Mills of God grind slowly
(The). “Dii pedes lanatos habent ” (Petronius). Vengeance may be delayed, but it will come when least expected.
The mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceeding small; Though with patience He stands waiting, with exactness He grinds all.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894