I Wish I Were More Confident

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 187 People

    I know I'm pretty but

    that doesn't matter, I only wish I was tall :(
    flikova flikova
    18-21, F
    Mar 3, 2015

    Love Myself: Is Knowing Half the Battle?

    So my confidence has always been low.  I know that I have faked it for a long time, only to cry myself to sleep at night. This year, I joined a home bible study group and something really jumped out at me.  Love your neighbor as yourself - Mathew 22:39 (there are...
    Turtlegirl15 Turtlegirl15
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 27, 2009

    When someone makes fun of me I just laugh it

    off with them (even though sometimes it actually makes me angry and/or sad). I just can't express myself.
    ElmoStinson ElmoStinson
    18-21, M
    Nov 9, 2014


    Most of the time I'm pretty confident but there are those times when you just feel like the bottom of the barrel. Like the whole world is staring at you and laughing. Those are the days when I wish I were just a tad more. I think you know your good days and your bad and you just...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Jan 6, 2009

    I Fake It, But Wish I Felt It

    A lack of love for myself and therefore a lack of confidence is what causes all of my problems today. I guess I feel like so many people have abandoned me or disliked me, so I assume others will look down on me now. I'm a shy person, and a lot of my life I have felt...
    flyingintherain flyingintherain
    18-21, F
    Dec 19, 2008


    there is alot of stuff i could say i hate about myself but im too embarressed to share. im scared if i do, then others will only see how ugly i am. i need to get a life.... i should do more than just ep.
    deleted deleted
    Sep 16, 2009
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