Trust Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old trust quotes, trust sayings, and trust proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


We demonstrate trust in ourselves, in God, in others, and in life without thinking about it because trust is a natural, inherent part of who we are as human beings.     

Iyanla Vanzant

The problem with trust begins when we start thinking about it and decide that trust means we are vulnerable.     

Iyanla Vanzant

We are born with total trust.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Trust is a function of choice.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Trust grows in hearts that have often been broken open by pain.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Trust can unfold in response to devastation, disappointment, and, more often than not, a dept of dysfunction that threatens the human soul.     

Iyanla Vanzant

We've got to learn how to trust ourselves and dare to acknowledge what we really feel.     

Iyanla Vanzant

We've got to learn how to trust each other to do the right thing because it's the right thing.     

Iyanla Vanzant

We've got to learn how to trust in the process of life and surrender our inflated human egos.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Trust is not some neat, one-size-fits-all, self-help formula with a tidy beginning, middle, and end.     

Iyanla Vanzant

There are no trust shortcuts.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Trust is an essential requirement for human life.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Without trust there can be no peace of mind.     

Iyanla Vanzant

The four essential trusts - Trust in Self, Trust in God, Trust in Others, and Trust in Life - are like oxygen; we can't live without them.     

Iyanla Vanzant

We trust that we can't trust, and in doing so, we deplete our oxygen supply of love, joy, peace, truth, and forgiveness.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Learning to trust is so simple, and yet it is the hardest thing we must learn to do in this life.     

Iyanla Vanzant

I can trust myself because I trust God in both masculine and feminine forms.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Contributing to our living a purposeful life is where other people come into the trust picture.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.      

Proverbs 3:5-6

A man will trust another man, and show. His secret thought and act, as if he must;     

John Boyle O'Reilly