Discipline Quotes

He who lives without discipline dies without honour.

Icelandic Proverb

Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all.

George Washington

Self-respect is the root of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.

Abraham J. Heschel

It takes tremendous discipline to control the influence, the power you have over other people's lives.

Clint Eastwood

Man must be disciplined, for he is by nature raw and wild.

Immanuel Kant

Success isn't measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.

Mike Ditka

Lack of discipline leads to frustration and self-loathing.

Marie Chapian

If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self.

Napoleon Hill

If we don't discipline ourselves, the world will do it for us.

William Feather

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishments.

Jim Rohn

Half of life is luck; the other half is discipline - and that’s the important half, for without discipline you wouldn’t know what to do with luck.

Carl Zuckmeyer

One discipline always leads to another discipline.

Jim Rohn

The discipline that is needed in our lives is the discipline that comes from within.

Gordon B. Hinkley

The more disciplined you become, the easier life gets.

Steve Pavlina

Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child.

Bette Davis

Discipline is remembering what you want.

David Campbell

No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

No man or woman has achieved an effective personality who is not self-disciplined. Such discipline must not be an end in itself, but must be directed to the development of resolute Christian character.

John Sutherland Bodell

It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.

Buddha

In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves… self-discipline with all of them came first.

Harry S. Truman

Nothing is more harmful to the service, than the neglect of discipline; for that discipline, more than numbers, gives one army superiority over another.

George Washington

Discipline your son, and he will give you peace; he will bring delight to your soul

Bible

The Ancients subjected themselves to a fierce discipline of detachment from public opinion. Although they inevitably had to try to influence political life in their favor, they never seriously thought of themselves as founders or lawgivers. The mixture of unwise power and powerless wisdom, in the ancients view, would always end up with power strengthened and wisdom compromised. He who flirts with power, Socrates said, will be compelled to lie with it.

Allan David Bloom

Good free verse is not at all easy to write, for there is no repetitive beat to lull the reader's critical faculty, much pattern and discipline is to be found in it, though the pattern of sounds and choice of exact words, gives it its beauty.

Marjorie Boulton

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Updated On : May 13, 2013
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