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The worst thing a man could be was lacking in self-discipline.

Is it going to give me a body of knowledge, tools, self-discipline?

Not every kid who returns home suffers from bombastic dreams matched only by their lack of direction and flabby self-discipline.

Trouble is, self-discipline eludes you as Saturn opposes your sign.

This is a man of remarkable self-discipline to be sure, but self-discipline for what?

I am not suggesting any such severe course of self-discipline.

Not if it means Democracy at the price of inefficiency, rejection of self-discipline, and the negation of real leadership.

Happy the man who understands self-discipline, so as to secure this charm, and mingle constancy and variety in his pursuits.

And therefore I am going to insist that the practice of rigorous self-discipline is essential to any healthy Christian life.

Self-control, self-discipline, ascetic practice, are indispensible to a successful Christian life.


On this page you'll find 306 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to self-discipline, such as: prudence, abstemiousness, asceticism, chasteness, chastity, and continence.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.