the ability to control impulses and delay short-term gratification for greater long-term rewards
The ability to use personal responsibility to withstand pressure
What appears today to be a sacrifice will prove to be the greatest investment that you will ever make. To be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we can become
If you conquer yourself then you conquer the world
Don't mistake lack of self control for freedom
Paying your attention which comes as a cost but worth it if spent wisely
test self-control, can predict academic achievement, SAT scores, drug use, and likability
Self control based on marshmallow test
Remove the temptation, maintain good energy levels, set specific goals, use negative associations, develop a plan
The undisciplined are slaves to moods, appetites, and passions
Rule your mind or it will rule you
Never give in. Never never never. In nothing large or little. Never yield to the might of the overwhelming enemy. Never yield to force never yield except to honor and good convictions.
behavioral techniques, such as systematic desensitization, that treat anxieties by exposing people (in imagination or actuality) to the things they fear and avoid. Can be used for a fear of responsibility and self control.
You can scare yourself into self control by imagining a hell you don't want to go near for example losing fafsa
Go all the way. Do it. Do it. You'll be alone with the gods.
Perfection is self abuse of the highest order
Everyone makes mistakes no matter how young or old and none of us can be perfect.
Not so bad
If you want to have emotional self control listen to not so bad by dido