Best Discipline quotes, self-discipline quotes and sayings

Self-Discipline Quotes - The first and best victory is to conquer self.Today, I have collected some best discipline and self discipline quotes I have read so far. I may add more quotes or take out some quotes and replace with the better one when I have a chance to read better discipline quotes. I hope you enjoy this page and some self discipline picture quotes I made.  Have a Wonderful Saturday!

Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
Abraham J. Heschel

The first and best victory is to conquer self.

This quality of self-denial in pursuit of a longer-term goal and, indeed, the willpower to maintain the denial, is excellent training for the boardroom.
- John Viney

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
Jim Rohn

The individual who wants to reach the top in business must appreciate the might and force of habit. He must be quick to break those habits that can break him-and hasten to adopt those practices that will become the habits that help him achieve the success he desires.
-J. Paul Getty

What we do upon some great occasion will probably depend on what we already are: and what we are will be the result of previous years of self-discipline.
H. P. Liddon

Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry. One such attempt in ten thousand may succeed. These are fearful odds.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Let me . . . remind you that it is only by working with an energy which is almost superhuman and which looks to uninterested spectators like insanity that we can accomplish anything worth the achievement. Work is the keystone of a perfect life. Work and trust in God.
- Woodrow Wilson

The only discipline that lasts is self-discipline.
-Bum Philips

You can never conquer the mountain. You can only conquer yourself.
-Jim Whittaker

Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound. The man who does not shrink from self-crucifixion can never fail to accomplish the object upon which his heart is set.
- James Allen

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

Self-discipline quotes - Clint Eastwood QuotesA man without decision of character can never be said to belong to himself… He belongs to whatever can make captive of him.
-John Foster

Everybody starts at the top, and then has the problem of staying there. Lasting accomplishment, however, is still achieved through a long, slow climb and self-discipline.
-Helen Hayes

There are no short cuts to any place worth going.
- Beverly Sills

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

Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, thats real power.
-Clint Eastwood

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

The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part; the essential thing in life is not conquering but fighting well.
-Pierre de Coubertin

It is necessary to try to surpass ones self always: this occupation ought to last as long as life.
- Queen Christina of Sweden

Mountaintops inspire leaders but valleys mature them.
- Winston Churchill

I think the guys who are really controlling their emotions … are going to win.
-Tiger Woods

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

Keep away from people who belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
- Mark Twain

Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. Theres plenty of movement, but you never know if its going to be forward, backwards, or sideways.
-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.
- Lao Tzu

Be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath.
- James 1:19

Mental toughness is many things and rather difficult to explain. Its qualities are sacrifice and self-denial. Also, most importantly, it is combined with a perfectly disciplined will that refuses to give in. Its a state of mind-you could call it character in action.
- Vince Lombardi

Leaders aren’t born they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work. And thats the price well have to pay to achieve that goal, or any goal.
-Vince Lombardi

Leaders who can stay optimistic and upbeat, even under intense pressure, radiate the positive feelings that create resonance. By staying in control of their feelings and impulses, they craft an environment of trust, comforts and fairness. And that self-management has a trickle down effect from the leader.
- Daniel Goleman, Primal Leadership

Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity yourself. Be a hard master to yourself-and be lenient to everybody else.
Henry Ward Beecher

If we don’t discipline ourselves, the world will do it for us.
William Feather

It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, always do what you are afraid to do.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Rule your mind or it will rule you.

Success is a matter of understanding and religiously practicing specific, simple habits that always lead to success.
Robert J. Ringer

Self discipline sport quotes:

Self-discipline is a form of freedom. Freedom from laziness and lethargy, freedom from the expectations and demands of others, freedom from weakness and fear-and doubt. Self-discipline allows a pitcher to feel his individuality, his inner strength, his talent. He is master of, rather than a slave to, his thoughts and emotions.
- H.A. Dorfman
The Mental ABCs of Pitching

Nobodys a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. Its hard to stay on top.
- Paul Coffey
NHL star

Self-Discipline Quotes - The first and best victory is to conquer self.
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