Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Wisdom & Courage lead to Trust

The Courage to Trust
~ by Cynthia L. Wall

It takes wisdom to know who we can be vulnerable with, and when. And it all starts with the ability to believe in ourselves.

Confronting Your Fears
"No one is born knowing how to trust. Life gives us many teachers, some caring and others cruel. Few of us receive a solid base of trust as children. Even fewer are taught how to trust ourselves. Regardless of the lessons we each received, we need to learn how to trust as adults.

But we don't have to be condemned by our early life experiences. Trust is a skill to be learned and a choice to be made. It's a gift to be shared with those who appreciate its importance.

Trust is also fragile and must be handled with great care..." Read the full article