20 Famous Trust Quotes That Will Make You Think I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you. ― Friedrich Nietzsche Trust has to be earned, and should come only after the passage of time. ― Arthur Ashe Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement. ― Golda Meir Better to trust the man who is frequently in error than the one who is never in doubt. ― Eric Sevareid As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live. ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters. ― Albert Einstein Keep your promises and be consistent. Be the kind of person others can trust. ― Roy T. Bennett 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 None of us knows what might happen even the next minute, yet still we go forward. Because we trust. Because we have faith. ― Paulo Coelho You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time. ― Abraham Lincoln Trust is like a mirror, you can fix it if it’s broken, but you can still see the crack in that mother f**ker’s reflection. ― Lady Gaga When you fully trust someone without any doubt, you finally get one of two results: a person for life or a lesson for life. Trust is like a paper, once it’s crumpled it can’t be perfect again. You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment unless you trust enough. ― Frank Crane Trust is built on telling the truth, not telling people what they want to hear. ― Simon Sinek Don’t trust the person who has broken faith once. ― William Shakespeare In this world, there was nothing scarier than trusting someone. But there was also nothing more rewarding. ― Brad Meltzer Trust takes years to build, seconds to break, and forever to repair. Trust your instincts. Intuition doesn’t lie. ― Oprah Winfrey Trust yourself, you know more than you think you do. ― Benjamin Spock 35 Trust Quotes for Relationships & Love Trust is the glue of life. It’s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It’s the foundational principle that holds all relationships. ― Stephen R. Covey Without respect, Love is lost. Without caring, Love is boring. Without honesty, Love is unhappy. Without trust, Love is unstable. When mistrust comes in, loves goes out. ― Irish proverb
You see, you closed your eyes. That was the difference. 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.
Mitch Albom Indifference is expensive. Hostility is unaffordable. Trust is priceless. It’s all about relationships. ― Ted Rubin It is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. ― H. L. Mencken You build trust with others each time you choose integrity over image, truth over convenience, or honor over personal gain. ― John C. Maxwell A relationship without trust is like a car without gas, you can stay in it all you want, but it won’t go anywhere. Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time. ― Maya Angelou Never trust someone who lies to you. Never lie to someone who trusts you. Trust, honesty, humility, transparency and accountability are the building blocks of a positive reputation. Trust is the foundation of any relationship. ― Mike Paul The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them. ― Ernest Hemmingway ‘It was a mistake,’ you said. But the cruel thing was, it felt like the mistake was mine, for trusting you. ― David Levithan After all, damn it, what does being in love mean if you can’t trust a person. ― Evelyn Waugh Cheating on a good person is like throwing away a diamond and picking up a rock. The best proof of love is TRUST. Broken trust is like melted chocolate. No matter how hard you try to freeze it, you can never return it to its original shape. I would rather trust a woman’s instinct than a man’s reason. ― Stanley Baldwin To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved. ― George MacDonald
The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves, the resolution not to twist them to fit our own image. If in loving them we do not love what they are, but only their potential likeness to ourselves, then we do not love them: we only love the reflection of ourselves we find in them.
Thomas Merton For there to be betrayal, there would have to have been trust first. ― Suzanne Collins We always see our worst selves. Our most vulnerable selves. We need someone else to get close enough to tell us we’re wrong. Someone we trust. ― David Levithan Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman, but no angel. ― Doris Lessing I do not trust words. I even question actions. But I never doubt patterns. If you give your trust to a person who does not deserve it, you actually give him the power to destroy you. ― Khaled Saad Everyone suffers at least one bad betrayal in their lifetime. It’s what unites us. The trick is not to let it destroy your trust in others when that happens. ― Sherrilyn Kenyon One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything. ― Oscar Wilde Never trust a man who speaks well of everybody. ― John Churton Collins Behind every untrusting girl is a boy who taught her to be that way.
Relationships are mysterious. We doubt the positive qualities in others, seldom the negative. You will say to your partner: do you really love me? Are you sure you love me? You will ask this a dozen times and drive the person nuts. But you never ask: are you really mad at me? Are you sure you’re angry? When someone is angry, you don’t doubt it for a moment. Yet the reverse should be true. We should doubt the negative in life, and have faith in the positive.
Christopher Pike Stop asking me to trust you while I’m still coughing up water from the last time you let me drown. The fundamental glue that holds any relationship together… is trust. Relationships are about trust. If you have to play detective, then it’s time to move on. You may not always trust the people you love, but you can always love the people you trust. The worst part about being lied to is knowing that you weren’t worth the truth. ― Mishaela 27 Inspirational Trust Quotes About Life and Hope Consistency is the true foundation of trust. Either keep your promises or do not make them. ― Roy T. Bennett Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. ― William Shakespeare Trust, but verify. ― Ronald Reagan Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God. ― Corrie ten Boom Self-trust is the first secret of success. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson We need people in our lives with whom we can be as open as possible. To have real conversations with people may seem like such a simple, obvious suggestion, but it involves courage and risk. ― Thomas Moore All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust. ― J.M. Barrie He who does not trust enough, will not be trusted. ― Lao Tzu I don’t trust people who don’t love themselves and tell me, ‘I love you.’ There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt. ― Maya Angelou Friendship – my definition – is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there. And it has to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don’t have trust, the friendship will crumble. There are two reasons why we don’t trust people. First: we don’t know them. Second: we know them. If you have three people in your life that you can trust, you can consider yourself the luckiest person in the whole world. ― Selena Gomez You must trust and believe in people or life becomes impossible. ― Anton Chekhov The mind lives in doubt and the heart lives in trust. When you trust, suddenly you become centered. ― Osho We are all mistaken sometimes; sometimes we do wrong things, things that have bad consequences. But it does not mean we are evil, or that we cannot be trusted ever afterward. ― Alison Croggon The people when rightly and fully trusted will return the trust. ― Abraham Lincoln It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them. ― Confucius Speak your truth, even if your voice shakes. ― Robin Sharma The inability to open up to hope is what blocks trust, and blocked trust is the reason for blighted dreams. ― Elizabeth Gilbert Tell a lie once, and all your truths become questionable. Trust starts with truth and ends with truth. When you start to wonder whether you can trust someone or not, that is when you already know you don’t. Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity. ― Kahlil Gibran Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson It all works out in the end. Put your trust in God, and move forward with faith and confidence in the future. The Lord will not forsake us. ― Gordon B. Hinckley Don’t trust everything you see. Even salt looks like sugar. Trust only Movement. Life happens at the level of events, not words.