Confidence

From one of the books I’m currently reading by Dr. David Niven; on confidence:

“If You Doubt, You’re Out

Confidence is like a helpful virus spreading throughout your body. If you have it, it will infect everything you do in a positive way. If you don’t, it will undermine everything you do.

People who lack confidence not only fear doing things they are not good at, they actually start to fear performing tasks in which they excel because they question whether they’re all that good at anything.

Confidence spreads with successes, and lack of confidence multiples with failures. If your confidence falters, turn to what you do best, and then take on more challenging tasks.”

_________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Great little excerpt I thought I’d share. It’s better to have tried something, failed (or even succeeded!), gained experience rather than not trying at all! Every time you say no is another opportunity missed…if you have the ability, say ”Yes”! You never know where something can lead to until you give it a try. 🙂

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s