The Best Quotes About Self Control Quotations

The Best Quotes About Self Control

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A list of the best self control quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous self control quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic self control quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational self control quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about self control?" and "What are inspirational self control quotes?"

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    Self-disciplined begins with the mastery of your thoughts. If you don't control what you ...

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    Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root.

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    The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.

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    To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.

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    We improve ourselves by victories over ourselves. There must be contest, and we must win.

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    A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell; And very hard the task I find ...

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    I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the ...

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    O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant.

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    Govern thyself then you will be able to govern the world.

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    He who cannot obey himself will be commanded. That is the nature of living creatures.

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    Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint.

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    "I want to live like a man."

    In the Sacred Band of Stepsons universe, Cyrus is the shape-changing son of Tempus and Jihan, the Froth Daughter. Powerful and angry, he confronts his parents who have kept him beneath the sea at the edge of time. After finding his parents, whom he thinks deserted him, he delivers an ultimatum.more

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    Not to have control over the senses is like sailing in a rudderless ship, bound to break to ...

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    He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.

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    Why are we so full of restraint? Why do we not give in all directions? Is it fear of losing ...

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    He who reins within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a king

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    Seek always for the answer within. Be not influenced by those around you, by their thoughts or ...

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    When the fight begins within himself, a man's worth something.

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    He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.

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