Patience is a virtue.
Any time spent thinking about it will tell you that there is very little wrong with being able to be patient.
It appears as if there is a tendency for each generation to lose a little patience as we move forward through time, and this is partly due to the unflinching advance of technology.
However, there are huge advantages in being able to restrain our immediate thoughts and feeling, and taking the time to consider things before taking action.
- We increase our chances of reacting correctly.
- We don’t fall for common traps and fallacies.
- We allow for Reason to step in and take control.