with patience wait for it. – God's Plan with Men by T. T. (Thomas Theodore) Martin
  15. As I said, I couldn't bring him up; in the first place I haven't the patience, and beside, it wouldn't be just to him. – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  16. It might be the best plan to wait in silence and in patience for Miss Plympton. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  17. He was one to have little patience with that thing of not doing one's work. – Lifted Masks Stories by Susan Glaspell
  18. A little patience only, my beauty. – The Rome Express by Arthur Griffiths
  19. " You'll find out some day if you have patience," declared Miriam. – Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower