What is the difference between confidence and over confidence?


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Prasad said: (Sep 13, 2020)  
Confidence means I achieve my goal in my life.

Over-confidence means I'm 100 per cent better than other persons.

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Dev said: (Sep 11, 2020)  
Confidence is "I can do this".

Over confidence is "only I can do this".

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Indrajeet H Mazumder said: (Sep 11, 2020)  
There's a very thin line of difference in between confidence and overconfidence. Well, I can explain to you the whole fact with a simple example.

Right before coming to this interview, I was thinking that hopefully, I'll be impressive enough to the HR, through my answers while the Q&A session and I'll surely be capable enough to fulfil the criteria of this job role. So this is called confidence, which is quite good but you know what over-confidence is, if I think that all the other candidates, sitting outside the room will not be able to fulfil the criteria of this job role and will none of em' be selected for the next round. Whereas confidence rejuvenates your soul, recharge your mind and body, over-confidence is a very toxic material by itself. So, we should through overconfidence out of the window but must keep confidence within our heart. Thanks.

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Thota Thapaswini said: (Sep 4, 2020)  
Confident shows knowledge to others.

Over-confident shows the fake attitude of others.

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Uditi said: (Sep 1, 2020)  
Confidence is actuality.

Over confidence is a mirage.

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Anna said: (Aug 30, 2020)  
Confidence shows the reality of something over confidence brings more expectations for the thing.

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Sumit Bhatt said: (Aug 24, 2020)  
CONFIDENCE - Shows knowledge.

OVER CONFIDENCE - Shows fake attitude.

CONFIDENT PERSON is be like 'I can do' on the other hand OVER CONFIDENT PERSON is be like ' only I can do'.

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Ruchitha said: (Aug 24, 2020)  
Confidence means I will do it but over confindence means destroying the work by unbeatable actions.

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Kartheesh said: (Aug 23, 2020)  
Confidence means I will do this work confident.

Over confident destroyed our attitude.

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Nisha Sharma said: (Aug 5, 2020)  
Confidence shows knowledge.

Over confidence shows fake attitude.

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Vishwash Khandal said: (Aug 1, 2020)  
A confident person is knowledgeable, has a deep understanding, has sharpened his/her skill sets by repeated practice, and is constantly willing to learn. A confident person is also humble, can acknowledge his/her mistakes, and makes it a point to rectify their mistakes and faults. These qualities build trust and make him/her success in life.

Whereas, An overconfident person, on the other hand, is blind to his/her mistakes and faults. He/she cannot accept their shortcomings and assume that they know the best. Hence they stop learning and slowly but surely stop being successful in their chosen path.

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Sai said: (Jul 31, 2020)  
I'll get selected in this interview- confidence.

Only I will get selected in this interview- Overconfidence.

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Urvish said: (Jul 30, 2020)  
"I am right" expresses confidence while "I can't be wrong" expresses overconfidence.

Confidence comes from believing that you are doing your best while overconfidence comes from believing that you are the best.

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Rohit Kumar said: (Jul 29, 2020)  
There is a very thin layer between confidence and over confidence. If one thinks that he can do the task and has the ability, it is confidence. But if one thinks that I will be able to do it nothing can stop me and I am the only best that is over confidence.

One should have confidence and not over confidence as it ruins our personality and our relations with our colleagues. Confidence gives us a positive attitude and approach in life which is very important.

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Rashmi Kumtakar said: (Jul 22, 2020)  
Confidence is like strength and it will definitely help us to achieve anything in our life.

But overconfidence is completely opposite because without hardworking and effort a person can't get success in life.

So, when we get clarity about our hard work then only confidence and overconfidence should work in balance.

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Nikunj Bhakhar said: (Jul 18, 2020)  
Confidence is based on focus and knowledge but overconfidence is based on speculation. There is a small difference between confidence and overconfidence. Yes, I can do this work is a self- confidence but only I can do this work is a overconfidence.

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Teju said: (Jul 5, 2020)  
I think confidence is human feelings which comes after the internal hardworking about anything which give us strength and motivate us to go toward right path of life.

Overconfidence make us lazy, careless because it only shows us winning trophy not the hardwork required for it. We are alredy sure about winning without doing efforts for it which eventually make us fall from mountain.

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Mahender Jakhar said: (Jun 30, 2020)  
Confidence is the belief that you can do it. But In overconfidence, the belief is so much that the person ignores that he can be wrong too.

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Shweta Gupta said: (Jun 28, 2020)  
Confidence shows the knowledge.

Overconfidence tells about the fake attitude.

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Rdb said: (Jun 26, 2020)  
In my opinion, confidence can take you at higher level.

But overconfidence will bring to ground once a time. If we have overconfidence it will spoils us.

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Tamil Selvan said: (Jun 17, 2020)  
In my opinion, Confidence is like saying ' I think I am a deserving candidate for the job' whereas someone with overconfidence would say something like 'I think I'm the only best candidate available for the job'.

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Sangeetha said: (Jun 14, 2020)  
According to me, confidence and overconfidence both are feelings which shows path to future, where one refers to climb the 100th floor through steps, and other refers to jump from ground floor to 100th floor without any materials.

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Sowmith said: (Jun 14, 2020)  
Confidence depends on your knowledge.

Overconfidence depends on your fake attitude and shortcut.

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Ashu said: (Jun 12, 2020)  
Confidence always provides us with knowledge and positive wave but overconfidence always messed your work abilities. For example, I can do this work this is confidence and I am only a person who can do this work this is the overconfidence.

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Sai Charan said: (Jun 10, 2020)  
Sir, according to me, confidence is an inner feeling which always speaks to us that "you can do it ". But overconfidence always says that "you only can do it. " And due to this ego will increase in Hart and will spoil our life.

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Anubhavi Upadhyay said: (Jun 4, 2020)  
Sir according to my views, confidence is best way to check our potential and overconfidence is the worst way. By overconfidence we can lose everything in our life but with confidence we can achieve everything.

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Ghosh said: (Jun 3, 2020)  
I am suitable for this job is confidence.

I am only suitable for this job is overconfidence.

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Priya Chauhan said: (May 22, 2020)  
By having confidence you always have a chance to win at the end.

And by overconfidence. Probability of winning as very much less, you often lose.

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Mohanavalli C V said: (May 20, 2020)  
I will win is confidence.

I only win is overconfidence.

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Juhi Kumari said: (May 14, 2020)  
According to me, Confindence is the best way to check their potential but overconfidence is the worst way to do any work.

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Gupta said: (May 10, 2020)  
There is a thin line between confidence and overconfidence. When you think that you have such potential to do that work, that's your confidence.

And if you think that You are the only one who can do that work easily and nobody can do that as you can, then that's your overconfidence.

So, confidence is good but overconfidence is not good. Overconfidence just messed your work.

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Muskan said: (May 3, 2020)  
Confidence is that you have believe in yourself that you can do it.

Over confidence is you underestimate other people and you think you can do that particular work very easily and quickly.

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Ankita Ekka said: (Apr 9, 2020)  
According to me, there's a slight difference between confidence and overconfidence. When you think that, ' you can do it', this is confidence and when you think that, 'only you can do it', this is overconfidence. Overconfidence is when you start underestimating other people.

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Diki said: (Apr 8, 2020)  
Confidence comes when you are intelligent and strong in your content.

Overconfidence comes when you are very much interested and very thorough in your subjects.

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K Renuka said: (Apr 6, 2020)  
Confidence depends on your knowledge.
Overconfidence depends on your fake attitude and shortcut.

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Abhinav Singh said: (Apr 5, 2020)  
Being erudite person sensed overconfident and acquiring knowledge consistently exhibit confidence.

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Saiteja G said: (Apr 4, 2020)  
To my knowledge no one in this world knows everything, so confidence is the one I keep learning to know everything and over confidence is the one I know everything. These things will reflect the positive and negative side of a person.

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Yash Padhye said: (Apr 1, 2020)  
According to me, confidence is a positive and encouraging side of one's mind and overconfidence is a negative side of one's mind. So, I think that confidence is more necessary than overconfidence.

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Gobinda Jena said: (Mar 26, 2020)  
Confidence =I will try to know everything.

Overconfidence =I know everything.

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Sakshi Sharma said: (Mar 14, 2020)  
Confidence means I am able to do this work and If I give my best I can do it but overconfidence means I will do that work and I know everything about it.

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Debayan Bhattacharya said: (Mar 13, 2020)  
Confidence is a positive side of any person on the other hand overconfidence is the negative side of a person. Confidence helps to learn anything easily but overconfidence doesn't give to learn anything.

Because an overconfident person thinks that he/she knows everything or without he/she anyone doesn't know that particular thing.

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J. Naveen said: (Mar 12, 2020)  
Confidence comes from knowledge and experience and overconfidence come from all he knows much better than the others.

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Unknown said: (Mar 8, 2020)  
"I can do this work" - confidence.

"Only I can do this work" - overconfidence.

Confidence is more about respecting the potential of yourself while overconfidence is about disrespecting the potential of others.

Being confident helps you reach your goals while overconfidence takes you further away from your goals.

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Shaibaj Nadaf said: (Feb 28, 2020)  
Confidence: A person is capable to do this work because he knows how to do that work.

Overconfidence: A person only can do this work, without knowing about the work.

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Yuvaraj said: (Feb 28, 2020)  
Confidence helps to reach the achievement.

Overconfidence doesn't help us to reach the achievement.

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S Mdjunaid said: (Feb 18, 2020)  
Confidence - I can suitable for this job.
Overconfidence - only I can do this job.

Confidence - believing in your selves and hard working to reach your achievement.
Overconfidence - not knowing anything about it, ignoring facts and just going on to reach your achievement.

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Sivaramasubramani said: (Feb 15, 2020)  
Confidence means A person can do this work.
Overconfidence means A person only can able to do this work.

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Arun said: (Feb 13, 2020)  
Confidence is showing their ability.

Overconfidence is underestimating others.

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Revanth said: (Feb 11, 2020)  
Confidence: I can do this work.

Overconfidence: Only I can able to do this work.

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Sethupathi said: (Feb 10, 2020)  
Believe me just with fear. That is confidence.

Believe me without fear. That is overconfidence.

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