Quotations About / On:
Trust no one but yourself. someday someone will gonna stab your back.
Never make your parents distrust on you because they are the one who always have the great faith and trust on you forever.
(Anamta Ali Pasha)
Those people upstairs think that Karl Marx was somebody who wrote a good anti-trust law.
(Warren Beatty (b. 1937), U.S. actor, director, screenwriter, and Trevor Griffiths. John Reed (Warren Beatty), Reds, of the Socialist Party right wing (1981).)
Never trust a husband too far, nor a bachelor too near.
(Helen Rowland (1875-1950), U.S. journalist. "Finale," A Guide to Men (1922).)
Always seek the general and never quite trust it.
(Joseph Epstein (b. 1937), U.S. writer. The Middle of My Tether, "But I Generalize," W.W. Norton (1983).)
When understanding would be too difficult, I become trusting.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Tenth Selection, New York (1992).)
Depend upon this truth, that every man is the worse looked upon, and the less trusted, for being thought to have no religion.
(Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694-1773), British statesman, man of letters. letter, Jan. 8, 1750, Letters Written by the Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl, Earl of Chesterfield, to his Son, Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl, Esq, 5th ed., vol. II, pp. 312-13, London (1774).)
I would not trust a mouse to a woman if a man's judgment could be had.
(Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865), British novelist. As quoted in Woman in Sexist Society, ch. 20, by Elaine Showalter (1971).)
Sometimes I think we're the only two lawyers in Washington who trust each other.
(Elizabeth Dole (b. 1936), U.S. lawyer and government official. As quoted in Newsweek magazine, p. 13 (August 3, 1987).
Speaking of her husband, Senator Robert Dole, who was also a lawyer.)
Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
(Edward Hoagland (b. 1932), U.S. novelist, essayist. repr. In Heart's Desire (1988). "Heaven and Nature," Harper's (New York, March 1988).)