Trusting Yourself
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Trusting Yourself

Growing Your Self-Awareness, Self-Confidence, and Self-Reliance (Book for Preteen Girls, Self-Development)

By M.J. Ryan

Stop Feeling Overwhelmed by Life

Learn how to stop your worries and self-doubt and start listening to yourself.

“Trust Yourself, then your will know how to live”-Goethe. We are living in an age of constant media messages and so-called expert advice telling us to be richer, thinner, smarter, and faster. You do not have to fall victim to what others say. In her warm and inimitable way, international expert on change and executive coach M.J. Ryan guides us to look at our lives from a different perspective. To imagine what they would be like if we practiced an attitude of self-trust, if we received the gifts trusting ourselves might give us. Trusting Yourself is a book that enables you to tap into the wisdom inside yourself by cultivating self-awareness, self-confidence, and self-reliance.

A life coach book with affirmations for self-esteem. Learn how to quiet the critics—inside and out—and trust yourself instead. If you accept that we learn through trial and error, if you believe that we each have unique strengths and that not one of us has to have them all, if you realize that labels only get in the way; then your self-trust will grow, your worries will shrink, and you’ll find happiness and success with a lot less effort.

A Love Letter to Ourselves. An ode to what is right with us, Trusting Yourself encourages you to find the power within yourself to overcome and succeed.

In Trusting Yourself discover:

  • Positive affirmations and heart-warming anecdotes
  • Helpful and thought-provoking quotes from renowned historical and cultural leaders of the last century
  • Authentic and genuine wisdom that is both healing and supportive

If books like Chasing the Bright SideGirl Wash Your Face, or You are a Badass have helped you live a better life, then Trusting Yourself should be your next read.

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