If the people cannot trust their government to do the job for which it exists - to protect them and to promote their common welfare - all else is lost.
Very true, Mister Obama, is this a satire, or are you the best actor in the white house? Ts
The only white man you can trust is a dead white man.
Bad, Mister Robert Mugabe, you must talk from experience, but then you are a black man and your history tells, you can't be trusted either. That makes two! Ts
I trust no one, not even myself.
Bad, Mister Joseph Stalin, glad you have expired, you were one of the worst not to be trusted.
Unfortunately, I must say, there are still plenty of people like you around, as bad as you were, but with time they will expire too and will be history like you. Not remembered with gratitude but with disgust. Ts
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Horace, you were the leading Roman lyric poet during Augustu’s time. You were born 65 BC
an awful long time ago. You know the world has changed a lot but not the people, they are still the same.
So, I accept, carpe diem and do not trust tomorrow, you knew exactly why you said it. Ts
We are all selfish and I no more trust myself than others with a good motive.
Lord Byron, you were a romantic, a fine poet. You travelled to fight against the Ottoman Empire in the Greek War of Independence, for which Greeks revere you as a national hero. You died young at age 36.
You were the most flamboyant and notorious of the major Romantics, actually
you were selfish and a spoilt brat, no more to say. Ts
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