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Abraham Joshua Heschel
Self-respect is the root of discipline: The sense of dignity growswith the ability to say no to oneself.
Amit Kalantri
Be creative while inventing ideas, but be disciplined while implementing them.
Amit Kalantri
Creativity without discipline will struggle, creativity with discipline will succeed.
Amit Kalantri
With discipline, you can lose weight, you can excel in work, you can win the war.
Ana Claudia Antunes
Raise your vibration, Not your tone of voice..You gain inspiration, For Peace is a choice.
Arun Gandhi
Not only is this teacher educating her children in violence, she also has to continuously escalate her own violence to keep control. Her method of teaching breeds disrespect and prejudice. Her students have been dehumanized.
Augustine of Hippo
Free curiosity has greater power to stimulate learning than rigorous coercion. Nevertheless, the free ranging flux of curiosity is channeled by discipline under Your Law.
Bamigboye Olurotimi
Words and actions will separate a wise man from the crowd.
Bill Ayers
Your kids require you most of all to love them for who they are, not to spend your whole time trying to correct them.
Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
Success and discipline are synonymous in life - you can't have one without the other!
Brennan Manning
Though lip service is paid to the gospel of grace, many Christians live as if only personal discipline and self-denial will mold the perfect me. The emphasis is on what I do rather than on what God is doing. In this curious process God is a benign old spectator in the bleachers who cheers when I show up for morning quiet time.
Charles Bracelen Flood
The war had made some into libertines and some into serious, sober men.
Criss Jami
I always make sure that the world will prove me right. It gives me the freedom to contradict myself.
Criss Jami
The love of Christ is always there and unchanging, no matter what we do, but it is when we are obedient that we actually begin to feel it.
Criss Jami
They have a special confidence in Christ, plus thoughtfulness plus faithfulness plus humility: for there are no things, in all creation, more beautiful, more rare than the so very disciplined and free, joyful and principled daughters of God.
Criss Jami
In our worldly perceptions of Jesus, we tend to embrace the kindness of his love ('be encouraged') but not the discipline of his love ('and sin no more'). But with the whole scope of his love, or maturity in Christ, we begin relying on him for guidance where we would prefer him to walk beside us rather than behind us.
Criss Jami
Character that is fruit-producing can be summed up in the mastery of these 5 qualities: morals, but a sense of humor; love, but respect for criticism; intelligence without pretense; humility without self-loathing; and a mind open, but with solid convictions.
Criss Jami
Every man has a specific skill, whether it is discovered or not, that more readily and naturally comes to him than it would to another, and his own should be sought and polished. He excels best in his niche - originality loses its authenticity in one's efforts to obtain originality.
Criss Jami
Man was designed in a way in which he must eat in order to give him a solid reason to go to work everyday. This helps to keep him out of trouble. God is wise.
Criss Jami
I respect traditional people - they have the eyes which see value in the tarnished. This is a gift in itself. Tradition requires a wealth of discipline in order to be adhered to, hence it is rarely found in youth.
Dalai Lama XIV
Whether our action is wholesome or unwholesome depends on whether that action or deed arises from a disciplined or undisciplined state of mind. It is felt that a disciplined mind leads to happiness and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering, and in fact it is said that bringing about discipline within one's mind is the essence of the Buddha's teaching.
Dalai Lama XIV
A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.
David Foster Wallace
The really important kind of freedom involves attention, and awareness, and discipline, and effort, and being able truly to care about other people and to sacrifice for them, over and over, in myriad petty little unsexy ways, every day.
Dawson Trotman
Discipline imposed from the outside eventually defeats when it is not matched by desire from within.
Edmund Burke
It is ordained in the eternal constitution of things, that men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their passions forge their fetters.
Efrat Cybulkiewicz
Submission is a tyrannical discipline.
Elisabeth Elliot
Nothing has done more damage to the Christian view of life than the hideous notion that those who are truly spiritual have lost all interest in the world and its beauties.
Eric Liddell
Anyone who, neglecting that fixed hour of prayer, [will] say he can pray at all times but will probably end in praying at no time.
Farshad Asl
Discipline leads us to freedom and freedom leads us to fulfillment.
Friedrich Nietzsche
The overman...Who has organized the chaos of his passions, given style to his character, and become creative. Aware of life's terrors, he affirms life without resentment.
Fulton J. Sheen
Why are those who are notoriously undisciplined and unmoral also most contemptuous of religion and morality? They are trying to solace their own unhappy lives by pulling the happy down to their own abysmal depths.
Gary Rohrmayer
God's discipline has nothing to do with rejection but more to do with refinement.
Germany Kent
Embrace who you are and your divine purpose. Identify the barriers in your life, and develop discipline, courage and the strength to permanently move beyond them, and keep moving forward.
Germany Kent
The point at which things happen is a decision. In stead of focusing on yourself, focus on how you can help someone else.
Germany Kent
There is no shortcut for hard work that leads to effectiveness. You must stay disciplined because most of the work is behind the scenes.
Haruki Murakami
Have your dream...What you need now more than anything is discipline. Cast off mere words. Words turn into stone. (from Thailand)
Hilaire Belloc
The Barbarian hopes
Beware ! Discipline goes to two different directions : success and self glory. Self glory is the biggest failure of life.
Israelmore Ayivor
No matter how sweet is smells, if you know it will give you a discomfort later, don't even attempt to taste it. Discipline yourself to stay out of sin!
Jacqueline Bisset
A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful.
Jane Nelsen
Where did we ever get the crazy idea that in order to make children do better, first we have to make them feel worse? Think of the last time you felt humiliated or treated unfairly. Did you feel like cooperating or doing better?
Jiddu Krishnamurti
Discipline must be without control, without suppression, without any form of fear...It is not discipline first and then freedom; freedom is at the very beginning, not at the end.
Joseph Stalin
...[I]ron discipline does not preclude but presupposes criticism and contest of opinion within the Party. Least of all does it mean that discipline must be 'blind'. On the contrary, iron discipline does not preclude but presupposes conscious and voluntary submission, for only conscious discipline can be truly iron discipline.
Joyce Rachelle
Life is a curriculum unique to every student.
Kyle Vidrine
Discipline is the thing that makes you do what you might not want to, but you do it anyway because it's what you have to do in order to get what you want or desire.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Is there any Great Teacher like Jesus Christ, He taught his disciplines all that He knew..
Lailah Gifty Akita
It is better to be a discipline than a follower.
Lailah Gifty Akita
There is a sacred cost for everything.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Pain is a physical discipline.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Every student adheres to strict discipline
Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz
No one likes to feel used. When the perceived focus becomes the content over the person, people feel used. When teachers are valued only for the test scores of their students, they feel used. When administrators are successful only when they achieve highly effective school status, they feel used. Eventually, used people lose joy in learning and teaching. Curriculum does not teach; teachers do. Standards don't encourage; administrators do. Peaceable schools value personnel and students for who they are as worthy human beings. ... If your mission statement says you care, then specific practices of care should be habits within your school.
Manuel Corazzari
The average person will take the excuses, but the leader will always take responsibilities
Matthew Kelly
The notion of freedom proclaimed by the modern world is anti-discipline. But true freedom cannot be separated from discipline.
Meryl Gordon
DisciplineI am old and I have hadmore than my share of good and bad.I've had love and sorrow, seen sudden deathand been left alone and of love bereft.I thought I would never love againand I thought my life was grief and pain.The edge between life and death was thin, but then I discovered discipline.I learned to smile when I felt sad, I learned to take the good and the bad, I learned to care a great deal morefor the world about me than before.I began to forget the Me and Iand joined in life as it rolled by: this may not mean sheer ecstasybut is better by far than I and Me.
Michael Bassey Johnson
If you really want to be different, you'd better keep quiet and be a good person on the inside.
Michael Bassey Johnson
A virtuos woman is not moved by big names and flamboyance, but only men of profound wisdom and integrity move her.
Michael Chabon
You need three things to become a successful novelist: talent, luck and discipline. Discipline is the one element of those three things that you can control, and so that is the one that you have to focus on controlling, and you just have to hope and trust in the other two.
Missionaries Who Love The Arab World
Discipline leads us to desire, which matures into delight.
Mortimer J. Adler
True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline.
Mos Def
All the things that are worth doing, take time.
Myra Yadav, Move On
Discipline is an index of your lifebook, maintain it properly
Nathaniel Branden
Self-discipline is the ability to organize your behavior over time in the service of specific goals.
Neil Gaiman
If you only write when inspired, you may be a fairly decent poet, but you'll never be a novelist.
Nikola Tesla
When I was a boy of seven or eight I read a novel untitled Abafi
Education without discipline and integrity is a wasteA man who acquires school certificates but lacks self discipline and integrity is not educated.
Always Remember to take your Vitamins: Take your Vitamin A for ACTION, Vitamin B for Belief, Vitamin C for Confidence ,Vitamin D for Discipline, Vitamin E for Enthusiasm!!
Peter Kreeft
Saint Thomas Aquinas says, wisely, that the only way to drive out a bad passion is by a stronger good passion. The same is true of thoughts as of passions. When your mind wanders, like a child, your will must bring it back, like a mother. [. . .] The will-parent must discipline the mind-child, avoiding both the opposite extremes commonly made in disciplining either children or thoughts: tyranny or permissiveness.
Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.
Pravin Agarwal
Discipline sets you free.
Rafe Esquith
There are so many charlatans in the world of education. They teach for a couple of years, come up with a few clever slogans, build their websites, and hit the lecture circuit. In this fast-food-society, simple solutions to complex problems are embraced far too often. We can do better. I hope that people who read this book realize that true excellence takes sacrifice, mistakes, and enormous amounts of effort. After all, there are no shortcuts.
Rob Liano
If you haven't arrived yet, keep driving, your destiny is waiting for you.
Robert McKee
All writing is discipline, but screenwriting is a drill sergeant.
Russell Banks
If you dedicate your attention to discipline in your life you become smarter while you are writing than while you are hanging out with your pals or in any other line of work.
Samael Aun Weor
Whoever submits himself to a super-discipline can expect great triumphs.
Scott Hahn
As we grow detached from things, we come (with God's help) to master our desires, and we give the mastery over to God. Discipline and divine grace heal the intellect and the will of the effects of concupiscence. We can begin to see things clearly.
Steven Pressfield
We must do our work for its own sake, not for fortune or attention or applause.
Steven Pressfield
This is the other secret that real artists know and wannabe writers don't. When we sit down each day and do our work, power concentrates around us. The Muse takes note of our dedication. She approves. We have earned favor in her sight. When we sit down and work, we become like a magnetized rod that attracts iron filings. Ideas come. Insights accrete.
Steven Pressfield
Next morning I went over to Paul's for coffee and told him I had finished. Good for you, he said without looking up. Start the next one today.
Sun Tzu
If soldiers are punished before they have grown attached to you, they will not prove submissive;and, unless submissive, then will be practically useless. If, when the soldiers have become attachedto you, punishments are not enforced, they will still be unless.
Sunday Adelaja
To automatically be promoted from one class to another without any serious self- discipline, and self- improvement is a cheap life.
Sunday Adelaja
When you begin to pursue your promised land, you get a lot of prohibitions and temptations
Sunday Adelaja
When you decide not to discipline yourself to seek for knowledge in any area, God sees it as the rejection of knowledge.
Sunday Adelaja
Be disciplined and prudent in the way you manage your time
Sunday Adelaja
Do not let the temporal pain of discipline you need to acquire knowledge stop you from acquiring it.
Sunday Adelaja
Be disciplined and effective in your relationship with God
Sunday Adelaja
Leaders are not born, but made as a result of hard work
Sunday Adelaja
Don't let the things of the world distract you. Focus on your purpose
Sunday Adelaja
Don't join the queue of ignorant people who do not know that their time flies away into vanity daily. Don't be a part of the lazy lot who cannot discipline themselves in solitude to convert their time into products or added value.
Susan Griffin
My father learned his disinterest under the guise of masculinity. Boys don't cry. There are whole disciplines, institutions, rubrics in our culture which serve as categories of denial.Science is such a category. The torture and death that Heinrich Himmler found disturbing to witness became acceptable to him when it fell under this rubric. He liked to watch the scientific experiments in the concentration camps
T.F. Hodge
Tough love may be tough to give, but it is a necessity of life and assurance of positive growth.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not. It is the first lesson that ought to be learned and however early a man's training begins, it is probably the last lesson that he learns thoroughly.
Thomas Szasz
Parents teach children discipline for two different, indeed diametrically opposed, reasons: to render the child submissive to them and to make him independent of them. Only a self-disciplined person can be obedient; and only such a person can be autonomous.
Topsy Gift
Self discipline is the mother of success
Vineet Raj Kapoor
Passion is a Horse Given to Us to Discipline.
Wendell Berry
While the government is studying and funding and organizing its Big Thought, nothing is being done. But the citizen who is willing to Think Little, and, accepting the discipline of that, to go ahead on his own, is already solving the problem. A man who is trying to live as a neighbor to his neighbors will have a lively and practical understanding of the work of peace and brotherhood, and let there be no mistake about it - he is doing that work...A man who is willing to undertake the discipline and the difficulty of mending his own ways is worth more to the conservation movement than a hundred who are insisting merely that the government and the industries mend their ways.(pg.87, Think Little)