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Trusting Others

The Affair

Carolynn Ozar-Diakon | Posted 11.14.2014 | Entertainment
Carolynn Ozar-Diakon

My latest emotion by surrogate -- is for a woman that has not yet found out that her husband is cheating on her.

Just Wait Until She's 17

Bernadette Noll | Posted 10.22.2014 | Parents
Bernadette Noll

She's 17 and I really am in for it. I'm in for all of it. I'm in for discussing colleges and options and cities and futures as yet unknown. I'm in for staying up late at night watching heart-wrenching movies. I'm in for great conversations about life, liberty and the constant pursuit of happiness.

Why We Trust Strangers More Than Our Friends

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 06.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

We'll trust an unknown airline pilot to keep us safe at 30,000 feet, but heaven forbid we give our partner or neighbor the benefit of the doubt when they're having a bad day.

To Trust or Not to Trust

Melissa Schenker | Posted 05.12.2014 | Women
Melissa Schenker

Instead of "trusting" someone, think about trusting that person to be who they are. Then trust in your ability to be OK with that person as they are.

The Time-Saving Rule That Most People Think Is Stupid

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 03.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

I admit it, I have a blind spot; I have a hard time spotting bad intent. But viewing the world through a lens of mistrust creates problems, as well. When you walk around expecting people to treat you badly, they usually do.

A Lesson in Trust From a 2,000-Year-Old Yogi

Levi Ben-Shmuel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Levi Ben-Shmuel

One characteristic of an open heart is the willingness to take risks in the face of the unknown. Another is the willingness to bear the pain of heartbreak and broken trust.

Trust Is Granted, Not Earned

Mike Robbins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mike Robbins

The irony is that no matter how guarded we are, how thick the walls we put up, no matter what we do to try to keep ourselves from getting hurt and disappointed, it usually happens anyway.