Self-esteem is the foundation of your personality. It is the decision made by an individual as an attitude towards the self. Basically this term is used to describe a person's overall sense of self-worth or personal value. In other words, how much you appreciate and like yourself. Self-esteem allows you to face life with more confidence, benevolence and optimism. High self-esteem enables you to plan yourself well and reach all the goals you desire, you like and value yourself more and you are abe to make better decisions.