Don’t count on motivation; count on discipline.
Submitted by prcranda about 1 year ago
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Recognizing that the power of will is the supreme court over all other departments of my mind, I will exercise it daily, when I need the urge to action for any purpose; and I will form HABIT designed to bring the power of my will into action at least once daily.
Submitted by hytain over 1 year ago
That was the day she made herself the promise to live more from intention and less from habit.
Submitted by hytain almost 3 years ago
Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.
Submitted by ArkAngel over 3 years ago
My hour for tea is half-past five, and my buttered toast waits for nobody.
Submitted by ArkAngel over 6 years ago
men establish and confirm their daily life of routine and habit everywhere, which is still built on purely illusionary foundations.
Submitted by Dooley almost 7 years ago
We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
Submitted by Vagop about 7 years ago
Love that does not renew itself every day becomes a habit and in turn a slavery.
Submitted by DanCandy over 7 years ago
We are what we continuously do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.
Submitted by thestephb over 7 years ago
We float between different states of mind; we wish nothing freely, nothing absolutely, nothing constantly. If any man could prescribe and establish definite laws and organization in his head, we should see shining throughout his life an evenness of habits, an order, and an infallible relation between his principles and his practice.
Submitted by ryanskingsbury over 7 years ago
We are becoming permanently the persons we meant to be only for the moment.
Submitted by The Internet over 7 years ago
Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit.
Submitted by antoinette over 7 years ago
Habit, laziness, and fear conspire to keep us comfortably within the familiar.
Submitted by LibrarianCarina over 7 years ago