On what does a person base trust?
In Rudyard Kipling', The Jungle book. Kaar the snake is set to say "trust in me" while preparing to strike his pray dead with that fatal strike. In life, people can be like this to deny the fact is to harbour stupidity, so how does a person decide who to trust?
We all know snakes bite. and why is that? Because other people have been bitten. same way with life. I mean sometimes you have to see for yourself and you can judge people unless you know them, but sometimes we over look clues that tell us that person will strike....
Never ever trust anyone who says trust me. If they're honest that needn't be said. Think Richard Nixon!!
Tranita. What makes a person strike? Is it all in the genes?
Put another way does a snake strike because it is scared, angry-hateful, doesn't know what else to do??
And do these factors make a difference? After all the poison may still 'kill'.
Thanks for your answer.
Trust is built with integrity. You cannot have one without the other. When you have lived your life in such a way - with truth, honesty, courage and love you have the stepping stones toward trust.
Having said that, it is important to be aware of other peoples history and actions. If a person cannot look you in the eye, that is a red flag - be careful. Anyone who utters the words "trust me" is another red flag. Be aware of those that gossip, especially behind someones back.
Then there are the safety issues for which good common sense comes in to play.
If, as a child, we are neglected, lied to or abused in any way, that child grows up unable to trust.
So, how do we decide who to trust? I think the answer exists only with the individual. Listen to your "gut" feeling.
I hope this helps.
Blessings to you!
by Eric Dierker 19 months ago
Can another person decide who is and is not a Christian?I will just leave it at that. I am really interested about views on this. Thank you if you would write a note.
by Cheryl Simonds 19 months ago
Can you determine a good person from a bad person when you first meet? If so, how?I have so much trouble with people because I can't tell if they are friend or foe until they stab me in the back. Do you have any suggestions that might help me?
by Roshan Sharma 4 years ago
Belief is to believe in something. It can be true or false. But we believe, out of trust, faith and sometimes because the world believes in it.Beliefs are the old thoughts, that sometimes you hang on in your life for generations. You have the power to make your own beliefs.There are two types of...
by RealityTalk 5 years ago
Should Jodi Arias get the death penalty or life without parole?Jodi Arias has been found guilty of first degree murder and guilty of cruelty in the aggravation phase of her trial for the murder of her ex-boyfriend, Travis Alexander. The jurors who found her guilty of the first two phases of...
by Marcy Goodfleisch 14 months ago
What qualities build trust in friendships and relationships?How do you decide to trust someone? Does your 'trust radar' work well, or have you ever been mistaken?
by Nrjsh 7 years ago
Why good people has to suffer a lot in his life?If there is any God,why does he have to test a person and make him suffer even if he haven't done anything wrong in his life...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|