The phrase ‘believe your own hype’ generally has a bad reputation and the honest truth is that to a certain level you do need to believe your own hype.
“If you think you can, you can. If you think you can’t, you’re right”
Top performers and achievers in every field know and realize the amount of work it takes to reach the top but they also believe that THEY can reach those levels.
You have to believe that you’re the right man for the job, that despite the difficulty of the task, no one in the world of 7.8 billion people can execute it better than you.
Nothing happens by accident, they say what’s in your mind is what you create, and what you speak is what you become.