Trust

Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
- Francis Bacon
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend, one human soul whom we can trust utterly, who knows the best and worst of us, and who loves us in spite of all our faults.
- Charles Kingsley
This world of ours... must avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and be, instead, a proud confederation of mutual trust and respect.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
Americans have the right and advantage of being armed - unlike the citizens of other countries whose governments are afraid to trust the people with arms.
- James Madison
Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.
- Morihei Ueshiba
He who has faith has... an inward reservoir of courage, hope, confidence, calmness, and assuring trust that all will come out well - even though to the world it may appear to come out most badly.
- B. C. Forbes
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
- Paul Sweeney
If the people cannot trust their government to do the job for which it exists - to protect them and to promote their common welfare - all else is lost.
- Barack Obama
The only white man you can trust is a dead white man.
- Robert Mugabe
The senses deceive from time to time, and it is prudent never to trust wholly those who have deceived us even once.
- Rene Descartes
One must be fond of people and trust them if one is not to make a mess of life.
- E. M. Forster
Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.
- D. Elton Trueblood
I cannot trust a man to control others who cannot control himself.
- Robert E. Lee
The Constitution preserves the advantage of being armed which Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation where the governments are afraid to trust the people with arms.
- James Madison
My trust in a higher power that wants me to survive and have love in my life, is what keeps me moving forward.
- Kenny Loggins
Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.
- Booker T. Washington
I trust no one, not even myself.
- Joseph Stalin
It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes cheated than not to trust.
- Samuel Johnson
Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look too intelligent to keep it.
- Jean-Paul Sartre
What we talked about will have to remain a secret between him and me. I spoke to him as a brother whom I have pardoned and who has my complete trust.
- Pope John Paul II
Trust and belief are two prime considerations. You must not allow yourself to be opinionated.
- James Dean
For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
- H. L. Mencken
Trust has to be earned, and should come only after the passage of time.
- Arthur Ashe
A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust.
- Gertrude Jekyll
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
- Alan Watts
He who receives money in trust to administer for the benefit of its owner, and uses it either for his own interest or against the wishes of its rightful owner, is a thief.
- Jose Marti
People come into your life and people leave it... you just have to trust that life has a road mapped out for you.
- Orlando Bloom
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
- Democritus
You must trust and believe in people or life becomes impossible.
- Anton Chekhov
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Trust dies but mistrust blossoms.
- Sophocles
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
- William Penn
So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to trust himself on the narrow edge.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Authenticity is the alignment of head, mouth, heart, and feet - thinking, saying, feeling, and doing the same thing - consistently. This builds trust, and followers love leaders they can trust.
- Lance Secretan
Woe to the man whose heart has not learned while young to hope, to love - and to put its trust in life.
- Joseph Conrad
Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance.
- Calvin Coolidge
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
- Horace
Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.
- William E. Gladstone
Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!
- William Hazlitt
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every foe.
- Alexander Pope
The true and solid peace of nations consists not in equality of arms, but in mutual trust alone.
- Pope John XXIII
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
- Andrew Carnegie
We are all selfish and I no more trust myself than others with a good motive.
- Lord Byron
There is only one thing for us to do, and that is to do our level best right where we are every day of our lives; To use our best judgment, and then to trust the rest to that Power which holds the forces of the universe in his hands.
- Orison Swett Marden
Suppliers and especially manufacturers have market power because they have information about a product or a service that the customer does not and cannot have, and does not need if he can trust the brand. This explains the profitability of brands.
- Peter Drucker
All of my favorite people - people I really trust - none of them were cool in their younger years.
- Taylor Swift
Trust is built with consistency.
- Lincoln Chafee
Mr. Chairman, delegates. I accept your nomination for President of the United States of America. I do so with humility, deeply moved by the trust you have placed in me. It is a great honor. It is an even greater responsibility.
- Mitt Romney
Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody.
- Agatha Christie
Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
- Alexander Hamilton
Trust one who has tried.
- Virgil
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
- Athenaeus
Do not trust the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you or I were going to be hanged.
- Oliver Cromwell
Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes
Life is a gift, given in trust - like a child.
- Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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