Happiness breeds Confidence. Confidence breeds Happiness.
These are two of the most sought-after yet elusive states-of-being for a human. Yet with a change of perspective and a shift of focus, they are not necessarily so elusive.
Happiness becomes readily attainable when we Choose to Focus on the many things we Can be Happy about in our daily lives. Gratitude is a wonderful Habit when you Consciously decide to be Grateful for what you Have, instead of habitually focusing on what you don’t have.
Habitual Gratitude leads to Sustainable Happiness. Happiness breeds a Special kind of Confidence about Life.
Confidence is also readily attainable when you are willing to stop looking for external reasons to be confident and just be confident in your Self. To be confident in your Self you have to first Trust yourself. There is no precedent for Trust, you just have to do it.
How do you practice Self-Trust? By trying and exploring New things. Only then can you leave the fetters of your old self behind and Expand into the future with new Trusting eyes and heart. Self-Trust breeds Confidence.
Try it. You have nothing to lose, only Everything to Gain.