Tag Archives: Patience

T.T.T.: Piet Hein

Put up in a place where it’s easy to see the cryptic admonishment T. T. T. When you feel how depressingly slowly you climb, it’s well to remember that Things Take Time! Piet Hein 1905-1996 Grooks The illustration is copyright: … Continue reading

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Patience: Margaret Thatcher

I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end. (Baroness) Margaret Thatcher, 1925- The Observer, 4 April 1989 The illustration is copyright: Everett Collection  via Shutterstock

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Waiting Both: Thomas Hardy

A star looks down at me, And says: “Here I and you Stand each in our degree: What do you mean to do,— Mean to do?” I say: “For all I know, Wait, and let Time go by, Till my … Continue reading

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