Poem: Yellow Tulip

 

I am confident
and serene,
I am free
to be me.

No push
nor pull,
I am centered
in my own energy.

Not over,
not below.
Look,
how I glow!

 

– Deelia ©

 

Image: Deelia ©

 

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Tuning in to Self Confidence: Quotes

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I have great faith in fools – self-confidence my friends will call it. – Edgar Allan Poe, Marginalia

Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth. – Rumi

Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince others. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need others’ approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.  – Lao Tzu

How we love others is affected by how we love ourselves. – Richelle Mead

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

Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong.  – Peter T. McIntyre

Do you know what makes someone beautiful? Confidence. You don’t have to have this shape eyes or that shape lips. No one seems to be able to decide which shape is best anyway. – Daniel Nayeri

Tis in ourselves that we are thus or thus. Our bodies are our gardens to the which our wills are gardeners.  – William Shakespeare

To make mistakes is human; to stumble is commonplace; to be able to laugh at yourself is maturity. – William Arthur Ward

Self-confidence is contagious. – Stephen Richards

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. – Oscar Wilde

You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with. – Wayne Dyer

The less our self confidence is dependent on outer factors the more real it is. – Deelia

Affirmation: “I am confident and serene. I am independent and free.”

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