Confidence Quotes

Sometimes life just doesn’t our way and we have to really fight against the current. We lose our trust in ourselves, we start to doubt, and our self-confidence plummets. 

In this time, we need some prodding, we need some confidence quotes to remind us that we are powerful beings and we can take on the world if we want to! 

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Here is a compilation of confidence quotes to get you through the day. 

Inspiring Confidence Quotes 2024

Don’t burden yourself all the time, keep your mind positive, and know that you can be an empowered individual anytime you want. Be inspired with these confidence quotes and share them with the people who need the pat on the back. These words may mean the world to them. 

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Self-confidence quotes for her

Encourage her and tell her she can do it. Women may be powerful and empowered but sometimes, they doubt themselves too. Send her a message, give her one of these quotes and raise her confidence up. 

  • The best protection any woman can have is courage.
  • Confidence comes with maturity, being more accepting of yourself. Nicole Scherzinger
  • Get more confidence by doing things that excite and frighten you. Jessica Williams
  • Don’t take anything for granted. If you don’t believe in yourself, nobody else will. Have a little more confidence. – Cathy Moriarty
  • Beauty has so many forms, and I think the most beautiful thing is confidence and loving yourself.
  • You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do. Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Instead of looking at the past, I put myself ahead twenty years and try to look at what I need to do now in order to get there then.
  • There are confidence and a sense of self that comes with age that I didn’t anticipate. Jillian Michaels
  • Through my education, I didn’t just develop skills, I didn’t just develop the ability to learn, but I developed confidence. – Michelle Obama
  • When you say YES to others, make sure you are not saying NO to yourself.
  • Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love. – Brene Brown
  • I’m the girl you’ll never BE.
  • No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Strong women rule/conquer the world.
  • It’s all about confidence and how you feel about yourself. There’s no such thing as a perfect woman. I like imperfections – that’s what makes you unique. Hayley Hasselhoff
  • Better to be strong than pretty and useless.
  • You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.
  • Love who you are, embrace who you are. Love yourself. When you love yourself, people can kind of pick up on that: they can see confidence, they can see self-esteem, and naturally, people gravitate towards you. – Lilly Singh
  • Be fearless. Be kind. Be you.
  • I think about trust and confidence as something that you earn every day, and we will keep at it, earning it every day. Lynn Good
  • I want to be the girl who makes your bad days better. The girl that makes you say, ‘My life has changed since I met her.
  • In fact, the confidence of the people is worth more than money. – Carter G. Woodson
  • One day I’ll be at a place I always wanted to be.
  • If you’re presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything. Katy Perry
  • I want to be the girl who does shopping blindly but with money of her own.
  • If you are insecure, guess what? The rest of the world is too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think. – T. Harv Eker
  • One man can change the world but one girl can change the entire universe.
  • You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along. Eleanor Roosevelt
  • All we have is NOW.
  • Don’t take anything for granted. If you don’t believe in yourself, nobody else will. Have a little more confidence. Cathy Moriarty
  • Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
  • It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures. Oprah Winfrey
  • Stop saying ‘I Wish’ and Start saying ‘I Will’.
  • If you don’t have any confidence, you’re not going to do anything. – Stefon Diggs
  • Be a Girl with a mind, a woman with attitude, and a Lady with class.
  • I never had confidence – never. The hardest thing to know is your own worth, and it took me years and years to find out what mine is. Peggy Lipton
  • Surround yourself with makeup, not negativity.
  • If you don’t stand for something, you will fall for anything.
  • I think the best way to have confidence is not to allow everyone else’s insecurities to be your own.– Jessie J
  • I have confidence about my life that comes from standing tall on my own two feet. Jane Fonda
  • A woman is unstoppable after she realizes she deserves better.
  • Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong. – Peter T. McIntyre
  • When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry, show life that you have a thousand reasons to smile.
  • I’ve finally stopped running away from myself. Who else is there better to be? Goldie Hawn
  • Little girls with dreams become women with vision.
  • I think confidence is a true form of beauty. Becky G
  • Smile and let everyone know that today, you’re a lot stronger than you were.
  • Find what makes you feel comfortable. The confidence you wear your clothes in is what’s really going to shine. Hayley Hasselhoff
  • There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.
  • The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
  • The level of confidence women are able to build in women-only groups is important. Mae Jemison
  • Confidence is Beautiful.
  • Confidence is key. Sometimes, you need to look like you’re confident even when you’re not. – Vanessa Hudgens
  • Inhale confidence. Exhale doubt.
  • Believing in yourself and having confidence gives you outer strength. Nikki Bella
  • Beauty is self-confidence applied directly to your face.
  • Believe you can, and you’re halfway there. Theodore Roosevelt
  • Self-confidence is the best outfit, rock it and own it.
  • Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable. Wendy Wasserstein
  • Confidence, wear it like makeup!
  • It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it. Lillian Hellman
  • Nothing Can Dim The Light That Shines From Within.
  • Doubt can motivate you, so don’t be afraid of it. Confidence and doubt are at two ends of the scale, and you need both. They balance each other out. Barbra Streisand
  • Confidence is what makes a girl sexy.
  • Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained. Marie Curie
  • Don’t let anyone ever dull your sparkle.
  • I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time.” Anna Freud
  • Confidence is the sexiest attribute a woman can have. If you feel good, you’ll look good.
  • I taught myself confidence. When I’d walk into a room and feel scared to death, I’d tell myself, ‘I’m not afraid of anybody.’ And people believed me. You’ve got to teach yourself to take over the world. Priyanka Chopra
  • Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. Helen Keller
  • Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frighten us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be? Marianne Williamson
  • I think confidence does come with time, and I’ve been really surprised by that, actually. Kate Winslet
  • Nothing is more beautiful than a confident girl.
  • A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
  • I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally, it occurred to me, I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself. Then everything kind of sprung from there. Things that I thought weren’t attractive became sexy. Confidence makes you sexy. Queen Latifa
  • A girl should be two things: Who and What she wants.
  • Don’t look for society to give you permission to be yourself.
  • Success gave me confidence as an artist. And now I’m able to do what I want without anybody thinking it’s dumb. Amy
  • Don’t look for society to give you permission to be yourself.
  • My confidence comes from the daily grind – training my butt off day in and day out. Hope Solo
  • You don’t need a king to be a queen.
  • Nothing is more attractive than quiet confidence.
  • Self-confidence is the most attractive quality a person can have.
  • Sometimes, if you fake confidence long enough, you’re going to be confident. Elle King
  • A girl should be like a butterfly. Pretty to see, hard to catch.
  • I’m not short, I’m just more down to earth than other people.
  • I think my confidence has developed over the years in terms of the speed at which I will reveal how collaborative I want to be. – Olivia Wilde
  • Being a woman is priceless.
  • There is no force equal to a woman determined to rise.
  • Lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at you.
  • You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through. Rosalynn Carter
  • I believe in ME.
  • When life throws a rock at you, throw back a brick.
  • You just have to be yourself and go full of confidence and be courageous. Gabby Douglas
  • When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
  • I developed a great sense of self-confidence when I was very young. Christie Hefner
  • A successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation with bricks others have thrown at her.
  • Confidence is the most beautiful thing you can possess. Sabrina Carpenter
  • I’m not lazy. Someone just stole my motivation.

Quotes about confidence and beauty

Beauty is related to confidence most times, especially in today’s society. People view beauty as one of the many measures of confidence. Remember, beauty isn’t only in the physical. You are beautiful inside and out – that in itself is a reason why you can be confident. 

  • No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful. Eleanor Roosevelt
  • When you have a lot of confidence and you feel like nobody can beat you, it’s game over for everyone else. Jason Day
  • When you do something noble and beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun every morning is a beautiful spectacle and yet most of the audience still sleeps.John Lennon
  • Confidence is contagious. So is a lack of confidence. Vince Lombardi
  • Beauty is no quality in things themselves: It exists merely in the mind which contemplates them, and each mind perceives a different beauty. David Hume
  • When you have confidence, you can do anything. Sloane Stevens
  • Of life’s two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer’s hand. Khalil Gibran

  • Faith is a living, daring confidence in God’s grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times. Martin Luther
  • The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years. Audrey Hepburn
  • Confidence is a lot of this game or any game. If you don’t think you can, you won’t. Jerry West
  • Our task must be to free ourselves… by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty.Albert Einstein
  • Skill and confidence are an unconquered army. George Herbert
  • I can only note that the past is beautiful because one never realizes an emotion at the time. It expands later, and thus we don’t have complete emotions about the present, only about the past. Virginia Woolf
  • Confidence comes from hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication. Robert Staubach
  • Some of us teach ourselves and our children to love the superficial outer; our looks, hair, skin, clothes rather than the greater beauty that resides within whereas it is that inner beauty that really defines you and who you truly are. Rassool Jibraeel Snyman
  • The most beautiful thing you can wear is confidence. Blake Lively

  • That’s always seemed so ridiculous to me, that people want to be around someone because they’re pretty. It’s like picking your breakfast cereals based on color instead of taste. John Green
  • Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself. Cicero
  • The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
  • The circulation of confidence is better than the circulation of money. James Madison
  • Confidence is a very fragile thing. Joe Montana
  • Did you hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete? Proving nature’s laws wrong, it learned to walk without having feet. Funny, it seems to by keeping its dreams; it learned to breathe fresh air. Long live the rose that grew from concrete when no one else even cared. – Tupac Shakur
  • Confidence comes from discipline and training. Robert Kiyosaki
  • Beauty is not who you are on the outside, it is the wisdom and time you gave away to save another struggling soul like you. Shannon Alder
  • 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
  • Live quietly in the moment and see the beauty of all before you. The future will take care of itself. Paramahansa Yogananda
  • Confidence is when you believe in yourself and your abilities, arrogance is when you think you are better than others and act accordingly. Stewart Stafford
  • The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put together. Carl Sagan
  • When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things. t
  • The paintings of Francis Bacon to my eye are very beautiful. The paintings of Bosch or Goya are to my eye very beautiful. I’ve also stood in front of those same paintings with people who’ve said, ‘let’s get on to the Botticellis as soon as possible.’ I have lingered, of course. Clive Barker
  • Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.Stan Smith

Confident woman quotes

Confident women don’t just stay in place. They speak up and they give off this vibe! Here are some of the confident women quotes you can read, copy, and paste. 

  • Behind every successful woman is herself.
  • She would rather walk alone in darkness than follow anyone else’s shadow. – R. G. Moon
  • You have to fight through some bad days to earn the best days of your life.
  • I love the person I’ve become because I fought to become her.
  • Don’t underestimate me. I know more than I say, think more than I speak, notice more than you realize.
  • I didn’t cause it. I can’t control it. I can’t cure it. But I won’t condone it.
  • She is water. Soft enough to offer life, tough enough to drown it away. – Rupi Kaur
  • She may be broken for a while, but that’s ok. She’s working on her, cause she’s not one to leave a mess lying around. – JmStorm
  • I’m going to make you so proud.
  • A storm was coming, but that’s not what she felt. It was an adventure on the wind and it shivered down her spine. – Atticus
  • I’m the QUEEN of my own little world.
  • She is a queen. Her soul is royalty. – Adrian Michael
  • If I am not for myself, who will be?
  • I am strong, I am beautiful, I am enough.
  • I’m not beautiful like you. I’m beautiful like me.
  • I am in the process of becoming the best version of myself.
  • I’m no beauty queen, I’m just beautiful me.
  • It is never too late to be what you might have been.
  • Remind yourself that it’s ok not to be perfect.
  • The most attractive accessory a girl can have is CONFIDENCE.
  • I may not be the best, but I’m definitely not like the rest.
  • The most beautiful thing a woman can wear is confidence.

  • Confidence is the ability to feel beautiful, without needing someone to tell you.
  • I am a slow walker, but I will never walk back.
  • You may see me struggle, but you’ll never see me quit.
  • Quit trying to fix me, I am not broken.
  • I’m not fat. I’m just much easier to see.
  • Some call it arrogant, I call it confident.
  • I’m not short, I’m just more down to earth than other people.
  • I’m not a second option, you either choose me or lose me.
  • I’ll never try to fit in. I was born to STAND OUT.
  • She’s proof that you can walk through hell and still be an angel. –  R. H. Sin
  • I’m not short, I’m concentrated awesome!
  • The most dangerous woman of all is the one who refuses to rely on your sword to save her because she carries her own. – R. H. Sin
  • I’m not lazy. Someone just stole my motivation.
  • What made her strong was despite the million things that hurt her, she spoke of nothing. Nothing but happiness. – J. A.
  • I’m not fat. It’s just my AWESOMENESS swelling up inside me.
  • I’m not lazy, I’m just in my energy saving mode.
  • Alone, by herself, she built the kingdom that she wanted. – R. H. Sin
  • Pain shapes a woman into a warrior. – R. H. Sin
  • She overcame everything that was meant to destroy her. – Sylvester McNutt III
  • I’m not fat, god gave me airbags cause I’m precious.
  • Her damaged petals are what made her more beautiful than all the other flowers. – A. J. Lawless
  • Half woman, half warrior. Delicate and strong. – R.H. Sin
  • She is a beautiful piece of broken pottery, put back together by her own hands. And a critical world judges her cracks while missing the beauty of how she made herself whole again. – Jm Storm
  • The only reason I am fat is that a tiny body couldn’t store all this personality.
  • She is kind but strong, and that is where so many mistakes her. They interpret her kindness as weakness and force her to show her strength. – JmStorm
  • I don’t need a prince charming to have my own happy ending.
  • A strong woman will automatically stop trying if she feels unwanted. She won’t fix it or beg, she’ll just walk away.
  • Sometimes an angel, sometimes a hell-raiser, always a strong woman. – R. H. Sin
  • Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.
  • He is full of wounds riddled with scars, but she is still standing and she is still beautiful. – R. H. Sin
  • And one day she discovered that she was fierce and strong, and full of fire and that not even she could hold herself back because her passion burned brighter than her fears. – Mark Anthony
  • Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. 
  • Sometimes people are beautiful not in looks, just in the way there are.

  • The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build others, who will love and be loved. Women who live bravely, both tender and fierce. Women of indomitable will. – Amy Tenney
  • If you ever find yourself in the wrong story, leave. – Mo Willems
  • A queen will always turn pain into power.
  • Give a woman pain and she’ll turn it into power. Give that woman chaos and she’ll create peace. – R. H. Sin
  • They tried to burn her not knowing she was aflame. – R. H. Sin
  • A strong woman looks a challenge in the eyes and gives it a wink.
  • Love your haters, they’re your biggest fans.
  • Do not tame the wolf inside you just because you’ve met someone who doesn’t have the courage to handle you. – Belle Estreller
  • And you, you scare people because you are whole all by yourself. – Lauren Alex Hooper
  • Love me or hate me either way I’m gonna shine.

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 Confidence quotes funny

Well, funny people are awesome and confident too! Get some tips with these quotes here. 

  • Logic is the art of going wrong with confidence. – Joseph Wood Krutch
  • Self-confidence is the memory of success.
  • Nothing reduces the odds against you like ignoring them. Robert Brault
  • Confidence is something you create within yourself by believing in who you are.
  • Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do. Benjamin Spock
  • There can be no friendship without confidence; and no confidence, without integrity.
  • Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you are right.Henry Ford
  • The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.
  • I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it. –Edgar Allan Poe
  • National markets are held together by shared values and confidence in certain minimum standards. But in the new global market, people do not yet have that confidence. Kofi Annan
  • Never forget that only dead fish swim with the stream. Malcolm Muggeridge
  • Confidence is a stain, you can’t wipe it off. Lil Wayne
  • To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence. Mark Twain
  •  Though confidence is very fine and makes the future sunny; I want no confidence for mine, I’d rather have the money. Francois La Rochefoucauld
  • Self-confidence grows on trees, in other people’s orchards. Mignon McLaughlin
  • Though confidence is very fine and makes the future sunny; I want no confidence for mine, I’d rather have the money. Francois La Rochefoucauld

  • It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it. Lillian Hellman
  • 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.  Marcus Tullius Cicero
  • The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off. Robert Hand
  •  With confidence, you can reach truly amazing heights; without confidence, even the simplest accomplishments are beyond your grasp.  Marianne Williamson
  • Almost everyone is overconfident, except the people who are depressed, and they tend to be realists. Joseph T. Hallinan
  • The problem with the world is that intelligent people are full of doubts while stupid ones are full of confidence. 
  • Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people. André Dubus
  • Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumblebee doesn’t know that so it goes on flying anyway. Mary Kay Ash
  •  I am sitting here looking at the most amazing person I have ever seen, smart, funny, caring, and absolutely stunning! Yes, I am looking in the mirror! Ash Sweeney
  • You must not lose confidence in God because you lost confidence in your pastor. If our confidence in God had to depend upon our confidence in any human person, we would be on shifting sand.  Francis A Schaeffer
  • Confidence. Such a strong word to work with. It takes a lot to have confidence within yourself but it also takes one enemy to bring down the one you already have. 
  • Confidence comes naturally with success but, success comes only to those, who are confident so, begin your day with great confidence. Melchor Lim
  •  Confidence is the foundation for all business relations. The degree of confidence a man has in others, and the degree of confidence others have in him, determines a man’s standing in the commercial and industrial world.  William J H Boetcker
  •  It’s almost like fairy dust, you know what I mean? Like you sprinkle your confidence over something, it just makes it fabulous automatically. Zendaya Coleman

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Confidence quotes for girls

Women grow confidence when they start developing it at a young age! Train your girls to become confident using these inspiring confidence quotes. 

  • I’m the girl you’ll never BE.
  • Success gave me confidence as an artist. And now I’m able to do what I want without anybody thinking it’s dumb. Amy Lee
  • Strong women rule/conquer the world.
  • Confidence isn’t optimism or pessimism, and it’s not a character attribute. It’s the expectation of a positive outcome. Rosabeth Moss Kanter
  • Better to be strong than pretty and useless.
  • Life is ten percent what you experience and ninety percent how you respond to it. Dorothy M. Neddermeyer
  • You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.
  • It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it. Lillian Hellman
  • Be fearless, be kind, be you.
  • I want to be the girl who makes your bad days better.
  • The girl that makes you say, ‘My life has changed since I met her.
  • I think the best way to have confidence is not to allow everyone else’s insecurities to be your own. Jessie J
  • One day I’ll be at a place I always wanted to be.
  • I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time. Anna Freud
  • I want to be the girl who does shopping blindly but with money of her own.
  • Confidence. If you have it, you can make anything look good. Diane von Furstenberg
  • One man can change the world but one girl can change the entire universe.
  • For me, so far, confidence has been a journey, not a destination. Jessica Williams
  • Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
  • Stop saying ‘I Wish’ and Start saying ‘I Will’.
  • Confidence is everything. Confidence is what makes that simple white tee and jeans look good. Ciara
  • If you don’t stand for something, you will fall for anything.
  • It takes a lot for you to find your confidence, but you shouldn’t let someone else be the person to find it for you. Justine Skye
  • When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t. Jodi Picoult

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Remember to be confident. Wear your smile, don’t hesitate, and love yourself. Remind yourself to be confident with these quotes. 

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