I was thinking about self-discipline. Most of the failures in my life have come as a result of my own weakness.
It was said Procrastination is the easy way to quitting.
The possession of self-discipline enables to you choose, and then persevere with action, thoughts and behavior. Which leads to Improvement and success. It also gives you power and inner strength.
This skill gives you the power to stick to your decisions and follow them through, without changing your mind.
I admittedly don’t have self-discipline when it comes to eating. I love to eat that is my down fall. I cannot say no to food. I have tried a thousand diets seen many Weight loss doctors. But all of them I have failed at. Just because I cannot say no to food. I know I need self-discipline to do it. I will never give up on losing weight. No one perfect but don’t give up on something just because it’s difficult.
This skill also manifests as inner strength, assisting you in a stronger will power. When this is well-developed it becomes to overcome overeating, procrastination and laziness.
Understanding A Few Things
Self-discipline means self-control, the ability to avoid unhealthy excess or anything that could have negative consequences.
The ability to reject instant gratification and pleasure, In favor of some greater gain, which requires spending effort and time to get it.
It means perseverance and not giving up.
It is the strength no to give in to negative feelings.
It means overcoming one’s weaknesses.
It is the ability to pursue ones plans despite temptations to abandon them.
A disciplined person is more punctual invests more time and effort in what they do, and is more likely to take control and responsibility for their life. They can set goals and take steps to achieve them.
.self-discipline is one of the most important ingredients of success. It expresses itself in a few ways.
The ability not to give up, despite failure and setbacks. The ability to resist distractions or temptations. Trying. Over and over again until you accomplish what you set out to do.
Life puts challenges and problems on our path and in order to rise above them, we have to act with perseverance and persistence. The paths in our lives require discipline.
Having this skill leads to self-esteem and confidence, to happiness and satisfaction.
But the lack or self- discipline can lead to failure, loss, spoiling of relationships, health problems and obesity.