Jesse McCarthy June 25, 2018 Discipline Jesse McCarthy June 25, 2018 In our system we obviously have a different concept of discipline. The discipline that we are looking for is active. We do not believe that one is disciplined only when he is artificially made as silent as a mute and as motionless as a paralytic. Such a one is not disciplined but annihilated. — Maria Montessori, The Discovery of the Child For more Montessori quotes, visit here.To learn more about Montessori education, watch What is Montessori?