Category Archives: confidence




Although I am one and they are many, they are still outnumbered.  – unknown


“Too often we don’t trust our own deepest truth; it makes us feel too vulnerable or it seems incongruous with the person we think we are or must be.”
— Emily Hanlon, Keeping Faith with the Creative Process


“The Path that leadeth on is lighted by one fire – the light of daring burning in the heart. The more one dares, the more he shall obtain.”

– Helena Petrova Blavatsky – Russian writer

The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit.   The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.

Marcus Aurelius


You need only claim the events of your life to make yourself yours. When you truly possess all you have been and done, which may take some time, you are fierce with reality!

– Florida Scott Maxwell

If you live your life by other people’s standards, your life’s not really your own.

– Eddie Lee, in Beck

The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment, it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others; it is in yourself alone.

Orison Sweet Marden, from

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