The Effects Of Patience


Patience is a unique virtue, A precious characteristic in life,

Patience is being able to endure both long-term and short-term difficulties and have the ability to govern the temper in the process.
Patience enables one to resist provocation, control anger, avoid annoyance, repress temptation, increase faith, encourage peace, strengthen the spirit and treasure love.

Being patient may require tremendous amount of humility as well as the relaxing of pride but in the end it will definitely worth the sacrifices.

“The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride. Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools” (Ecclesiastes 7 vs. 8 to 9, NIV).

-From “A Better You” by Veronica Campbell-Brown