Be Patient

- POSTED ON: Jun 07, 2012

Many years ago, as a child, I was continually told: "Be Patient!".
I pretty much took the meaning of that to be: "Shut-up and wait".

The dictionary says to be patient means:

1: bearing pains or trials calmly or without complaint
2: manifesting forbearance under provocation or strain
3: not hasty or impetuous
4: steadfast despite opposition, difficulty, or adversity

It has never been easy to be patient, but it's probably harder now than at any time in history.
In today's world messages and information can be sent across the world instantly.
Everything is available with only a few clicks of a mouse.

But patience is a behavior, and most behaviors are learned through practice.
Developing patience requires a change in one's attitude about life,
and a positive focus becomes imperative when dealing with matters requiring self-control

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Existing Comments:

On Jun 10, 2012 wrote:
A summer road trip is one way to get patient.

On Jun 23, 2012 rroush wrote:
This is a great behavior to practice! I'm working a lot on having patience these days as I work slowly but steadily towards my goals. Thanks for this reminder. :)

On Jun 23, 2012 Dr. Collins wrote:
             Thanks Rebecca. I look forward to watching your efforts and results. <3

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