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600 Best Inspiring Leadership Trust Quotes (2023)

1. “The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.” – HENRY L. STIMSON

2. “I think it’s a combination of personality traits that have helped me to succeed. Not only hard work - but patience, sacrifice and choosing my battles have all helped me to reach the point in my career to which I aspired, in a company I admired.”

3. “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me?”

4. “Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you’re in control, they’re in control.” —Tom Landry, former Dallas Cowboys coach

5. “The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.” –Ernest Hemingway

6. “Authenticity is the alignment of head, mouth, heart, and feet – thinking, saying, feeling, and doing the same thing – consistently.” – LANCE SECRETAN

7. “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” – OSCAR WILDE Twitter-Bird Small

8. “Never trust a computer you can’t throw out a window.” – Steve Wozniak

9. “Trust is the glue of life. It’s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It’s the foundational principle that holds all relationships.” – STEPHEN R. COVEY Twitter-Bird Small

10. “Distrust that man who tells you to distrust; He takes the measure of his own small soul and thinks the world no larger.”

11. “Trust is built when someone is vulnerable and not taken advantage of.” —Bob Vanourek, author of Triple Crown Leadership

12. “Don’t be afraid to show your vulnerability. Be transparent with your team, even when the truth may be unpopular or inconvenient.” – BILL GEORGE

13. “A man who doesn’t trust himself can never truly trust anyone else.”

14. “Emotional intelligence is a way of recognizing, understanding, and choosing how we think, feel, and act. It shapes our interactions with others and our understanding of ourselves. It defines how and what we learn; it allows us to set priorities; it determines the majority of our daily actions. Research suggests it is responsible for as much as 80 percent of the “success” in our lives.” Joshua Freedman