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You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough.

The imaginary friends I had as a kid dropped me because their friends thought I didn't exist.
Some friends play at friendship, but a true friend sticks closer than one's nearest kin. [Proverbs 18:24]
But it is hard to know them from friends, they are so obsequious and full of protestations; for a wolf resembles a dog, so doth a flatterer a friend.
Fidelity. A virtue peculiar to those who are about to be betrayed.
Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of withering, of tarnishing.
One truth stands firm. All that happens in world history rests on something spiritual. If the spiritual is strong, it creates world history. If it is weak, it suffers world history.
His spiritual life has been exaggerated by a chronic attack of mental gallstones.
There are three kinds of death in this world. There's heart death, there's brain death, and there's being off the network.
It is the unseen and the spiritual in people that determines the outward and the actual.
The wolf was sick, he vowed a monk to be: But when he got well, a wolf once more was he.
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.
When a fox preaches, take care of your geese.
The purpose of polite behavior is never virtuous. Deceit, surrender, and concealment: these are not virtues. The goal of the mannerly is comfort, per se.
Someone who thinks the world is always cheating him is right. He is missing that wonderful feeling of trust in someone or something.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Faith is trust in what the spirit learned eons ago.
A faith that hasn't been tested can't be trusted.
Don't trust the person who has broken faith once.
He who believes in nobody knows that he himself is not to be trusted.
Never trust the man who tells you all his troubles but keeps from you all his joys.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison, that he cannot trust a friend.
One should never trust a woman who tells her real age. If she tells that, she'll tell anything.
I have seldom known a person, who deserted the truth in trifles and then could be trusted in matters of importance.
Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted.
I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish that He didn't trust me so much.
The malicious sneer is improperly called laughter.

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