Betrayal Quotes

One should rather die than be betrayed. There is no deceit in death. It delivers precisely what it has promised. Betrayal, though ... betrayal is the willful slaughter of hope - Steven Deitz

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

Betrayal does that -- betrays the betrayer -Erica Jong

Betrayal is the only truth that sticks - Arthur Miller

Anything may be betrayed, anyone may be forgiven, but not those who lack the courage of their own greatness - Ayn Rand

Betrayal is about learning not to idealize external sources - Linda Talley

Love is whatever you can still betray ... Betrayal can only happen if you love - John LeCarre

Every betrayal contains a perfect moment, a coin stamped heads or tails with salvation on the other side - Barbara Kingsolver

Anyone who hasn't experienced the ecstasy of betrayal knows nothing about ecstasy at all - Jeab Genet

When a woman wants to betray her husband, her actions are almost invariably studied but they are never reasoned - Honore de Balzac

All a man can betray is his conscience - Joseph Conrad

They talk of a man betraying his country, his friends, his sweetheart. There must be a moral bond first. All a man can betray is his conscience - Joseph Conrad

I hate the idea of causes, and if I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should have the guts to betray my country - E. M. Forster

In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate - Charles de Gaulle

No soul of high estate can take pleasure in slander. It betrays a weakness - Blaise Pascal

O Lovers! Be careful in those dangerous first days! Once you've brought breakfast in bed you'll have to bring it forever, unless you want to be accused of lovelessness and betrayal - Milan Kundera

There are only really a few stories to tell in the end, and betrayal and the failure of love is one of those good stories to tell. -Sean Lennon

 

If I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should have the guts to betray my country. -Edward M. Forster

 

They talk of a man betraying his country, his friends, his sweetheart. There must be a moral bond first. All a man can betray is his conscience. -Joseph Conrad

 

Therefore, do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.

 

When you're out of sight for as long as I was, there's a funny feeling of betrayal that comes over people when they see you again. -Esther Williams

There are only really a few stories to tell in the end, and betrayal and the failure of love is one of those good stories to tell. -Sean Lennon

 

If I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should have the guts to betray my country. -Edward M. Forster

 

They talk of a man betraying his country, his friends, his sweetheart. There must be a moral bond first. All a man can betray is his conscience. -Joseph Conrad

 

Therefore, do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.

 

When you're out of sight for as long as I was, there's a funny feeling of betrayal that comes over people when they see you again. -Esther Williams