Quotes and Sayings about Self Control
You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
– Dr. Suess
The more you understand yourself, the more you can control yourself.
– Dr T.P.Chia
One who has control over their emotions has great power over those who don’t!
To love is to lose control.
– Paulo Coelho
The intelligent desire self-control; children want candy.
By constant self discipline and self-control you can develop greatness of character.
– Grenville Kleiser
It’s all right letting yourself go, as long as you can get yourself back.
– Mick Jagger
Self control is the quality that distinguishes the fittest to survive.
– George Bernard Shaw
He that would govern others should first be the master of himself.
– Philip Massinger
As far as your self control goes, as far goes your freedom.
– Marie Ebner
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
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
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
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of my spiritual existence.
– Franz Kafka
You must admit you have self-control before you can use it.
Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
– Marcus Annaeus
Man who man would be, must rule the empire of himself.
– Percy Bysshe Shelley
It was enough just to sit there without words.
– Louise Erdrich
To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.
– Virginia Woolf
Self command is the main elegance.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never eat more than you can lift.
– Miss Piggy
The less said the better.
– Jane Austen
Don’t give advice unless you’re asked.
– Amy Alcott
The most powerful control we can ever attain, is to be in control of ourselves.
– Chris Page
Self- control is the chief element in self- respect, and self- respect is the chief element in courage.
Insanity is knowing that what you’re doing is completely idiotic, but still, somehow, you just can’t stop it.
– Elizabeth Wurtze