Patience means enduring, bearing, and resisting pain; suffering and difficulty; and dealing calmly with problems. 

Patience is the ability to endure difficult circumstances such as perseverance in the face of delay; tolerance of provocation without responding in annoyance/anger; or forbearance when under strain, especially when faced with longer-term difficulties. Patience is the level of endurance one can have before negativity.

Patience in Islam

Sabr Sabr (Arabic: صَبْرٌ‎) is “endurance” or more accurately “perseverance” and “persistence”.[1] Ṣabr is characterized as being one of the two parts of faith (the other being shukr).[2] It teaches to remain spirituallysteadfast, and to keep doing good actions in the personal and collective domain, specifically when facing opposition or encountering problems, setbacks, or unexpected and unwanted results.It is...

Would you Elaborate on the Saying

As required by His Name of the All Wise, the Almighty God placed in all things an arrangement like the steps of stairs. An impatient man does not act with slow deliberation, and so either skips some of the steps and falls, or leaves some deficient; he cannot mount to...

The Art of Living: Patience and Perseverance

The Art of Living: Patience and Perseverance How do you respond when “bad things” happen to you? When you experience disappointment or setbacks? When you are hurt by something someone said? When experiencing sorrow, we might be tempted to close in on ourselves. We might allow negative emotions to gnaw...

Tawwakul (Arabic Concept for Reliance)

Tawwakul (Arabic Concept for Reliance) Tawakkul (تَوَكُّل‎) in the Arabic language, is the word for the Islamic concept of reliance on God or “trusting in God’s plan”.[1] It is seen as “perfect trust in God and reliance on Him alone.”[2] It can also be referred to as God-consciousness.[2] In fact, the Qur’an speaks of the fact that success is...

Patience Is A Virtue

Patience Whether patience is a virtue? Objection 1. It seems that patience is not a virtue. For the virtues are most perfect in heaven, as Augustine says (De Trin. xiv). Yet patience is not there, since no evils have to be borne there, according to Isaiah 49:10 and Apocalypse 7:16,...

Patience

What Is Patience? Patience (or forbearance) is the ability to endure difficult circumstances such as perseverance in the face of delay; tolerance of provocation without responding in annoyance/anger; or forbearance when under strain, especially when faced with longer-term difficulties. Patience is the level of endurance one can have before negativity. It is...

Of Patience

Chapter 1. Of Patience Generally; And Tertullian’s Own Unworthiness to Treat of It I fully confess unto the Lord God that it has been rash enough, if not even impudent, in me to have dared compose a treatise on Patience, for practising which I am all unfit, being a man...

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