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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP09 Jan 2022 7:59 p.m. PST

"In his book, The Attributes, retired Navy SEAL Rich Diviney makes a deft, useful distinction between discipline and self-discipline.

For Rich, self-discipline is all about, well, the self. It's about managing your emotions, resisting temptations, forcing yourself to do things concerning your personal habits and routines that you may otherwise not want to do.

Discipline, on the other hand, "is about accomplishing external goals." When you're disciplined, you know what you need to do to achieve an outside objective and then do whatever is necessary to get it done…"
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Shagnasty Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2022 10:01 a.m. PST

Discipline? What's that word mean?

Legion 410 Jan 2022 4:59 p.m. PST

Well … I still make my bed everyday …

pzivh43 Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2022 6:23 p.m. PST

Legion4---is that discipline or habit?

dapeters11 Jan 2022 7:34 a.m. PST

I believe that OP is referring to something better known as EQ

Legion 411 Jan 2022 10:19 a.m. PST

Legion4---is that discipline or habit?
Maybe a little of both ? 🤔

HMS Exeter11 Jan 2022 8:15 p.m. PST

Indiscipline. Procrastination. Retired now, so 1 rung shy of Nirvana.

I'll send you all a post card from the next plane of exis….

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP12 Jan 2022 2:13 p.m. PST



Legion 413 Jan 2022 9:57 a.m. PST

I am retired too … But truth be told, I really should dust & run the sweeper more …😖😕

dapeters13 Jan 2022 10:03 a.m. PST

Probably we all should

Legion 413 Jan 2022 2:51 p.m. PST

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