Waiting with hope is very difficult, but true patience is expressed when we must even wait for hope. I will have reached the point of greatest strength once I have learned to wait for hope.
Men ask for a rainbow in the cloud; but I would ask more from Thee. I would be, in my cloud, myself a rainbow—a minister to others’ joy. My patience will be perfect when it can work in the vineyard
We conquer – not in any brilliant fashion – we conquer by continuing.
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- Anthony de Mello Indian-born American Theologian
- Conyers Middleton English Clergyman
- Karl Barth Swiss Protestant Theologian
- Johann Jacob Zimmermann German Nonconformist Theologian