Yoga offers a way out of this dilemma. By practising asana with breath concentrations, pranayama and simple pratyahara like yogindra and antarmouna, one starts discovering his strengths and weaknesses and enhancing strengths, we start realizing our inner potential. As physical health improves, negative thinking gets converted into positive thinking the path to success becomes clear and evident.
Keeping company of virtuous happy and successful people boost a feeling of wellbeing. Satsang with books of great men also goes a long way in increasing one’s self confidence. As we come across the basic facts that their rise to greatness was not a miracle but a result of hard work. Various practices mentioned in their biographies reveal the depth of determination of their personalities. Success and self confidence does not come by chance or accident. There is no elevator to success; one has to ascend the ladder step by step. Hard work, strong determination and a faith in ones own conviction ensure success.
“Have courage to act according to your conviction”