Discipline Quotes

Love equals discipline. If I love something, I can have the discipline. I have a crazy work ethic.

One of the things I’ve always said about corporal punishment, harsh discipline and hitting is that you don’t know what kid you’re getting. Some people will say, well, it’s no big deal, and others will be forever devastated and scarred by it.

I am disciplining myself to learn all the sonnets. I try to learn something new every day, anything.

Nature provides a free lunch, but only if we control our appetites.

Discipline must come through liberty… We do not consider an individual disciplined only when he has been rendered as artificially silent as a mute and as immovable as a paralytic. He is an individual annihilated, not disciplined.

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

The worst, the hardest, the most disagreeable thing that you may have to do may be the thing that counts most, because it is the hard discipline, and it alone, that makes possible the highest efficiency.

It was an observation founded in undoubted facts, that the prosperity of nations had been in proportion to the discipline of their forces by sea and land. . . Discipline, discipline, had become my constant topic of discourse and even declamation in and out of Congress, and especially in the board of war. I saw […]

Obedience is the only thing wanting now for our salvation. Obedience to the laws in the States, and obedience to officers in the army.

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