Confidence Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old confidence quotes, confidence sayings, and confidence proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.     

Joe Namath

With confidence, you have won before you have started.     

Marcus Garvey

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life.     

Marcus Garvey

You just have to be yourself and go full with confidence and be courageous.     

Gabby Douglas

Confidence... thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live.     

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Always be yourself and have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and try to duplicate it.     

Bruce Lee

You wouldn't worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

Low self-confidence isn't a life sentence. 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

Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.     

E.E. Cummings

Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.     

Golda Meir

It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.     

Oprah Winfrey

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong.     

Peter T. Mcintyre

Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.     

Dr. Benjamin Spock

Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.     

Brian Tracy

Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.     

Christopher Robin

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

If you're presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.     

Katy Perry

As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Confidence is the sexiest attribute a woman can have. If you feel good, you'll look good.     

Author Unknown

If you love yourself, it will all work out.     

Britney Spears

You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.     

Michael Jordan

I have an everyday religion that works for me. Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line.     

Lucille Ball

A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms.     

Author Unknown

If you believe in yourself enough and know what you want, you're gonna make it happen.     

Mariah Carey

Confidence is silent. Insecurities are loud.     

Author Unknown

Just believe in yourself. Even if you don't, pretend that you do and, at some point, you will.     

Venus Williams

Self confidence is the best outfit. Rock it and own it.     

Author Unknown

It's not who you are that holds you back, it's who you think you're not.      

Hanoch McCarty

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.      

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.     

Edmund Hillary

Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Confidence is preparation. Everything else is beyond your control.     

Richard Kline

Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.     

Oprah

Why should I care what other people think of me? I am who I am. And who I wanna be.     

Avril Lavigne

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.     

Richard Bach

I am, indeed, a king, because I know how to rule myself.     

Pietro Aretino

Confidence, like art, never comes from having all the answers; it comes from being open to all the questions.     

Author Unknown

You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.     

Rosalynn Carter

With confidence, you can reach truly amazing heights; without confidence, even the simplest accomplishments are beyond your grasp.     

Author Unknown

There is nothing more attractive than confidence, once you see your own beauty, so will everyone else.     

Author Unknown

Confidence is not achieved overnight. It can be achieved by learning from mistakes, it can be achieved by learning from experience.     

Dr Anil Kr Sinha

A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.     

William Shedd

They can do all because they think they can.     

Vergil

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.     

Henry S. Haskins

Confidence is something you acquire in yourself by believing in self ability with courage and conviction.     

Anil Sinha

Confidence is going after Moby Dick in a rowboat and taking the tartar sauce with you.     

Zig Ziglar