Trust is one of the most powerful tools. ~ Georg Feuerstein, You can’t trust anybody with power. А Б В Г Д Е Ё Ж З И Й К Л M Н О П Р С Т У Ф Х Ц Ч Ш Щ Ь Ы Ъ Э Ю Я. Russian proverbs: л-м 7 of 15 | < Prev Next > ~ William E. Gladstone, Men are able to trust one another, knowing the exact degree of dishonesty they are entitled to expect. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone else’s. 1st movement. She taught him the Russian proverb Doveryai, no proveryai (Russian: Доверяй, но проверяй; Trust, but verify), advising him that "The Russians like to talk in proverbs. ~ Hungarian Proverbs, A fool is someone who trusts another fool. Once it flies out, you can't catch it. And we have committed here to a standard that says 'verify and verify'. I just don’t trust the devil inside them. One of Vladimir Lenin's favorite Russian proverbs was "doveryai, no proveryai" or "trust, but verify." ~ E.M. Forster, Trust dies but mistrust blossoms. Some proverbs from other countries may sound familiar to you. ~ Wm. The comparative Russian-English dictionary of Russian proverbs & sayings. President Reagan used it on multiple occasions in the context of nuclear disarmament. ~ Babylonian Proverbs. ~ Joseph Conrad, Trust only movement. ~ Suzanne Collins, Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Below is the alphabetical list of Russian proverbs and sayings along with their English equivalents and literal translations. ~ Welsh Proverbs, Never trust a woman who mentions her virtue. ~ Japanese Proverbs, If you trust before you try, you may repent before you die. Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart… Proverbs 3:5. ~ French Proverb, A jack of both sides, is before long, trusted by nobody, and abused by both parties. Literally: Everything that glitters isn’t gold. ~ Traditional Proverb, Mistrust is the mother of certainty. [17][18][19], On July 24, 2020, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo referenced the proverb in a speech at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library saying that in dealing with China, the freedom-loving nations of the world must instead 'distrust and verify'. ~ Traditional Proverb, Do not trust a person who claims to be honest, and never trust exaggerated friendliness. ~ Irish Proverbs, Trust in God, but tie your camel. It would be nice of you to know a few. More proverbs. ~ Lebanese Proverb, Trust your best friend as you would your worst enemy. [3] Using proverbs that the Russians could relate to may or may not have helped relations between the two leaders. ~ Ernest Hemingway Quotes, Who would not rather trust and be deceived? ~ Tobsha Learner. ~ Diane Mariechild, Trust me not at all, or all in all. Not everything that is … ~ Benjamin Franklin Quotes, Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust. ~ Chinese Proverb. There are a lot more than just these, but they are so specific that they are either un-translateable or incomprehensible to a non-Russian. Quotations about Trust. ~ Vladimir Lenin, It is impossible to go through life without trust: that is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself. ~ Spanish Proverb, Few are fit to be entrusted with themselves. ~ Stephen Leacock, Never trust a husband too far, nor a bachelor too near. IPA: /ˈf‿tʲixəm ˈomʊtʲe ˈt͡ɕertʲɪ ˈvodʲɪt͡sə/ 4. Below are some 510 Russian proverbs, gleaned from the collections listed near the bottom of the page.They reflect hard-won Russian ideas. The proverb was adopted as a signature phraseby Reagan, who used it frequently when discussing U.S. relations with the Soviet Union. ~ Henry David Thoreau, Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time. English meaning: Trust but verify. Transliteration/Cyrillic: Lybuov zla, polyubish i kozla / Любовь … ~ George MacDonald, We do not yet trust the unknown power of thoughts. Russian Proverb Every road has two directions. ~ Basque Proverbs, In God we trust; all others pay cash. ~ Chilean Proverb, Trusting in wealth is like looking for feathers on turtles. “The early bird catches the worm.” Competitive cultures produce proverbs praising success: The one who arrives first has better chances to succeed. But, it is also a matter of the fact that some people will deceive you. ~ Frank Crane, The toughest thing about the power of trust is that it’s very difficult to build and very easy to destroy. I thought it was a Ronald Reagan quote. ~ John Boyle O’Reilly, Sudden trust brings sudden repentance. They mean the same thing. ~ Helen Rowland, There are indeed times when one should trust blindly, just as there are times when one should not. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.~ Claudia Black, Trust exists; only lies are invented. If one man praises you, a thousand will repeat the praise. English pronunciation: Droog poznayesta v bede. [4][5], After Reagan used the phrase to emphasize "the extensive verification procedures that would enable both sides to monitor compliance with the treaty",[6] at the signing of the INF Treaty, on 8 December 1987,[notes 1] his counterpart General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev responded, "You repeat that at every meeting". ~ Senegalese Proverb, Expect trust from a dog but not from a woman. ~ Leytyne Gwegan, Trust him little who praises all, him less who censures all, and him least who is indifferent about all. To this, Reagan answered, "I like it". It’s good where we are not present. Literally means: A friend is known in time of… G. Holland, The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him; and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him and show your distrust. Trust in God, but tie your camel. Russian Proverbs on Fool (11 Proverbs) A fool may throw into a well a stone which a hundred wise men cannot pull out. ~ J. F. Zacharia, I trust everyone. See more ideas about Russian proverbs, Proverbs, Proverbs quotes. A good speaker makes a good liar. Life happens at the level of events, not of words. ~ Saudi Arabian Proverb, Don’t trust your wife until she has borne you ten sons. Definitely sprouts from the common Russian worker that supported much of Russia in it’s history – and the power people they were controlled by. (Russian Proverb) Force a fool to pray and he'll crack his forehead. (Хорошо там, где нас нет.) ~ Marianne Moore, Trust in yourself. ~ Josiah . ~ Greek Proverbs, Trust in God, but mind your own business. ~ Macrina Wiederkehr, When a man has no reason to trust himself, he trusts in luck. Mistrust before you trust. 12 Russian proverbs to get you through the World Cup The Russian language is awash with hundreds of proverbs. You don’t confront someone stronger than you with a fight. ~ Troy Kennedy-Martin, Put your trust in God and keep your powder dry. Доверяй, но проверяй is an old Russian proverb that was made famous in English by U.S. President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s. (Russian Proverb) If she tells that, she’ll tell anything. Не все то золото, что блестит. Interesting Russian proverb and one that bears truth. ~ Lord Alfred Tennyson, Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string. Played well for the home crowd, but it was really a message to Russia that he expected accountability. Trust. ~ English Proverbs, Trust not the praise of a friend nor the contempt of an enemy. ~ Alfred Adler, Few delights can equal the mere presence of one whom we trust utterly.