Confidence is the reflection of success. Successful people are inherently confident. That’s why many people try to fake this trait of winners; they are trying to fake success which is not there. Let me tell you that most of the time, fakers DO NOT make it. Why?… because they don’t have a stable base of real success to support their ‘confidential’ structure. A mild blow of reality check is enough to collapse their house of cards. And these people end up with an even lower confidence state than earlier. It is devastating for the mind and the spirit.
You’re sticking to your gym routine diligently. You’re working hard and following a solid plan. Your motivation was sky high when you embarked upon this program, but on the way, your progress slowed down like glacial movement. You start losing your motivation. And then comes the family event like some marriage function (we’re in the midst of marriage season) leaving your gym progress in jeopardy.
Rio Olympics 2016 had just passed. Media went crazy singing praises of our country’s pride & joy, the medal winners, viz. P.V. Sindhu & Sakshi Malik. Dipa Karmakar too was applauded for her unprecedented feat of entering into finals of the vault event.