I Wish I Had More Self-discipline

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    i am really disrespectful

    and disobedient in school and i hate it because people think im a bad person because of it and im not
    LiLJunie LiLJunie
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2015


    I am struggleing in life. im trying to loose weight, workout, study for exams, save money. non of these things work. i keep saying ill do it and i start then when its most important i start getting depressed, stop doing what i gotta do and everything gets messed up. i guess im...
    mrjc00 mrjc00
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 23, 2013

    Although I have had my share of success in life,

    I find myself wondering why I often put off doing the work I need to do to achieve my long-term goals. Is it laziness? Fear of failure? If I could figure out the answer it could unlock vast potential......but then I realize that is just an excuse. The practical solution is...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 7, 2015

    Paresseuse! :-(

    Since I work and I live alone. I revels doing nothing. This has the consequence. My apartment became a shambles! When I lived with my grandmother. It was 6 am up and work on the farm. Now 11am! And dragged :-( More people to force me to do the chore. My grandmother had a hard...
    Clairesou Clairesou
    22-25, F
    Feb 3, 2013

    Then I would not find myself in situations like

    I do . I really need to think things through before I do anything as then I any not find myself in as much trouble . I normally act before I think and end up being disciplined for my actions . So maybe if I try to think before I act then I won't need as much discipline in my...
    Girleve40 Girleve40
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Aug 19, 2014

    Learning To Be More Self-aware To Gain Self-discipline

    I believe the first step to Self-discipline is self-awareness. I know that I overeat and I know when and why I do it. I am working on implementing some self-discipline in helping myself stop overeating when I know I am not hungry. Weight has always been something I have struggled...
    anotherinnocent anotherinnocent
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 27, 2011

    I'm So Lazy and Such a Mess

    Because of my lack of self-discipline I even have trouble for making time for things I like... I wish I could discipline myself to have a set schedule and do the things I need to do. I could finally get myself to work out. And be productive. And do good at my job. Or finally...
    JonFurniss JonFurniss
    18-21, M
    6 Responses May 17, 2008

    When you share a house with some one you often

    just wish they would move out and give ya some space . Then when they do go away for a few days you realise how quiet living in a house on your own really is . All though I am having a very relaxed time and some fun and am not bored at all ! The next few days will be fun but on...
    Girleve40 Girleve40
    41-45, F
    Oct 20, 2014

    That's Right!

    I need more self discipline! I know it's hard for you all to imagine but sometimes I just don't do what I should be doing. Or when I do, I do it in a rush. Like a couple of weeks ago I nearly buried the neighbors dog in the snow just trying to get the shovelling done...
    college101 college101
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 21, 2010
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