It was character that got us out of bed, commitment that moved us into action, and discipline that enabled us to follow through.
When someone talks about self discipline, it usually means they want to control someone.
We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
Discipline is the refining fire by which talent becomes ability.
He that cannot obey, cannot command.
Discipline is remembering what you want.
With self-discipline most anything is possible.
Many of life's circumstances are created by three basic choices: the disciplines you choose to keep, the people you choose to be with; and, the laws you choose to obey
Lack of discipline leads to frustration and self-loathing
Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
If I want to be great I have to win the victory over myself... self-discipline.
Right discipline consists, not in external compulsion, but in the habits of mind which lead spontaneously to desirable rather than undesirable activities.
Discipline is wisdom and vice versa.
Because of their size, parents may be difficult to discipline properly.
Discipline must come through liberty. . . . We do not consider an individual disciplined only when he has been rendered as artificially silent as a mute and as immovable as a paralytic. He is an individual annihilated, not disciplined.
Discipline is based on pride, on meticulous attention to details, and on mutual respect and confidence. Discipline must be a habit so ingrained that it is stronger than the excitement of the goal or the fear of failure.
Discipline and concentration are a matter of being interested.
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.
Nothing can be more hurtful to the service, than the neglect of discipline; for that discipline, more than numbers, gives one army the superiority over another
When mental energy is allowed to follow the line of least resistance and to fall into easy channels, it is called weakness
Man must be disciplined, for he is by nature raw and wild
Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work.
Discipline in art is a fundamental struggle to understand oneself, as much as to understand what one is drawing.
Discipline doesn't break a child's spirit half as often as the lack of it breaks a parent's heart