Confidence Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and long honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
– Bertrand Russell
Concentration comes out of a combination of confidence and hunger.
– Arnold Palmer
Knock the “t” off the “can’t.”
– Samuel Johnson
The eyes of others our prisons; their thoughts our cages.
– Virginia Woolf
To value his own good opinion, a child has to feel that he is a worthwhile person. He has to have confidence in himself as an individual.
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.
– J. R. R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
– Anais Nin
Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong.
– Peter T. Mcintyre
Other people’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
– Les Brown
If you doubt yourself, then indeed you stand on shaky ground.
– Henrik Ibsen
Even if you haven’t encountered great success yet, there is no reason you can’t bluff a little and act like you have. Confidence is a magnet in the best sense of the word. It will draw people to you and make your daily life.. And theirs.. A lot more pleasant.
Confidence unlocks every opportunity in life.
You gain strength, experience and confidence by every experience where you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you cannot do.
– Eleanor Roosevelt
I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
– Henry David Thoreau
If you believe you can, you might. If you know you can, you will.
– Steve Maraboli
Be confident. Too many days are wasted comparing ourselves to others and wishing to be something we aren’t. Everybody has their own strengths and weaknesses, and it is only when you accept everything you are – and aren’t – that you will truly succeed.
What a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates, his fate.
– Henry David Thoreau
Abraham Lincoln did not go to Gettysburg having commissioned a poll to find out what would sell in Gettysburg. There were no people with percentages for him, cautioning him about this group or that group or what they found in exit polls a year earlier. When will we have the courage of Lincoln?
I am not a has- been. I am a will be.
– Lauren Bacall
For they can conquer who believe they can.
It ain’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to.
– W.C. Fields
Until you start believing in yourself, you ain’t gonna have a life!
– Rocky Balboa
Always act like you’re wearing an invisible crown.
One important key to success is self confidence. An important key to self confidence is preparation.
– Arthur Ashe