When you have overcome one temptation, you must be ready to enter the lists with another. As distrust, in some sense, is the mother of safety, so security is the gate of danger. A man had need to fear this most of all, that he fears not at all.
Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895, p. 532)
When desperate ills demand a speedy cure, Distrust is cowardice, and prudence folly.samuel johnson
Three things a wise man will not trust, The wind, the sunshine of an April day, And woman's plighted faith.Robert Southey