Am I boastful?

  1. Farawaytree profile image88
    Farawaytreeposted 16 months ago

    So, what is the line between being confident and being boastful? What's the difference?

  2. UnnamedHarald profile image95
    UnnamedHaraldposted 16 months ago

    The difference is in "marketing". A confident person lets their actions speak for them. A boastful person has to let everyone know how great they are at every opportunity. Now, a boastful person may think they are confident, but their need to advertise this shows their insecurity. See Donald Trump.

    On an unrelated note, look carefully at the words "boastful", "boast", "boasting", etc. It strikes me as one of those words that looks weird the more you look at it.

    1. Farawaytree profile image88
      Farawaytreeposted 16 months ago in reply to this

      Great answer! I knew I asked the right people!

 
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