Confidence Quotes

When you demonstrate certainty and a belief in yourself you are showing confidence. Let these confidence quotes remind you to move forward with determination and believe that you can do it.

"Showing the confidence to challenge decisions based on our own common sense can lead to more thoughtful decisions."
Common Sense

"If you want confidence, then understand how much you matter to God. If God loves you, who cares what anybody else thinks?" Rick Warren
Inspirational Quotes  |  

. . . self-confidence is something you have to work at and protect and nurture just like anything else. That self-confidence comes from within. Ingrid Lindberg, Self-Confidence: The 21-Day Self-Confidence Challenge: An easy and step-by-step approach to overcome self-doubt & low self-esteem and start developing ... acceptance
Motivational  |  

"Organizational governance systems are like machines, and the only oil that actually makes these machines work is the oil of confidence." Sam Silverstein, No More Excuses
Positive Thinking Quotes   |  

A mentor's greatest gift isn't always his guidance, but rather the confidence he can give you to move forward and take action. Derek C. Doepker
"A mentor's greatest gift isn't always his guidance, but rather the confidence he can give you to move forward and take action." Derek C. Doepker, Why Authors Fail

Do you attack your work,
With confidence that goes for miles?
Or do you approach with fear,
Having trouble tackling the piles?
Julie Hebert, How You Accomplish Your Work
Motivational Poems

"When you feel supremely confident walking into any customer situation, your view of your job - and life itself - changes dramatically." Richard S, Gallagher, The Customer Service Survival Kit: What to Say to Defuse Even the Worst Customer Situations
Customer Service

"Distractions are a flip side to procrastination. People who have a loss of confidence in themselves use distractions to procrastinate their urgent work to future." Agatha Fauvel, Letting Go
Procrastination   |  

"The process of raising your self esteem may not happen overnight, but with practice, it can change for the better." Mike C. Adams, Low Self Esteem

"As a leader, translating the team seating with folded hands as a negative blocking gesture can be a projection by you, of your lack of confidence in the team." Michael Nir, Influence: Body Language Silent Influencing
Leadership   |  

"More often than not, it's those who aren't blessed with obvious talent for something who find a way to outwork, outsmart, and outperform those who do have talent. Furthermore, not coming from a position of wealth or privilege can often be an advantage; you don't have the luxury of becoming complacent, which can be critical in hindering the ability to build courage and confidence as you work towards your goal." Ben Johnson, Grit: How to build up courage, always be determined, and never give up!
Blessed   |  

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.  Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you." Ralph Waldo Emerson
Optimistic   |  

Self-confidence is crucial to a life worth living. Even if you don't have big dreams for yourself, you still need confidence just to make sure you get what you deserve or what you have coming to you. Bill Andrews, Self Confidence: Unleash Your Hidden Potential and Breakthrough Your Limitations of Confidence
Dream   |  

"When you get to the point in your life where you can say, 'I praise the Lord no matter what happens,' that is a confidence that you won't find anywhere in Hollywood, on Capitol Hill, or on Wall Street. That is a confidence built on a relationship with God!" Rick Warren
God   |  

"Once you discover how self-esteem works, you will begin to live your life to the fullest and learn to build a wall of confidence, preventing problems or feelings that may arise from low self-esteem, from ever happening again." Genevieve Amor, Self Esteem
Quotes about Life   |  

"If every hour spent with your child makes them more confident and obedient in their teenage years, how many hours would you try to spend with them?" V. Noot, Don't Give Up
Children   |  

"Just because you feel confident that you may get offered the job it doesn't mean that you should stop looking for work." Christine John, How to Get the Job You Want
Work   |  

When you trust people, you have confidence in them - in their integrity and in their abilities. Stephen M.R. Covey, The SPEED of Trust: The One Thing that Changes Everything
Trust   |  

. . .a confident person is someone who gives, not takes. Truly confident people do not need to prove anything. Beau Norton
"True confidence will lead to greater success, but only because a confident person is someone who gives, not takes. Truly confident people do not need to prove anything." Beau Norton, Extreme Confidence: A Comprehensive Guide for Increasing Self-Esteem and Confidence
Success   |  

Like finding the perfect pair of jeans or getting to inbox zero, confidence is a pretty elusive thing. But without it, it's all too easy to fall down the rabbit hole of self-doubt and negativity. Lanna PsyD, How To Encourage Self Confidence
Encouraging   |  

"Your self-confidence strengthens as you learn to speak to others, and your whole personality grows warmer and better. This means that you are better off emotionally, and if you are better off emotionally, you are better off physically." Dale Carnegie, The Quick and Easy Way to Effective Speaking
Words of Encouragement   |  

"If you are someone who is in constant doubt and your life thus far has been a constant string of disappointments, it's time you stop fixating on doubt and spend your valuable time on building a list of things that make you feel confident and assertive." Zak Frazer, Mastering Motivation: 40 Things You Can Do To Feel Motivated In Less Than 10 Minutes
Time   |  

"The great thing about keeping a journal is you can see how far that you have come or how far you still need to go. This can help with confidence and self-esteem when you see the kind of steps that you have made or are making." Heather Rose, Depression Cure
Greatness   |  

"Deal with questions briefly and clearly. If you know the answer, give it. If you don't know, have the confidence to say, 'I don't know, but I'll get back to you.'" Annabelle Stevens, Larissa Stevens, Change Yourself, Change Your World
Questioning   |  

"Once you put a fear back of you, you will gain a big boost to your confidence to take you to the next level." Annalie Coetzer, 52 Ways to Overcome Fear
Quotes about Overcoming   |  

Confidence energises while fear disempowers. Self-belief strengthens while fear weakens. Eugene C. Onyibo
"Confidence energises while fear disempowers. Self-belief strengthens while fear weakens." Eugene C. Onyibo, Working Years will soon be Over
Fear   |  

So if you are holding yourself back based on a perception of your own shortcomings, each of those shortcomings is likely to be less relevant than your level of confidence. Find a way to tackle your excuses, act and feel confident, and the success, enjoyment and fun will follow. Charlotta Hughes, What's Your Excuse for not Being More Confident?: Overcome your excuses, increase your confidence, unleash your potential
Excuses   |  

"If we're looking for a repository of confidence - someone in whom to put our faith - then we must look to God, the Creator of the universe and the one who gave us life." Jimmy Carter, Through the Year with Jimmy Carter: 366 Daily Meditations from the 39th President
Faith   |  

"This fear or lack of confidence leads to an action-tendency of saying/doing nothing." Mike Pedler, A Manager's Guide To Self-Development
Action   |  

"However, by learning to appreciate yourself, you give yourself confidence and the assurance that you aren't useless or hopeless and that you too, have something to be proud of." Benjamin Smith, Mindset: How Positive Thinking Will Set You Free
Appreciation   |  

"People with extreme confidence do not let temporary setbacks slow them down. They have a clear vision of what they want, and they go get it." Beau Norton, Extreme Confidence: A Comprehensive Guide for Increasing Self-Esteem and Confidence
Vision   |  

"Your confidence in your own voice will carry into all areas of your life." Eileen Rose Giadone, The Habit Fix: The New Habit Guide to Getting Happy and Healthy in 7 Simple Steps
Quotes about Being Happy   |  

"I can't tell you a better thing to help you raise your confidence level than to get in the Bible and start believing what God says about you." Rick Warren
Believe   |  

Lack of knowledge leads to lack of confidence. Whatever areas of your life that are bound by insecurity can be set free by learning. William Clark; Wendy Larson
"Lack of knowledge leads to lack of confidence. Whatever areas of your life that are bound by insecurity can be set free by learning." William Clark; Wendy Larson, Emotional Intelligence
Knowledge   |  

If your mind is obsessed by thoughts of insecurity and inadequacy it is, of course, due to the fact that such ideas have dominated your thinking over a long period of time. Another and more positive pattern of ideas must be given the mind, and that is accomplished by repetitive suggestion or confidence ideas. Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, The Power of Positive Thinking: 10 Traits for Maximum Results
Norman Vincent Peale Quotes   |  

"The four Cs as secret of my success - curiosity, confidence, courage and constancy." Walt Disney
Courage   |  

"Successful people overcome tasks with confidence and ease. Their difference from any other person is that they have learned how to face their problems and deal with it head on." Rowena Cauba, Happiness
Problem   |  

"Self-confidence is deeply rooted in self-love, and often mistaken for egotism or arrogance." Charles Lamont, Power of Self Confidence
Love   |  

"Confident people help others to be confident, be it their bosses, peers, friends, customers or even their audience." Faith Starr, Stop Self-Sabotaging and Shift your Paradigm to Success
Helping Others   |  

Believe! An old Latin proverb reads: Believe that you have it and you have it. Wilferd A. Peterson
"Believe! An old Latin proverb reads: "Believe that you have it and you have it.'" Wilferd A. Peterson
Proverbs   |  

The difficulty comes from our lack of confidence.
Seneca Quotes

"If you are struggling with low self-esteem you are not helping yourself any by being anti-social. People need to be around people and have healthy and engaging social interaction on a regular basis." Christopher Quinn, Self Esteem Self Help: Get Your Life Back!!
Health   |  

"Being resourceful simply means that you are able to make the most of what you have, which is integral to the development of confidence and general contentment with oneself." John Franz, Confidence: Winning the Game of Life by Developing a Confident Mindset
Happiness   |  

"You need to believe in your abilities first, then those around you will believe in you." John Rakestraw, Creative Energy
Believe In Yourself   |  

"Self-confidence is not an inborn feature, it is an acquired quality shaped by different experiences in the social world." Jewel McQuin, Building Confidence
Experience   |  

"Adopting a good, positive body posture can help you to feel positive and confident." D. Chandler, Communication: Influence and Persuasion Secrets
Positive Quotes   |  

Self-confidence is the ability to trust in one's own decisions. Angelica Montrose
"Self-confidence is the ability to trust in one's own decisions." Angelica Montrose, 7 Steps To Getting A Promotion
Decision   |  

Maintaining a positive attitude uncovers hidden abilities and calls up untapped resources. It frames the conditions needed to make the best use of talents-provide fresh outlooks-set goals with confidence, and overcome reluctance to trying new things. Roger Fritz, The Power of a Positive Attitude: Discovering the Key to Success
Goals   |  

"Fallback jobs and 'settle-gigs' are for people who aren't confident or brave or passionate enough to keep trying and failing . . ." Strange Flow, the Extreme Motivation Book
Failure   |  

"Confident people feel good about themselves already, so they spend their time making others feel good." Beau Norton, Extreme Confidence: A Comprehensive Guide for Increasing Self-Esteem and Confidence
Good   |  

"You will surprise yourself at how being confident regardless of how a situation looks can change what you may have perceived that particular outcome to be from a doubtful or insecure perspective." Michelle Hunt, Creativity: Innovation: Simple Proven Tips & Tricks to Improve Your Creative Writing
Doubt   |  

Effective communication also is about confidence. Gregory Davidson
"Effective communication also is about confidence." Gregory Davidson, Communication: Proven Strategies To Succeed in Your Personal Relationships and in Your Career
Communication   |  

In order to achieve true self-esteem and self-confidence, you should be willing to accept that you’re more than capable - both of accomplishing the greatest of things and of making the biggest mistakes. Ryan Cooper
Mistake   |  

"Even if the company is experiencing a major downturn, it's important to always be confident, calm, and set a good example to others." Alex Langer, Effective Leadership
Example   |  

"Do you often seek fame or glory or are you confident and happy with your life success even if no one knows about them?" Angel Greene, Self Help: Golden Nuggets for High Performers for Next Level Success
Your Attitude Determines Your Future   |  

"Consistency is a key element, without which a leader is incapable of getting respect, success or even developing confidence in others." Daniel Transon, The Leadership Challenge
Your Example   |  

Be aware that if you use a body language that instantly conveys power, confidence, or assertiveness, you will more likely influence people. Ryan Nolte PhD, Body Language Secrets: Understanding Body Language And Using Body Language To Your Advantage
Influence   |  

The strong presence of a parent provides the child with a feeling of security and this can help him develop confidence. Patricia Munsford
"The strong presence of a parent provides the child with a feeling of security and this can help him develop confidence." Patricia Munsford, How to Discipline a Toddler
Overcoming Other Peoples Opinion   |  

Compliments are confidence boosters, and the better you feel about yourself, the more happiness you will bring to your relationship. Alexis G. Roldan, Marriage: How To Revive And Strengthen Your Marriage
Marriage   |  

Most successful leaders are confident, of course. Often, their confidence is an outgrowth of the passion and commitment they feel to their cause. Stephen Hawley Martin, The CEO's Guide from Good to Great
Commitment   |  

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