Meaningful Quotes about Waiting
Waiting is a trap. There will always be reasons to wait. The truth is, there are only two thIf you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you'll never enjoy the sunshine.
- Morris West
Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.
There is no great achievement that is not the result of patient working and waiting.
- J. G. Holland
In early youth, as we contemplate our coming life, we are like children in a theatre before the curtain is raised, sitting there in high spirits and eagerly waiting for the play to begin.
- Arthur Schopenhauer
The opposite of talking isn't listening. The opposite of talking is waiting.
Author: Fran Lebowitz
All things come to him who waits- provided he knows what he is waiting for.
- Woodrow Wilson
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Waiting and hoping are the whole of life, and as soon as a dream is realized it is destroyed.
- Gian Carlo Menotti
Childhood - a period of waiting for the moment when I could send everyone and everything connected with it to hell.
- Igor Stravinsky
I took a course in speed waiting. Now I can wait an hour in only ten minutes.
- Steven Wright
Whatever we are waiting for -- peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance -- it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.
- Sarah Ban Breathnach
None of us knows what the next change is going to be, what unexpected opportunity is just around the corner, waiting to change all the tenor of our lives.
- Kathleen Norris
Once a man would spend a week patiently waiting if he missed a stage coach, but now he rages if he misses the first section of a revolving door.
- Simeon Strunsky
The great composer does not set to work because he is inspired, but becomes inspired because he is working. Beethoven, Wagner, Bach and Mozart settled down day after day to the job in hand with as much regularity as an accountant settles down each day to his figures. They didn't waste time waiting for inspiration.
- Ernest Newman
There is nothing to be gained by waiting for a better situation. You see where you are and you do what you can with that.
- Jacob K. Javits