Discipline as a Soldier

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Anonymous
20 November 2012
Discipline

Discipline is the most useful quality. It means to act in an orderly manner, to act strictly according to principle. Discipline involves the ability to obey and follow simple task, orders, or request. Discipline is something you acquire through years of being taught, from young to old discipline should be a huge factor of your life. It should be something you live by and use often. Discipline leads to success in everything you do from school, or sports as a child or teenager to your career as an adult. If you use discipline in school or athletics you’ll be a better student, getting good grades. If you use discipline in athletics you gain success in being a recognized athlete which can lead to
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When given an article fifteen in the military this is a form of military disciplinary action. Every action comes with disciplinary consequences whether those consequences are good or bad very much depends on your ability of discipline. Even though I have not been deployed yet, I know that down range discipline plays a huge factor on and off the battle field. You need to have the discipline to do what your leaders have asked of you. Whether it be getting your leave documents or listening to them when they tell you to get stacked on a door preparing to enter and clear the rooms in the building. Off the battle field discipline could be used in cleaning your room, doing your dishes, making sure your bed is made or even just making sure your floor is swept and mopped everyday. This also helps you in the aspect of being healthy. If you don’t do your dishes mold can become a problem which can cause serious illness. So a disciplined life style is a healthy life style. I think that the most discipline was instilled in me through basic training but I’ve been getting practice with discipline since I was young kid. As a teenager, when I got in trouble at home I would get spanked or grounded depending on how severe the mistake was. This is a form of a disciplinary action that almost every parent uses when raising their children. So even as parents discipline is important. It provides requires your child or children to respect you not only
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