'Self-control' in the Bible
As he reasoned about righteousness, self-control, and the judgment to come, Felix was terrified, and answered, "Go your way for this time, and when it is convenient for me, I will summon you."
Don't deprive one another, unless it is by consent for a season, that you may give yourselves to fasting and prayer, and may be together again, that Satan doesn't tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
But if they don't have self-control, let them marry. For it's better to marry than to burn.
Every man who strives in the games exercises self-control in all things. Now they do it to receive a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible.
gentleness, and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
For God didn't give us a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and self-control.
without natural affection, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, fierce, no lovers of good,
and in knowledge, self-control; and in self-control patience; and in patience godliness;