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Nervousness Quotes

Confidence is what we get when we take fear, face it and replace it.

Tim Fargo


You're making me nervous by being so weird.
But your weirdness is what I like about you.

Jaclyn Moriarty


Relax; the world's not watching that closely. It's too busy contemplating itself in the mirror.

Richelle E. Goodrich


To show his nervousness was not shameful; only to admit it.

Ernest Hemingway , Death in the Afternoon


Many people would have to hang by their teeth from a frayed cord suspended by a paper clip from a leaking hot air balloon over the Grand Canyon in order to feel what I feel standing on the third step of a stepladder trying to put millet in the bird feeder.

Ursula K. Le Guin , Changing Planes


I could see he was nervous; at least, I thought I could, but then it struck me how little I know of him, or of Topaz or Rose or anyone in the world, really, except myself.

Dodie Smith , I Capture the Castle


Nervousness always provokes mistakes, and mistakes lead to easy convictions.

S. R. Ford


Performers should realize they not only have to prepare themselves for concert purposes as far as memorizing their programs goes, but for the business of just walking out before the people …. It is important to play before an imaginary audience too. Before I play in public I very often play a program three or four times as though I were seated before a actual audience.

Leonard Rose