Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below.
Most people tend to trust others too readily. To avoid being taken advantage of, however, it is generally wise to be doubtful and suspicious of others' motives or honesty. Many people would agree that if you find yourself doubting other people's sincerity or questioning their intentions, your instincts are probably correct. You are less likely to regret being cautious than being too trusting.
Is it wise to be suspicious of the motives or honesty of other people, even those who appear to be trustworthy?
Plan and write an essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and examples taken from your reading, studies, experience, or observations.
2. 审题关键词：suspicious, trustworthy
正：Western philosophy believes that people are born evil. In order to avoid being cheated, it is rational to question than trust first.
反：Most people are trustworthy. We should always hope the best of others to make ourselves trustworthy.
补：It is a matter of attitude to see the positive or negative side of other people.