100 Best Fake Friends Quotes of All Time

Which are the best fake friends quotes that we can all relate to?

We all have a person that we call a best friend, a friend that always being there for you, and always got your back no matter what. Having friends or a company is a part of life.

A fake friend is a person who is pretending to be your friend, but lies in your face and is around just because they want something from you. Never associate yourself with this kind of person. Surround yourself with positive people that care about you.

Here’s a collection of fake friends quotes:


The 100 Fake Friends Quotes of All Time

1. “What’s the whole point of being pretty on the outside when you’re so ugly on the inside?” – Jess C. Scott

2. “The fake people do not dare to come out from their mask and face the truth of the real ones.” – Ehsan Sehgal

3. “We never lose friends. We simply learn who the real ones are.” – Unknown

4. “Friends ask you questions; enemies question you.” – Criss Jami

5. “There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.” – Jane Austen

6. “At some point, you have to realize that some people can stay in your heart but not in your life.” – Sandi Lynn

7. “Nobody wants to know how you feel, yet, they want you to do what they feel.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

8. “Someone who smiles too much with you can sometimes frown too much with you at your back.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

9. “You got nothing to lose. You don’t lose when you lose fake friends.” – Joan Jett


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10. “I got my own back.” – Maya Angelou


11. “Buy a gift for a dog and you will be amazed at the way it will dance and swerve its tail, but if you don’t have anything to offer it, it won’t even recognize your arrival; such are the attributes of fake friends.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

12. “Don’t fear the enemy that attacks you, but the fake friend that hugs you.” – Unknown

13. “Feigned interest is worse than brutal honesty.” – Stewart Stafford

14. “Some people are willing to betray years of friendship just to get a little bit of the spotlight.” – Lauren Conrad

15. “Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” – Oprah Winfrey

16. “Before you count your friends, make sure you can count on them. Some friends are only around when they want something from you but are never there when you need something from them.” – Rashida Rowe

17. “Letting go of toxic people in your life is a big step in loving yourself.” – Hussein Nishah

18. “When people smile at a rich man, they are smiling at his wallet.” – Matshona Dhliwayo

19. “Some people aren’t loyal to you. They are loyal to their need of you. Once their needs change, so does their loyalty.” – Unknown


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20. “A friend who stands with you in pressure is more valuable than a hundred ones who stand with you in pleasure.” – Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton


21. “Fake friends are like shadows: always near you at your brightest moments, but nowhere to be seen at your darkest hour. True friends are like stars, you don’t always see them but they are always there.” – Habeeb Akande

22. “The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.” – William Penn

23. “If they talk about other people with you, they will talk about you with other people.” – Carlos Wallace

24. “A lot of problems in the world would disappear if we talk to each other instead of about each other.” – Unknown

25. “Be very careful of who you share your problem with, remember that not every friend that smiles at you is your best friend.” – Kemmy Nola

26. “Stay true to yourself. An original is worth more than a copy.” – Suzy Kassem

27. “Friendship is delicate as a glass, once broken it can be fixed but there will always be cracks.” – Waqar Ahmed

28. “It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.” – William Blake

29. “It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.” – Confucius


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30. “life is too short for fake butter or fake people.” – Karen Salmansohn


31. “We teach people how to treat us.” – Dr. Phil

32. “Betrayal is never easy to handle and there is no right way to accept it.” – Christine Feehan

33. “I hate fake people. You know what I’m talking about. Mannequins.” – Jarod Kintz

34. “You should be aware of fake friends because it is the hardest to be aware of.” – Eraldo Banovac

35. “Shattered legs may heal in time, but some betrayals fester and poison the soul.” – George R.R. Martin

36. “Some people think that the truth can be hidden with a little cover-up and decoration. But as time goes by, what is true is revealed, and what is fake fades away.” – Ismail Haniyeh

37. “Some people are going to leave, but that’s not the end your story. That’s the end of their part in your story.” – Unknown

38. “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

39. “It’s hard to tell who has your back, from who has it long enough just to stab you in it….” – Nicole Richie


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40. “People only throw shade on what’s shining.” – Genereux Philip


41. “One of the biggest flaws of people is pretending to be blind to their own mistakes, but do not pretend deaf towards the mistakes of others.” – Unknown

42. “Time passes and you begin to see, people for who they really are and not who they pretend to be.” – Scarlet Koop

43. “If people are hating on you it’s often because they are: 1. Threatened by you, 2. Jealous of you or 3. Feeling like you’re above them so they put you down to feel better about themselves. The greatest people have haters for a reason, so take it as a compliment.” – Jeanette Coron

44. “Some friends are like pennies, two-faced, and worthless.” – Unknown

45. “When you see the genuine, you don’t deal with the fakes anymore.” – Nima davani

46. “A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success!” – Doug Larson

47. “Betrayal is common for men with no conscience.” – Toba Beta

48. “If it comes, let it come. If it goes, it’s ok, let it go. Let things come and go. Stay calm, don’t let anything disturb your peace, and carry on.” – Germany Kent

49. “Controllers, abusers, and manipulative people don’t question themselves. They don’t ask themselves if the problem is them…they always say the problem is someone else.” – Darlene Quimet


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50. “What greater wound is there than a false friend?” – Sophocles


51. “Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater.” – George Washington Carver

52. “An honest enemy is better than a best friend who lies.” – Vandi Tanko

53. “Always be careful of your friend who loves your enemy; you either trust such a fellow for your life or for your death!” – Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

54. “Being too nice is a crime today. Fake friends are everywhere around you. they will use you and when you are of no use, throw you away like a wrapper .” – Shizra

55. “Trolls and haters are only distractions from your greater purpose. When you achieve your goals and success, not only will the trolls and haters be forgotten, but they will definitely be looked upon as the biggest fools.” – Kaitlin Gow

56. “Hatred imprisons the haters; love opens doors.” – Debasish Mridha

57. “No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.” – Alice Walker

58. “Fake friends are with you today and against you tomorrow.whatever they say defines them not you .” – Shizra

59. “Fake friends believe in rumors. Real friends believe in you.” – Unknown


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60. “It makes no sense to try to extend a friendship that was only meant to be a season into a lifetime.” – Mandy Hale


61. “Lovers have a right to betray you, friends don’t.” – Judy Holliday

62. “Anyone can just speak words, but only one that is tried-and-true can mean them.” – Terry O’Neal

63. “Betray a friend and you’ll often find you have ruined yourself.” – Aesop

64. “Learn to use the criticism as fuel and you will never run out of energy.” – Orrin Woodward

65. “The only thing more frustrating than slanderers is those foolish enough to listen to them.” – Chris Jammi

66. “Sometimes it’s not the person who changes, it’s the mask that falls off.” – Mhaj Porras

67. “Sometimes the person you’d take a bullet for ends up being behind the gun.” – Tupac

68. “A friendship that can cease has never been real.” – St. Jerome

69. “Anyone that hates on you is always below you because they’re just jealous of what you have.” – Miley Cyrus


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70. “A persons character is shown through their actions in life NOT where they sit on Sunday.” – Navonne Johns


71. “Always be careful of your friend who loves your enemy; you either trust such a fellow for your life or for your death!” – Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

72. “An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.” – Buddha

73. “Being betrayed is one of the most valuable lessons life can teach.” – Shania Twain

74. “Eliminate those fake friends who seem real when you have something and disappear when you have nothing.” – Rashida Rowe

75. “He who is jealous, is never jealous of what you see, with what is imagined is enough.” – Jacinto Benavente

76. “Mindset matters…always. The difference found between the victorious and the envious, the successful and the haters; is mindset.” – Steve Maraboli

77. “Knowledge planted in truth grows in truth. Strength born of peace loses nothing to hate.” – Aberjhani

78. “You don’t lose friends because real friends can never be lost. You lose people masquerading as friends, and you’re better for it.” – Mandy Hale

79. “I love fake people provided they are mannequins.” – Pushpa Rana


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80. “You always knew after shitty things happened, who your friends really were.” – Jodi Picoult


81. “False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.” – Richard Burton

82. “Not all toxic people are cruel and uncaring. Some of them love us dearly. Many of them have good intentions. Most are toxic to our being simply because…they aren’t inherently bad people, but they aren’t the right people for us. And as hard as it is, we have to let them go.” – Daniell Koepke

83. “True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.” – Henry David Thoreau

84. “It is only the great-hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly can never know what true friendship means.” – Charles Kingsley

85. “Make sure the lions you roll with aren’t snakes in disguise.” – Genereux Philip

86. “The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.” – Bette Midler

87. “Best friends has 11 letters, but so does Backstabber.” – Wiz Khalifa

88. “Always sleep with one eye open. Never take anything for granted. Your best friends might just be your enemies.” – Sara Shepard

89. “The strong-minded rise to the challenge of their goals and dreams. The weak-minded become haters.” – Steve Maraboli


90th of 100 Fake Friends Quotes

90. “Better an honest enemy than a false friend.” – German Proverb


91. “A genuine enemy is more useful than a fake friend.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

92. “False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.” – Richard Burton

93. “Fire false friends as early as possible. Do it before they dig out the dream seeds you’ve planted. The earlier, the better; the quicker, the safer.” – Israelmore Ayivor

94. “The worst pain in the world goes beyond the physical. Even further beyond any other emotional pain, one can feel. It is the betrayal of a friend.” – Heather Brewer

95. “We never lose friends, fake ones are exposed.” – Carlos Wallace

96. “You create more space in your life when you turn your excess baggage to garbage.” – Chinonye J. Chudolue

97. “A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.” – Arnold H. Glasow

98. “Life is all about losing friends, the people you know. So, just that you get better at finding the ones worth suffering for.” – Mohit Kaushik

99. “Stab the body and it heals, but injure the heart and the wound lasts a lifetime.” – Mineko Iwasaki

100. “Most people want to see you do better, but not doing better than them.” – London Mond



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