Top 30 Amazing Confidence Quotes To Help You Believe In Yourself

Top 30 Amazing Confidence Quotes To Help You Believe In Yourself

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Confidence is all about trusting your own abilities to reach your goal regardless of the circumstances. While some people are born confident, there are still many who are filled with self-doubts and fears. 

Confidence is a tricky thing. Being confident is good, but overconfidence can land you in trouble as well. There is a very thin line between being confident and being overconfident and arrogant. And arrogance can destroy you very quickly.

Confidence gives you the power to control things in your life. If you are confident enough to face any situation in life, you would definitely end up satisfied and happy no matter what the results are.

Here are some of the best confidence quotes to give you the boost which you are looking for before your next step.

Confidence Quotes

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

Eleanor Roosevelt, Quoted in Vidette-Messenger (Valparaiso, Ind.), 7 June 1941 See Channing 1

“With realization of one’s own potential and self-confidence in one’s ability, one can build a better world.”

The Dalai Lama, His Holiness the Dalai Lama (2013). “The Dalai Lama’s Little Book of Wisdom”, p.7, HarperCollins UK

“You’re never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you’re never as bad as they say when you lose.”

Lou Holtz, Lou Holtz (1990). “The Fighting Spirit: A Championship Season at Notre Dame

“It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it.”

Lillian Hellman

“Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.”

Paulo Coelho

“Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.”

“Always be yourself–express yourself, have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.”

Bruce Lee

“Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.”

Rumi, “Selected Poems”, p.72, Penguin UK

“You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.”

Robert Anthony

“You have no control over other people’s taste, so focus on staying true to your own.”

Tim Gunn, Twitter post from Oct 18, 2012

“Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.”

Mignon McLaughlin, Mignon McLaughlin (2014). “Aperçus: The Aphorisms of Mignon McLaughlin”, p.36, BookBaby

“Once you become self-conscious, there is no end to it; once you start to doubt, there is no room for anything else.”

“Kindness in words creates confidence.”


“It generally happens that assurance keeps an even pace with ability.”

Samuel Johnson, “The Rambler”, p.32

“Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others.”

Erich Fromm, “Man for Himself: An Inquiry Into the Psychology of Ethics”, p.206, Routledge

“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.”

Harvey Fierstein

“All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.”

Mark Twain, Letter to Mrs Foote, 2 December 1887. As reported in: When Huck Finn Went Highbrow (1934) by B. DeCasseres

“Confidence in another man’s virtue is no light evidence of a man’s own, and God willingly favors such a confidence.”

“When you look good, you feel good. Confidence with what you’re wearing is very important. If you feel good, you will always perform your best without worrying about anything.”

Maria Sharapova

“Confidence literally starts from yourself. You have to go look in the mirror at yourself. If you don’t like what you see, you’re going to give off that energy.”

Megan Thee Stallion

“A business of high principle generates greater drive and effectiveness because people know that they can do the right thing decisively and with confidence.”

Marvin Bower, p. 25 – The Will to Manage (1966)

“Acquire the habit of speaking to God as if you were alone with Him, familiarly and with confidence and love, as to the dearest and most loving of friends.”

Alphonsus Maria de’ Liguori, How to Converse with God (ed. TAN Books, 2015)

“Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”

Robert Frost, in Reader’s Digest April 1960

“When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.”

“I believe the process of going from confusion to understanding is a precious, even emotional, experience that can be the foundation of self-confidence.”

Brian Greene

“Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.”

Thomas Carlyle

“One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.”

Arthur Ashe

“Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well, you can do a bigger thing well too.”

David Storey

“Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions … Do your thing, and don’t care if they like it.”

Tina Fey

“If we start without confidence, we have already lost half the battle and we bury our talents.”

Confidence gives you the courage to try anything new or do the hard yards in life. We hope that quotes about confidence help you to boost your self-confidence and fill you with more positivity in life.

If you liked our selection of 30 Amazing Confidence Quotes, then perhaps you would also enjoy 50 Self Love Quotes To Help You Love Yourself And Stay Positive.

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