During the boardroom discussions with the losing team in season 10, episode 4 of The Apprentice, contestent Mahsa tries to explain to Trump why the other contestants are afraid of her. Mahsa says it is because she is "strong" and "tough". Trump replies (verbatim): “Don’t say you’re tough. You know what the worst thing is? People that say they’re tough. ‘Cause usually people that say they’re tough are the least tough. Ok? So don’t say you’re tough.”
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