Quotes on trust show us a quality that we do well to aim for. Without trust, unnecessary anxiety and stress enter our lives. We make life harder than it needs to be. Trust is such a simple, yet powerful, thing. Use these quotes about trust to bring more and more of it to life.
To trust, or not to trust - it’s the choice we face time and
again as we walk our unique pathways through life. Should we trust, for
example, that life can be fundamentally good? Can we trust ourselves to cope
with anything that life might throw our way? How practiced are we at trusting
our intuition and gut-level feelings?
We desperately want to trust in these positive ways. Without trust, unnecessary anxiety and stress take over our lives. Because we don’t trust, fear and hesitation enter in. Quotes on trust can help.
Trust doesn't come easy to a doubtful and calculating mind. More often than not, a step out of the mind is needed for trust to take place. Use these trust quotes to inspire such steps...
"When you go the way of life you will come to a chasm. When you do - jump! It is not as wide as it looks."
~Native Indian Saying
"When I am trusting, and being myself...everything in my life reflects this by falling into place easily, often miraculously."
"You may be deceived if you trust too much; but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough."
"For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interests, 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
"Your greatest enemy are the hesitating ideas and doubts. Don't give them quarter."
~Shodo Harada Roshi
"If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they'd immediately go out."
"The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him; and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him and show your distrust."
~Henry L. Stimson
"A person who trusts no one can't be trusted."
"Mistrust the man who finds everything good, the man who finds everything evil, and still more the man who is indifferent to everything."
~Johann K. Lavater
"Trust men, and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves great."
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
"It is better to suffer wrong than to do it; and better to be sometimes cheated than not to trust."
"A man who doesn't trust himself can never truly trust anyone else."
~Cardinal de Retz
"Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth. The former course is silly; the latter, a mark of prudence."
"Trust one who has gone through it."
"Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish."
"The heart has eyes which the brain knows nothing of."
"There is no hell worse than not being able to trust in your fellow man."
~Shodo Harada Roshi