Quotes and Sayings about Self Control
He that would govern others should first be the master of himself.
- Philip Massinger
I listen and give input only if somebody asks.
- Barbara Bush
As far as your self control goes, as far goes your freedom.
- Marie Ebner
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of my spiritual existence.
- Franz Kafka
By constant self discipline and self-control you can develop greatness of character.
- Grenville Kleiser
Self- control is the chief element in self- respect, and self- respect is the chief element in courage.
The most powerful control we can ever attain, is to be in control of ourselves.
- Chris Page
It’s all right letting yourself go, as long as you can get yourself back.
- Mick Jagger
The point of good writing is knowing when to stop.
- L. M. Montgomery
Self control is the quality that distinguishes the fittest to survive.
- George Bernard Shaw
It was enough just to sit there without words.
- Louise Erdrich
It’s okay to be a fat man. It’s prestige and power and all of that. But fat women are seen as just lazy and stupid and having no self control.
- Camryn Manheim
Self command is the main elegance.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Being out of control is one of the worst feelings in the world,sometimes even worse than pain. It is its own kind of pain.
- Danzae Pace
Never eat more than you can lift.
- Miss Piggy
That is always our problem, not how to get control of people, but how all together we can get control of a situation.
- Mary Parker Follett
The less said the better.
- Jane Austen
Don’t give advice unless you’re asked.
- Amy Alcott