Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Trust.

The repository contains 15 quotes in the category “Trust.”

It is not best to swap horses while crossing the river.

President Abraham Lincoln
1809 — 1865

I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell.

President Harry S Truman
1884 — 1972

The liar’s punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.

George Bernard Shaw
1856 — 1950

Trust is one of those things that is much easier to maintain than it is to repair.

Thomas Sowell
1930 —     

Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon him and to let him know that you trust him.

Booker T. Washington
1856 — 1915

A verbal contract isn’t worth the paper it’s written on.

Samuel Goldwyn
1882 — 1974

The greatest trust between man and man is the trust of giving counsel.

Francis Bacon
1561 — 1626

Don’t believe people that say “trust me.” Trust people that say “believe me.”

Samantha Ferrera

We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never deceived us.

Dr. Johnson
1709 — 1784

When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.

Corrie Ten Boom
1892 — 1983

He who mistrusts most should be trusted least.

540 — 480 B.C.

Don’t trust anyone over thirty.

Jack Weinberg

Put not your trust in princes.

The Bible

Trust everyone, but cut the cards.


Never trust a man who speaks well of everybody.

John Churton Collins
1848 — 1908