Free Essays on Patience

  1. God and Patience

    Patience Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet. But what does patience mean actually? According to “Free-Dictionary.com”, the definition of patience is the capacity to endure hardship, difficulty, or inconvenience without complaint. Patience emphasizes calmness, self-control, and the...

  2. Assignment 2 Helina Debidat

    Patients who have been diagnosed with Dementia suffer substantial losses throughout their life. Treating a patient with Dementia takes a lot of time and patience; however it is important to keep in mind that dementia varies widely from person to person based upon several factors such as age. Webmd experts recommend...

  3. Groundhog Day

    1. A virtue that Phil has in the movie is patience. In order to analyze how patience was portrayed in the movie we need to first understand patience as a virtue. Having the ability to wait is certainly a virtue, to not get angry or upset and have the patience to deal with problems. Much like any virtues...

  4. What Is Caring

    back without looking all around for the doctor who may only give you a little bit on info. Nursing is a very tough occupation it involves having patience, the ability to listen, touch, being compassionate in everything you do and devoting your life to that patient. Not every body has a great deal of...

  5. Narrative Report

    surroundings. And the last one is the WRATH which is an inordinate and uncontrolled feeling of hatred and anger. The contrary virtue for this sin is the PATIENCE which is a forbearance and endurance through moderation, creating a sense of peaceful stability. Sin is a total separation from God. Because of...

  6. Birdsong and It's Characters

    In this passage of Birdsong, society could be seen as having limited patience and callous in dealing with the war by this point. This is shown in several parts of the passage. The quote “the doctor lost patience, and forced him down with hands on his chest” shows that the MO in charge of the hospital...

  7. Struggling with Frustration

    serve therewith my Maker, and present My true account, lest he returning chide, ` "Doth God exact day-labour, light denied?"` I fondly ask. But Patience, to prevent That murmur, soon replies: "God doth not need Either man's work or his own gifts: who best Bear his mild yoke, they serve him best...

  8. What does it take to be a good

    empathic listening sets the stage for open communication and can go a long way in enhancing the parent-child relationship. Patience is another characteristic parent must have. Patience defines as the capacity to accept or tolerate delay, problems, or suffering without becoming annoyed or anxious. Although...

  9. Strengths and Weaknesses

    they were! I was able to identify one weakness on my own and it is impatience. There is an old saying that patience is a virtue. Any single one of my friends will agree with me that patience has never been one of my virtues. I want everything done right now and all the questions answered immediately...

  10. Women in Politics

    the fridge on to the truck. Leslie solved the problem with patience when men did not know what to do and she never gave up. This shows that women should be in politics because they have not only showed great insight but also had the patience, and persistence that men did not. Jeannette...

  11. The Day Changed My Life

    prodded by the hospital staff. Her prognosis is somewhat unknown. Time will tell how much better she will get and the main medicine is patience. This is the kind of patience that can last months – even years. I’m currently typing this sitting in the stroke ward next to my mother. She is surrounded by...

  12. Aristotle on Moral Virtue

    of others, and would sacrifice all personal progress in life in order to alleviate other’s problems. Patience however is a virtue that does not fit into Aristotle’s theory. In examining patience, there is no good characteristic to balance. Self control comes close, but doesn’t quite fit the virtue...

  13. Compare and Contrast One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich and Message to Siberia

    In “Message To Siberia” the poet tells us about the people in the Siberian mine. These people were also in the same situation as Shukhov. Hope and patience will help you through the toughest situations. In One Day In The Life Of Ivan The Stalinist labor camp in which Shukhov is imprisoned is designed...

  14. Appropriate Characteristics in the Us College

    to succeed in the U.S college, they must challenge their work with independent thinking. Patience The second challenge that helps international students succeed in the U.S colleges is patience. College environment requires not only international students but also native students who want...

  15. Virtues of Monastic Life in The Rule of St. Benedict

    qualities that would make a good abbot, which differ from that of a monk. Virtues of a good monk would be obedience, humility, servitude, meaningfulness, patience, persistence, and someone who is without pride. A good Abbot has virtues such as leadership skills, being just, merciful, accommodating, concerned...

  16. Alzheimer's Disease Essay 7

    stop the disease from progressing for a limited time. Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease is very challenging, and calls for a lot of patience. In 2003, I worked as a Certified Nurses Aid for a company named Garden Terrace of Houston. Garden Terrace is an Alzheimer’s center of excellence...

  17. How To Lose Weight Effectivley

    motivation, nothing is possible. Staying motivated is a great part of losing weight. Another part of the process of losing weight is Gracia 2 patience. Patience is key. From the moment the process begins, it is essential to understand that losing weight will take time. Pamela described this process in...

  18. Child Development

    back into school comes an improvement in many areas of school. Music improves a child’s creative ability, concentration, coordination, relaxation, patience, and self-confidence. A child’s creative ability is improved by making instruments out of household items. It is also improved by the making of...

  19. Paitence Word

    Patience is a virtue - we've all heard that many times. Yet, I feel that though we "know" patience is important, it remains one of life's greatest lessons. In this day and age of gratification, it sometimes seems that patience is a forgotten commodity. It is somewhat like the joke that goes "God grant...

  20. virtues

    We’ve all heard the famous quote “patience is a virtue”. As true as this statement is, I don’t think we really grasp the meaning of what a virtue really is. I would describe a virtue as a morally good character trait that one is not born with, but must strive for. Patience is a perfect example of this...

  21. Amal

    renown for her abruptness, temper, impatience. She believes in being honest at all times even if it offends someone. She detests laziness and has no patience for people who make excuses for their lack of drive or determination. She is very opinionated and will tell people exactly what she thinks of them...

  22. Vietnam Culture

    domination and American military domination. Patience is also an important part of Vietnamese values. History also recognises detremination as a key value for the Vietnamese.Vietnam is a society that not only places great value upon national identity and patience, but also a fierce determination to achieve...

  23. The Tao Te Ching

    their ability, their soul. The most important is the concept of Laozi’s three treasures, which are: simplicity, patience, compassion “I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion” ( Chapter 67). The author states that power, possession, and ambition are hard to keep and maintain...

  24. Team Work

    enough to put it behind you. • Patience: working in a team will require you to work with different individuals. Different individuals will have different personalities, some will be loud and boisterous, others will be quiet and timid. As a member of a team, patience will be needed on your behalf. If...

  25. PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 6

    see a lot by just looking”. Mindfulness involves more than present-centered awareness. It involves a certain set of attitudes such as acceptance, patience, gentleness, openness, non-judgement, and non-striving. The “non-striving” attitude is challenging for many people because most of us have been taught...

  26. Theological Virtues of Faith

    opposed to the capital sins. For example, humility is opposed to pride; liberality is opposed to avarice; chastity is opposed to lust; meekness and patience are opposed to anger; temperance is opposed to gluttony; brotherly love is opposed to envy: and zeal and diligence in what is good are opposed to...

  27. Patience is a Virtue

     “Patience is a Virtue” Patience is a virtue that every man and woman must strive to have. Without it, things can go horribly wrong, people would have faced much fights and arguments and there will be chaos in this world. Those who are impatient waste their lives thinking of the future. Furthermore...

  28. Truth

    was far from what I expected it to be. A marriage is not fields of flowers and rainbows everyday of every week. I have learned that a marriage takes patience and effort to really stick by each other. My husband and I have been through a lot. Being nineteen and twenty, we have had to grow up pretty fast...

  29. My Lesson in Patience

    My lesson’s in patience At the ripe age of 16 my Granddaddy decided it was time I learned to drive. He taught me how to parallel park a car and he accomplished this with a lot of patience. I did not realize how much work that it would be learning how to drive, not to mention, frustrating. While teaching...

  30. Venture Capital

    end there are lot more potential for returns in the market but one should have patience for funding into the companies. As markets go through ups and downs the only way to survive in this recession is to have patience and invest in good companies by taking this recession as an opportunity to invest...

  31. Beauty

    forever to get here. It will take time and a lot of studying. Life of a student requires determination with your studies, time management and a lot of patience. Everyone desires to be an A plus student. However, not everyone can be one if they do not have determination. It takes a lot of determination...

  32. A Lesson in Patience

    June 10, 2010 Eva McCormack The Old Man in the Buick A lesson in patience. When I think back on my life I can recall different times when I’ve had to learn to be patient - waiting in lines, sitting in a doctor’s office, or sitting in traffic when I’m late for work. The one time that vividly stands...

  33. Analogy

    thing that needs to be taught to a piano student is that they need to have patience and that there will be obstacles in order to become a better piano player. Like a child learning how to walk, there also needs to be patience with the teacher which is usually a parent of the child or sometimes even the...

  34. On His Blindness

    language and colorful connotation. The poem "On his Blindness" is about a man's acceptance of his disability through his conversation with "Patience". The form the poem takes is that of a sonnet. In the octave, the speaker draws an extended allusion to the Biblical parable of the Talents (Matthew...

  35. first pages of a research paper

     ACKNOWLEDGEMENT First of all, we would like to thank the Almighty GOD for giving us knowledge, patience, and resource to finish this study. To our grammarian Mr. Philip Lopez who helps us edit our documentation. We would also like to...

  36. Life Wanders By

    wander by in a flash of an eye. So, there are three keys in life that you need, patience, wisdom, and serenity. Good things come to those who wait. For those who rush are fools. Therefore, do not rush into anything. Be patience and observe. Say, you rush into a relationship, most of the time it won’t work...

  37. Modern Families

    paced and has grown accustomed to everything being done in an instant. This causes many relationships to break apart quickly because there is lack of patience and a will to work things out, which then cause the separation or disunion of a family. Any time that something is believed to not be repairable in...

  38. reflection of nursing

    minded and tolerant which I will have work on during my training. My other strengths that will be needed in caring for the patients is to be energetic, patience, having a good sense of humour, be Determined and trustworthy. It is my aim as a Health care assistant to improve on the quality of life for the patient...

  39. story of an hour and the color purple literature questions

    people asked her to do. She was really scared to her husband, Mr. Johnson. She did not have the power and strength to fight her husband and she just be patience to live her life. 2) How they choose to manage their dilemma? Mrs. Mallard keep thinking positively to manage her dilemma. She thinks about...

  40. Rov Intro

    conclusion, this project was a little tricky but with a bit of patience, I was able to manage to pull it off okay and ended up with a decent grade. I would say this was a great learning experience towards bread boarding and multisim. I learned that patience is a virtue because this project took me about 2 weeks...

  41. Yearbook Essay

    yearbook staff, are here to capture those memories and preserve them for a lifetime. Every year a small, elite group of students dedicate their time, patience, and skills to provide a book that contains their high school career. Many students don’t understand the effort that is required to make a book that...

  42. The Act of Study

    must find the deeper meaning behind the text, explore different viewpoints by “giving” and “receiving” ideas from the text, and by learning to have patience and commitment. In order to grasp the true meaning of a passage, one must look past the surface (even though it may be tedious). When I was studying...

  43. Whatever Happen to Patience?

    impatient, and it has been around for a long time. There is nothing new about people losing their patience while stuck in traffic or waiting in line. What of you are the woman who does not have the patience to work with people who are not as fast or as smart as you are? Or the man who when waiting for...

  44. My Positive Learning Experiences

    reading and writing .The technique she used was patience trying to help someone stop reading and spelling backwards has to be hard but she was really patience with me and that’s what made this both a memorable and positive learning experience .I think patience is the key to teaching another anything and...

  45. Nursing Ethnographic Essay

    this is a unique opportunity, but it is not for everyone. A special person with qualities such as empathy, compassion, intelligence, and above all patience should only apply. The skills and knowledge they attain as they plan to become a nurse are highly marketable and portable. Nurses can choose one area...

  46. Motivational Messages

    CANDLE SIZES MAY VARY BUT THEY GIVE THE SAME BRIGHTNESS. IT IS NOT THE MATTER OF OUR POSITION OR SIZE. IT IS OUR ABILITY THAT SHINES, THE ART OF PATIENCE IS NOT MUCH ABOUT HOW LONG ONE CAN WAIT. BUT IT IS ABOUT HOW ONE BEHAVES WHILE WAITING. FIRST THEY NEGLECT YOU, AFTER THEY COMMENT U THEN AFTER...

  47. Old Man W/ Enormous Wings Analytical Summary

    the people are looking at him like he is the main attraction at a circus, and his patience and calmness only frustrates the people. Marquez could be implying that patience is a miracle because so many people lack patience. Marquez also touches upon the point of jealousy. Some people believe that jealousy...

  48. Active Listening

    scientist which I don’t have chance to communicate with lot of different people. Even if I speak to a person, I found myself doesn’t have the patience to hear other people saying and always jump from subject to subject, therefore I have had a poor focusing skills. In some extends I have a poor body...

  49. Why I Want to Teach? - Essay

    teachers I loved and teachers I hated not because of them as individuals but how they taught. What did the teachers I loved have that the others did not? Patience, understanding and the ability to communicate in a way I could understand. In my opinion a passion to teach, is the most important characteristic...

  50. The Winner Takes It All

    roars to terrify and intimidate an adversary and uses its claws to tear apart. I was particularly impressed at the tact, intelligence, skill, speed, patience and strength these animals display in hunting for food. On the other hand if the hunter becomes wounded or weak from an attack or old age, it becomes...

  51. 3 Keys in a Long Lasting Relationship

    dates, to make one last long we need much more that only that. A successful relationship must have equally divided the three portions of respect, patience, and communication. Without these three factors we are entitled to a complete failure in our love life. One who does not respect his or her partner...

  52. Hemingway

    without having to explicitly point them out. These differences are age, loneliness, sadness and patience. It is no coincidence that the youthful waiter is the one in a hurry to close the café. His lack of patience for an old and lonely man is not only disrespectful, but it is sad. Hemingway writes the story...

  53. An American View

    as Americans no longer have the ambition nor patience that we once had many years ago. I believe that we lost our sense of pride, ambition and patience over the years for many reasons. Some of the main causes that I believe us as Americans lost our patience, pride and ambition is because of technology...

  54. Patience and Perseverance

    Patience and Perseverance Do you ever feel like you want to give up? I do sometimes, but I also keep on trying.This is called perseverance. Perseverance will always help you; now and in the future. To me perseverance means to not give up in spite of difficulty. My example of perseverance in my...

  55. PSYCH 515 Week 2 DQ 6

    see a lot by just looking". Mindfulness involves more than present-centered awareness. It involves a certain set of attitudes such as acceptance, patience, gentleness, openness, non-judgement, and non-striving. The "non-striving" attitude is challenging for many people because most of us have been taught...

  56. Interview with Ece Worker

    are happy to see her, and she knows she important" although she loves her job there are circumstances where it gets really hard to have the patience to put up with the children. She said out of all the age groups she likes the preschool age the most. I told her how i came into this field, and...

  57. Things Fall Apart

    not the one you wanted to confront with a dilemma. He had no respect for men who were lazy and did not wish to work. “He had no patience with unsuccessful men. He had no patience with his father” (4). He ends up killing himself so that he and his clan do not get viewed as weak. In this book, as you can...

  58. Patience Is Key by Abba Tafida

    Patience is a key. Patience is more of a necessity than just an option. It is a key, a key to all doors in life. Patience is forbearance, patience is endurance, patience is perseverance and patience is a virtue. Patience is a quality in humans that is lacked by many, possessed by few and chased...

  59. physicians

    Physicians It takes a lot to be a physician. Many skills are needed such as compassion, dexterity, patience, and much more. It also requires a very demanding education, and you also have to deal with various situation. Physicians also have to work fulltime. Despise the disadvantages , why do...

  60. Oral Health Education Case Study

    patients booked in and needed to uses the surgery herself. Self reflection During the sessions I have learned to have more patience with myself and my ability to teach others. I have also learned not to assume things about patients i.e.; their knowledge. ...