Believing in ourselves is the first secret to success. Being Confident is one of the best positive qualities of a human being. A person with higher Intelligent Quotient (I.Q), talent and knowledge, can achieve success only if he/she has the confidence to do so.
Great scientists like Albert Einstein, Sir Isaac Newton, Thomas Alva Edison, Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam have great achievements to their credit not only because of talent but also because of their confidence. Many people are lacking in self-confidence even though they are talented. This is the reason why they do not succeed in their lives. Confidence comes through knowledge. But success mainly depends on confidence.
“Success story gives us messages, but failure story teaches us lessons”. A person who faces failures without fear will find success. Once the mistakes done by us are completely analyzed, we develop the confidence to achieve success. Self-help books and professional counselling assist us in building our confidence level. Experience teaches us what to do, but confidence is the one which gives us the courage to take risks. Numerous books have been written to help us realize and implement actions, which help enhance our confidence levels: