Origin of self-discipline
Related formsself-dis·ciplined, adjective
Examples from the Web for self-discipline
The worst thing a man could be was lacking in self-discipline.Diet Like Jesus: What the Bible Says About How to Eat|Candida Moss|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Is it going to give me a body of knowledge, tools, self-discipline?How to Reinvent College Rankings: Show the Data Students Need Most|Steve Cohen|March 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
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?
They had everything a man could want, except everything a man ought to have—self-discipline and values.
No singer can rise to any distinction without the severest kind of self-discipline and hard work.Vocal Mastery|Harriette Brower
If we translate them as work, prayer, self-discipline and social service they do not look quite so bad.The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day|Evelyn Underhill
A third set would understand by self-discipline, as imposed by the Law, complete freedom from lust, anger and other evils.Letters from a Sf Teacher|Shaikh Sharfuddn Maner
He wanted to tolerate her merely, to regard her as an element in his scheme of self-discipline.The History of Sir Richard Calmady|Lucas Malet
Words were given us to conceal our thoughts, and with a little practice and self-discipline will conceal them even from ourselves.Marge Askinforit|Barry Pain