Lack of discipline quotes:

  • Lack of discipline leads to frustration and self-loathing. -- Marie Chapian
  • Discipline is the foundation upon which all success is built. Lack of discipline inevitably leads to failure. -- Jim Rohn
  • My block was due to two overlapping factors: laziness and lack of discipline. -- Mary Garden
  • I hate committing myself to anything. It's probably the lack of discipline, honestly. I'm probably a spoiled brat worried about getting my way every time. -- Cameron Diaz
  • Unfortunately, the boards of art institutions tend to be populated with well-meaning supporters of the arts who often lack any business background or appetite for imposing appropriate discipline. -- Eli Broad
  • I kind of peak at how far I can push my body, and then I run out of determination for the habit and start easing off. It's really just a lack of focus and discipline. -- Sean Astin
  • Running taught me valuable lessons. In cross-country competition, training counted more than intrinsic ability, and I could compensate for a lack of natural aptitude with diligence and discipline. I applied this in everything I did. -- Nelson Mandela
  • Kraken' is a very undisciplined book. That's a gamble. If it doesn't come off, it's disastrous. But there are pleasures, I think, to a meandering lack of discipline that you can't get the other way, and vice versa. -- China Mieville
  • It is tragic that the Fuehrer should have the whole nation behind him with the single exception of the Army generals. In my opinion it is only by action that they can now atone for their faults of lack of character and discipline. -- Alfred Jodl
  • I used to refer to myself as a 'theoretical anorexic,' just as crazy when it came to body image, but saved by a lack of self-discipline. My daughters do everything better than I do - they're smarter, more beautiful, happier. What if they end up better at anorexia, too? -- Ayelet Waldman
  • Mind you, I've always been a very off-message type of fat broad; one who gladly admits she reached the size she is now solely through lack of discipline and love of pleasure, and who rather despises people (except those with proven medical conditions) who pretend that it is generally otherwise. -- Julie Burchill
  • If you set goals for yourself, and you're like a lot of other people, you probably realize it's not that your goals are physically impossible that's keeping you from achieving them; it's that you lack the self-discipline to stick to them. It's physically possible to lose weight. It's physically possible to exercise more. -- Daniel Goldstein
  • I've criticized Republicans for their lack of fiscal discipline when they controlled Congress before 2007. However, that is no excuse to just continue with more of the same or, as the case is now, to make it worse. Under House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's budget, we will double the national debt in five years and triple it in 10. -- Erik Paulsen
  • I fall into that nebulous, quote-unquote, normal American woman size that legions of fashion stylists detest. For the record, I'm a size 8 - this week, anyway. Many stylists hate that size because I think to them, it shows that I lack the discipline to be an ascetic; or the confident, sassy abandon to be a total fatty hedonist. -- Mindy Kaling
  • The least lack of discipline starts to erode our self-esteem. -- Jim Rohn
  • I'm not good enough, technically, to be a classic musician. I lack discipline. -- Ritchie Blackmore
  • The purpose of bureaucracy is to compensate for incompetence and lack of discipline. -- James C. Collins
  • The number one problem in the classroom is not discipline; it is the lack of procedures and routines. -- Harry Wong
  • Traders lose because the game is hard, or out of ignorance, or lack of discipline or because of both. -- Alexander Elder
  • Overtraining is the biggest problem incurred by runners who lack the experience or discipline to cope with their own enthusiasm. -- Marty Liquori
  • Idleness leads to relaxation, sooner or later bringing about ideological and material corruption, accompanied by lack of discipline, anarchy chaos and defeat. -- Samora Machel
  • If you choose to become a smoker, you are an idiot, and you may lack the discipline and intelligence to be a successful entrepreneur. -- Gene Simmons
  • Choose to make up for what you lack in innate ability with discipline, hard work, and good habits. Become a creature of champion habits. -- Darren Hardy
  • In order to win, we pay with energy and effort and discipline. If we lose, we pay in disappointment, discontent, and lack of fulfillment. -- Maya Angelou
  • I believe in discipline. You can forgive incompetence. You can forgive lack of ability. But one thing you cannot ever forgive is lack of discipline. -- Forrest Gregg
  • I write every moment that is humanly possible. I write every day and every night. The only discipline I lack is the discipline is to quit. -- Barbara Kingsolver
  • The problem for the King is just how strict The lack of liberty, the squeeze of the law And discipline should be in school and state.... -- Robert Frost