Patience

Bahá’u’lláh defines "the course that is praiseworthy" as "the exercise of patience"

Bahá’u’lláh, The Kitáb-i-Aqdas, p. 210

God, verily, loveth those women and men who

show forth patience.

Bahá’u’lláh, The Kitáb-i-Aqdas, p. 43

Great is the honor destined by God for those poor who are steadfast in patience. By My life! There is no honor, except what God may please to bestow, that can compare to this honor. Great is the blessedness awaiting the poor that endure patiently and conceal their sufferings.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 202

He, verily, rewardeth beyond measure them that endure with patience.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gems of Divine Mysteries, p. 71

I recognize that Thou hast afflicted them for no other purpose except to proclaim Thy Cause, and to enable them to ascend into the heaven of Thine eternity and the precincts of Thy court, yet Thou knowest full well the frailty of some of them, and art aware of their impatience in their sufferings.

Bahá’u’lláh, Prayers and Meditations by Bahá’u’lláh, p. 157

It behooveth whosoever hath set his face towards the Most Sublime Horizon to cleave tenaciously unto the cord of patience, and to put his reliance in God, the Help in Peril, the Unconstrained.

Bahá’u’lláh, Epistle to the Son of the Wolf, p. 98