No. It is called leadership.
No, I would call it determination
Our lives are lived around us making decisions in situations where we DON"T know the outcome. Being confident helps you deal with the outcome..good or bad.
Not exactly a lie..<br />
Sounds more of being optimistic in the case of uncertainty...<br />
Do they even have a better word for that?
Hummm...I don't think so.
No. That's courage in the face of uncertainty.