Quotes: discipline

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  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
    Bette Davis
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    Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
    Calvin Coolidge
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    Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of face within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgments requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
    Joseph Addison
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    Self discipline is that which, next to virtue, truly and essentially raises one man above another.
  • Anthropology is the only discipline that can access evidence about the entire human experience on this planet.
  • Joe Paterno
    Joe Paterno
    American Football coach
    Joe Paterno
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    Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
  • Edwin P. Whipple
    Edwin P. Whipple
    American essay writer 1819-1886
    Edwin P. Whipple
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    Cheerfulness in most cheerful people, is the rich and satisfying result of strenuous discipline.
  • Pat Riley
    Pat Riley
    American basketball coach 1945-
    Pat Riley
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    Discipline is not a nasty word.
  • Roy L. Smith
    Roy L. Smith
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    Discipline is the refining fire by which talent becomes ability.
  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
    George Washington
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    Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all.
  • Maria Montessori
    Maria Montessori
    Italian onderwijskundige 1870-1952
    Maria Montessori
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    Discipline must come through liberty. We do not consider an individual disciplined only when he has been rendered as artificially silent as a mute and as immovable as a paralytic. He is an individual annihilated, not disciplined.
  • Edward Blishen
    Edward Blishen
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    Education is not a discipline at all. Half vocational, half an emptiness dressed up in garments borrowed from philosophy, psychology, literature.
  • Stephen Covey
    Stephen Covey
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    Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
    F. Scott Fitzgerald
    American writer 1896-1940
    F. Scott Fitzgerald
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    Either you think - or else others have to think for you and take power from you, pervert and discipline your natural tastes, civilize and sterilize you.
  • William Ellery Channing
    William Ellery Channing
    American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
    William Ellery Channing
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    Error is discipline through which we advance.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
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    Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
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