Quotes of Composure

“ When I joined the Tour I studied the best players to see what they did that I didn't do. I came to the conclusion that the successful players had the Three Cs: Confidence, Composure, Concentration. ”

- Bob Toski

“ I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end. ”

- Margaret Thatcher

“ Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake. ”

- Victor Hugo

“ With love and patience, nothing is impossible. ”

- Daisaku Ikeda

“ What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless. ”

- Ovid

“ Who can be patient in extremes? ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Smiling always with a never fading serenity of countenance, and flourishing in an immortal youth. ”

- Isaac Barrow

“ Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box, and to win, you have to score. ”

- Horace

“ Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you have to score. ”

- Bobby Hull

“ Nothing baffles the schemes of evil people so much as the calm composure of great souls. ”

- Gabriel Riqueti Mirabeau

“ He that would govern others, first should be the master of himself. ”

- Philip Massinger

“ I am indeed a king because I know how to rule myself. ”

- Pietro Aretino

“ The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books. ”

- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“ He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down and without walls. ”

- Taylor Caldwell

“ Ah, men do not know how much strength is in poise that he goes the farthest who goes far enough. ”

- James Russell Lowell

“ We need to be aware of the suffering, but retain our clarity, calmness and strength so we can help transform the situation. ”

- Thich Nhat Hanh

“ A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of his inheritance may drive him to despair. ”

- Niccolo Machiavelli

“ To think's audacity. God only has that right and privilege. Thinking is, or ought to be, a coolness and a calmness; and our poor hearts throb, and our poor brains beat too much for that. ”

- Herman Melville

“ Time, that aged nurse,Rocked me to patience. ”

- John Keats

“ Arjuna said: O Krishna, You have said that yoga of meditation is characterized by the equanimity (of mind), but, due to restlessness of mind I do not perceive the steady state of mind. ”

- Bhagavad Gita

“ It's going to take a certain man for me to ever get involved with, because he'll have to realize I don't have two children, I have three. Tommy is always going to always be a part of my life. ”

- Pamela Anderson

“ The patience of the hunter is always greater than that of the prey. ”

- Traditional Saying

“ Genius is only patience. ”

- George Louis Leclerc de Buffon

“ Dont back down just to keep the peace. Standing up for your beliefs builds self-confidence and self-esteem. ”

- Oprah Winfrey

“ Rule by patience, Laughing Water! ”

- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“ For he who has no tranquility there is no concentration. ”

- Bhagavad Gita

“ Lord grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to hide the bodies of those people I had to kill because they pissed me off. ”

- Unknown

“ The final wisdom of life requires not the annulment of incongruity but the achievement of serenity within and above it. ”

- Reinhold Niebuhr

“ Patience is the art of concealing your impatience. ”

- Guy Kawasaki

“ My three Ps: passion, patience, perseverance. You have to do this if you've got to be a filmmaker. ”

- Robert Wise
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