"He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior."
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"We improve ourselves by victories over ourselves. There must be contest, and we must win."
"He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still."
"Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint."
"He that would govern others, first should be the master of himself."
"He who reins within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a king"
"He who cannot obey himself will be commanded. That is the nature of living creatures."
"O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant."
"I am always with myself and it is I who am my tormentor."
"Govern thyself then you will be able to govern the world."
"To enjoy freedom we have to control ourselves."
"The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust."
"When the fight begins within himself, a man's worth something."
"Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root."
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