The Kingship of Self-Control

Training, Drills and Courseware

By William George Jordan

Self Control

Contents

CHAP.

I. THE KINGSHIP OF SELF-CONTROL
II. THE CRIMES OF THE TONGUE
III. THE RED TAPE OF DUTY
IV. THE SUPREME CHARITY OF THE WORLD
V. WORRY, THE GREAT AMERICAN DISEASE
VI. THE GREATNESS OF SIMPLICITY
VII. LIVING LIFE OVER AGAIN
VIII. SYNDICATING OUR SORROWS
IX. THE REVELATIONS OF RESERVE POWER

I
The Kingship of Self-Control
MAN has two creators,—his God and himself. His first creator furnishes him the raw material of his life and the laws in conformity with which he can make that life what he will. His second creator,—himself,—has marvelous powers he rarely realizes. It is what a man makes of himself that counts.

When a man fails in life he usually says, “I am as God made me.” When he succeeds he proudly proclaims himself a “self-made man.” Man is placed into this world not as a finality,—but as…

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