1. 10

    Sexual self-restraint is only a preliminary stage in the ego's evolution.

  2. 9

    The boredom occasioned by too much restraint is always preferable to that produced by an uncontrolled enthusiasm for a pointless variety.

  3. 8

    Things aren't right. If a burglar breaks into your home and you shoot him, he can sue you. For what, restraint of trade?

  4. 7

    There are limits to self-indulgence, none to restraint.

  5. 6

    The best leader is the one who has the sense to surround himself with outstanding people and self-restraint not to meddle with how they do their jobs.

  6. 5

    Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint.

  7. 4

    Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself, and dies of all others.

  8. 3

    When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible.

  9. 2

    Take away the danger and remove the restraint, and wayward nature runs free.

  10. 1

    The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.

  11. Last Update: November, 2020