What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
We have to distrust each other. It is our only defense against betrayal.
It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action in mind.
On one issue, at least, men and women agree. They both distrust women.
The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires.
The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received with distrust.
Distrust those who love you extremely upon a slight acquaintance, and without any visible reason.
When you disarm the people, you commence to offend them and show that you distrust them either through cowardice or lack of confidence, and both of these opinions generate hatred.
Seek simplicity, and distrust it.
I distrust camels, and anyone else who can go a week without a drink.
The man who trusts men will make fewer mistakes that he who distrusts them.
The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him; and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him.
You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment.
The disease of mutual distrust among nations is the bane of modern civilization
A usurper always distrusts the whole world.
Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.
The best rules to form a young man are: to talk little, to hear much, to reflect alone upon what has passed in company, to distrust one's own opinions, and value others that deserve it.