Essays Tagged: "Mental toughness"

This a definition paper on the word,"Strength"

n just a physical word. It is a word of high stature. Strength can be used in three ways; physical, mental, and spiritual. Strength is the quality of being physically strong, capacity to sustain the a ... thers. Is a man strong when he hits his wife or is a man strong when he offers comfort? That's were mental strength comes into play.Mental strength can be one of the best things to have. To be able to ...

(2 pages) 215 1 3.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Group Leadership Essay What makes a good leader?

d communication skills, the ability to constructively deal with a variety of personalities, and the mental toughness to shoulder responsibility and weather criticism. Certain personality traits are al ... erms of personality strengths and weaknesses is essential. A group leader must be thick-skinned and mentally tough. He must be willing to criticize and be criticized without becoming discouraged. A gr ...

(6 pages) 539 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Career descriptions - State Police Officer, Chef, Lawyer

reliable- Willing to accept responsibility- social maturity- Physically and medically fit- A degree mental toughness4. No physical requirements5. Educational standard:- Pass year 12 have a score of 66 ...

(2 pages) 65 1 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays


a hero of today. The characteristics that Beowulf had were things such as chivalry, brute strength, mental toughness, and a boastful attitude. The hero's of today share some of these qualities, but ma ... are also different. Beowulf was one of these leaders that have superhuman strengths, he has mental toughness that is above everyone, he has this attitude that makes him better than everyone el ...

(1 pages) 29 1 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Frederick Douglass - The Life of a Slave

Mental ToughnessLife is like a roller coaster ride in that it takes many different turns. Throughout ... d times and grief. The most important thing to remember is to think positive and always stay strong mentally even at your lowest points. In the "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass", an Americ ... essness to never give up, his passion to learn, be his own man, and more importantly staying strong mentally and keeping faith in God. Mental toughness is when all things seem to be going wrong and th ...

(5 pages) 82 0 2.3 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Mental Aspects of basketball

ccessfully in practice but not in game situations led me to believe it had something to do with the mental aspect of playing in high pressure situations in front of large crowds of people. It was clea ... ront of large crowds of people. It was clear that it wasn’t a matter of problems with the fundamental skills of basketball since he was able to successfully perform the fundamentals in practice b ...

(3 pages) 11 0 3.0 May/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


strength. Essentially, different forms of strength can be categorized into two types_ physical and mental. The most common meaning associated with the word "strength" lies in the term "physica ... The other form of strength occurs in one's mind. This type of strength is appropriately labeled mental strength and can include emotional, spiritual, and character strength. Mental strength takes ...

(3 pages) 20 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Sports Psychology

urther bothered her.As Suzies coach, how would you approach this situation? Coaches often refer to ?mental strength? and ?mental toughness? when attempting to describe that elusive quality which disti ... uishes the great athletes from the good ones in any sports. This quality is underpinned by specific mental skills, and the coach has an important role in helping an athlete to develop and perfect thes ...

(8 pages) 50 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Shaped By Tennis

f a goal-oriented and determined person. It has also taught me about versatility, anticipation, and mental toughness. Playing competitive tennis has defined me as a person and has taught me to embrace ... avorite sport because in many ways it resembles life. As in other sports, there is a psychology and mental aspect to tennis, but because I'm playing against one other person, it draws such a compariso ...

(5 pages) 1143 0 2.3 Feb/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

football helps

usly in this area. Waking up at five am. Every morning to work out for 2 months straight will build mental strength. The first week or two might be easy if you are a good athlete but by the third or f ... e best you have to put in the work. By doing this when you don't feel like it, you will become more mentally tough than you can imagine. This mental toughness will prepare you for the real world. Espe ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies