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Discipline Quotes


These are some of the best 'Discipline' quotations and sayings.

A man in old age is like a sword in a shop window. - Men that look upon the perfect blade do not imagine the process by which it was completed. - Man is a sword; daily life is the workshop; and God is the artificer; and those cares which beat upon the anvil, and file the edge, and eat in, acid-like, the inscription on the hilt - those are the very things that fashion the man. See quote detail

A stern discipline pervades all nature, which is a little cruel that it may be very kind.

Discipline and concentration are a matter of being interested.

Discipline does not mean suppression and control, nor is it adjustment to a pattern or ideology. It means a mind that sees 'what is' and learns from 'what was'.

Discipline in art is a fundamental struggle to understand oneself, as much as to understand what one is drawing.

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.

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 is not a nasty word.

Discipline is remembering what you want.

Discipline is simply the art of making the soldiers fear their officers more than the enemy.

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

Discipline is the refining fire by which talent becomes ability.

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

Discipline is wisdom and vice versa.

Discipline strengthens the mind so that it becomes impervious to the corroding influence of fear.

Discipline, work. Work, discipline.

Discipline? I don't know the meaning of the word.

If you don't have discipline, you can't have a successful program

No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown.

The discipline which corrects the baseness of worldly passions, fortifies the heart with virtuous principles, enlightens the mind with useful knowledge, and furnishes it with enjoyment from within itself, is of more consequence to real felicity, than all the provisions we can make of the goods of fortune.