Erica was thankful to have the last sight of him thus calm and strong and self-restrained.
If he is loud and presumptuous, I must be soft-mannered and self-restrained.
And so, if you are children of the day, be self-restrained in your dealings with the darkness.
His mien was either courteous, or humble and self-restrained.
It was strong, long-suffering, sympathetic, and self-restrained.
That determined, self-restrained expression could mean nothing else.
Even the self-restrained Dolores could not repress an exclamation of surprise.
Desdemona; woman of the North; modest, tender, self-restrained.
But McClellan had been too self-restrained in his obedience.
The man was too proud and self-restrained to betray these depths even to those nearest and dearest to him.