Bible Verses about 'Self-control'

Make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love. For if you possess these qualities in increasing measure, they will keep you from being ineffective and unproductive in your knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.
The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law.
Make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love.
And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with whom you were sealed for the day of redemption. Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
The wife's body does not belong to her alone but also to her husband. In the same way, the husband's body does not belong to him alone but also to his wife. Do not deprive each other except by mutual consent and for a time, so that you may devote yourselves to prayer. Then come together again so that Satan will not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
"Nothing outside a man can make him 'unclean' by going into him. Rather, it is what comes out of a man that makes him 'unclean.'"
You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires...
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
A patient man has great understanding, but a quick-tempered man displays folly.
For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men. It teaches us to say "No" to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age...
So then, let us not be like others, who are asleep, but let us be alert and self-controlled.

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Self-control'

Illustration of Ephesians 4:30-31 on Self-control
Illustration of Galatians 5:22-23 on Self-control
Illustration of Proverbs 14:29 on Self-control
Illustration of 2 Peter 1:5-8 on Self-control
Illustration of Mark 7:15 on Self-control
Illustration of Ephesians 4:22 on Self-control
Illustration of Titus 2:11-12 on Self-control
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 7:4 on Self-control
Illustration of 1 Thessalonians 5:6 on Self-control