Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Do Not Trust People Easily

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 167 People

    But Eventually I Do

    It just takes a guy like me who has been burned so many times a little more time to make sure people are trustworthy these days, that's all.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 4, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Too Trusting

    Being too trusting has led me to begin mistrusting people. I think its a shame as having someone trust you is a good feeling but sadly there are people who abuse that trust and thats what happened to me. You meet people on here who are incredibly nice. People you inherently...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 17, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I found myself always prefer being alone

    or just with my boyfriend these days. I am very cautious and aware people's intentions. As long as I found out they have a purpose being with me, I lost interest in pursuing the friendship any further. I would like the freedom of being not attached to anyone or being anybody's...
    additionalism additionalism 31-35 Aug 30, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    People Are Difficult To Trust

    In the world we live in, its very difficult to trust people, because they will always let you down. people have desire and when they want something they do any thing to get it that what scares me. As I cannot trust my self when I have desire. people cannot be trusted that why...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 24, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    In The Past...

    There’s a reason, I don’t trust people. I find it hard to trust them because every person I’ve ever opened up to ran away as quickly as they could. Sometimes, if a person gets too close, I push them away before they run. Do you know how much that hurts? To never get close...
    elpatitofeo elpatitofeo 18-21, F Feb 16, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Guess

     its kind of a nasty part of me. i dont trust anyone. im always thinking of what to do when someone betrays me on EP or IRL. im always plotting.i always remind myself,that people can lie that people i consider friends the people i laugh with now,could actually hate me. i...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 24, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Need Trust To Be Built

    When I first came to EP I was overly trusting and I took everyone at face value. I made a lot of friends that way but I also attracted some people that i would never consider true friends, and I even attracted a stalker and his friends. I don't trust people any longer and it...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response May 13, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I have been through many fights with my friends and my best friend has lied to me so many times. I have had a lot of other fights and have learned not to trust people so easily.
    pogostickgirl15 pogostickgirl15 13-15, F Feb 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been so quick to trust over the years. I'm the type that wants to see the good in people, but so often I've been disappointed. I see all these people with huge circles of...
    forestlaw77 forestlaw77 31-35, M Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    :( I can't trust nobody anymore .... :(
    LonelyAndSensitive LonelyAndSensitive 16-17, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "That's why cynicism always wins. Because you're either right or you're pleasantly surprised." Amen to that.
    parabolas parabolas 16-17, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't trust people easily. Sometimes I don't know what to believe anymore. I mean it's like a person is very nice but then they show their true colors. Smh..
    ArtLover24 ArtLover24 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I read an interesting take on trust and can't for the life of me remember where but credit where credit is due, I found it worth some thought. The article maintained that our...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Saying i have "trust issues", is probably a massive understatement. Because while i do in fact find it hard to trust people on the most basic level, it goes much deeper than that...
    DropsofJupiter1 DropsofJupiter1 18-21, F 17 Responses Feb 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We are often let down by the most trusted people and loved by the most unexpected ones. Some makes us cry for things we haven't done, while others ignore our faults and just see...
    lovinglife699 lovinglife699 51-55, F 3 Responses Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's hard for me to trust people enough to be myself around them. Once I can get to that point it's fine, but getting there is very much. This is stopping me from making new...
    ElaineLovesSmiles ElaineLovesSmiles 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm honestly having a hard time trusting people on this site. I don't trust people in general usually but on here where its complete strangers.. idk. I feel a little wigged out.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Bleh. So over trusting people.
    glitterme23 glitterme23 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't seem to trust people. Especially guys.. that has been the main caused for my failed relationships.
    GrayCee87 GrayCee87 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really don't trust people. All people do is hurt me. They bully me because I am mentally ill. I dont know what I have done for people to hate me so much.
    themagijudal themagijudal 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Honestly just have trouble trusting people
    MaxyD MaxyD 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I do have some trust issues, some pretty stellar ones. But as I was taking a look at my world the other day, it occurred to me that there are a handful of people that I do trust...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am in a very new Long Distance Relationship. We are having some growing pains right now. Not sure if we're going to make it. I do feel a very special connection to him, I have...
    Tearsnlaughter Tearsnlaughter 41-45, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have trust issues. I trust easily but once lied to its hard for me to trust anymore. I hate lying so i expect others to be truthful with me. It seems lying is a part of every...
    happysha17 happysha17 36-40, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    And I know it so I keep people at a distance because I am just too afraid of being hurt so badly again. I know that it will make it hard for people to get to know me but I find it...
    Dovesery Dovesery 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Be wise. Guard your heart. Pray for guidance. Remain careful about who you allow in your life, and don't let past experiences with people who treated you unfairly make you bitter...
    KarenIsMyName KarenIsMyName 18-21, F Feb 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Create a video interview easily with Supercandidate. There are many reasons why people want to use a video interview. Videos allow you to engage better with your interviewee. It...
    davidrichardno davidrichardno 26-30, M Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You tell me to trust and then ... It all ends the same.
    BethKristin BethKristin 36-40, F Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been in a situation. My personal space was MAJORLY violated. The best way to avoid the situation is to hang out with multiple people at the same time, outside of houses...
    mkmoore mkmoore 16-17, F Feb 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Too many people have been showing friendly reactions to regular actions in my life. But when i achieve something away from their abilities, they show my an ugly face until i fall...
    Kielroader Kielroader 22-25, M Feb 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A woman with trust issues is a woman who’s heard “i promise i’ll never hurt you” too many times with actions that told otherwise... slw
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just got thru a rocky relationship with my ex who had been together for about a year and a half. Things ended terribly, she left and I was devastated. I've been alone for most of...
    jayc408 jayc408 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Convert rental iTunes movies for easily As we know, people who rent movies from iTunes library must know that there is one-month validity for rented iTunes M4V videos to play...
    Velemoochi Velemoochi 26-30, M Feb 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been bawling for two days, I've had another panic attack, and I broke my knuckle again all because I can't trust someone. I feel like I'm suffocating. I want to stop being...
    jbnichole jbnichole 18-21, F 5 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Unusual and Intellectual people. Well, I could look at these jointly or severely. Personally, I prefer them jointly. I really have always gravitated to having extreme interest in...
    Nyx613 Nyx613 36-40, F 6 Responses Feb 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    One of my professors trusts me with her personal library(: Her office is stocked with educational books and documentaries, and without asking she gave me a book and a movie to...
    tarara0414 tarara0414 18-21, F Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It is extremely difficult for me to open up to someone, and is quite rare that I ever really do. I am usually a very naturally trusting person, perhaps a bit naive, always giving...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 15 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well; It's a big commitment and isn't it a big mess when it doesn't work out.. I think too many people jump into "marriage" too quickly.. So here's 25 reasons not to marry/settle...
    TheMightyAphrodite TheMightyAphrodite 41-45, F 10 Responses Feb 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    First, was 17 and there was just this one jerk. He hurt me, but not too bad. I didnt trust him much in the begining. Then my closest friend in one place used me for his own...
    ThinkingCat ThinkingCat 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is a story about 2 best friends that became One. Love is agape, unconditional. Imagine 2 straight guys falling in love. That's what happened to us. At our first meeting we...
    EmotionalPhilosopher EmotionalPhilosopher 26-30, M Feb 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    it's not my fault that I have trust issues. I can't have faith in people when they let me down time after time. if you can't understand that then why are you still here? it's not...
    KitCatBar14 KitCatBar14 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I do not have trust issues with family and friends. However, I do have trust issues with some clients and with many people and in Internet website chat rooms. The main reason is...
    femaleinhomesaunaandpool femaleinhomesaunaandpool 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel