Gifts of Character – Self Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self Discipline. Self Discipline is choosing our words and actions with emotional detachment. Self discipline thinks about the outcome and responds in a manner to achieve that goal. Self discipline practices moderation. We choose the amount we eat or drink, the amount of work we…

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Gifts of Character – Self Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self-Discipline. Self-discipline is about controlling what we do and say based on the outcome that we desire. The personal discipline we have, urges us to respond to events and words without being tossed about by our emotions. Self discipline is the reason we are able…

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Gifts of Character – Self Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self Discipline. Discipline means control and self-discipline is self-control. It is mastery of ourselves, choosing what we will do and say, using our focus to stay on task to meet our goals. Self Discipline helps us to lead ourselves versus being blown about to the…

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Gifts of Character – Self-Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self-Discipline. Self-discipline is about leading ourselves in the direction we choose to take. With self-discipline, we control our speech, either in the words we use or speaking thoughts that we may regret. We use self-discipline to examine ourselves with honesty and practice the virtues we…

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Gifts of Character – Self-Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self-Discipline. Self-discipline keeps us from doing things that do not fit who we are or who we would like to be. We have self-control over the things we say and do which frees us to live by our highest values. With self-discipline we pursue our…

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Gifts of Character – Self-Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self-Discipline. Self-discipline is about being clear about choosing what we will do and having the will to stay the course. We choose our agenda over being imposed on by the agenda of others. We are honest about who we are or want to be and…

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Gifts of Character – Self-Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self-Discipline. Self-discipline is about having self-control that helps us to meet our goals. When we have awakened our self-discipline we are productive, without procrastination. We eliminate habits that get in our way of being who we want or from living our highest values. As I…

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Gifts of Character – Self-Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self-Discipline. Self-discipline is about being honest with ourselves. We can stop ourselves from saying or taking action and determining if what we are about to do or say is in line with our highest values? Our self-discipline helps us to replace old habits with new…

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Gifts of Character – Self-Discipline

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Self-Discipline. Self-discipline is about using our knowledge to practice what we have learned best for us, despite temptations to do otherwise. It is not an act of punishment against ourselves. We are taking charge of our choices to do what we expect from ourselves. Today…

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Gifts of Character

Gifts of Character / The Virtues Project Click on a virtue below.  CLICK ON ANY OF THE VIRTUES BELOW Assertiveness Diligence Integrity Reliability Caring Enthusiasm Joyfulness Respect Cleanliness Excellence Justice Responsibility Commitment Flexibility Kindness Self Discipline Compassion Forgiveness Love Service Confidence Friendliness Loyalty Tact Consideration Generosity Moderation Thankfulness Cooperation Gentleness Modesty Tolerance Courage Helpfulness Orderliness…

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