Essay and Answer Writing

Faith and Trust

If you have faith the size of a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, "Move from here to there," and it will move; and nothing will be impossible to you". (Bible)
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe. (Saint Augustine)
The antidote to frustration is a calm faith, not in your own cleverness, or in hard toil, but in God’s guidance. (Norman Vincent Peale)
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. (Marcel Proust)
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves great. (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
The glue that holds all relationships together, including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity. (Brian Tracy, an American motivational speaker and author)
Faith and Trust

Source: “Mastering Essay & Answer Writing for UPSC Civil Services IAS/ IPS & State PSC Main Exam” by Dr Awdhesh Singh, available at

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