335 Total Quotes

Discipline Quotes

Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.
Buddha Permalink

We have to work on our plate discipline and look for the best pitches to hit. Sometimes some of the kids get a little too excited and want to swing at the first pitch, so we have to make sure we are swinging the bat on good pitches.
Bobby Rodriguez Permalink

Dirk Benedict
From Fred Astaire I learned discipline and hard work.
Dirk Benedict Permalink

Kelvin Sampson
I'm a huge proponent of weight training. We lift at 6 because of the work ethic required, the discipline and doing the right thing. It makes them accountable. It makes them be on time.
Kelvin Sampson Permalink

He really understands training and possesses discipline and work ethic it takes to get better.
Ed Pancoast Permalink

Genius is eternal patience.
Michelangelo Permalink

Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work.
Peter Marshall Permalink

Steve Borthwick
We made some errors in our discipline, and we gave away some silly penalties.
Steve Borthwick Permalink

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

William James
Wisdom is learning what to overlook.
William James Permalink

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Icelandic Proverb Permalink

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
We find nothing easier than being wise, patient, superior. We drip with the oil of forbearance and sympathy, we are absurdly just, we forgive everything. For that very reason we ought to discipline ourselves a little; for that very reason we ought to cultivate a little emotion, a little emotional vice, from time to time. It may be hard for us; and among ourselves we may perhaps laugh at the appearance we thus present. But what of that! We no longer have any other mode of self-overcoming available to us: this is our asceticism, our penance.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Permalink

Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Make your educational laws strict and your criminal ones can be gentle; but if you leave youth its liberty you will have to dig dungeons for ages.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne Permalink

James A. Baldwin, ,
Beyond talent lie all the usual words: discipline, love, luck -- but, most of all, endurance.
James A. Baldwin, , Permalink

Christopher Reeve
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
Christopher Reeve Permalink

Adam Smith
The real and effectual discipline which is exercised over a workman is ... that of his customers. It is the fear of losing their employment which restrains his frauds and corrects his negligence.
Adam Smith Permalink

My guru had stern discipline, ... Gradually a fear complex grew in me.
S. Iyengar Permalink

Edmund Burke
Restraint and discipline and examples of virtue and justice. These are the things that form the education of the world.
Edmund Burke Permalink

James Allen
When mental energy is allowed to follow the line of least resistance and to fall into easy channels, it is called weakness
James Allen Permalink

Let us guide our students over the road of discipline from materials, through function, to creative work. Let us lead them into the healthy world of primitive building methods, where there was meaning in every stroke of an axe, expression in every bite of chisel.
Ludwig Mies Permalink

I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.
Jean Giraudoux Permalink

Julie Andrews
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Julie Andrews Permalink

Sathya Baba
All religions teach one basic discipline - the removal from the mind of the blemish of egoism, of running after little joys.
Sathya Baba Permalink

I have been touching 140 km per hour regularly in the domestic circuit but I know I lack in discipline. I tend to get wayward and I am working hard on it. What is encouraging and a source of constant motivation for me is the fact that the current team management believes in giving chances to youngsters.
Abid Nabi Permalink

I was pleased with our patience and discipline on offense. Montpelier is quick and physical, but we held our own on the boards.
Al Stewart Permalink

 Confucius, ,
Those who are firm, enduring, simple and unpretentious are the nearest to virtue
Confucius, , Permalink

There will be no special discipline steps taken against students for participating in this protest.
Phil Kavits Permalink

You've seen how OPEC has had some discipline, and that's helped to support the price of oil, and maybe the gold players are seeing that if they use some discipline as well that that may also affect the gold price and their business.
John Davidson Permalink

To read a newspaper is to refrain from reading something worth while. The first discipline of education must therefore be to refuse resolutely to feed the mind with canned chatter.
Aleister Crowley Permalink

Harry S. Truman, ,
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, , Permalink