Fear of failure is only half the problem.
Fear of succeeding keeps us from trying and from committing to never give up.
Success brings with it certain responsibilities that require solid self-esteem.
When we don’t believe in ourselves, we fear the success that is within reach.
We succeed more than we fail (keep a log of big things and small and confirm it).
What scares us is something new.
To overcome that fear, go back and recall all the things you never thought you could accomplish and did. They don’t have to be similar to the current challenge facing you.
Fear of failure is real – worrying about messing up.
Fear of success is prevalent more than we’d like to think – lacking the confidence to allow ourselves to even have the dream.
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