Discipline in brief means to abide by rules, regulations and to control oneself. In another word, discipline means perfect obedience to external authority. The very essence of discipline is obedience to rules and to be guided by others, to pay due regards to elders and to obey them, to behave with them in orderly manners. The word ‘deci’ and ‘ple’, means learner by a teacher. It is important factor which plays a vital role to mould one’s character and make one to acquire destination by controlling oneself.
Discipline is strictly enforced in military and police. It is very essential in educational institutions. If there is no discipline, there will be chaos and disorder everywhere. Everything would be topsy and turvey. No progress will be achieved without it.
The outcome of success is due to discipline. Parents’ obedience is the first lesson of it and helps how to respect, how to conduct, how to distinguish between right and wrong. Freedom is not only free from external control but self control too. Liberty consists of self control and without it, liberty cannot last for a long time.
Discipline is most important to lead our life towards success. Without discipline no one can reach on the top of Everest. But it is very hard to cope with it. If we follow discipline, we will achieve success in our life.
It is discipline which helps everyone to be successful like great personalities of the world. Success of any one only comes after discipline.
Finally, without discipline we can never taste success, progress and happiness. So, we have to try to follow discipline to make ourselves successful in every step of our life.