to knowledge, self-control; to self-control, perseverance;
Indeed, the spirits of the prophets are subject to the prophets,
Like a city that is broken down and without a wall, so is a person who cannot control his temper.
Then he washed his face and came out. With composure he said,
unloving, irreconcilable, slanderers, without self-control, savage, opposed to what is good,
But if they do not have self-control, let them get married. For it is better to marry than to burn with sexual desire.
Encourage younger men likewise to be self-controlled,
that each of you know how to possess his own body
Older men are to be temperate, dignified, self-controlled,
Moses saw that the people were running wild,
Instead he must be hospitable, devoted to what is good, sensible, upright, devout, and self-controlled.
For God did not give us a Spirit
Better to be slow to anger
Each competitor must exercise self-control in everything. They do it to receive a perishable crown, but we an imperishable one.
It trains us
But the man who is firm in his commitment, and is under no necessity but has control over his will, and has decided in his own mind to keep his own virgin, does well.
You put all things under his control.”