Holistic Learning and Development
Self-Discipline: A Quality that You Must Possess
We all know the importance of discipline in life, but how many of us actually work towards it?
Discipline comes from the word ‘disciple’ which means a learner. In a student’s life, discipline is considered one of the most important qualities. However, as a student, we somehow do not like to be disciplined, especially by others!
Self-discipline is more than what you think discipline is all about. It is not about being harsh on yourself; in fact, it is about your inner strength and perseverance. And, not just for a student, self-discipline is important to everyone in every walk of life.
We all know the importance of discipline in life, but how many of us actually work towards it? In times, when there are so many things to deviate you from your objective in life, discipline teaches you self-control which is an important aspect in your aim to stay focused. A self-disciplined person is mature and has control over himself.
Self-discipline is not an easy thing to do. It is a quality which everyone wants; however, it takes time to nurture and develop this quality. Self-discipline is something which goes a long way. It benefits you not just as a student but as an individual too. In short, it makes you a better person.
With self-discipline comes the quality of concentration. Concentration and discipline are interrelated. Undisciplined students or individuals can never concentrate on their life goals. Nobody can force you to practise self-discipline; it is something which should come from within. If you have the ability to discipline yourself, then you can achieve things you may have never thought of!