When someone calls you strong and confident - thats great and you should feel flattered. On the contrary, when someone calls himself strong and confident - it sounds weird. Thats why we've gathered some words that are great when other people use them to describe you--but you should never use them to describe yourself.
It is strange to hear someone's bragging about how humble they are. It just doesn’t work. Don’t walk into this unfortunate contradiction and try to talk your way out of it. The more you try to explain this, the more you wear down your interviewer’s trust. Just by saying it, you prove that you are not.