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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

A Small Miracle

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This is an inspiring story narrated to me by my cousin.
My cousin sister's children were all married and settled abroad....

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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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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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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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Julie Bettelli

my mom is loving, kind and caring. she loves being on the beach and on cruises. she loves her whole family more than...

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Robert W

Mr. W. was my P.E. teacher and basketball coach. When he arrived at my school, I was going into year 9 and heavily lacking...

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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

happy veterans day 11/11/11
latron, corpus christi

Trust is earned over time and not purchased. Once it is earned it can be difficult to lose.
Charlie Kropp, Illinois

Trust everyone, and you will be happy. If people abuse your trust, no matter what- the fault is on them. The lesson to learn from it is not that you have trusted the wrong person, but that you have trusted them to do the wrong things.
Josh, SLC, UT

Trust is hard to regain in a relationship that has failed. But trust is the number one most important quality of a relationship, and if it cannot be repaired, the relationship will fall apart again.
Jayne, Atlanta

Just like a trust fall. You have to know how to trust the person that will catch you when you fall backwards. You are relying on them for their support.
Eli A., Canada

Believe in someone and know that they can do it.
Sean A Burrell , Plano Tx

great job
justin g, kemp

thats true
jesse hale, kemp

I agree.
Justin Glass, kEMP TEXAS

Trust must be earned through honesty and good character.
Clay H., Haverford, PA