Conquering the fear of failure

overcoming-fear

A quote from Coach Carter:

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine as children do. It’s not just in some of us; it is in everyone. And as we let our own lights shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.”

Once you believe in yourself, you will no longer need to convince others to believe in you. How can anyone see how great you are if you can’t see it yourself? Know who you are and be confident in it!

Sarah Fodouop is in the Creative and Design Department at Hammer and Tongues Africa Holdings

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