Confidence is fear

‘Confidence’ and ‘fear’ are actually two names for the same state of mind. Fearfulness says, “I’m at the risk of losing something important, that something important can be anything — money, security, respect, relationship, whatever.” Confidence says, “these things are important but I’m not at the risk of losing them.” What is common between confidence and fear?

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store