ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Things to Remember When You Feel Unsure of Yourself

Updated on February 20, 2016

Whenever you’re unsure of yourself, whenever you're in doubt, ask yourself this three questions. What do you believe in? What do you hope for? But most important, ask yourself, what do you love?

There are times that we feel unsure about ourselves. I know exactly how you feel. I used to be incredibly unsure of myself… and sometimes I still am.

But being unsure is not all bad. Anxiety, self-consciousness, an inability to adapt and feeling “different” – they’re not all bad. Those are inner traits that we already have since we were born. Without them we would have never learn from our mistakes, our faults, and we would have never pass or overcome all the wild trials that we had in life. They are one of the reasons that shaped us into the person we are today.

The enemies we encounter in life, especially our own inner evil traits, use the things were insecure about against us.

We can run, but we can't hide forever. We have to adapt. We have to join. We have to overcome through our insecurities.

But we have to free ourselves from our own inner demons and take control of our lives again by being secure of which we are - flaws and all.

This is a journey we have to take.

And here are some important things to keep in mind:

1. Live the story you want to tell.

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold stories inside you. Don’t ever be afraid to show who you really are, because as long as you are happy with yourself, no one else opinion matters. Tell the story you want to live and you will eventually live it.

2. Insecurities and doubts are unreliable and changeable.

The biggest challenge you have is to challenge your own self-doubt and your insecurities. It is the reasons that defines and limit who you are. Until you make unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate. Don’t let self-doubt deter you from progression. Always focus on learning.

3. The moment of truth is one of the most powerful assets.

You can lie to anyone else in the world, but you can't lie to yourself. Stop pretending to yourself, because you might forget who you really are. Love yourself, forgive yourself, and be true to yourself. How you treat yourself sets the standard for how others will treat you.

4. It's time to focus on what matters.

Sometimes all you have to do is forget what you feel and embrace what you deserve. Focus on where you want to be, not where you were, or where you are. A self-focus determines your reality.

5. Everyone has their own way.

Every single person on the planet has a story. Don’t judge people before you truly know them. Stop judging. Cause judging a person does not define who they are. It defines who you are.

Afterthoughts

Overcoming insecurity is simple. Not all people know how to because not all people know how their mind works. Insecurities are boring when the mind adopts a belief - any belief. You must remove your beliefs by questioning them – seeing the falsity in them. And when your beliefs, one by one, start to fade, so will your insecurities. When all your beliefs have faded, your mind will return to its natural blissful state.

“When you are unsure of what to do, just sit back and let life take it’s course. It will lead you down the right path” –Hayley Knight

Was this helpful?

See results

Comments

Submit a Comment

No comments yet.

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)