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Wait For Him Quotes


"Maybe we should wait....wait for him to kill another five or six, huh?" - Darren Shan

"Jews wait for the Lord, Protestants sing hymns to him, Catholics say mass and eat him." - Walker Percy

"God aims to exalt Himself by working for those who wait for Him." - John Piper

"The tiger can't change his spots. No, wait, he did! Good for him!" - Jack Handey

"Two messengers covered with dust come to bid me fly, but I wait for him." - Dolley Madison

"Never wait for trouble." - Chuck Yeager

"Perhaps you will have to spend hours on your knees or upon your face before the throne. Never mind. Wait. God will do great things for you if you will wait for Him. Yield to Him. Cooperate with Him." - John Smith

"If we wait for the needy to walk through our church doors, we may wait a long time. God doesn't wait for people to come to Him. He goes to them." - Beth Moore

"Really, a young Atheist cannot guard his faith too carefully. Dangers lie in wait for him on every side." - C S Lewis

"Man is not going to wait passively for millions of years before evolution offers him a better brain." - Corneliu E. Giurgea

"We have to save the world," I reminded him. He reached for me. "The world can wait. I can't." - Karen Marie Moning

"I am sure that God keeps no one waiting unless he sees that it is good for him to wait." - C S Lewis

"I lost everyone I loved," I tell him. I wait for him to look at me, and then I add, "The day I met you." - Lauren Destefano

"We must support as much as possible the child's desires for activity; not wait on him, but educate him to be independent." - Maria Montessori

"Dogs wait for us faithfully." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Wait for the appointed hour." - Iamblichus

"Just wait and see, Charlie Brown. I'll see the Great Pumpkin. I'll SEE the Great Pumpkin! Just you wait, Charlie Brown. The Great Pumpkin will appear and I'll be waiting for him..." - Charles M Schulz

"Wait until you see him up on a horse" - Linda Lael Miller

"Everything comes to him who knows how to wait." - Wolfgang Pauli

"All things come round to him who will but wait." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"All things come round to him who will but wait." - Henry Wadsworth Longfello

"With regard to precipitous heights, if you are beforehand with your adversary, you should occupy the raised and sunny spots, and there wait for him to come up." - Sun Tzu

"He that is impatient, and cannot wait on God for a mercy, will not easily submit to Him in a denial." - William Gurnall

"Neither a wise man or a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him." - Dwight D Eisenhower

"Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him." - Dwight D Eisenhower

"Waiting is a period of learning. The longer we wait, the more we hear about him for whom we are waiting." - Henri Nouwen

"The modern fairy tale ending is the reverse of the traditional one: A woman does not wait for Prince Charming to bring her happiness; she lives happily ever after only by refusing to wait for him - or by actually rejecting him. It is those who persist in hoping for a Prince Charming who are setting themselves up for disillusionment and unhappiness." - Susan Faludi

"An aging writer has the not insignificant satisfaction of a shelf of books behind him that, as they wait for their ideal readers to discover them, will outlast him for a while." - John Updike

"Will you wait for me forever?" - Haruki Murakami

"Don't wait for change. You change." - Earl Nightingale

"Stay cool, and wait for opportunity." - Tibor Fischer

"While we wait for life, life passes" - Seneca the Younger

"The world will not wait for us." - Bob Hawke

"Stop squandering yourself, child. Wait for love." - Laini Taylor

"I wait for death and journalists." - Jeanne Calment

"Time and tide wait for no man." - Geoffrey Chaucer

"I just can't wait for the future." - Amanda Seyfried

"Jealousy does not wait for reasons." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The Trump critics are legion, and they want him to fail, and my best advice is to just not listen to any of that and wait for Trump to be inaugurated and wait for this stuff to take off. He's gonna need you to continue to support him, folks." - Rush Limbaugh

"Rest in the Lord; wait patiently for him. In Hebrew, Be silent to God, and let him mould thee. Keep still, and He will mould thee to the right shape." - Martin Luther

"Cupid is a casuist, a mystic, and a cabalist, - Can your lurking thought surprise, And interpret your device,... All things wait for and divine him, - How shall I dare to malign him?" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Therefore, whether the desire for prayer is on you or not, get to your closet at the set time; shut yourself in with God; wait upon Him; seek His face; realize Him; pray." - Robert Forman Horton

"Rest in the Lord; wait patiently for Him. In Hebrew, "Be silent in God, and let Him mould thee." Keep still, and He will mould thee to the right shape." - Martin Luther

"When Duty comes a-knocking at your gate, Welcome him in; for if you bid him wait, He will depart only to come once more And bring seven other duties to your door." - Edwin Markham

"To love life and men as God loves them - for the sake of their infinite possibilities, to wait like Him, to judge like Him, without passing judgment, to obey the order when it is given and never look back." - Dag Hammarskjold

"Cupid is a casuist, a mystic, and a cabalist,- Can your lurking thought surprise, And interpret your device, . . . . All things wait for and divine him,- How shall I dare to malign him?" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"As you submit your wills to God, you are giving Him the only thing you can actually give Him that is really yours to give. Don't wait too long to find the altar or to begin to place the gift of your wills upon it! No need to wait for a receipt; the Lord has His own special ways of acknowledging." - Neal A Maxwell

"Long ago, men went to sea, and women waited for them, standing on the edge of the water, scanning the horizon for the tiny ship. Now I wait for Henry. He vanishes unwillingly, without warning. I wait for him. Each moment that I wait feels like a year, an eternity. Each moment is as slow and transparent as glass. Through each moment I can see infinite moments lined up, waiting. Why has he gone where I cannot follow?" - Audrey Niffenegger

"Why wait for Death to mow? why wait for Death to sow us in the ground?" - Hilda Doolittle

"Wait for it, wait for it! Anticipation is half the fun, So I've been told..." - Phil Collins

"If you wait for tomorrow, tomorrow comes. If you don't wait for tomorrow, tomorrow comes." - Anonymous

"Wait for it, wait for it! Anticipation is half the fun. So I've been told..." - Phil Collins

"A free theologian works in communication with other theologians...He waits for them and asks them to wait for him. Our sadly lacking yet indispensable theological co-operation depends directly or indirectly on whether or not we are wiling to wait for one another, perhaps lamenting, yet smiling with tears in our eyes." - Karl Barth

"Today, Iraq is an immediate danger to our nation. This time, we cannot wait. We cannot wait for Saddam Hussein to take a devastating action or to transfer a weapon of mass destruction to someone else who will. After September 11th, it is simply no longer an option to sit back and contemplate an enemy - one with a stated intent to harm us, a track record and the means, and just wait for him to strike in order to protect ourselves." - Richard Armitage

"When we surrender to His timing, He does mighty things in and for us, according to His will and His timing. God acts on behalf of those who wait for Him." - Charles Stanley

"I have always really liked Tom Jones and I can't wait to see him in action. One thing is for sure, I would rather be singing for a living than getting punched on the head." - Ricky Hatton

"Everything else can wait, but the search for God cannot wait." - George Harrison

"It's fine to wait for an appropriate time, but it's inappropriate to wait forever." - Ron Kaufman

"We usually learn to wait only when we have no longer anything to wait for." - Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

"Men love to trust God (as they profess) for what they have in their hands, in possession, or what lies in an easy view; place their desires afar off, carry their accomplishment behind the clouds out of their sight, interpose difficulties and perplexities - their hearts are instantly sick. They cannot wait for God; they do not trust Him, nor ever did. Would you have the presence of God with you? Learn to wait quietly for the salvation you expect from Him." - Owen Wilson

"Work for immortality if you will: then wait for it." - J. G. Holland

"Wait without thought, for you are not ready for thought." - T S Eliot

"The artist will have had his revenge for being made to wait, A revenge not only necessary but right and clever- Simply to leave him out of the scene forever." - Donald Justice

"(1) Never give anything away for nothing. (2) Never give more than you have to give (always catch the buyer hungry and always make him wait). (3) Always take everything back if you possibly can." - William S Burroughs

"How terrible would it be to just wait there pathetically alone for him never to show up?" Eudoxia's expression grew more serious. "That's what you're doing anyway, my dear." - Ann Brashares

"If God does not give you something you ask for, wait on Him. He will speak with you tenderly and sympathetically about the matter until you yourself understand that He cannot grant your prayer." - Ole Hallesby

"Do we eagerly long for the coming of Christ? Or do we want him to wait while our love affair with the world runs its course? That is the question that tests the authenticity of faith." - John Piper

"1. Never give anything away for nothing. 2. Never give more than you have to (always catch the buyer hungry and always make him wait). 3. Always take back everything if you possibly can." - William S Burroughs

"I find my Lord Jesus cometh not in the precise way that I lay wait for Him. He hath a manner of His own. Oh, how high are His ways above my ways" - Samuel Rutherford

"If a man wants to be romantically involved with you, he tries to kiss you. That's the entire story, and if he doesn't kiss you, there is never a reason to wait around for him." - Curtis Sittenfeld

"Given that Mr. Kerry is clearly exaggerating what happened to minority voters in the 2000 election in Florida, maybe we should wait for him to provide evidence of what he is alleging in 2004." - John Fund

"All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one by a simple act of will but must wait until what he believes to be a good idea for a work comes to him." - W H Auden

"Often, though, the passivity of the woman's role weighs on me, suffocates me. Rather than wait for his pleasure, I would like to take it, to run wild. Is it that which pushes me into lesbianism? It terrifies me. Do women act thus? Does June go to Henry when she wants him? Does she mount him? Does she wait for him? He guides my inexperienced hands. It is like a forest fire, to be with him. New places of my body are aroused and burnt. He is incendiary. I leave him in an unquenchable fever." - Anais Nin

"Finished, it's finished, nearly finished, it must be nearly finished. Grain upon grain, one by one, and one day, suddenly, there's a heap, a little heap, the impossible heap. I can't be punished any more. I'll go now to my kitchen, ten feet by ten feet by ten feet, and wait for him to whistle me. Nice dimensions, nice proportions, I'll lean on the table, and look at the wall, and wait for him to whistle me." - Samuel Beckett

"Missionary zeal does not grow out of intellectual beliefs, nor out of theological arguments, but out of love. If I do not love a person I am not moved to help him by proofs that he is in need; if I do love him, I wait for no proof of a special need to urge me to help him." - Roland Allen

"I was a huge fan of Lance Armstrong. The only way that they caught him using doping was through a criminal investigation where they got all of his teammates who did the exact same thing that he did and got away with it to rat him out in exchange for their own immunity. The byproduct of that was that he had passed 500 anti-doping controls clean. So I'm going, "Wait, wait, wait. It's not, 'What's wrong with Lance Armstrong?' What's wrong with this system that was thoroughly ineffective to catch someone cheating for the last 15 years?"" - Bryan Fogel

"I am the King's Fool. He is the King-In-Wating. Let him wait." - Robin Hobb

"Everything comes in time to him who knows how to wait." - Leo Tolstoy

"Simply wait upon Him. So doing, we shall be directed, supplied, protected, corrected, and rewarded." - Vance Havner

"All comes at the proper time to him who knows how to wait." - Vincent de Paul

"Don't wait to make your son a great man - make him a great boy." - Anonymous

"She would be ready, but she would always make him wait." - Ray Davies

"Don't wait to make your son a great man - make him a great boy." - Unknown

"The joy of poetry is that it will wait for you. Novels don't wait for you. Characters change. But poetry will wait. I think it's the greatest art." - Sonia Sanchez

"My beautiful son... I can't wait to see his face, hug him, and spend time with him." - Jencarlos Canela

"To wait on God is to live a life of desire toward Him, delight in Him, dependence on Him, and devotedness to Him." - Matthew Henry

"Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them." - Orison Swett Marden

"Don't wait for inspiration. It comes while one is working." - Henri Matisse

"Everything comes too late for those who only wait." - Elbert Hubbard

"To avoid doing anything, wait for the right circumstances." - Mason Cooley

"But one doesn't wait for a revolution. One becomes it." - Carl Safina

"I stare out the window and wait for spring," - Rogers Hornsby

"Why wait for a call when you have a command?" - Robert Hughes

"The truth can wait, for it lives a long life." - Arthur Schopenhauer

"I can wait for you longer. Because you have arrived." - Antonio Porchia

"We have had a long wait for democracy." - Chen Shui-bian

"Don't let your life wait for other people." - Martin Niemoller

"If you have time don't wait for time." - Benjamin Franklin

"Don't wait for someone to enable you to make something." - Desiree Akhavan

"Start writing sooner. Don't wait for permission. Don't hesitate." - Robin Hobb

"I'd wait forever for you, as long as you're mine." - Sylvia Day

"Don't wait for a Guru. Your life is your Guru." - Krishna Das

"Wait for the fruit to fall into your hand." - Pam Muņoz Ryan

"We wait always for something that does not come." - Ernest Hemingway

"Don't wait for people to be kind, show them how." - Boonaa Mohammed

"Don't wait for permission to do something creative." - Ava Duvernay

"Don't wait for miracles, your whole life is a miracle." - Albert Einstein

"Wait for the wisest of all counselors, Time." - Pericles

"Do not wait for a reason to be happy." - Mason Cooley

"I'd rather chase the sun than wait for it." - Markus Zusak

"Never wait for tomorrow, what if tomorrow never comes?" - Elvis Presley

"Life and death do not wait for legal action." - Daphne Du Maurier

"Don't wait for someone else to validate you. Validate yourself." - Steven Pressfield

"Beyond myself, somewhere, I wait for my arrival." - Octavio Paz

"It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for." - Erich Maria Remarque

"Engineering is too important to wait for science." - Benoit Mandelbrot

"Well, we must wait for the future to show." - Virginia Woolf

"Don't wait for the right opportunity: create it." - George Bernard Shaw

"Time and tide and hookers wait for no man." - Rodney Dangerfield

"Do' wait for people to be kind, show them how." - Boonaa Mohammed

"During the night we must wait for the light." - Saint Francis De Sales

"If you're waiting for inspiration, you'll wait until you're dead." - Kurt Braunohler

"Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time." - Pericles

"Don't wait for the Last Judgment. It happens every day." - Albert Camus

"Don't wait for people to be friendly, show them how." - Anonymous

"I wait for the morning of my tears" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Wait for the last possible moment to make a decision." - Frank Partnoy

"Don't wait for the good woman. She doesn't exist." - Charles Bukowski

"I don't wait for inspiration. Writing is my job." - Gail Carson Levine

"For he who can wait, everything comes in time." - Francois Rabelais

"We have had a long wait for democracy." - Chen Shuibian

"Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Let the first impulse pass, wait for the second." - Baltasar Gracian

"I think some writers should wait for something to say." - Peter Orner

"We don't get paid for activity, just for being right. As to how long we'll wait, we'll wait indefinitely." - Warren Buffett

"Forget the threat of Hell's infernal flames. The true torture would condemn a man to wait and wait and wait - for an eternity" - Sharon Kay Penman

"Then I thought, boy, isn't that just typical? You wait and wait and wait for something, and then when it happens, you feel sad." - Sharon Creech

"We wait for the fulfillment of our desires. We wait with hope, apathy, resignation, belief. We become despondent, elated. We wait" - Frederick Lenz

"Stevenson had noble ideas-as did the young Franklin for that matter. But Stevenson felt that the way to implement them was to present himself as a thoughtful idealist and wait for the world to flock to him. He considered it below him, or wrong, to scramble out among the people and ask them what they wanted. Roosevelt grappled voters to him. Stevenson shied off from them. Some thought him too pure to desire power, though he showed ambition when it mattered." - Garry Wills

"A monster lies in wait in me,a stew of wounds and misery.But fiercer still in life and limb,the me that lies in wait in him" - Clive Barker

"But the way to overcome is by patience, forgiving and praying for your enemies, in doing whereof you heap coals upon their heads, and your Lord shall open a door to you in your trouble: wait upon Him, as the night watch waiteth for the morning. He will not tarry. Go up to your watch-tower, and come not down, but by prayer, and faith, and hope, wait on." - Samuel Rutherford

"God is bigger than time, dates, and appointments. He wants you to move through this day with a quiet heart, an inward assurance that He is in control, a peaceful certainty that your life is in His hands, a deep trust in His plan and purposes, and a thankful disposition, toward all that He allows. He wants you to put your faith in Him, not in a timetable. He wants you to wait on Him and wait for Him. In His perfect way He will put everything together, see to every detail... arrange every circumstance... and order every step to bring to pass what He has for you." - Roy Lessin

"It sounds plausible enough tonight, but wait until tomorrow. Wait for the common sense of the morning." - H G Wells

"If you're gonna wait for the universe to start making sense, you have a long wait ahead of you." - John Sheridan

"There is no good reason. Don't waste your life waiting for good reasons...You'll wait and wait." - Susan Minot

"But, come to think of it, there was no need to wait. Time travelers don't have to wait for anybody." - Jack Mcdevitt

"If you wait for the right time or the good times to start a business, you wait all your life." - Fran Tarkenton

"If the enemy is to be coerced, you must put him in a situation that is even more unpleasant than the sacrifice you call on him to make. The hardships of the situation must not be merely transient - at least not in appearance. Otherwise, the enemy would not give in, but would wait for things to improve." - Carl Von Clausewitz

"A man watches his pear-tree day after day, impatient for the ripening of the fruit. Let him attempt to force the process, and he may spoil both fruit and tree. But let him patiently wait, and the ripe pear at length falls into his lap." - Abraham Lincoln

"I feel very fortunate to have known James Salter, not very well, but I knew him over the years. Always, people would be talking, talking, talking, and after digging themselves into a deep enough hole, they would turn to Jim and wait for him to utter the single clarifying sentence." - David Salle



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