- "Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you… "Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter." - Mark Twain
- Quintilian – mind "The mind is exercised by the variety and multiplicity of the subject matter, while the character is moulded by the contemplation of virtue and vice." ~Quintilian (from Tim Cox Fine Art) ???????????????
- "Prepare yourself for the world, as the athletes used… "Prepare yourself for the world, as the athletes used to do for their exercise; oil your mind and your manners, to give them the necessary suppleness and flexibility; strength alone will not do" - Lord Chesterfield
- Maxwell Maltz Stand up to crises. Don't let them throw you! Fight to stay calm... even surmount the crisis completely and turn it into an opportunity. Refuse to renounce your self-image. No matter what happens, you must keep your good opinion of yourself. No matter what happens, you must hold your past successes in your imagination, ready for showing in the motion picture screen of your mind.…