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Industry, thrift and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because
they create character.
Calvin Coolidge

With self-discipline most anything is possible.
Theodore Roosevelt

To be disciplined does not mean being silent, abstaining, or doing only what one thinks one
may undertake without risk; it is not the art of eluding responsibility; it means acting in
compliance with orders received, and therefore finding in one's own mind, by effort and
reflection, the possibility to carry out such orders. It also means finding in one's own will the
energy to face the risks involved in execution.
Ferdinand Foch

Through discipline comes freedom.
Aristotle

Don't think you can attain total awareness and whole enlightenment without proper discipline
and practice. This is egomania. Appropriate rituals channel your emotions and life energy
toward the light. Without the discipline to practice them, you will tumble constantly backward
into darkness.
Lao Tzu

It is one thing to praise discipline, and another to submit to it.
Miguel de Cervantes

The essence of good discipline is respect.
Respect for authority and respect for others.
Respect for self and respect for others.
It is an attitude that begins at home,
Is reinforced at school,
And is applied throughout life.
Andre Agassi

There is no luck except where there is discipline.
Irish proverb

Discipline yourself and others won't need to.
John Wooden

That's what the marketplace does: it basically disciplines anybody that refuses to discipline
himself.
Grant Cardone

The most successful human beings are wildly focused. They have a very clear picture of what
it is they want to create by the time they reach the end of their lives and then they have
the discipline (and courage) to stick to their mission – saying "no" to everything that is not
mission critical.
Robin Sharma

Discipline has within it the potential for creating future miracles.
Jim Rohn

Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do
with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It's the
sure-footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.
Ann Landers

We are what we repeatedly do, excellence then is not an act, but a habit.
Aristotle

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

Some people are run by the legislation of the ego and the personality rather than run by the
softness and the feeling and the sacredness of their inner feeling. If you want to empower
your life, the first thing you've got to do is discipline yourself and discipline your mind.
Stuart Wilde

There are men steady and wise whose body, words and mind are self-controlled. They are
the men of supreme self-control.
Syrus

Without discipline, there's no life at all.
Katharine Hepburn

Courage is a habit. Courage is a form of discipline. It's taking a certain action even though
you feel like doing something else. The difference here is that courage involves acting against
fear, whereas discipline involves acting against laziness or fatigue.
Mark Manson, Models - Attract Women Through Honesty

True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline.
Mortimer Adler

Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it
out.
Stephen R. Covey

Philosophy is harmonized knowledge making a harmonious life; it is the self-discipline which
lifts us to serenity and freedom. Knowledge is power, but only wisdom is liberty.
Will Durant

It's easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you're a winner, when you're number
one. What you got to have is faith and discipline when you're not a winner.
Vince Lombardi

One can be the master of what one does, but never of what one feels.
Gustave Flaubert

Windows 2000 already contains features such as the human discipline component, where the
PC can send an electric shock through the keyboard if the human does something that does
not please Windows.
Bill Gates

Anger is an unpleasant feeling. It is like a blazing flame that burns up our self-control and
causes us to say and do things that we regret later.
Thich Nhat Hanh

I learned a lot about discipline and about channeling my aggression into achievement.
Donald Trump

Wealth is more often the result of a lifestyle of hard work, perseverance, planning, and, most
of all, self-discipline.
Thomas J. Stanley

The best time to set up a new discipline is when the idea is strong.
Jim Rohn

The good Lord gave you a body that can stand most anything. It's your mind you have to
convince.
Vince Lombardi

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