If you feel self-conscious, awkward or anxious around other people, be it in social settings with people you know or with strangers, or in your work environment, please know that feeling this way is not uncommon and is resolvable.
Here's How To Get Your Way Being shy is often described as a drawback, but it’s actually a really valuable quality and — especially when you’re a shy person who might be a little self-conscious about it — it’s important to understand why.
Don't think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It's self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can't simply try to do things. You simply must do things. - Ray Bradbury Beautiful quote about creativity.