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Boredom

Boredom baffles the brightest brains.

HIPPO YAWN - Khwai River, Okavango, Botswana
HIPPO YAWN – Khwai River, Okavango, Botswana

Quotes to consider:

“Boredom: the desire for desires” – Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

“Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need” – Voltaire

“The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.” – Ellen Parr

“Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, that nothing is.” – Thomas S. Szasz Continue reading

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Patience

The rewards of patience far outweigh the pain.

TORTOISE - Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, South Africa
TORTOISE – Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, South Africa

Quotes to consider:

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” – Saint Augustine

“He that can have Patience, can have what he will” – Benjamin Franklin

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

“Patience and fortitude conquer all things” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Follow your heart, but be quiet for a while first. Ask questions, then feel the answer. Learn to trust your heart.” – Unknown Continue reading

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