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Trust is to rely upon or place confidence in someone or something.


  • “Trust each other again and again. When the trust level gets high enough, people transcend apparent limits, discovering new and awesome abilities for which they were previously unaware.”

    —David Armistead Professor

  • “Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts. And never hope more than you work.”

    —Rita Mae Brown Writer

  • “Mistrust makes life difficult. Trust makes it risky.”

    —Mason Cooley U.S. Aphorist

  • “You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough.”

    —Frank H. Crane Writer

  • “It is more shameful to distrust one's friends than to be deceived by them.”

    —François Duc De La Rochefoucauld Writer, Moralist

Stories About Trust

Joshua 1:9

Submitted by Mary MacKenzie

Anyone who knows me has heard me brag about Timothy, our grandson who has been training as a Marine in Hawaii and California....

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Sorry I Did Not Trust You

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Sorry I did not trust you…

This incident happened around 7 years ago . I was not married at that time: I was seeing this...

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Trust In Yourself & Take A Chance

Submitted by Jessica Antunes

It was the week of freshman orientation for college. Everything was new to me, especially all the people. One of my biggest...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Christina Miller

dear mom,
i just want to tell you that your a great mom. thanks for always being there for me and for always helping...

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My mom and my dad have always been there for me, even during times when nothing was wrong. My dad proudly serves his country...

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I have lived my life with one of the lessons taught to me early in life. That is good sportsmanship. My grade 6 teacher was...

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Happy Independence day
Jermaine Lindo, Mt.Vernon,New York

Trust is setting someone free knowing they may hurt you and having the courage to do it anyway.
Sissy , Portland Michigan

I agree with Clay H. that trust is earned through honesty and action.
Chang, New York, Ny

A confiança é a base de qualquer tipo de relacionamento, por isso precisamos ser e buscar pessoas confiáveis para perto de nós. Trust is the foundation of any relationship, so we must be reliable and get people closer to us.
Anderson, Colatina, Es Brasil

Yeah like not stealing money, chains, or jewelery.
Edward Sands, Amityville,Ny

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