Imagine two people. One is supremely talented, adept, well educated and relentless while the other is average, under-qualified and sometimes lazy. But when it comes to college placements, the later makes it to an interview, because he is confident. He is lazy but when he works even for an hour he does it exceptionally. While the former being under confident works more but never up to the mark. To be the one who works less but leaves a mark, read confidence quotes to be addicted to achievements. Confidence in you helps manifolds when doubts rule your mind. The confidence is right in your heart and you tap it by using confidence boosting quotes. These are short confidence quotes to help you being sometimes lazy but successful forever.

Confidence Quotes


“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

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

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sail. Explore. Dream. Discover.” –Mark Twain

“If you want to improve your self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.” –Tim Fargo 

Tim Fargo confidence quotes

“Self confidence is the most attractive quality a person can have. how can anyone see how awesome you are if you can’t see it yourself?” – Unknown

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

“The most beautiful thing you can wear is confidence.” – Blake Lively

“Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.” – Lao Tzu

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“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

“As long as I can remember I feel I have had this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. My brain becomes magnetized with this dominating force which I hold in my hand.” — Bruce Lee

“When someone tells me “no,” it doesn’t mean I can’t do it, it simply means I can’t do it with them.” – Karen E. Quinones Miller

Karen E. Quinones Miller confidence quotes

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

“Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself. .” -Cicero

“Confidence is the most important single factor in this game, and no matter how great your natural talent, there is only one way to obtain and sustain it: work.” -Jack Nicklaus

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

“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” – Marie Curie

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frighten us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be?” – Marianne Williamson

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



“Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.” – Mark Victor Hansen

“The inner speech, your thoughts, can cause you to be rich or poor, loved or unloved, happy or unhappy, attractive or unattractive, powerful or weak.” — Ralph Charell

“Confidence comes not from always being right, but from not fearing to be wrong.” – Peter T. Mcintyre

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“Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.” – Mark Victor Hansen

“We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.” –  A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

“You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.” –Zig Ziglar

Zig Ziglar confidence quotes

“Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” –Suzy Kassem

“Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that’s very important for good health.” –  Dalai Lama

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

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

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

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

“True beauty is the flame of self-confidence that shines from the inside out.” – Barrie Davenport

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“Think like a queen. A queen if not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.” – Oprah

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

“Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right.” — Henry Ford

“Confidence is at the root of so many attractive qualities, a sense of humor, a sense of style, a willingness to be who you are no matter what anyone else might think or say …” — Wentworth Miller

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“Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” Christopher Robin

Christopher Robin confidence quotes

“Surviving a failure allows you more self-confidence. Failing is a great learning tool, but it must be kept to an absolute minimum.” — Jeffrey Immelt

“Your dream doesn’t have an expiration date. Take a deep breath and try again.” — K.T. Witten

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller

The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you. – William Jennings Bryan

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There is no tablet of confidence that the achievers gulp and become successful. But yes, confidence quotes could be your shots of confidence. After all, being intoxicated by confidence is not a bad thing.


It’s me Himanshi. I am just like you. Sometimes lazy, sometimes doubtful and always quirky. But it’s the dream that keeps me going. Books and life have given me a world of knowledge and through "" I am returning what I received. Thinker by Heart, Writer by Soul.


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