“Patience” é um single de rock acústico e folk rock, da banda norte americana Guns N’ Roses composta por Izzy Stradlin e Axl Rose. A canção se tornou um grande hit mundial. Ela dura 5:56 min e seu significado é “paciência”. Uma das suas principais características é o assobio ritmado do vocalista Axl Rose e o uso de três guitarras acústicas. Foi a música mais tocada nas rádios de todo o mundo em 1989, ficando em quarto lugar no Billboard Hot 100. Faz parte do álbum G N’ R Lies lançado em 1988.
One, two, one, two, three, four Shed a tear cause I'm missing you I'm still alright to smile Girl, I think about you every day now Was a time when I wasn't sure But you set my mind at easy There is no doubt you're in my heart now Said, woman, take it slow And it'll work itself out fine All we need is just a little patience Said, sugar, make it slow And we'll come together fine All we need is just a little patience Patience I sit here on the stairs Cause I'd rather be alone If I can't have you right now I'll wait, dear Sometimes I get so tense But I can't speed up the time But you know, love, there's one more thing to consider Said, woman, take it slow And things will be just fine You and I'll just use a little patience Said, sugar, take the time 'Cause the lights are shining bright You and I've got what it takes to make it We won't fake it Oh, I'll never break it Cause I can't take it Little patience, mhh yeah Need a little patience, mhh yeah Just a little patience, mhh yeah Some more patience I've been walking the streets tonight (yeah) Just trying to get it right (Need some patience) It's hard to see with so many around(yeah) You know, I don't like being stuck in the crowd (Could use some patience) And the streets don't change but, baby, the names(yeah) I ain't got time for the game (Gotta have some patience) 'Cause I need you, yeah(yeah) Yeah, but I need you (All it takes is patience, yeah) Oh, I need you (Just a little patience) Oh, I need you (Is all you need) Oh, this time