- Self discipline is the ability you have to control and motivate yourself, stay on track and do what is right.
An example of self discipline is when you make sure you get up an hour early before work each day to get to the gym.
self-discipline definition by Webster's New World
the disciplining or controlling of oneself or one's desires, actions, habits, etc.
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- self-disciplined adjective
self-discipline definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Training and control of oneself and one's conduct, usually for personal improvement.