Monday, 14 November 2011

Betrayal - Quotes

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Be certain that he who has betrayed thee once will betray thee again. - Johann Caspar Lavater

Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself. - Aesop

Betrayal does that – betrays the betrayer. - Erica Jong

Each betrayal begins with trust. - Phish

It would take too long to explain the intimate alliance of contradictions in human nature which makes love itself wear at times the desperate shape of betrayal. And perhaps there is no possible explanation. - Joseph Conrad

We forget cruelty and past betrayal, heedless of where the next bright bolt may fall. - Robert Graves

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

When one does another person an injustice, in some mysterious way it does one good to discover (or to persuade oneself) that the injured party has also behaved badly or unfairly in some little matter or other; it is always a relief to the conscience if one can apportion some measure of guilt to the person one has betrayed. - Stefan Zweig

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