There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Self-confidence is the memory of success.
If being an egomaniac means I believe in what I do and in my art or music, then in that respect you can call me that... I believe in what I do, and I'll say it.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong.
What the mind can conceive and believe, and the heart desire, you can achieve.
When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance.
I don’t entirely approve of some of the things I have done, or am, or have been. But I’m me. God knows, I’m me.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Confidence is preparation. Everything else is beyond your control.
Life is ten percent what you experience and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well, you can do a bigger thing well too.
Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.
Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off.
You wouldn't worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.
I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.
If you are insecure, guess what? The rest of the world is, too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.
It is confidence in our bodies, minds and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now.