Confidence- a feeling of self-assurance arising from one’s appreciation of one’s own abilities or qualities.
To be successful in life, a person needs to possess or develop a healthy confidence in themselves, the world around them and in other people. How confident you are in your own abilities will dictate much of the success or failure that you experience in life. The strange thing is that it confidence stems solely from how you think about yourself and the world. This leads to the words you speak and the actions that you take. Whether you try or don’t try and with what level of effort all begins with your personal level of confidence in yourself. Read more...(820 words, 5 images, estimated 3:17 mins reading time)
What can you do today that you were not capable of a few years ago?
When I think back to where exactly I was 365 days ago, it never ceases to amaze me the jagged artwork that change has woven into the tapestry of my life. Each seemingly unconnected event has worked to put me exactly where I am supposed to be.
Many philosophies support the idea of a preconceived plan for everyone. I am not sure about that yet, but sometimes it seems like things fall into place in ways that you would never believe. So here are some of the things that I can do today that I was not capable of a few years ago. Read more...(1211 words, 7 images, estimated 4:51 mins reading time)
Although I have trouble sometimes with certain concepts, one thing has become abundantly clear. Being Confident in life is a choice.
Confidence stems from the conscious decision to accept yourself for what you are and to not let your weaknesses rule over your strengths. Can it really be that simple? The answer is apparently a loud and emphatic YES!
Let’s face it, we are all human beings, and all of us are constructed with a list of strengths and weaknesses to take advantage of or overcome. Everybody is in the same boat, there is nobody who is exempt. Read more...(1081 words, 5 images, estimated 4:19 mins reading time)
Every person in the world in the history of mankind has been faced with the fact that life at times is going to be difficult or challenging. It doesn’t matter what skills and tools you possess, Einstein intelligence, classic beauty, superior physical strength, or massive understanding, you are going to at some time find that life is kicking you around like a rag doll. It is natural that your confidence will be shaken. These times are not meant to break you but to strengthen you. The challenge is thing that will cement your confidence in yourself.
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Why is it that any person who shows a confidence in their abilities is called arrogant? Why is it that anyone who likes who they are, can be passed off as self absorbed? It appears that as people we have developed a society that is custom made to make you feel bad about who you are no matter what. Read more...(953 words, 10 images, estimated 3:49 mins reading time)