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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.

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Self-disciplined 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.


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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 of governing it well.


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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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