Respected Staff Members and my dear disciplined students, Good Morning to all of you.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishments, said Jim Rohn. Discipline means the willing submission of a person to rules, regulations and instructions to someone recognized by society. It is a willing and polite discharge of one's duty towards others in society. The word discipline originates from the word 'disciple' – one who learns and is constantly aware of his learning.
The strength of a nation lies in discipline. No nation can progress unless its citizens are disciplined. That's why Chanakya once said, United we stand, divided we fall. Discipline doesn't mean slavery. A disciplined person has full freedom but the freedom of a disciplined is such, it neither disturbs the society nor interferes with other's freedom.
Discipline is not only desirable but indispensable. Nature is the best mirror of perfect discipline – From heavens above to the earth below, everywhere discipline reigns supreme. The earth, the sun, the moon and other planets are governed by certain laws to maintain perfect harmony and beauty. Any deviation from these set rules, will spell utter disaster. The life of bees in a hive is a model of disciplined life. Coming down to man, the various organs of his body coordinate with each other and are disciplined for the maintenance, growth and development of the whole body.
Indiscipline has become a trait in the society today. In India, indiscipline is seen even in legislative assemblies and the parliament. The indiscipline of the political leaders is reflected on the whole society and the whole nation suffers affecting the country’s progress.
Discipline should be the first criterion of the family. Parents must bring up their children in congenial disciplined atmosphere and teach the right values to transform them into balanced adults and disciplined citizens.
Discipline is necessary for both the teacher and the taught. A good...
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