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

Without discipline, there’s no life at all.

Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty.

The article of discipline is the most difficult in American education. Premature ideas of independence, too little repressed by parents, beget a spirit of insubordination, which is the great obstacle to science with us and a principle cause of its decay since the revolution. I look to it with dismay in our institution, as a […]

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

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.