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Disciplined

Total Quotes : 88
Islam Ordered

Islam is fixed, stable, ordered and disciplined, and so are Muslims.

- Abu Bakar Bashir

More Been

I suppose I am more comfortable with jazz because I have been playing it that much longer, and also because classical music is a much more disciplined genre.

- Adnan Sami

Ideas Crank

I get so many ideas for songs, but I'm so seldom disciplined enough to sit down and crank them out.

- Amanda Palmer

I Am Hours

I am a disciplined person. When I am writing, I write for 7-8 hours.

- Amish Tripathi

Very South

I like working with south Indian directors because they are very disciplined. They visualize their entire story and screenplay in their heads even before they start shooting, which I respect. They finish their work on time. Being a disciplinarian myself, this suits my style.

- Akshay Kumar

Being About

You have to be disciplined about being in the kitchen.

- Alex Guarnaschelli

Very Some

Some of these actresses or public personas who are very public about their disciplined diets, more power to them. I just don't see the point. I'm just not going to be one of those people photographed in a bikini where people are like, 'OMG, look at Amy!' I mean, it might be OMG, but not for the reasons I want.

- Amy Adams

Happy Very

The truth is that I'm not very disciplined with diets. In general, I do whatever makes me happy in life, and food makes me quite happy!

- Ana de Armas

Prey Francisco

Katana is a trained, disciplined martial artist. She removes herself from Birds of Prey to go on a personal journey in Japantown, San Francisco, and pursue a quest for vengeance against the Sword Clan, the men that killed her husband.

- Ann Nocenti

Need Away

When I'm working, I'm not so much disciplined as obsessive. I have this feeling that I need to clear everything away and get this down.

- Anne Enright

Image Months

One has this image of the Soviet state and the Red Army as being extremely disciplined but in the first four months of 1945 their soldiers were completely out of control.

- Antony Beevor

My Life Been

I've been an athlete most of my life and on a disciplined schedule. Working out for me is just part of my every day.

- Apolo Ohno

Artist Very

Paul is a very creative artist but I'm more that thorough, meticulous, disciplined nut.

- Art Garfunkel

Very Orderly

I try very hard to write in a very orderly and continual disciplined manner.

- Asghar Farhadi

Very Having

You can't be a practicing attorney without being very disciplined and detail-oriented and having good time management.

- Charles Soule

Love Health

You know, true love really matters, friends really matter, family really matters. Being responsible and disciplined and healthy really matters.

- Courtney Thorne-Smith

Simple I Write

I'm not the most talented writer in the world. I know that. But I also know that I'm disciplined, that I work my butt off, and that I make myself write as much as I can. Writer's block is a luxury I can't afford. I'm a professional writer, which means that I put my butt in the chair each day, and I write. Simple as that.

- David B. Coe

Which Very

I don't have a very disciplined approach to practicing or anything, but I do tend to have a guitar around most of the time, which I strum on most of the day.

- David Gilmour

Think I Think

I think the real free person in society is one that's disciplined. It's the one that can choose; that is the free one.

- Dean Smith

Been Very

I've written what and when I want to. It's been about expressing myself. But with the degree, I had to learn to do everything in a very specific, disciplined way. I am very disciplined, but this demanded a totally different kind of discipline. A real challenge.

- Joan Armatrading

Made Equipped

God made you a masterpiece - be blessed, secure, disciplined and equipped.

- Joel Osteen

Love Committed

Before we went on any protest, whether it was sit-ins or the freedom rides or any march, we prepared ourselves, and we were disciplined. We were committed to the way of peace - the way of non-violence - the way of love - the way of life as the way of living.

- John Lewis

Need Pretty

When I'm working, I need to be pretty disciplined, but I do like to enjoy my food. I like to keep it fresh and wholesome. Preparing your own food can be a great way to unwind.

- Julia Stiles

Strong Been

The mind as well as the body must be not only strong but well disciplined in order to act with promptness and vigor in new and untried situations. It is hard to turn men's minds from the old and deeply worn channels in which they have long been flowing.

- Benjamin Robbins Curtis

My Life Me

My goals in football helped make me disciplined and focused in all areas of my life.

- Benjamin Watson

Always Person

I'm always writing. I'm an obsessive. It's not because I'm a disciplined person. It's because I'm crazy about it.

- Hanif Kureishi

Confined

No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.

- Harry Emerson Fosdick

Voice Having

I haven't raised my voice for eight to 10 years in the kitchen. And I won't have anybody shouting. If I hear of anybody having a go at anyone else, they'll get disciplined.

- Heston Blumenthal

Singer Very

My father was a very disciplined singer who worked hard at his craft, and I was around that growing up.

- Bobby McFerrin

Still Needs

When we train a horse to do a certain job, we're training the horse to be like a soldier, and yes, he still has a spirit, and he still has his ideas, but he is a disciplined soldier, and in the end, he will follow the rider's instruction to do what needs to be done.

- Ian Millar

Literature

Literature could be said to be a sort of disciplined technique for arousing certain emotions.

- Iris Murdoch

Waste Pretty

I'm a pretty disciplined investor and pretty disciplined buyer. I do my due diligence. I do my homework. I don't waste money.

- Bruce Rauner

Routine Need

No matter what your job is, you know that you need to have a routine, that you need to be disciplined, you need to work.

- J. B. Bickerstaff

Trust Very

I tend not to trust people who live in very tidy houses. I know that on the surface there is nothing wrong with a person being well-ordered and disciplined. Nothing, except that it leaves the impression of that person having lived in the confines of a stark institution which, although he or she has long since left, remains within.

- Jack Dee

I Think About

I've had a job since I was 11. I had a paper route, I worked at a video store, I was a toy doll at FAO Schwartz when I was in high school. And I think that it's made me really disciplined when it came to pursuing acting, because I had no clue how to go about it.

- Cara Buono

Start Projects

The problem with being a writer/director: unless you're really disciplined, you start adding projects, and you have to make time to make them. Because you have to write them... no one else is writing them for me.

- Cary Fukunaga

Been Before

I've been known to write 10 pages a day for 10 days running before I take a breath. I am not a disciplined writer. I'm one of those people who laughingly call themselves inspirational writers, which basically means someone who has no control over their own creative process.

- Catherine Ryan Hyde

Best Way Use

We continue to advise that investors remain committed to a patient, long-term outlook and that the best way to do well in stocks is to use a disciplined, time-tested strategy that has the benefit of empirically tested results over a variety of market environments.

- James O'Shaughnessy

Pretty Couple

I'm pretty disciplined to keep the momentum of a story going by writing everyday, even if it's only a couple paragraphs or a page or two.

- James Rollins

Still Very

By age seven, I used to comb my hair for performances, just pull my hair up into a bun. Granted, it wasn't a very intricate hairstyle. Still, to be that responsible and disciplined at age seven is unusual.

- Janet Jackson

Processes

Write in a disciplined manner, but write in a way that is natural to the individual's thought processes.

- Donald McKay

War Controlled

There can be no compromise with war; it cannot be reformed or controlled; cannot be disciplined into decency or codified into common sense.

- Jeannette Rankin

Given Craft

Ballet is such a disciplined craft and it has given me a good grounding.

- Jennifer Ellison

Every Day Like

I never plan a structure. I like surprises. I'm quite disciplined and sit at my desk every day and just write.

- Jenny Downham

Puppy About

Biden's about as disciplined as a puppy, OK?

- Jesse Watters

Away Sure

When you raise prices, you've got to make sure you get it to the bottom line. You can fritter it away because of the way you're running the business, with maybe not a totally disciplined approach.

- Jim Cantalupo

Pretty More

My mom comes from a really out-there upbringing, so for her, the way she raised me is pretty disciplined. I was home-schooled but more really unschooled, really.

- Ellar Coltrane

Chicken Away

Eating-wise, I'm fairly disciplined. I have to be, because if you're not eating correctly, you're not giving your body the fuel it needs. So, I stay away from carbs after the morning, and I eat a lot of protein - fish, chicken, and no red meat.

- Kate Levering

Doing Around

So It's not like I go from being this disciplined person who has to get up and go to work to now I just lay around all day in my underwear eating Cheerios. I have this structure. I still have to do this and the difference is I'm doing this for me and my company.

- Eriq La Salle

Deal Having

I just absolutely, totally hated school. It was like a prison to me. I just could not stand that structured, absolute disciplined way of having to deal with life.

- Kim Basinger

Through Very

I'm happy I was able to stick through it and was being very disciplined with what I had to do, because I know eventually hard work will pay off. It's only a matter of now just trying to make sure I get matches under my belt and I feel more and more comfortable playing matches.

- Kim Clijsters

Best Fruit

For me, healthy eating and exercising is something I work on constantly. I'm not the most disciplined dieter. I try to eat a lot of fruit and vegetables but sometimes late at night I tend to have fast-food meals - and that's where I get myself into trouble! So I'm not in the best shape I could be, but I'm still healthy and comfy.

- Fergie

Always Sure

I have always thought that humanity was animal-like. The Confucian theory was man could be improved, but I'm not sure he can be. He can be trained; he can be disciplined.

- Lee Kuan Yew

Think Which

Perfect retention. I don't think I could do that-I've never disciplined myself to do it. I suppose a lot of it is a question of discipline. Which improvisation is not.

- George Shearing

Lazy Mass

A journalist also needs to be disciplined, and so do I. I am, essentially, lazy. Without discipline I'd be just a mass of gummy bears on the sofa instead of on book tour with my eighth novel.

- Louise Penny

Want Person

You've got to be a disciplined person if you want to succeed both in sport and in life.

- Lynn Davies

Turn I Think

I do sit down every day and make myself write. I want 2,000 words every day or 3 single-space pages a day. I think if you are on a deadline, you have to be disciplined. If you turn things in late, you will find yourself without a contract.

- Michelle Moran

Career Very

Dance is a very disciplining career or hobby. I was disciplined at an early age.

- Teri Polo

Feel Inside

I never do a full outline, and if I did, I would not feel bound to it, because the view from inside a scene can be different from the view outside it. But neither do I just start writing and see what happens; I am far more disciplined than that.

- Piers Anthony

College Been

After graduating college, I was coming out of a routine I'd been in for several years, all the way back to high school. It was a year-round process of constantly having to work and be disciplined, and I was able to understand and connect the dots between all those characteristics - especially hard work and success.

- Sam Hunt

Rather Proper

Individual psychotherapy - that is, engaging a distressed fellow human in a disciplined conversation and human relationship - requires that the therapist have the proper temperament and philosophy of life for such work. By that I mean that the therapist must be patient, modest, and a perceptive listener, rather than a talker and advice-giver.

- Thomas Szasz

Study Very

I still remember how my father used to wake me up at 4 A.M. and make me study. He also used to take me for a walk and then always dropped me to school. I was very disciplined, as my father inculcated those values in me. Now that my father is no more, I understand that you should not take your parents for granted.

- Mouni Roy

Love Roll

I love India so much. It's sort of the most chaotic but also disciplined place at the same time. Every time I go there, I feel like I'm ready to rock and roll.

- Manish Dayal

Very Organised

I thought Obama ran the best campaign I have ever known - disciplined, well organised, very, very good. I was very impressed.

- Nancy Reagan

My Life Very

I am very disciplined in my life and very up front. It is the only way I can do it and do it well. I am up every day at 7, and I feed my kids, no matter how long the day was.

- Sean Hannity

Chance Behind

If you show emotion in competition, temporarily, you'll be ineffective. If you're disciplined enough, you don't get down when you're behind, and you have a chance to create something positive.

- Tom Landry

Doing Prepared

As a black actress you've got to work doubly hard. But it doesn't ever get me to the point where I give up on myself. It just motivates me to be more prepared, focus and disciplined. That's why I care so much about doing black films and making sure that we represent and are represented correctly.

- Naturi Naughton

Lead Very

I lead a very disciplined life.

- Marie Helvin

Pursuing

The disciplined approach to pursuing and selecting the most attractive investment opportunities continues to distinguish ExxonMobil. We are long-term driven, and we're patient. And we're not opportunity-constrained.

- Rex Tillerson

Love Mine

There couldn't be better parents than mine, loving yet strict. They disciplined with love. A child without discipline is, in away, a lost child. You cannot have freedom without discipline.

- Ricardo Montalban

Work Hard Like

I can work hard and be disciplined like a soldier, but I could never reach their level of fitness.

- Richard C. Armitage

Very Last Year

In the last year of my presidency, I travelled 200 days out of 365. You have to lead a very disciplined life. To be able to do that, I need a lot of sleep. But I have no problems sleeping. On long days, I can easily take a nap for 20 minutes in the afternoon.

- Martti Ahtisaari

Found Too

I found the blues too limiting, and classical was too disciplined.

- Ritchie Blackmore

Behind Average

I believe that good investors are successful not because of their IQ, but because they have an investing discipline. But, what is more disciplined than a machine? A well-researched machine can make many average investors redundant, leaving behind only the really good human investors with exceptional intuition and skill.

- Stanley Druckenmiller

Mind Proceeds

It is only when our life proceeds within bounds and in an accepted, disciplined way, that the mind can be free.

- Vinoba Bhave

You Shows

If you are disciplined, it shows you are organised.

- Virender Sehwag

Game Your

If you say you're going to do something, you do it. If you start it, you finish it. Yes sir, no ma'am. And you've got to have that kind of structure in your life. It kind of helped me be that disciplined person that I am, whether it's with workouts, film or just the game of football.

- Robert Griffin III

Think Always

I've always found women more loyal, more disciplined, less neurotic, more hardworking. I just think they're perfect colleagues. Whereas, God knows, I've dealt with plenty of neurotic men.

- Max Hastings

Need Very

I take my fun very seriously, whether it's playing the drums or acting in comedy bits. The need to be disciplined about it, and not take it lightly, and not be too casual, is something I take deeply to heart.

- Max Weinberg

Play Some

But at some point, we've got to have disciplined play and have got to coach better. I'm not putting it on the players. We've got to coach them to tackle and block better. It's as simple as that. If we can do those things, we'll have a chance.

- Steve Spurrier

Give Been

Yes, the pyramids have been built, but if you give me 300,000 disciplined men and give me 30 years, I could build a bigger one.

- Werner Herzog

Feel Might

Indeed, I would feel that an appreciation of the arts in a conscious, disciplined way might help one to do science better.

- Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

Think I Think

I think I am disciplined when I need to be, and relax when I can.

- Romain Grosjean

Will Holy

You can pour holy oil and holy water on a thug until you have emptied buckets of both; but at the end he will be a consecrated thug, but a thug all the same unless interior intentions and a disciplined man are present.

- William H. O'Connell

Everyone Else

I didn't care too much for ballet, because you had to be more disciplined, and you sort of looked like everyone else. It required a certain kind of conformity that I didn't feel like I wanted to do.

- Suzanne Farrell

Equivalent

Disciplined governments do not engage in the economic equivalent of binge eating followed by crash dieting.

- Peter Blair Henry

Away Searching

My mind is constantly creating and searching, but I can't make myself put the right words on paper until I'm ready. Once I'm ready, I'm a focused, disciplined writer who will put in twelve hours a day at the computer, but I also spend a lot of time away from the computer getting to that point.

- Tawni O'Dell

Life Is Short

I feel that life is short, so we should be disciplined, but at the same time we should have a good time.

- Wyclef Jean