Self-confidence is built by doing things we are afraid of and from what can make us feel uncomfortable. Self-esteem is built from achievements and progression. Both confidence and esteem are cultivated more quickly when we reduce our comparison with others. Small achievements over time are the building blocks of our self-esteem. Making progress on our paths & goals makes us feel better about ourselves. Major achievement is built from many minor achievements. When we focus on what we can achieve daily; The monthly and yearly achievements build themselves. When we do things we are good at, we get better. When we do things we are not good at, we get better. Doing is achieving and learning is progress. Do more, achieve more, learn more then progress more. Self Esteem is built from many small achievements and progress.