“Confidence comes from authenticity. Lack of confidence arises from the fear of being revealed as a fraud.” – Albert Pellissier
“I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, and yet sets less value on his own opinion of himself than on the opinion of others.” Marcus Aurelius
“The mature human being goes about doing what needs to be done regardless of whether that person feels great or terrible. Knowing that you are the kind of person with that kind of self- control brings all the satisfaction and confidence you will ever need. Even on days when the satisfaction and confidence just aren’t there, you can get the job done anyway.” – from Constructive Living by David K. Reynolds
“All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is this: Act as if it were impossible to fail. That is the talisman, the formula, the command of right-about-face which turns us from failure towards success.” Dorothea Brande from Wake Up and Live
You will be wasting today’s thoughts in determining what is the best course of action in dealing with the future or future emergencies; have faith in your ability to meet any emergency when it arrives.