Patience can be difficult to master, especially in this face paced world where we are expected to produce at a faster and faster rate. It is no longer acceptable to wait for a letter to be delivered, we expect an email sent one second to be available to the reader in the very next second.
Patience: (according to Wiki) endurance under difficult circumstances, which can mean persevering in the face of delay or provocation without acting on negative annoyance/anger; or exhibiting forbearance when under strain, especially when faced with longer-term difficulties.
When we are challenged with mastering a skill, sometimes all it takes is to reframe the situation. We talk a lot about reframing situations in therapy, but it takes practice and it take recognition of those situations. In this video a father helps his son to see a situation through a young boys eyes. It is a beautiful example of how to reframe a situation and learn how to show patience.