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Confidence Quotes

23 of the best book quotes about confidence
  1. #1
    You have plenty of courage, I am sure. All you need is confidence in yourself. There is no living thing that is not afraid when it faces danger.
  2. #2
    “You’ll get mixed up, of course, as you already know. You’ll get mixed up with many strange birds as you go. So be sure when you step. Step with care and great tact and remember that Life’s a Great Balancing Act. Just never forget to be dexterous and deft. And never mix up your right foot with your left.”
  3. #3
    “I’ve always been very confident in my immaturity.”
  4. #4
    “I am not pretty. I am not beautiful. I am as radiant as the sun.”
  5. #5
    “Charlie. Please don’t take this the wrong way. I’m not trying to make you feel uncomfortable. I just want you to know that you’re special...and the only reason I’m telling you is that I don’t know if anyone else ever has.”
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  6. #6
    “If you’re going to wear a dress like that you need to wear it with confidence. You need to fill it mentally as well as physically.”
  7. #7
    “She had a lot of confidence, and, as long as it wasn’t me forcing it on her, she loved a challenge.”
  8. #8
    “Yet she appeared confident in innocence and did not tremble, although gazed on and execrated by thousands, for all the kindness which her beauty might otherwise have excited was obliterated in the minds of the spectators by the imagination of the enormity she was supposed to have committed.”
  1. #9
    “KID, YOU’LL MOVE MOUNTAINS!”
  2. #10
    “I know what I want, I have a goal, an opinion, I have a religion and love. Let me be myself and then I am satisfied. I know that I’m a woman, a woman with inward strength and plenty of courage.”
  3. #11
    “When a girl feels that she’s perfectly groomed and dressed she can forget that part of her. That’s charm”
  4. #12
    “Jo’s eyes sparkled, for it’s always pleasant to be believed in, and a friend’s praise is always sweeter than a dozen newspaper puffs.”
  5. #13
    “Discipline must come from trust and confidence.”
  6. #14
    “Once a child starts to excel at something—whether it’s math, piano, pitching or ballet—he or she gets praise, admiration and satisfaction. This builds confidence and makes the once not-fun activity fun.”
  7. #15
    It was how the face was acting—also studying the crowd. Fixed in concentration. Liesel felt herself pausing as she found the only face looking directly into the German spectators. It examined them with such purpose that people on either side of the book thief noticed and pointed him out.
  8. #16
    “If the others heard me talking out loud they would think that I am crazy. But since I am not crazy, I do not care.”
  1. #17
    “Don’t give in to your fears. If you do, you won’t be able to talk to your heart.”
  2. #18
    “And you’re worried, not because you’re headed to meet a houseful of vampires, but because you think those vampires won’t approve of you, correct?”
    “That’s right,” I answered immediately, hiding my surprise at his casual use of the word.
    He shook his head. “You’re incredible.”
  3. #19
    “She seemed to know, to accept, to welcome her position, the citadel of the family, the strong place that could not be taken.”
  4. #20
    “Western parents try to respect their children’s individuality, encouraging them to pursue their true passions, supporting their choices, and providing positive reinforcement and a nurturing environment. By contrast, the Chinese believe that the best way to protect their children is by preparing them for the future, letting them see what they’re capable of, and arming them with skills, work habits, and inner confidence that no one can ever take away.”
  5. #21
    “Charlie, we accept the love we think we deserve.”
  6. #22
    “Western parents worry a lot about their children’s self-esteem. But as a parent, one of the worst things you can do for your child’s self-esteem is to let them give up. On the flip side, there’s nothing better for building confidence than learning you can do something you thought you couldn’t.”
  7. #23
    “And from her great and humble position in the family she had taken dignity and a clean calm beauty. From her position as healer, her hands had grown sure and cool and quiet; from her position as arbiter she had become as remote and faultless in judgment as a goddess. She seemed to know that if she swayed the family shook, and if she ever really deeply wavered or despaired the family would fall, the family will to function would be gone.”
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