Backstabbers Sayings and Quotes

Is there anything worse than a disloyal friend? We trust them with our deepest secrets and then, Bam! We’re stabbed in the back when we least expect it. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful quotes about backstabbers.

It is hard to deal with someone who smiles and pretends to like you to your face and sticks that eight inch blade in your back when you turn around.     

Nishan Panwar

Someone who smiles too much with you can sometime frown too much with you at your back.     

Michael Bassey Johnson

Sweetie, if you're going to be two faced, at least make one of them pretty.     

Marilyn Monroe

Some people will pretend to care just so they can get a better seat to watch your struggle. Every helping hand isn't always there to help.     


Never trust someone who will just get up and tell you another person's story or secrets, cause they'll share yours just the same.     

Christon Henry

The same person that speaks highly of you will be the same person that downs you. Be careful who you call friends.     

Jerico Mosley

Be very careful of who you share your problems with, remember that not every friend that smiles at you is your best friend.     

Kemmy Nola

This is what happens. You tell your friends your most personal secrets, and they use them against you.     

Sophie Kinsella

Being betrayed is one of the most valuable lessons life can teach.     

Shania Twain

When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself.     

Isaac Bashevis Singer

No wise man ever thought that a traitor should be trusted.     


Don't fear the enemy that attacks you, but the fake friend that hugs you.     


Fire false friends. They are in to fast-forward your fall and failure.     

Israelmore Ayivor

Neither a fake friend nor a liar can be trusted, with a secret.     

Ellen J. Barrier

The only time people dislike gossip is when you gossip about them.     

Will Rogers

If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?     

Abraham Lincoln

False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to us while we walk in the sunshine, but leaving us the instant we cross into the shade.     

Christian Nestell Bovee

It's sad how the same people who say they care about you are the same ones who tear you down when they get the chance.     


He could shake your hand and stab you in the back at the same time.     

Hunter S. Thompson

Beware the FRENEMY; enemy disguised as friend who pretends to look after your interests but really loves it when things turn sour for you.     

Mufti Ismail Menk

If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.     

Khalil Gibran

Fake friends; those who only drill holes under your boat to get it leaking; those who discredit your ambitions and those who pretend they love you, but behind their backs they know they are in to destroy your legacies.     

Israelmore Ayivor

Most people want to see you to do better, but not doing better than them.     

London Mond

A false friend and a shadow attend only while the sun shines.     

Benjamin Franklin

Don't worry about those who talk behind your back, they're behind you for a reason.     


I've got more respect for someone who comes out and says they don't like me than for the ones who act like they do but talk bad about me when I'm not around.     

Mitchell Perry

Every coin has two sides, just like most people have two faces.     

Rashida Rowe

We fear our enemy but the bigger and real fear is that of a fake friend who is sweetest to your face and most vile behind your back.     

Mufti Ismail Menk

Once people stop talking with you then they start talking about you.     

Sushan R Sharma

Dealing with backstabbers, there was one thing I learned. They're only powerful when you got your back turned.