Taken at the Brooklyn Museum
My mother says “Patience Comes With Age”.
I’ll change it a bit and say “Patience Comes With Practice”.
I had to make a conscious decision to be patient. My impatience resulted in awful encounters with people I loved and cared about as well as with strangers.
Of course, I still get aggravated and end up saying things I wish I hadn’t but I’ve improved considerably and my life is better for it.
Sometimes all that’s needed is a bit of self awareness and everything else falls into place.