If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.
Author: Marcus Garvey
I don't feel any pressure. I just try to stay calm, follow my game plan and try not to overthrown.
Author: Dwight Gooden
Winning breeds confidence and confidence breeds winning.
Author: Hubert Green
Profession: American Golfer
Never put much confidence in such, as put no confidence in others. A man prone to suspect evil is mostly looking in his neighbor for what he sees in himself. As to the pure all things are pure, even so to the impure all things are impure.
Author: J. C. Hare
As is our confidence, so is our capacity.
Author: William Hazlitt (1778-1830)
Profession: British Essayist
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.
Profession: Greek Epic Poet
In tribulation immediately draw near to God with confidence, and you will receive strength, enlightenment, and instruction.
Author: St. John of the Cross (1542-1591)
Profession: Spanish Christian Mystic and Poet
It generally happens that assurance keeps an even pace with ability.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
There can be no friendship without confidence, and no confidence without integrity.
Silence is the safest course for any man to adopt who distrust himself.
Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)
Profession: French Classical Writer
Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It's the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.
Author: Ann Landers (1918)
Profession: American Advice Columnist
If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.
Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA
You've got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is the difference.
Author: Chris Evert Lloyd (1954)
Profession: American Tennis Player
With confidence, you can reach truly amazing heights; without confidence, even the simplest accomplishments are beyond your grasp.
Author: Jim Loehr
Profession: American Sports Psychologist