12 Quotes that Will Immediately Boost Your Confidence

Sometimes we all need a few words of wisdom. Whether they come from someone famous or anonymous, these quotes are sure to inspire you to seize the day and Seize Your Youth!

“The higher your mountains are, the deeper your valleys will seem.”


Sometimes we have a pitfall or two in life and we feel like it’s the end of the world. I love this quote because it reminds me that when I feel as though I’m at my lowest point, it only seems so low because I have so many high points in my life. It reminds me that the good comes with the bad, and that if the bad seems horrible it;s because I have a really great life.

“There are two days in every week which we have no control over: yesterday and tomorrow. Today is the only day we can change.”

– Unknown

Sometimes we all need a daily reminder to live in the present. Stressing over the past and future keeps us from living right now. It’s helpful to be reminded that it’s never too late to seize the day!

“Don’t allow your wounds to transform you into someone you’re not.”

– Paulo Coelho

Our past is just that: our past. Sometimes it’s hard to put it behind us, but in order to stay positive and take every opportunity that comes our way, it’s important to remember that the past doesn’t define who you are today.

“The mind is everything. What you think, you become.”


I’ve read few words wiser than these. Sometimes we need to be reminded to stop thinking so much and just live and remain positive.

“The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.”

Bertrand Russell

In such a busy world, we tend to always be going and going and going. When we take the time to do the things we enjoy and pursue our hobbies and passions, we often feel guilty for “wasting” time. Never feel guilty for doing the things that make you, you.

You don’t have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body.”

C.S. Lewis

In simpler terms: what’s on the inside is what matters most. Don’t forget to let who you are shine through!

“Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.”

Melchor Lim

The best is yet to come. All of your hard work will pay off in the end!

“If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to meet it.”

Jonathan Winters

This quote reminds me that you can’t just follow your dreams, you have to chase them.

“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.” 

– Seneca

When good things happen in life, remember that it’s in large part due to your own hard work and efforts.

“It’s okay to be a glow-stick: sometimes we need to break before we shine.”

– Unknown

Our struggles and mistakes have value shape us into who we are.

“Don’t let anyone dull your sparkle.”


Never allow your potential to be trumped by other people’s jealousy. Shine as bright as you want to!

“If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting for the rest of our lives.”

Lemony Snicket

Most importantly, never forget to seize the day and seize your youth! There’s no better time to start than now.

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