What can believing in yourself do to you?
Having people who believe in your skills and capabilities could make a long way. However, imagine if you’re the one who believes in your own self. Think of what you can do when you have yourself as your first fan and believer.
In a world where people can become critical of each other, have yourself as your first believer. Continue doing what you love even if no one’s there to witness your capabilities.
Believing in yourself can help you do more things because you’re confident enough to try different kinds of stuff. Furthermore, it can go a long way because you have the faith that you can still embrace yourself and try harder if you ever did it successfully or not.
Becoming who you want to be would take a lot of faith because you have to keep trusting yourself. However, if you ever experienced being doubted, you might find it hard to do so. Moreover, you can still take small steps to regain your trust within yourself- and that’s okay.
Remember that small steps still progress, so keep moving forward.
Strive to become the better version of yourself every day. Overcome the fears and doubts that you have in mind. Moreover, taking constructive criticisms and taking inspiration from people can help in building yourself. So, be mindful of who you look up to.
Furthermore, no matter how long it takes for you to progress, never pressure yourself because you have your own timeline. You don’t have to force yourself to become better if you ever feel tired of trying. However, never let your tiredness stop you from exploring and striving.
It would just take a little rest, your tiredness is valid too. Moreover, believe in yourself more, do more things, and rest if you must. Being a jack of all trades is good, too!
Paulette Annefreid Vivar is a journalism student from Cavite State University Indang Campus. She is a musically-inclined student journalist who loves to write poetry and to speak figuratively in her creative works, to compose songs and to sing.