Without self-confidence we are as babes in the cradles. And how can we generate this imponderable quality, which is yet so invaluable most quickly? By thinking that other people are inferior to oneself.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
With greater confidence in yourself and your abilities, you will set bigger goals, make bigger plans and commit yourself to achieving objectives that today you only dream about.
Confidence is half of victory.
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks on great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.
With confidence, you can reach truly amazing heights without confidence, even the simplest accomplishments are beyond your grasp.
There is a difference between conceit and confidence. Conceit is bragging about yourself. Confidence means you believe you can get the job done.
Confidence is preparation. Everything else is beyond your control.
Horses change lives. They give our young people confidence and self esteem. They provide peace and tranquility to troubled souls- they give us hope!
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.
The most vital quality a soldier can possess is self-confidence, utter, complete and bumptious.
Strengthening our identity is one way or reinforcing people's confidence and sense of citizenship and well-being.
Censorship reflects society's lack of confidence in itself. It is a hallmark of an authoritarian regime.
Logic is a system whereby one may go wrong with confidence.
War over water would be an ultimate obscenity. And yet, unfortunately it is conceivable... Water has been a source over so many years of erosion of confidence, of tension, of human rights abuses, really, of so many in areas whose traditional water supplies have been controlled and depleted by occupational authorities. That must stop if we're going to be able to develop a climate for peace
I am disposed to be thus particular from the interest you take in our welfare and from the entire confidence I have in your knowing, that you will be sympathetic with us in our misfortunes.
The governor has confidence in his appointees on the Parks and Wildlife board, and he trusts they will make a decision that is in the best interest of the Big Bend area.
Gallantry to women - the sure road to their favor - is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute toward it.
The fidelity of most men is merely an invention of self-love to win confidence; a method to place us above others and to render us depositaries of the most important matters.
It is not so much our friends help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
In the bottle discontent seeks for comfort, cowardice for courage, and bashfulness for confidence.
To embarrass justice by a multiplicity of laws, or to hazard it by confidence in judges, are the opposite rocks on which all civil institutions have been wrecked, and between which legislative wisdom has never yet found an open passage.
When you disarm the people, you commence to offend them and show that you distrust them either through cowardice or lack of confidence, and both of these opinions generate hatred...
I was this shy, introverted kid and through the game and through athletics I was able to gain a lot more confidence and express myself on the field. It is about enjoying themselves and that's what I could tell about all of these girls. They played hard, respected the game and just had fun doing it.
A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader, a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves.