Betrayal of a best friend Quotes

Shattered legs may heal in time, but some betrayals fester and poison the soul.

George R.R. Martin

If a father commands a son to commit a crime so terrible that the son can't do it and live with himself, then is it betrayal for the son to disobey his father?

Orson Scott Card

To me, the thing that is worse than death is betrayal. You see, I could conceive death, but I could not conceive betrayal.

Malcolm X

For there to be betrayal, there would have to have been trust first.

Suzanne Collins

All trust involves vulnerability and risk, and nothing would count as trust if there were no possibility of betrayal.

Robert C. Solomon

When feelings of abandonment and betrayal arise with a soul mate, they do not last. Once soul mates achieve an ultimate level of symbiosis and serenity with each other, it remains forever.

Linda Brady

The verdicts today should send the message that within the police department there is no greater betrayal of the badge and of the brotherhood than to ensnare another officer in a web of lies and deceit.

Loretta Lynch

Yes, no matter how we defend ourselves against the outside were always licked by something from the inside. Theres no defense against betrayal, and we all betray ourselves.

Alfred Bester

Love has a particular trait: it has a task or purpose to fulfill - to abide. By its nature, love is enduring. The Holy Spirit offers our world love that dispels uncertainty; love that overcomes the fear of betrayal; love that carries eternity within; the true love that draws us into a unity that abides!

Pope Benedict XVI

We have to distrust each other. It is our only defense against betrayal.

Tennessee Williams

It is a good idea for diplomats to keep their word in small matters. It makes the later complete betrayals more of a surprise.

John Barnes

We have to distrust each other. It is our only defense against betrayal.

Tennessee Williams

Most of us regard good luck as our right, and bad luck as a betrayal of that right.

William Feather

Backstabbing is nothing new. In biblical times,King David experienced the pain of betrayal.

Les Parrott

You know that you have been stabbed when you feel the deep pain of betrayal.

Les Parrott

He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that no mortal can keep a secret. If his lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.

Sigmund Freud

War in the end is always about betrayal, betrayal of the young by the old, of soldiers by politicians, and of idealists by cynics.

Chris Hedges

Loyalty cannot be blueprinted. It cannot be produced on an assembly line. In fact, it cannot be manufactured at all, for its origin is the human heart-the center of self-respect and human dignity. It is a force which leaps into being only when conditions are exactly right for it-and it is a force very sensitive to betrayal.

Maurice Franks

Each betrayal begins with trust.

Phish

Betrayal does that -- betrays the betrayer.

Erica Jong

Betrayal does that -- betrays the betrayer.

Erica Jong

We have to distrust each other. It is our only defence against betrayal.

Tennessee Wellians

Anyone who hasn’t experienced the ecstasy of betrayal knows nothing about ecstasy at all.

Jeab Genet

Betrayal can only happen if you love.

John Le Carre
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