I love confidence quotes and believe they can help us get through difficult times. Here’s why – for most people our confidence levels ebb and flow during the day. This could be because our mood changes, a few setbacks occur one after the other or maybe we are just tired. But for sure, whenever self-doubt rears its ugly head we can all do with a quick boost of self-confidence; and fortunately, this can often be found in a few simple words of wisdom.
The motivational video below features what I think to be 21 of the best confidence quotes, all designed to help increase your self–esteem levels and give you that extra boost you need to help you through your day.
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Contributors include the 26th President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt, motivational speaker and self-development author Brian Tracy, Joe Mari Fadrigalan (no idea who he is!), American singer and songwriter Katy Perry, American politician, activist and diplomat Eleanor Roosevelt, motivational speaker and businessman T. Harv Eker, American historian, philosopher and writer William J. Durant, English screenwriter, playwright and award-winning novelist David Storey, author Jaachynma N.E. Agu, self-improvement author Barrie Davenport, the author Mandy Hale, author Dr. Robert Anthony, American lecturer and writer Dale Carnegie, motivational self-help author Louise L. Hay, New Zealand author and painter Peter T. Mcintyre, American lecturer, political activist, and author Helen Keller, retired professional basketball player Michael Jordan, Jamaican political leader, entrepreneur, journalist and publisher Marcus Garvey and finally the Canadian writer and psychotherapist best known for his work in the psychology of self-esteem, Nathaniel Branden.
Prefer not to watch videos? Here’s a complete list of the 21 confidence quotes.
1/ “You will never gain anyone’s approval by begging for it. When you stand confident in your own worth, respect follows.” – Mandy Hale
2/ “Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing .” – Theodore Roosevelt
3/ “Inhale confidence. Exhale doubt.” – Unkown
4/ “Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.” – Brian Tracy
5/ “Don’t hide yourself. Stand up, keep your head high, and show them what you got!” – Joe Mari Fadrigalan
6/ “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
7/ “Don’t underestimate your worth by comparing yourself with others.” – Jaachynma N.E. Agu
8/ “Forget past mistakes and forget failures. Forget everything except what you are going to do now and do it.” – William J. Durant
9/ “Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well, you can do a bigger thing well too.” – David Storey
10/ “Low self-confidence isn’t a life sentence. 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
11/ “Self-confidence is the memory of success.” – David Storey
12/ “If you’re presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.” – Katy Perry
13/ “You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.” – Dr. Robert Anthony
14/ “Inaction 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
15/ “You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.” – Louise L. Hay
16/ “Confidence comes not from always being right, but from not fearing to be wrong.” – Peter T. Mcintyre
17/ “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
18/ “Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.” – Helen Keller
19/ “You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.” – Michael Jordan
20/ “With confidence, you have won before you have started.” – Marcus Garvey
21/ “Of all the judgments we pass in life, none is more important than the judgment we pass on ourselves”. – Nathaniel Branden.