What little patience he had was waning fast.
Just exercise a little caution, have patience, good equipment and lots of common sense.
There was a limit to his patience, and she had crossed it.
Gabriel gave her a harried look, one that said his patience was at an end.
She didn't have the patience or interest to be a real personal assistant.
War disrupts this, and people will have little patience for it if there is not an extremely compelling reason for it.
One of them is the precious science of patience, which teaches us that we should take our education as we would take a walk in the country, leisurely, our minds hospitably open to impressions of every sort.
Finally, his patience wore thin.
Fred asked, his patience hitting the wall.
Darian was too intense to appear relaxed, but he was waiting with a predator's patience to see what she'd do.
I never had patience to arrange more than five or six groups at a time.
His long life enabled him to perfect the organization of Methodism and to inspire his preachers and people with his own ideals, while he had conquered opposition by unwearying patience and by close adherence to the principles which he sought to teach.
Patience and time are my warriors, my champions, thought Kutuzov.
He had certainly shown patience for her recovery after Alexia died – even when she was being unreasonable.
This procrastinator Kutuzov, whose motto was "Patience and Time," this enemy of decisive action, gave battle at Borodino, investing the preparations for it with unparalleled solemnity.
She wasn't good at handling drama; Evelyn had always been like a perfect older sister, capable of patience and listening.
Jackson groaned, "Again, no patience here."
It took a pot and a half of coffee and a lot of patience before Dean learned just how complicated the Scranton excursion and return trip had been.
The old countess, waiting for the return of her husband and son, sat playing patience with the old gentlewoman who lived in their house.
For that, not storming and attacking but patience and time are wanted.
Near the end of her patience trapped in the tiny box of a spacecraft, she shot up when she felt the familiar pressure of them descending.
Patience had never been his strong suit, but he felt certain if he didn't give this woman the space she needed, she would be gone.
He had neither the patience nor the tact for managing loquacious parliamentary pedants.
Lest I try the patience of my readers, I will offer, in no particular order, forty-three that seem most worthy.
Nicholas sighed, bit his mustache, and laid out the cards for a patience, trying to divert his mother's attention to another topic.
When Pierre and his wife entered the drawing room the countess was in one of her customary states in which she needed the mental exertion of playing patience, and so--though by force of habit she greeted him with the words she always used when Pierre or her son returned after an absence: High time, my dear, high time!
At the end of her patience, she rose.
"You're trying my patience," he growled.
She pulled onto the crowded street and drove with barely contained patience through the residential areas before flooring the car when she reached the highway.
At this the patience of the Jews was exhausted.
The countess was sitting with her companion Belova, playing grand- patience as usual, when Pierre and Natasha came into the drawing room with parcels under their arms.
"Darian," Dusty said with patience he didn't quite feel.
He gave her a look that said he didn't have all the patience in the world then pulled her arm free again.
Gabriel was waiting with the patience of Death, though he'd started to tense, indicating his guard was going up once more.
I.m losing patience with you, my pet.
Warriors were known for their patience and control, but he sensed this woman would test both.
"You're trying my patience, woman," he said.
Having been raised to serve his dhjan within the boundaries imposed on him, Ne'Rin would have little patience with one who trounced the boundaries that should have been emplaced upon her.
Fred ignored the question and sat at the table, his patience expired.
Occasionally a little breeze puffed in but it was more of an annoyance than a help, scattering papers and patience in a hot breath of sweat and exhaust.
Patience wasn't his strong suit and Mrs. Lincoln and jazz music somehow weren't sufficient evening entertainment.
Xander handled the star-struck woman with amusement she expected and patience she didn't.
But those who have the will and the patience to surmount them will find their trouble well repaid.
During his father's lifetime he had greatly distinguished himself by his administration of Transylvania, then a wilderness, which, with incredible patience and energy, he colonized and christianized.
His pretensions and his haughty dictatorial manner at last exhausted the tsar's patience, and he was formally deposed and exiled to a monastery.
The agitation for the completely separate organization of the Hungarian army, and for the substitution of Magyar for German in words of command in Hungarian regiments, broke down the patience of the emperor, tenacious of his pr.~rogative as supreme war lord of the common aIlny.
As one of those who fear the Lord in truth and in patience, he looks forward to the punishment of all sinners who oppress the righteous and profane the sanctuary.
Yet he persevered: "Travailler, travailler toujours" was his motto, and his patience was rewarded by results which have not merely rendered his name immortal, but have benefited humanity in a way and to a degree for which no one could have ventured to hope.
Josephine retired to her private abode, Malmaison, where her patience and serenity won the admiration of all who saw her.
Gallatin worked at his new task with his usual industry, tact and patience, but the results were meagre, although an open breach on the delicate question of the north-east boundary of the United States was avoided by referring it to the arbitration of the king of the Netherlands.
His patience won him many friends; and when he and his companions remained in prison while the other prisoners managed to escape, their conduct excited much admiration.
The extraordinary patience requisite to a successful termination of such an analysis can only be adequately realized by actual research; an idea may be obtained from Crookes's Select Methods in Analysis.
Richard had her put to public penance, but the people pitied her for her loveliness and womanly patience; her husband was dead, and now in poverty and disgrace she became a prisoner in London.
During the whole time between their rise and the passing of the Toleration Act 1689, the Quakers were the object of almost continuous persecution which they endured with extraordinary constancy and patience; they insisted on the duty of meeting openly in time of persecution, declining to hold secret assemblies for worship as other Nonconformists were doing.
Speaking next day at a luncheon given in his honour, answering critics who alleged that with more time and patience on the part of Great Britain war might have been avoided, he asserted that what they were asked to "conciliate" was "panoplied hatred, insensate ambition, invincible ignorance."
(9) Exhortation to Patience, or to the Newly Baptized.
God answers by demanding patience, and by declaring that the righteous shall live by his faithfulness (ii.
But it was not long before their worst fears with regard to the Boers began to be realized, and their patience was once more severely taxed.
He was, moreover, assailed with great violence by a powerful section of the English press, while the large number of minute details with which he had to deal in connexion with proposed changes in the French tariff, involved a tax on his patience and industry which would have daunted a less resolute man But there was one source of embarrassment greater than all the rest.
The conference at Vienna revealed the irreconcilable difference within the ministry; but it revealed also something more - the determination of the emperor Francis Joseph, if pressed beyond the limits of his patience, to appeal again to the non-Magyar Hungarians against the Magyar chauvinists.
Each day Miss Sullivan went to the classes with me and spelled into my hand with infinite patience all that the teachers said.
He was always gentle and forbearing, no matter how dull I might be, and believe me, my stupidity would often have exhausted the patience of Job.
"Lise!" said Prince Andrew dryly, raising his voice to the pitch which indicates that patience is exhausted.
But believe me, my dear boy, there is nothing stronger than those two: patience and time, they will do it all.
"If this patience comes out," he said to himself after shuffling the cards, holding them in his hand, and lifting his head, "if it comes out, it means... what does it mean?"
She finished her game of patience and only then examined the presents.
Then it is beautiful to observe with what patience, sweetness, and perseverance Helen endeavours to bring the unruly fingers of her little friend into proper position.
Cromwell had no patience with formal pedantry of this sort; and in point of strict legality "The Rump" of the Long Parliament had little better title to authority than the officers who expelled it from the House.
Kris and Kiki both looked towards the sky when the thunder began. They'd both given their jackets to Hannah, whose step was growing slower the farther they went into the jungle. Kiki muttered but didn't openly bitch, probably knowing Kris had no patience for anyone insulting his mate.
Yet it is said, on good authority, that Nitzsch had the patience so to manipulate the skins of many rare species that he was able to ascertain the characters of their pterylosis by the inspection of their inside only, without in any way damaging them for the ordinary purpose of a museum.