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. It might be the best plan to wait in silence and in patience for Miss Plympton. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  4. He says his patience has given out. – Driven Back to Eden by E. P. Roe
  5. " I have to thank you," said be, " for your extraordinary patience – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  6. Lady Janet lost all her patience with her. – The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins
  7. However, she must just have patience and in two or three days all would be decided. – Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
  8. Massingbred stretched out his hand to take the book, but Scanlan quietly replaced it in his pocket, and, with a dry and very peculiar smile, said,- Have a little patience sir. – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  9. A little patience only, my beauty. – The Rome Express by Arthur Griffiths
  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. " You'll find out some day if you have patience declared Miriam. – Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  13. Before I could say this, Cousin E. E. got out of patience – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  14. I declare to you, miss, I'm clean worn out with havin' patience – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  15. " 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
  16. We must wait, and have patience – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  17. He was one to have little patience with that thing of not doing one's work. – Lifted Masks Stories by Susan Glaspell
  18. 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
  19. He had only to teach himself patience to bide his time. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  20. 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