Quotes of Distrust

“ Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; The thief doth fear each bush an officer. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Questions are never indiscreet. Answers sometimes are. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts. ”

- Bertrand Russell

“ Fanaticism is overcompensation for doubt. ”

- Robertson Davies

“ I don't think there's anything unique about human intelligence. All the neurons in the brain that make up perceptions and emotions operate in a binary fashion. ”

- Bill Gates

“ Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we often might win, by fearing to attempt. ”

- Jane Addams

“ When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing. ”

- Joseph Roux

“ But now I am cabined, cribbed, confined, bound in To saucy doubts and fears. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment. ”

- Alvin Toffler

“ School's out, Memories past, Don't ever doubt, Our friendship will last. ”

- Unknown

“ The man who trusts men will make fewer mistakes that he who distrusts them. ”

- Conte Camillo Benso di Cavour

“ It's not enough to be busy. The question is: What are we busy about? ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action. ”

- Frank Herbert

“ He who mistrusts most should be trusted least. ”

- Unknown

“ Should we distrust the man because his manners are not our manners, and that his skin is dark? ”

- James Fenimore Cooper

“ Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ They that know how to suspect, without exposing or hurting themselves, till honesty comes to be more in fashion, can never suspect too much. ”

- Aesop

“ Never put too much confidence in such as put no confidence in others; a man prone to suspect evil is mostly looking in his neighbor for what he sees in himself; as to the pure, all things are pure. ”

- Julius Charles Hare

“ Seek simplicity but distrust it. ”

- Alfred North Whitehead

“ Self-distrust is the cause of most of our failure. In the assurance of strength there is strength, and, they are the weakest, however strong, who have no faith in themselves or their powers. ”

- John Christian Bovee

“ Set the foot down with distrust on the crust of the world — it is thin. ”

- Edna St. Vincent Millay

“ The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple. ”

- Amos Bronson Alcott

“ We have to distrust each other. It is our only defense against betrayal. ”

- Tennessee Williams

“ What loneliness is more lonely than distrust? ”

- George Eliot

“ When in doubt, don't. ”

- Saul W. Gellerman

“ Using rhetorical questions in speeches is a great way to keep the audience involved. Don't you think those kinds of questions would keep your attention? ”

- Bo Bennett

“ He got a corporation mind. He don't believe in nature; he puts his trust and distrust in man. ”

- Norman Mailer

“ In the book of life's questions, the answers are not in the back. ”

- Charles Schultz

“ If we begin with certainties, we shall end in doubts. But if we begin with doubts, and are patient in them, we shall end in certainties. ”

- Francis Bacon

“ All television is educational television. The question is: what is it teaching? ”

- Nicholas Johnson
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