It is only prudent never to place complete confidence in that by which we have even once been deceived.
By: Rene Descartes
The usual channels of university studies or secretarial work did not appeal to me. I cherished difficult dreams through confidence in myself... viewBy: Ella Maillart
Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership... viewBy: Colin Powell
I did a film which was considered an independent movie with Dustin Hoffman and Andy Garcia called Confidence, and that's the type of film I was willing to take a chance on that because of the caliber of people involved with the film... viewBy: Morris Chestnut
Tim also has enough confidence so that it always looks like a Tim Burton film, but it really is collaborative. You're allowed to do it your way but of course he's always going to choose his way... viewBy: Helena Bonham Carter
Before the season begins, I had even damaged some frames, but Ken did not hold it against me and kept all his confidence. He was the one who incontestably changed my life, because without his help, I do not know what I will have become... viewBy: Jacky Ickx
When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality... viewBy: Joe Paterno
I like the feeling that I'm giving young women self-confidence. It sounds so cliched, but it can be very moving... viewBy: Shirley Manson
If in preaching the gospel you substitute your knowledge of the way of salvation for confidence in the power of the gospel, you hinder people from getting to reality... viewBy: Oswald Chambers
It was a great time here in the States this year, and definitely I feel like I'm playing well again. I gained a lot of confidence in the last couple of weeks, and I just have to, you know, keep going and keep the momentum now... viewBy: Daniela Hantuchova
I haven't seen a player in this game, as long as I've been in it, that can't be pitched to... Barry is an outstanding ballplayer. I respect him an awful lot. I also have confidence in my pitchers that they can pitch to Barry Bonds and get him out... viewBy: Frank Robinson
I think that the power is the principle. The principle of moving forward, as though you have the confidence to move forward, eventually gives you confidence when you look back and see what you've done... viewBy: Robert Downey, Jr.