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Confidence means feeling sure of yourself and your abilities and to believe in yourself. Being confident comes when you feel positive about yourself. When you are confident you have have a high esteem and self-worth.
With high self-confidence you trust your skills and abilities. With this positive trait you can tackle any setbacks and challenges in life. Losing confidence in yourself will break you mentally and emotionally, so always work to be bold and confident.
If you feel confident from within, people believe you, confidence is attractive, brings success, helps to connect well with others and you generally feel happier.
“Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” ― Coco Chanel
“Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong.” ― Peter McIntyre
“Confidence is not ‘they will like me’. Confidence instead is ‘I’ll be fine if they don’t’.” ― Christina Grimmie
“You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.” ― Rosalynn Carter
“Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” ― Christopher Robin
“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It’s not the lack of ability or opportunity that holds you back; it is only a lack of confidence in yourself.” ― Richard Monckton Milnes
“Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember–the only taste of success some people have is when they take a bite out of you.” ― Zig Ziglar
“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.” ― Harvey Fierstein
“Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.” ― Bruce Barton
“Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.” ― e. e. cummings
“Successful people have fear, successful people have doubts, and successful people have worries. They just don’t let these feelings stop them.” ― T. Harv Eker
“In action breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” ― Dale Carnegie
“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” ― Norman Vincent Peale
“Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need others’ approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.” ―Laozi
“Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.” ― Diane Arbusfearing
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. You are the guy who’ll decide where to go.” ― Dr. Seuss
“Successful people often exude confidence—it’s obvious that they believe in themselves and what they’re doing. It isn’t their success that makes them confident, however. The confidence was there first.” ― Travis Bradberry
“Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.” ― Mahatama Gandhi
Famous Quotes About Confidence To Boost Self Esteem
When you don’t embrace your true self and accept yourself, then you lose confidence in yourself. But you need to believe that you are as good as others.
With self assurance and being yourself you can do anything you want in life. When you act confidently then it attracts happiness and success in life.
“Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.” ― Coco Chanel
“Trust yourself – you know more than you think you do.” ― Benjamin Spock
“Confidence is directness and courage in meeting the facts of life.” ― John Dewey
“All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.” ― Mark Twain
“Confidence is like “show up in every single moment like you’re meant to be there.”” ― Unknown
“Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well, you can do a bigger thing well too.” ― David Storey
“Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.” ― Benjamin Disraeli
“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” ― David Brinkley
“You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt
“When you have a lot of confidence and you feel like nobody can beat you, it’s game over for everyone else.” ― Jason Day
“With realization of one’s own potential and self-confidence in one’s ability, one can build a better world.” ― The Dalai Lama
“If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.” ― Abraham Lincoln
“I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time.” ― Anne Freud
“If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” ― Vincent Van Gogh
“Confidence is when you believe in yourself and your abilities; arrogance is when you think you are better than others and act accordingly.” ― Stewart Stafford
“Confidence is the most important single factor in this game, and no matter how great your natural talent, there is only one way to obtain and sustain it: work.” ― Jack Nicklaus
“We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face … we must do that which we think we cannot.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt
“People who ask confidently get more than those who are hesitant and uncertain. When you’ve figured out what you want to ask for, do it with certainty, boldness and confidence.” ― Jack Canfield
“I think that the power is the principle. The principle of moving forward, as though you have the confidence to move forward, eventually gives you confidence when you look back and see what you’ve done.” ― Robert Downey Jr.
“Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.” ― Norman Vincent Peale
Positive Self-Confidence Quotes
“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” ― Oscar Wilde
“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” ― Arthur Ashe
“Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.” ― Paul Tournier
“Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.” ― Samuel Johnson
“You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.” ― Michael Jordan
“Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
“I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.” ― Louise May Alcott
“Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.” ― Paulo Coelho
“As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” ― Buddha
“If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.” ― Thomas Edison
“It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.” ― Oprah Winfrey
“You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.” ― Robert Anthony
“One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.” ― Arthur Ashe
“When you win, you don’t get carried away. But if you go step by step, with confidence, you can go far.” ― Diego Maradona
“Self-belief is not self-centered. We can only fight effectively for others if we already believe in ourselves.” ― Carla H. Krueger
“Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” ― Lucille Ball
“If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.” ― Cicero
“The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you.” ― William Jennings Bryan
“Self-confidence can be learned, practiced, and mastered–just like any other skill. Once you master it, everything in your life will change for the better.” ― Barrie Davenport
Inspirational Quotes About Being Confident
Everyone in is this world is different from other and there is no one like you. You are born to be different and unique.
When you embrace the beauty of being you, you become a confident and positive version of yourself.
These encouraging quotes on self-confidence by famous writers, leaders, entrepreneurs, teachers, will boost your self worth.
“When you have confidence, you can do anything.” ― Sloane Stevens
“Put your faith in God and confidence in yourself.” ― Alberta Hunter
“Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.” ― Vince Lombardi
“Anyone who ever gave you confidence, you owe them a lot.” ― Truman Capote
“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.” ― Mark Twain
“Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.” ― Mignon McLaughlin
“It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.” ― Denis Waitley
“Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others.” ― Erich Fromm
“I quit being afraid when my first venture failed and the sky didn’t fall down.” ― Al Neuharth
“It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it.” ― Lillian Hellman
“The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.” ― Michel de Montaigne
“You have no control over other people’s taste, so focus on staying true to your own.” ― Tim Gunn
“Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” ― Rumi
“Confidence is everything. Confidence is what makes that simple white tee and jeans look good.” ― Ciara
“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” ― Henry Davids Thoreau
“The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you’ll make one.” ― Elbert Hubbard
“Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions … Do your thing, and don’t care if they like it.” ― Tina Fey
“You’ve got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is the difference.” ― Chris Evert
“When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.” ― Joe Namath
“You’re never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you’re never as bad as they say when you lose.” ― Lou Holtz
“Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.” ― M. Scott Peck
“I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time.” ― Anna Freud
“The confidence which we have in ourselves gives birth to much of that which we have in others.” ― François de La Rochefoucauld
“Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.” ― Cicero
“I think about trust and confidence as something that you earn every day, and we will keep at it, earning it every day.” ― Lynn Good
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” ― Bernard Baruch
“A woman that knows her worth doesn’t measure herself against another woman but stands strong, calmed and self confident.” ― Auliq Ice
“Once you become self-conscious, there is no end to it; once you start to doubt, there is no room for anything else.” ― Mignon McLaughlin
“Your confiedence grows as you get older, particularly when you’re in a loving relationship. Everything strengthens.” ― Nicole Kidman
“Have confidence in everything. No matter what it is that you’re doing, know that you can do it better than anyone.” ― O’Shea Jackson, Jr.
“As long as you keep going, you’ll keep getting better. And as you get better, you gain more confidence. That alone is success.” ― Tamara Taylor
“Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.” ― George Washington
“Confidence doesn’t come out of nowhere. It’s a result of something … hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.” ― Roger Staubach
“Girl power is about loving yourself and having confidence and strength from within, so even if you’re not wearing a sexy outfit, you feel sexy.” ― Nicole Scherzinger
“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.” ― Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
“Confidence isn’t walking into a room with your nose in the air, and thinking you are better than everyone else. It’s walking into a room and not having to compare yourself to anyone else in the first place.” ― JJ Watt
“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.” ― Marie Curie
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Self-doubt results in low self-esteem and low confidence issues. You feel you are not good enough and not fit to take important decisions.
In this fast-paced changing world, we often compare ourselves with others. We might lack confidence at work, in public speaking, or in meeting new people, which makes us fear that we aren’t good enough.
Lack of self-confidence can rob you of many beautiful aspects of life. Don’t stop yourself from pursuing the life of your dreams and conquer your fears and inhibitions with a great attitude and self-belief.
I am Ananya, a professional speaker and I love motivating people and inspiring them to pursue their dreams. Sharing quotes, proverbs, and sayings of great authors to touch people's lives to make it better.