confidence quotes

Wikileaks didn't help confidence with American administrations because of conversations made public so easily.King Abdullah II

I thought I'd be edgy and dye my hair red. And I dyed my hair, like, Jessica Rabbit red. It kind of allowed me to have this whole new confidence and this whole new swagger and this whole new sense of self. It kind of brought out the inner rock star in me. I had never dyed my hair like that, and no one forgot me after that.Candice Accola

I had very little confidence in myself as an actress.Maude Adams

My first impression when I made it through was 'Good, because I'm going to prove to you that I deserve to be here', because they told me that sometimes I lack confidence in my performance and sometimes I'm not as consistent as they'd like me to be.Naima Adedapo

Queen Paola and I will never forget the ties that have grown between the people and us during the course of the years. Thank you for your confidence, tokens of sympathy and support, sometimes even with a little criticism. We always loved you.King Albert II

'Aqualung' marks the point at which I had the confidence as a songwriter and as a guitar player to actually pick up and play the guitar and be at the forefront of the band. It's also the album on which I began to address religious issues in my music, and I think that happened simply because the time was right for it.Ian Anderson

There's no such thing as lack of confidence. You either have it or you don't.Rob Andrew

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

Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.Diane Arbus

Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.Aristotle

I didn't act professionally before going to drama school. I don't know if I had the confidence. I didn't think I'd get in when I first auditioned for drama school, and then I did.Francois Arnaud

Affliction is a school of virtue; it corrects levity, and interrupts the confidence of sinning.Francis Atterbury

The American woman is more stylish than any other in the world. She understands the power of good style and has the confidence to feel comfortable.Max Azria

We don't see the global citizen as someone with no identity, but rather someone who has confidence and is proud of his culture and history - and... open to the modern world.Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned

When a woman reaches twenty-six in America, she's on the slide. It's downhill all the way from then on. It doesn't give you a tremendous feeling of confidence and well-being.Lauren Bacall

I am lucky, that is all. Lucky because there are a lot of people - producers, directors, people who buy tickets - who put confidence in me.Antonio Banderas

For investor confidence, it is important that there is certainty about the future of Ireland in E.U.Jose Manuel Barroso

That in affairs of very considerable importance men should deal with one another with satisfaction of mind, and mutual confidence, they must receive competent assurances concerning the integrity, fidelity, and constancy each of other.Isaac Barrow

Sharpe is my favorite role of all that I've played. He's a very complex character. He knows that he's a good soldier, but he will always have to fight the prejudice of aristocratic officers because of his rough working-class upbringing. On the battlefield, he's full of confidence - but off it, he is unsure, a bit shy and ill at ease.Sean Bean

With a novelist, like a surgeon, you have to get a feeling that you've fallen into good hands - someone from whom you can accept the anesthetic with confidence.Saul Bellow