Patience Patience has its limits, take it too far and it’s cowardice. Patience has its limits, take it too far and it’s cowardice.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »Only one-fourth of the sorrow in each man’s life is caused by outside uncontrollable elements, the rest is self-imposed by failing to analyze and act with calmness.Genius is initiative on fire.The newest books are those that never grow old.Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow — that is patience.Patience carries a lot of waitPatience is a remedy for every sorrow.