10 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Doubt Yourself

Not everyone has the confidence of Kanye West. There are some days when you feel uncertain about your talents, skills, and potential. As a result, you can begin to question whether your dreams and goals are even obtainable. Falling into this trap is easy and picking yourself can seem impossible at times, so here are 10 reasons why you should never doubt yourself:

1. Because you’re royalty

“Think like a queen [or king, for the fellas]. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.”
– Oprah Winfrey

2. Because you’re more than a conqueror

“Nevertheless, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him that loved us.”
– Romans 8:37

3. Because it gets better

“I start to compromise my life and the purpose. Is it all worth it? Am I gonna turn out fine? Oh, you’ll turn out fine.”

“Only rainbows after rain. The sun will always come again.”

4. Because there’s no one on this earth better to be than you

“I’ve finally stopped running away from myself. Who else is there better to be?”
– Goldie Hawn

5. Because you have what it takes

6. Because you’ve already won

“For the Lord your God is he who goes with you to fight for you against your enemies, to give you the victory.”
– Deuteronomy 20:4

7. Because doubt can be crippling

“Our doubts are traitors,
and make us lose the good we oft might win,
by fearing to attempt.”
– “Measure by Measure,” by William Shakespeare

8. Because your dreams are worth holding on to

“Hold fast to dreams
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird
That cannot fly.”
– “Dreams,” by Langston Hughes

9. Because you have something unique to offer the world

“Believe in yourself. You have something to offer this world that nobody else does! Ask God today to show you how you can benefit others with your talents, gifts, and experiences that he’s given you.”
– Joel Osteen

10. Because your best is enough

—Tara Pook