Self-Discipline Quotes

Here are some self discipline quotes to help remind you that success or failure is all up to you. Yes, it’s easier to do what we feel like at any given moment but in order to get what you want, you will have to be able to get yourself to do the things that you know you should be doing even when you don’t feel like it. It can be a daily struggle but when you reach your goals despite as a result of doing what you needed to do even when you didn’t feel like it, you will know it was all worth it. If you have any quotes on self discipline you’d like to share, do so at the bottom of this page. Enjoy!

“Self-discipline begins with the mastery of your thoughts. If you don’t control what you think, you can’t control what you do. Simply, self-discipline enables you to think first and act afterward.”

~Napolean Hill~


“You don’t have to change that much for it to make a great deal of difference. A few simple disciplines can have a major impact on how your life works out in the next 90 days, let alone in the next 12 months or the next 3 years.”

~Jim Rohn~


“Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more. They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more.”

~A. Lou Vickery~


“Be ready when opportunity comes…Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.”

~Roy D. Chapin Jr.~


“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.”

~Zig Ziglar~


“There is no such thing as an insignificant improvement.”

~Tom Peters~


“The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.”

~Maureen Dowd~


“Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way,
ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.”

~Deepak Chopra


“To gain respect, begin by respecting yourself. Live up to your word. Do not, under any circumstances, go against that in which you believe. Do not exploit others. And, most importantly, start to love, wishing good and success to everyone you meet.”

~Thomas D. Willhite~


“I knew from feelings that I had to do something. And I did it. And I did it well. I did what made me feel better tomorrow even though it was very, very painful at the time. The result was beneficial. Doing those things today that feel good tomorrow.”

~Thomas D. Willhite~


“Every worthwhile accomplishment has a price tag attached to it. The question is always whether you are willing to pay the price to attain it – in hard work, sacrifice, patience, faith, and endurance.”

~John C. Maxwell~


“I am willing to put myself through anything; temporary pain or discomfort means nothing to me as long as I can see that the experience will take me to a new level. I am interested in the unknown, and the only path to the unknown is through breaking barriers, an often painful process.”

~Diane Nyad~


“If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.”

~Les Brown~


“You pile up enough tomorrows, and you’ll find you’ve collected a lot of empty yesterdays.”

~Professor Harold Hill (The Music Man)~


Please share any quotes about discipline that you like below. Thanks.

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