Trust Quotes

Homer, the iliad - a councilor ought not to sleep the whole night...
The preservation of the sacred fire of liberty and the destiny of the republican model of government are justly considered... deeply, ... finally, staked on the experiment entrusted to the hands of the American people.
George Washington, First Inaugural Address, Apr. 30, 1789

Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Democritus
Relationships of trust depend on our willingness to look not only to our own interests, but also the interests of others.
Peter Farquharson
Thomas fulle - if we are bound to forgive an enemy, we are not...
Men trust their ears less than their eyes.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
Thomas Jefferson
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I distrust camels, and anyone else who can go a week without a drink.
Joe Lewis
You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you do not trust enough.
Frank Crane
Author unknown - we are born brave, trusting and greedy, and most...
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love: Therefore all hearts in love use their own tongues; Let every eye negotiate for itself And trust no agent.
William Shakespeare, "Much Ado about Nothing", Act 2 scene 1
Fear is nothing except a drain of energy and Not a power unto itself. Trust in yourself, For therein lies the true power.
Unknown
Trust thyself only, and another shall not betray thee.
Thomas Fulle
Sometimes you cannot believe what you see, you have to believe what you feel. And if you are ever going to have other people trust you, you must feel that you can trust them, too - - Even when you? re in the dark. Even when you? re falling.
Morrie Schwartz, Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise; that from the people, and for the people all springs, and all must exist.
Benjamin Disraeli
A family is a family not because of gender but because of values, like commitment, trust and love.
Gray Davis
As for courage and will - we cannot measure how much of each lies within us, we can only trust there will be sufficient to carry through trials which may lie ahead.
Andre Norton
Self - Trust is the essence of heroism.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I could be whatever I wanted to be if I trusted that music, that song, that vibration of God that was inside of ME.
Shirley MacLaine
Do not trust your memory it is a net full of holes the most beautiful prizes slip through it.
Georges Duhamel
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
Paul Sweeney
No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power.
Charles Caleb Colton
Self - Trust, we know, is the first secret of success.
Lady Wilde
To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, not even to found a school, but so to love wisdom as to live according to its dictates, a life of simplicity, independence, magnanimity, and trust.
Henry David Thoreau
Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody.
Agatha Christie
A woman should never be trusted with money.
Jane Austen, The Watsons
Grow old along with me The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made Our times are in his hand who saith, A whole I planned, Youth shows but half trust God See all, nor be afraid.
Robert Browning
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the governing of himself. Can he, then, be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the forms of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question.
Thomas Jefferson, First Inaugural Address
Are we at last brought to such humiliating and debasing degradation, that we cannot be trusted with arms for our defense.
Patrick Henry
The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, Is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils; The motions of his spirit are dull as night, And his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted.
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice
To state the facts frankly is not to despair the future nor indict the past. The prudent heir takes careful inventory of his legacies and gives a faithful accounting to those whom he owes an obligation of trust.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Therefore the people came to Moses, and said, We have sinned, for we have spoken against the Lord, and against thee; pray unto the Lord, that he take away the serpents from us. And Moses prayed for the people. Lesson of trust.
Numbers 21: 7, Holy Bible
How frequently are the honesty and integrity of a man disposed of by a smile or a shrug. How many good and generous actions have been sunk into oblivion by a distrustful look, or stamped with the imputation of bad motives, by a mysterious and seasonable whisper!
Sterne
We all grew up in spite of our parents. I trust our children will do likewise.
Sandy Farquha
Trust one who has gone through it.
Virgil, The Aeneid
One must somehow find a way of loving the world without trusting it; somehow one must love the world without being worldly.
G. K. Chesterton
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
It is impossible to go through life without trust That is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.
Graham Greene
Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy.
Tyron Edwards