***-*** dif·​fi·​dent | \ ˈdi-fə-dənt , -ˌdent \ Definition of diffident 1 : hesitant in acting or speaking through lack of self-confidence 2 : reserved, unassertive 3 archaic : distrustful So, how do stop any progress? How do you kill the potential for anything? How quiet, destructive and powerful apathy can be, and the diffident attitude it can foster! It has many costumes, games, and presentations! But don't be fooled, diffidence is by far apathy's favorite treat. Don't be diffident. I don't need to buffer any more of these silent dents. My car can only handle so much! ***-***