It’s a problem that many teenagers have to deal with. Call it “lack of confidence”, or call it “low self-esteem”, it__1__ the same thing.
Lack of confidence is __2__thing. It robs you of chances in life. It __3__your time. It causes feelings that__4__you.
If you are one of the huge army of teenagers who lack confidence, take this chance to__5__the way you look at__6__and the world.
You are a human being. You have__7__and you have weaknesses. You have talents and you have faults. In this, you are the same as __8__else. You are just as __9__as other people.
Maybe you are looking around, thinking, “That can’t be__10__. He has so much natural athletic talent, and she’s so intelligent (聪明的).” It may be true. __11__what you are also thinking is, “And I have__12__of that.”
But there is only one real __13__ between you and them. They have found and accepted and started showing their talents, but you have not. You need to __14__ to accept.
__15__ that things go wrong. They go wrong for __16__ but they also go wrong for other people too. It __17__ to everyone.
Confident people dig through problems, rebuild and move on. Unconfident people__18__can’t get out of it. __19 __ look at your potential(潜力) for success in the future__20__your failures. Then you’ll feel confident! ......