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.— Abraham Maslow
Craziest Self Esteem And Confidence quotations
I wish I could show you...the astonishing light of your own being.
We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.
Love is something you and I must have.
We must have it because our spirit feeds upon it. We must have it because without it we become weak and faint. Without love our self-esteem weakens. Without it our courage fails. Without love we can no longer look out confidently at the world.
Don't waste your energy trying to educate or change opinions.
.. Do your thing and don't care if they like it.
I think everybody's weird. We should all celebrate our individuality and not be embarrassed or ashamed of it.
Put all excuses aside and remember this: YOU are capable.
If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet;
how important you can be to the people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.
Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.
They can do all because they think they can.
Experts say that if children can't read by the end of the fifth grade, they lose self-confidence and self-esteem, making them more likely to enter the juvenile justice system.
You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.
Don't listen to negative influences. Believe in yourself, and show others what you can do. Only "you" can find your potential.
Think highly of yourself because the world takes you at your own estimate.
Many of our ideas and beliefs about ourselves and the world are so deeply ingrained that we are unaware that they are beliefs and take them, without question, for the absolute truth.
You have been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn't worked.
Try approving of yourself and see what happens.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way.
Don’t dismiss the synchronicity of what is happening right now finding its way to your life at just this moment. There are no coincidences in the universe, only convergences of Will, Intent, and Experience.
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.
Self-assurance is contemptible and fatal unless it is self-knowledge.
By accepting yourself and being fully what you are, your presence can make others happy.
In the Light of interbeing, peace and happiness in your daily life means peace and happiness in the world.
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage.
If you really put a small value upon yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price. Pay no attention to what the critics say. A statue has never been erected in honor of a critic.
The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off.
It is time for you to make a commitment to create joy, creativity and love for yourself, only then will you benefit others, for if you do not evolve yourself, you do not serve others. By becoming a living example, by following what is in your heart, you show the way for others to follow with courage, what is in their hearts.
Doubt is a virus that attacks our self-esteem, productivity and confidence.
Faith that you and your life are perfectly unfolding is the strongest vaccine.
Successful people have fear, successful people have doubts, and successful people have worries. They just don't let these feelings stop them.
Trust means "I know that you will not-deliberately or accidentally, consciously or unconsciously-take unfair advantage of me." It means "I can put my situation at the moment, my status and self-esteem in the group, our relationship, my job, my career, even my life in your hands with complete confidence."
If you doubt you can accomplish something, then you can't accomplish it.
You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.
The things a man has to have are hope and confidence in himself against odds, and sometimes he needs somebody, his pal or his mother or his wife or God, to give him that confidence.
The only thing I pay attention to with free throws is what a guy does in the final four minutes of a game. If you can improve players' self-esteem and confidence, get them to relax, teach visualization and routine, they will shoot as well, or better, with the pressure on.
Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.