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

I Know the Importance of Trust

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 286 People

    You Can't Have A Relationship Without It

    I think a relationship is like a three leg stool and those three legs are trust, respect and honesty. When you are missing one of the three, the relationship will fail and fall over.
    loopnscc loopnscc 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 27, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    That´s why it´s especially bitter

    if you just get cheated until the day where you can´t trust anybody again although you know yourself about the importance of trust.
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F Dec 31, 2015

    Your Response

    Cancel

    You Are Who You Are

    Trust is important, especially in relationships. It's what makes relationships work. If you can't trust your lover, your life partner, then whats the point of even trying to be with them? You can't control them, just let them be who they are going to be. Just have to be honest...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Oct 3, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Cheating

    For three decades I've been working in a trade where nobody is to be trusted.  Especially the colleagues.  It was part of the game and everybody knew.  We were comrades, ready for any treacherous trick.  Elderly guys.   Cheating and back stabbing...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M 3 Responses Feb 15, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Is Key

    Trust is key to any relationship. but especially and without question marraige. So much is put into that bond and committment and you just want to and need to believe that that person is there for you and committed to you after all of your sacrifices. Me and my husband lack that...
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 9, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel
    JustBipolarMe JustBipolarMe 46-50, M Mar 25, 2015

    Your Response

    Cancel

    With Out Trust You Have Nothing

    i listen to alot of people of all ages and from all walks of life and the most come thing i hear is some thing along the lines of "i dont know if i can trust my significant other". it seems to me that if you can no longer trust then, you need to think over why you dont trust then...
    kattarrin kattarrin 22-25, F Mar 19, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Have Issues ... Lessons Learned

        Ever since my childhood i was taught that strange men, and even known ones, can be dangerous and therefor i should be careful. If your ever in a situation and you get a bad feeling then get away and steer clear of them. And always, always have a back up plan...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 1 Response Apr 20, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Do My Best To Be Open And Helpful

    I'm not sure if this is the right category to post this story in.  I want to talk about my values and the path I follow based on those values.  I think a strong theme amoung these values is trust, so I will attempt this story here. One of my core values is being...
    UnderEli UnderEli 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 8, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Trust Is Everything ..

    No trust No relationsNo Honesty No relationsNo love No gloryNo trust .. = NothingI respect and trust my significant other and have been always treated the same way ... 
    DollyDiva DollyDiva 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    He's Wonderful, So Why Can't I?

      We met 3 months ago, started seeing each other almost immediately. I'm crazy about him in all kinds of ways, i've never met a better match. But whenever i feel close to letting him in i shut down. I suppose you can tell that i've been hurt in the past. It was...
    ladybugchai ladybugchai 18-21, F Dec 6, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION GOD LIVES IN YOU 1 Corinthians 3:16 (AMP) Do you not discern and understand that you ... are God's temple (His sanctuary), and that God's...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F 31 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm super ******* lonely and all I want is a boyfriend, but every guy who shows an interest in me I just brush them off. As soon as I find out that they like me it makes me super...
    rainbro rainbro 18-21, F 7 Responses 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been with him on and off for about a year and a half. We've got back together and have been with one another for about 6 months now. Things have taken a bit of a turn...
    HaightStreet HaightStreet 22-25, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    IT WAS NEVER A PRIORITY. I try to be who my parents say is good. Fail I try to get away. Be who society say is good. Fail lack of funds. I try so hard to be somebody anybody...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    this boy named nick, he's like super into me and I told him I can't be near him only because I'm scared... I'm scared to get close to someone like him...I've been threw some...
    SinfulSkin SinfulSkin 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't trust my husband anymore, after a lot of "little lies" I found that he has a sex lover on line, then months later I saw his profile on a dating site, and his sister...
    ladywarrior100 ladywarrior100 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Trust no one. You may think you know someone but do you really? There's no way to ever know what people are really about.
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    “Don’t worry, he’ll miss you. You’re the best he could get, and he blew it. Don’t let him make you think for one second that this was your fault. It’s not. He screwed...
    Deee23 Deee23 22-25, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I trust you..untill you prove me otherwise. . After trust is broken :/ I'm done with you..I ain't got time for the crap..
    lovelee83 lovelee83 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want someone i can trust all, my freinds and family trust me but i can't trust anyone of them to keep the smallest thing
    mistresstar mistresstar 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't have trust issues. People have lying issues. I'm so over having to label myself this way as if I've never trusted anyone before. Every time I put my trust in someone they...
    BeverlyPills BeverlyPills 18-21, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It always really hits me hard when people talk about how great their best friend is, not that I'm being jealous, it just brings back old memories. Before I was homeschooled, I...
    bflyboo14 bflyboo14 16-17, F 5 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm always waiting for the other person to turn their back on me, betray me or just leave me. I don't believe anyone will ever (want to) stay. Yes, I know I'm insecure. Yes, it's...
    js246 js246 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The world ive seen is full of lies. Ever since i was a little girl, i knew that my father was telling so many lies. I think it really made me the person i am today, someone who can...
    reddddddddd reddddddddd 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have never been in a relationship because of the simple fact that I don't trust anyone, with anything. In fact, I am still a virgin because I don't trust anyone enough to put a...
    anonyme23 anonyme23 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Some have trust issue with me but all i can tell them is that i just wish they could see inside my heart. i am not going to gain anything by deceiving them. all i have is just a...
    nixf1 nixf1 22-25, F 5 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    February 2, 1985 A thousand times today, alone, I've lived it in my mind. You took something from me, and I will never be the same way I was. It's not necessarily a bad thing...
    LionessGrrr LionessGrrr 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Capricorn is my Moon. - Capricorn is a cold, dry sign, and the Moon feels herself rather bleak here. Hence the attitude towards life typical for the Moon in Capricorn - serious and...
    RosenFlight RosenFlight 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have always had trust issues, I always assume others are going to screw me over and honestly when I ask myself why I feel that way I become instantly tired, I realized it's my...
    John2526 John2526 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I faced some bitter truth today.. learned something as well " you can never sail on two boats at the same time " you need to park 1 boat side, get out of that boat and then go to...
    April2016 April2016 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This last year has really opened my eyes. I trusted someone, helped them regain their footing. In return, I was put through experiences that left me traumatized and afraid to...
    Bored2016 Bored2016 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You walked out on me for no reason - 2 months into a relationship... then 5 months later you start talking to me again. At first just friendly, because I felt sick when I first...
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I never really trusted anyone enough to get hurt. I wish I could trust people but the reason I have trouble with it is because when I was younger I always hung out with my older...
    TinselCookie607 TinselCookie607 18-21, M Jan 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've not only lost all self confidence but all trust in people. I've had too many bad experiences with friends and family. I have know learned yourself is the only person you can...
    ForsakenColors ForsakenColors 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know how to have a friend cause my anxiety and trust issues make it impossible... Trust takes time.. Anyone out there who can be patient and help me?
    MildImplosion MildImplosion 13-15, M Jan 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i have trust issues because people cant be trusted i used to have trust in people but not anymore because people showed their true colors and that made me realize how people really...
    shey123 shey123 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's hard for me to trust people nowadays. Mainly because in the past when I have given people my trust, I've been taken my advantage of and screwed over. If I trust you enough to...
    melodyyyy melodyyyy 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When someone expects you to be someone you're not. - Don’t change who you are for anyone else. It’s wiser to lose someone over being who you are, than to keep them by being...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F 1 Response Jan 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yes I do and someone who deserves my trust because trust has to be earned. Also, why be with someone you can't trust, especially when someone doesn't want to have an honest...
    CaliTexan37 CaliTexan37 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    TRUST is a feeling...a cause and effect kind of thing. One cannot say that it itself does not exist because it can be gained and lost, and it is seen in the actions of us humans...
    Solegne Solegne 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 22

    Your Response

    Cancel