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Quotes about Trust

Updated on June 11, 2012

What is Trust?

Trust is many times an intuition a person has for another and is often accompanied by one or more of the following emotions: love, agreement, friendship, companionship, and comfort.

Trust is something that one earns, such as respect, yet once lost it may difficult or even impossible to regain.Humans are generally cautious by nature sometimes making it difficult to trust in someone outside of your family.

Trusting someone also opens you up to being venerable to hurt and disappointment when they break that trust, yet never trusting in someone can make for a very lonely and unhappy way of life.

~ Trust yourself, you know more than you think you do. ~ Benjamin Spock

~ Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. ~ William Shakespeare

~ Don't trust anyone over 30. ~ Pat Boone

~ Never trust a husband too far, nor a bachelor too near. ~ Helen Rowland

~ Few delights can equal the presence of one whom we trust utterly. ~ George MacDonald

~ For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth. ~ Bo Bennett

~ A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. ~ Charles Spurgeon

~ Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody. ~ Agatha Christie

~ A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year. ~Paul Sweeney

~ We're all born brave, trusting, and greedy, and most of us remain greedy. ~ Mignon McLaughlin

~ Men trust their ears less than their eyes. ~ Herodotus

~ Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks. ~ Isaac Watts

~ The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool. ~ Stephen King

~ Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.~ Horace

~ Not everybody trusts paintings but people believe photographs. ~ Ansel Adams

~ To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved. ~ George MacDonald

~ Never trust a man who speaks well of everybody. ~ John Churton Collins

~ Trust is letting go of needing to know all the details before you open your heart. ~ Anonymous

~ You can as easily love without trusting as you can hug without embracing. ~ Robert Brault

~ Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can't see where it keeps its brain. ~ J. K. Rowling

~ You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you do not trust enough. ~ Frank Crane

~ It is impossible to go through life without trust: That is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself. ~ Graham Greene

~ The best proof of love is trust. ~ Dr. Joyce Brothers

~ Our distrust is very expensive.~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

~ Self-trust is the essence of heroism. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

~ A mouse never entrusts his life to only one hole. ~ Titus Maccius Plautus

~ He who trusts all things to chance, makes a lottery of his life. ~ Proverb

~ The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him. ~ Henry L. Stimson

~ As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live. ~ Garth Henrichs

~ Wise men put their trust in ideas and not in circumstances. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

~ No soul is desolate as long as there is a human being for whom it can feel trust and reverence. ~ T.S. Eliot

~ No man is wise enough, nor good enough, to be trusted with unlimited power. ~ Charles Caleb Colton

~ Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe. ~ Claudia Black

~ Trust your own instinct. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone else's.~ Billy Wilder

~ Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level. ~ Joyce Brothers

~ When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don't throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer. ~Corrie Ten Boom


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      This was a great hub about trust. Very creative. Keep up the great work!!!


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