Lord, help me to live this day, quietly, easily. To lean upon Thy great strength, trustfully, restfully. To wait for the unfolding of Thy will, patiently, serenely. To meet others, peacefully, joyously. To face tomorrow, confidently, courageously.— Francis of Assisi
Astounding Confided quotations
Love is friendship that has caught fire.
It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.
Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership.
We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
If God is for us, who can be against us?
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Be confident. Be compassionate. Be intelligent. Be humble. Be generous. The universe returns to you what you put out.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined...
Believe in yourself and all that you are.
Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.
Confidence and Hard work is the best medicine to kill the disease called failure. It will make you successful person.
I trust that you will so live today as to realize that you are masters of your own destiny, masters of your fate; if there is anything you want in this world, it is for you to strike out with confidence and faith in self and reach for it.
You weren't an accident. You weren't mass produced. You aren't an assembly-line product. You were deliberately planned, specifically gifted, and lovingly positioned on the earth by the Master Craftsman.
A positive self image and healthy self esteem is based on approval, acceptance and recognition from others; but also upon actual accomplishments, achievements and success upon the realistic self confidence which ensues.
I wish I could show you...the astonishing light of your own being.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience which you must stop and look fear in the face.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Let us remember the past with gratitude, live the present with enthusiasm, and look forward to the future with confidence.
I leave you love. I leave you hope. I leave you the challenge of developing confidence in one another. I leave you respect for the use of power. I leave you faith. I leave you racial dignity.
I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.
I want our people to be like a molave tree, strong and resilient, standing on the hillsides, unafraid of the rising tide, lighting and the storm, confident of its strength.
Count your blessings. Once you realize how valuable you are and how much you have going for you, the smiles will return, the sun will break out, the music will play, and you will finally be able to move forward the life that God intended for you with grace, strength, courage, and confidence.
Great moves of God are usually preceded by simple acts of obedience.
Deal with yourself as a individual, worthy of respect and make everyone else deal with you the same way.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
The four Cs of making dreams come true: Curiosity, Courage, Consistency, Confidence.
A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
Don't let others define you. Don't let the past confine you. Take charge of your life with confidence and determination and there are no limits on what you can do or be.
Our confidence in Christ does not make us lazy, negligent, or careless, but on the contrary it awakens us, urges us on, and makes us active in living righteous lives and doing good. There is no self-confidence to compare with this.
You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think you ought to accomplish. I have no responsibility to be like they expect me to be. It's their mistake, not my failing.
Never base your faith on your feelings. Base it on God's Word.
The nurse is temporarily the consciousness of the unconscious, the love of life of the suicidal, the leg of the amputee, the eyes of the newly blind, a means of locomotion for the newborn , knowledge and confidence for the young mother, a voice for those too weak to speak, and so on.
I say, dress to please yourself. Listen to your inner muse and take a chance. Wear something that says 'Here I am!' today.
Man often becomes what he believes himself to be.
If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.