Confidence Quotes

Without self-confidence we are as babes in the cradle. And how can we generate this imponderable quality, which is yet so invaluable, most quickly? By thinking that other people are inferior to oneself.

Virginia Woolf

Who is sure of their own motives can in confidence advance or retreat.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

You are educated when you have the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or self-confidence.

Robert Frost

You can determine how confident people are by listening to what they don't say about themselves.

Brian G. Jett

You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.

Rosalynn Carter

You've got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is the difference.

Chris Evert

The kingdom of Heaven is within you... Seek ye first the kingdom of Heaven and all things will be added unto you.

Jesus

The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Richard M. Devos

The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear.

William Jennings Bryan

You need to play with supreme confidence, or else you'll lose again, and then losing becomes a habit.

Joe Paterno

The man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away.

Charles Schwab

To believe your own thought, to believe that what is true for you in our private heart is for all men - that is genius.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Confidence is preparation. Everything else is beyond your control.

Richard Kline

I haven't a particle of confidence in a man who has no redeeming vices

Mark Twain

Politeness wins the confidence of princes

Chinese Proverbs

There is no worse screen to block out the Spirit than confidence in our own intelligence

John Calvin

Those who are silent, self-effacing and attentive become the recipients of confidences.

Thornton Wilder

If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.

Abraham Lincoln

Confidence in nonsense is a requirement for the creative process.

Unknown

Statisticians do it with confidence, frequency and variation

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Advances are made by those with at least a touch of irrational confidence in what they can do.

Unknown

Confidence is the illusion born of accidental success.

Unknown

The easy confidence with which I know another man's religion is folly teaches me to suspect that my own is also

Unknown

It is better to trust in the Lord than to put confidence in princes.

Bible

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Updated On : October 27, 2013
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