I Know The Difference Between Confidence And Arrogance

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    Aye. Confidence is knowing

    which tool to use, whereas arrogance is trying to repair things with s spoon.
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    Jun 15, 2015
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jun 9, 2015

    A lot of people think I'm arrogant

    because I'm quiet, brutally honest, and a bit narcissistic, but truthfully I know my strengths and my weaknesses. Sometimes I verbalize incorrectly but I'm confident in myself, flaws and all.
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 14, 2014

    I am always confident

    but I can be arrogant but not to other people. I don't want them to feel discouraged. Thor would remind himself of his extreme might as motivation and I follow the path of the Thunder God.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits
    22-25, M
    Jun 16, 2015

    Confidence is knowing

    that you can do something without trying to top everyone else whereas arrogance, you try to top everyone else and prove that you're better than them.
    jacithepanda jacithepanda
    16-17, F
    Jun 28, 2015
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 15, 2015

    Confidence And Arrogance, Ignorance And Stupidity

    In my opinion, confidence is being sure of yourself while being willing to change and learn when you are wrong. Arrogance is being sure of yourself and refusing to change or learn when you are wrong.Just as ignorance is the lack of knowledge while stupidity is the refusal to gain...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise
    41-45, T
    Mar 13, 2013

    There is a difference.

    .. While some seem to have a sincere smile from the start, others show it with actions. Yet, when some can't combine the two you just wonder.... "Is this person just doing this to get something in return?" It seems some people are never expecting something (not conditional) in...
    aSagittarius aSagittarius
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jul 11, 2015
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