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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Confident
 
  As confident as a bird committing itself to the air or a great fish to the deep.
            —Anonymous
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  Confident as justice.
            —George Colman, the Younger
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  Confident as Hercules.
            —William Prynne
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  Confident as of your own fingers.
            —François Rabelais
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  Confident, as is the falcon’s flight.
            —William Shakespeare
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  Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth, and a foot out of joint.
            —Old Testament
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