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English playwright and poet 1564-1616+423
Love all, but trust a few.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882+3
All that I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862+3
To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor 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. It is to solve some of the problems of life, not only theoretically, but practically.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832+2
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Cardinal rule for all hitters with two strikes on them: Never trust the umpire.
German - American physicist 1879-1955+1
Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mutual trust and only secondarily on institutions such as courts of justice and police.
A faith that sets bounds to itself, that will believe so much and no more, that will trust thus far and no further, is none.
A good marriage is at least 80 percent good luck in finding the right person at the right time. The rest is trust.
English poet and playwright 1631-17000
All empire is no more than power in trust.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-18820
All our progress is an unfolding, like a vegetable bud. You have first an instinct, then an opinion, then a knowledge as the plant has root, bud, and fruit. Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-19300
America is neither free nor brave, but a land of tight, iron-clanking little wills, everybody trying to put it over everybody else, and a land of men absolutely devoid of the real courage of trust, trust in life's sacred spontaneity. They can't trust life until they can control it.
American poet 1887-19720
As contagion of sickness makes sickness, contagion of trust can make trust.
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.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-18240
Believe a woman or an epitaph,
Or any other thing that's false, before
You trust in critics, who themselves are sore.
Source: English Bards, and Scotch Reviewers (1809)
English poet 1731-18000
Candid and generous and just. Boys care but little whom they trust. An error soon corrected - for who but learns in riper years. That man, when smoothest he appears, is most to be suspected?