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Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That's what little girls are made of.
Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory.
I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.
Scars show toughness: that you've been through it, and you're still standing.
Every quarterback can throw a ball; every running back can run; every receiver is fast; but that mental toughness that you talk about translates into competitiveness.
Great leaders don't need to act tough. Their confidence and humility serve to underscore their toughness.
In terms of instilling the values of mental toughness and work ethic, discipline is the gift that keeps on giving.
Mental toughness is to physical as four is to one.
My father believed in toughness, honesty, politeness and being on time. All very important lessons.
I realized that I'm a soft person. I think I'm sensitive. I wanted very much to be tough and I think movie stars have a certain kind of resilience and toughness to them, but I'm quite a sensitive young lady in some respects.
When you think about your heritage, you think about toughness and hard work.
To me, football is so much about mental toughness, it's digging deep, it's doing whatever you need to do to help a team win and that comes in a lot of shapes and forms.
A lot of people are afraid to tell the truth, to say no. That's where toughness comes into play. Toughness is not being a bully. It's having backbone.
Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles.
I believe this with all my heart: The greatest coach of all time in my eyes is my mom. She's instilled in me a toughness and a perseverance and just a never-quit mentality, and I thank her every day for providing me, for what she sacrificed her life for.
Anyone who has a continuous smile on his face conceals a toughness that is almost frightening.
I'm a great believer in the character of a club. To me, character has a lot to do with how you compete. That creates urgency and toughness. That elevates the talent that you have.
Tony La Russa
Curiosity, rationalization, and laziness are no match against courage, self-control, and mental toughness.
People think SEALs are cold-blooded, heartless, wound-up, brainwashed killers. They imagine you can just point a SEAL in a direction and say, 'Go kill.' The truth is you're talking about a bunch of kind-hearted, jovial guys. The only thing that separates them is mental toughness.
Howard E. Wasdin
Brave men are all vertebrates; they have their softness on the surface and their toughness in the middle.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I've been a longtime admirer of Condoleezza Rice, because I like her articulateness and style - her toughness and rigor.
You have to stick out the toughness of the business and form relationships with the people in it.
My aim is to play Test matches. For me, there is a different feel of Test cricket as it tests your character. You come to know about your mental toughness, and most importantly, there is another level of satisfaction as a player.
I find industrial cities exciting. I like their toughness.
My feeling about him is that the America that we have today, the freedoms we enjoy and the privileges we have, are really the reflection of Abe Lincoln's convictions, his vision, and his toughness.
C. S. Lewis
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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