Thursday , 19 October 2017

Tag Archives: patience

Practicing Patience

I am never surprised anymore when the universe delivers me the exact medicine I need at the perfect timing; it’s just how it is when you are aware! But this past weekend has to have been one of the most powerful evidence of this yet. I have been interested in the way of the Shaman for a while and so ... Read More »

Replacing ‘Sorry’ With Thank You: Positive Patience

thank you for your patience

“Thank you for your patience” has been a more common expression these days, replacing the “Sorry for the Wait”, which probably aggravated a few people over time. The Macquarie Dictionary says ‘Patience’ is ‘calm and uncomplaining endurance’. It is to have a sense of ‘calmness in waiting; have patience a little longer’. When we use the word ‘sorry’ it is ... Read More »

Podcast – Patience in the Healing Journey with Hayley Wallace

Patience and the Healing Journey

In this edition of Connections & Conversations, THE Rural Woman Founder Rebel Black talks with Hayley Wallace about patience and her healing journey. They explore questions including: * what does patience mean to you? * tell me more about what you are passionate about? * you healed yourself from cancer in 9 weeks, relatively speedy in terms of real time, but ... Read More »

The Dalai Lama On Patience


“The practice of patience guards us against losing our presence of mind. It enables us to remain undisturbed, even when the situation is really difficult. It gives us a certain amount of inner peace, which allows us some self-control, so that we can choose to respond to situations in an appropriate and compassionate manner, rather than being driven by our ... Read More »

Delayed Gratification


Until recently, I haven’t ever been very good at delaying gratification; but I realised that part of what was holding me back in life was my impatience and my negative mindset about it and so I started to work on it. Good things come to those who wait You see I always saw delayed gratification as DENIAL or feared that ... Read More »



Patience is quiet hope and faithfulness that things will turn out right. We trust the process of life, we are not hasty, we do not rush or allow ourselves to be overcome by pressure. Patience helps us to endure things we cannot control with a peaceful heart. We respond to mistakes or delays not with judgement but with gentleness. We ... Read More »

Veruca Salt Syndrome

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“I want it NOW Daddy” Have you ever found yourself uttering these kinds of statements to yourself (outloud or inside your head) or others? Has the inner demander ever come out to play – and to sabotage you from getting you what you really want? I know mine has! I have always thought of myself as an incredibly impatient person; ... Read More »

If HOW Worked


I just love Brene Brown and her work on shame and vulnerability; her teaching has struck me often and brings me home regularly. But it was a quote I heard her speak in The Power Of Vulnerability talks (audible) that really got me thinking. She said: “If how worked we wouldn’t be the most obese, in debt, addicted, medicated adults in ... Read More »

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