Meaning: trained mentally or physically by instruction or exercise; "the beautiful coordination of his disciplined muscles"; "a disciplined mind"
Among them the less disciplined, the less intelligently directed groups perish.
A person who is trained to consider his actions, to undertake them deliberately, is in so far forth disciplined.
Certainly the great multiplication of virtues upon human nature, resteth upon societies well ordained and disciplined.
To know what one is to do and to move to do it promptly and by use of the requisite means is to be disciplined, whether we are thinking of an army or a mind. Discipline is positive.
If they see that our national government is efficient and well administered, our trade prudently regulated, our militia properly organized and disciplined, our resources and finances discreetly managed, our credit re-established, our people free, contented, and united, they will be much more disposed to cultivate our friendship than provoke our resentment.