Self Control Quotes, Sayings about controlling yourself - Page 6

The desire to conquer is itself a sort of subjection.
– George Eliot

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

The point of good writing is knowing when to stop.
– L. M. Montgomery

Minimum information given with maximum politeness.
– Jacqueline Kennedy

Not being able to govern events, I govern myself.
– Michel Montaigne

You were once wild here. Don’t let them tame you!
– Isadora Duncan

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
– Benjamin Franklin

It was enough just to sit there without words.
– Louise Erdrich

Conscience whispers, but interest screams a loud.
– J. Petit

Without discipline, there’s no life at all.
– Katharine Hepburn

I listen and give input only if somebody asks.
– Barbara Bush

To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves.
– Virginia Woolf

A little of what you fancy does you good.
– Marie Lloyd

Anger is only one letter short of danger.
– Anonymous

Don’t give advice unless you’re asked.
– Amy Alcott

For fast acting relief try slowing down.
– Lily Tomlin

You must have discipline to have fun.
– Julia Child

Self command is the main elegance.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never eat more than you can lift.
– Miss Piggy