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Tough Quotes

Some people are born brave and bold or tough while others have the ability to withstand difficulty and overcome it with grit and courage. Meanwhile, a tough person can also possess negative qualities such as aggression, violence and disruptive behavior and could be demanding or troubling. Sometimes problems prove to be tough because we are unable to overcome it and solve. The real challenge in life is to beat the game itself! Given here are some of the popular quotations and sayings on being tough and hard.

Michael Schumacher

I have to say it's been tough to leave the Ferrari family, which has been a big part of my career.

Bill Maher

If you think you have it tough, read history books.

Khabib Nurmagomedov

I'm from Dagestan, I'm born in Dagestan, and Dagestan is a different level for people living a tough life, people living in the mountains.

Marvin Olasky

Baseball needs to put the steroids era behind it by having and enforcing tough rules against all kinds of artificial advantages, so that spring can return.

Rita Rudner

My grandmother was a very tough woman. She buried three husbands and two of them were just napping.

Elon Musk

Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.

Mitch Albom

Detroit is a place where we've had it pretty tough. But there is a generosity here and a well of kindness that goes deep.

River Phoenix

I've been wanting to go into music ever since I can remember. I mean even before I became an actor. I just thought it would be a tough field to break into, so I became an actor instead.


I can't be a manager, because I think it's too tough managing 30 players thinking in different ways.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

The caddies are so overlooked out here, and I remember the tough times I had making ends meet when I used to carry the bag.

LeBron James

My mom and I have always been there for each other. We had some tough times, but she was always there for me.

Timothee Chalamet

Learning the Italian was tough. I tried to really come at from a purist perspective, really learn the grammar, syntax and conjugations.

Keanu Reeves

My name can't be that tough to pronounce!


Paolo Maldini. He was tough, tough, every time we played against each other. And I played against him many times. He's a very good friend.

Wilson Mizner

Life's a tough proposition, and the first hundred years are the hardest.

Bill Gates

Discrimination has a lot of layers that make it tough for minorities to get a leg up.

Rhea Chakraborty

I have realised taking a stand is tough, but what's tougher is maintaining it and letting go of all those who doubt your intent.

Shaquille O'Neal

This is a tough game. There are times when you've got to play hurt, when you've got to block out the pain.

Tony Blair

Labour is the party of law and order in Britain today. Tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime.

Billie Jean King

It is very hard to be a female leader. While it is assumed that any man, no matter how tough, has a soft side... and female leader is assumed to be one-dimensional.

I train to quite an intense level because Formula 1 is so physical - the G-forces, the demands on your body. Your heart rate is 150, 160 through the whole race. On qualifying lap, your heart rate can be up to 180, 190, under tough conditions.

George H. W. Bush

Losing is tough.

Mookie Betts

Contract things are kind of tough to come up with, especially with both sides and kind of how the economics and all those things work.

Zig Ziglar

When you are tough on yourself, life is going to be infinitely easier on you.

Kamala Harris

Generally speaking, the public appetite for criminal justice policy is just tough talk.

Rita Rudner

My mother's mother is a very tough cookie. She buried three husbands. Two of them were just napping.

Shia LaBeouf

The comic book world is a tough business.

Robin Williams

I love kids, but they are a tough audience.

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Vince Lombardi

They'd better be physically tough when they start pulling on their football pants.

Boris Johnson

I am hoping very much to get re-elected but it is going to be a tough fight.

Boris Johnson

Times have been tough, the economy has been tough. But I want to bring forward a fantastic manifesto for taking the city forwards.

Nicole Kidman

I would rather be tough on myself than have other people be tough on me.

Leonardo DiCaprio

I couldn't deal with playing a character who rides motorcycles and has a leather jacket and is a tough kid, y'know?

Ryan Reynolds

It's tough. It's very tricky to throw a morally flexible character onto the screen and have an audience empathize. It's always an exercise in restraint.

Conor McGregor

We come bulletproof in Ireland. We're reared tough, and we fight.

Ronald Reagan

Approximately 80% of our air pollution stems from hydrocarbons released by vegetation, so let's not go overboard in setting and enforcing tough emission standards from man-made sources.

Diana Rigg

I'm portrayed as this tough broad, but I'm not.

Mookie Betts

It's kind of tough as you're playing you kind of wonder what is going to happen to you as you go through arbitration or as you go through free agency.

Robert Frost

Poets are like baseball pitchers. Both have their moments. The intervals are the tough things.

Julia Roberts

It's increasingly rare for me to find things that challenge me as an actor because the challenge of my personal life, and how fulfilling I find it, is tough to compete with.

Megan Thee Stallion

My mom is a very strong woman, very tough lady.

Tom Brady

The last person I have ever criticized is an official. They have a tough job to do. Things are happening so quick.

Edinson Cavani

For Brazil or any other national team in the world, to play Uruguay is a commitment and a very tough match.

For all the supporters of Tesla over the years, and it's been several years now and there have been some very tough times, I'd just like to say thank you very much. I deeply appreciate the support, particularly through the darkest times.