self-restraint


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the keeping of one's thoughts and emotions to oneself

Synonyms for self-restraint

exhibiting restraint imposed on the self

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This vision, beginning with the voluntary recognition of a "Supreme Complete Entity," would set the West on an epochal turn toward divinely inspired self-restraint.
He also reiterated MP Walid Jumblatt's message "in calling for wisdom and self-restraint, trusting in the army and security forces and refusing any forms of self-security.
Despite the repeated Houthi breaches, the Coalition maintains self-restraint out of keenness on the success of the humanitarian truce and the interest of the Yemeni people, the statement said.
The source asserted that the Saudi armed forces' position was the self-restraint due to their commitment to the humanitarian truce decided by the coalition forces of "Renewal of Hope Operation".
In seeking to be highly successful Muslim youth, that is, youth deserving of the greatest fortune, it is imperative that you develop self-restraint.
Meanwhile, Shaykh Noor Siddiqi, a spokesman for the Forum, said: "The action of the UK media in not publishing the cartoons is appreciated by British Muslims and we hope that this kind of self-restraint will ultimately lead to a harmonious society.
Khan said that his country exercises self-restraint which should not be considered a weakness on its part.
The government is urging neighboring countries to exercise self-restraint so that the South China Sea disputes can be resolved through dialogue and consultation.
MANAMA: A leading national rights watchdog yesterday urged all parties to observe self-restraint, stressing the need to foil attempts to subvert security and threaten people's lives.
Moreover, animals with the most varied diets showed the most self-restraint.
He called on the officials for self-restraint and dialogue to preserve Iraq's unity and national harmony.
The Ministry of Interior has expressed its regret over the incident, calling on all parties to stick to self-restraint so that all tribes can enjoy security and peaceful co-existence.
The crowds of those terrorist groups are still present inside the Lebanese lands, they are seen by the naked eye from the sites of our forces who are practicing the utmost degrees of self-restraint hoping the Lebanese competent authorities to exert their efforts in controlling the borders with Syria in commitment to security in both lands and to protect the innocent citizens' spirits and not to escalate situation which those groups seek to," the Ministry said in a cable sent to the Lebanese Foreign Ministry.
Summary: MP Mohammad Qabbani called on contract workers with Electricite Du Liban to practice self-restraint when dealing with permanent staff at the state-run company during their sit-in.
The fall was attributed to the mood of self-restraint among advertisers in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit northeastern Japan last March, according to the nation's largest ad agency.