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"A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger."  (Bible, Proverbs 15:1)

"Beware the fury of a patient man."  (John Dryden)

"Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience."  (Georges Louis Leclerc)

"If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will avoid one hundred days of sorrow."  (Chinese Proverb)

"In the struggle between the stone and the water, in time, the water wins."  (Chinese Proverb)

"Patience accomplishes its object, while hurry speeds to its ruin."  (Saadi, Persian poet, c. 1210 - 1290)

"Patience will achieve more than force."  (Edmund Burke)

"The reputation of a thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour."  (Japanese Proverb)

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