Thoughts on Confidence

by mylifein100words

There is a crowd around me cheering, “You can do it!! You’re the best!!” Partner. Daughter. Sister. Friends. Even co-workers. They all believe in me. They have confidence that I am capable of more in life. Why do they have confidence in me that I don’t have in myself?

I have an acquaintance who seems to move smoothly from job to job, advancing as she goes, making sure she has the job that she wants and that suits her life. She doesn’t seem to settle. Why does she have confidence and I don’t? Is it genetic? Learned?

To be continued…