135+ Fake People Quotes

Are you tired of dealing with people who are insincere and untrustworthy? We’ve all met people who come off as a bit too phony. If you’re looking to get some inspiration or a laugh out of life’s lessons, check out these meaningful fake people quotes. From the wise to the outrageous, these best fake people quotes offer something for everyone who has ever encountered a false friend or acquaintance.

Fake people quotes can be both humorous and enlightening at the same time. If you’re looking for a way to express the truth about the people in your life, then you won’t want to miss out on these clever and cutting quotes about fake people. Get ready to be both amused and inspired as you scroll through these essential quotes that will help you identify and fight against the fake people in your life.

Best Fake People Quotes

It may…be judged indecent in me to come forward on this occasion; but when I see a fellow-creature about to perish through the cowardice of her pretended friends, I wish to be allowed to speak, that I may say what I know of her character. Mary Shelley

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

Fake relationships and fake people coming up to me and all of a sudden wanting to be my friend. Jason Ritter

I love fake people provided they are mannequins. Pushpa Rana

Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose. Tennessee Williams

True friends esteem you of greater worth than you feel deserving. False friends demand you prove that worth. Richelle E. Goodrich

False friends leave you in times of trouble. Aesop

You got nothing to lose. You don’t lose when you lose fake friends. Joan Jett

What greater wound is there than a false friend? Sophocles

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

Feigned interest is worse than brutal honesty. Stewart Stafford

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

Make no mistake about it, people who say they love you but cannot be happy for your success do not love you. Germany Kent

True friends are like stars. You don’t always see them, but they are always there. Habeeb Akande

Betray a friend and you’ll often find you have ruined yourself. Aesop

It’s funny how the people who know the least about you, always have the most to say. Auliq Ice

I had a lot of those fake friends. You just have to realize it’s happening. You can’t get caught up in the ‘Oh, my God, they want to be my friend, finally’ aspect. Grace VanderWaal

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

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

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

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

Real friends celebrate your wins. Fake friends downgrade them. Dan Go

Having fake friends is like hugging cactus. The tighter you hug, the more pain you get. Riza Prasetyaningsih

The only thing more frustrating than slanderers is those foolish enough to listen to them. Criss Jami

Social media is the ‘Greatest Hits’ album of our lives. Marc Fienberg

Better an honest enemy than a false friend. German Proverb

If friends disappoint you over and over, that’s in large part your own fault. Once someone has shown a tendency to be self-centered, you need to recognize that and take care of yourself; people aren’t going to change simply because you want them to. Oprah Winfrey

I know who you are when the camera is not on. Et Imperatrix Noctem

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

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

If you want to be my friend, I prefer honesty to fake praise. Christina Strigas

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

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

The insight and experience from meaningful people let you down quotes are valuable sources of wisdom, inspiration and motivation.

Famous Fake People Quotes

Share your weaknesses. Share your hard moments. Share your real side. It’ll either scare away every fake person in your life or it will inspire them to finally let go of that mirage called ‘perfection.’ Dan Pearce

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

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

A friend to all, is not a friend to anyone. Mike Skinner

Fake friends are more dangerous than real enemies. Ed Latimore

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

If your actions are dictated by who might be watching, they’ll never be genuine—and neither will you. Vincent H. O’Neil

Always sleep with one eye open. Never take anything for granted. Your best friends might just be your enemies. Sara Shepard (The Lying Game)

When you are gunning to be like other people, you are foolishly repeating their mistakes, and the worst of it all is that you can’t even correct yours. Michael Bassey Johnson

Over a small misunderstanding God will expose how people really feel about you… Gugu Mofokeng

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

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

A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success! Doug Larson

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

life is too short for fake butter or fake people. Karen Salmansohn

Every journey into the past is complicated by delusions, false memories, false namings of real events. Adrienne Rich

If you are not going to be a comfort, have the decency to be an empty space. Jennifer Crusie

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

Fake people are like soap bubbles, they pop out when the sun shines brightly. Chiranjude Bird

As I get older, I realize just because I’m invited doesn’t mean I have to accept. Carlos Wallace

An honest enemy is better than a best friend who lies. Vandi Tanko

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

If I doubt your intentions I will never trust your actions. Carlos Wallace

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

Taking time to reflect and ponder on the powerful messages within positive trying quotes can encourage you.

Powerful Fake People Quotes

People may not always tell you how they feel about you, but they will always show you. Pay attention. Keri Hilson

Society has become so fake that the truth actually bothers people. Chanda Kaushik

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

Fake people talk about other people being fake. Real people worry about their business, and no one else’s. Ziad K. Abdelnour

It’s relatively easy to act nice and normal in front of a crowd, or in public. The tricky part is doing it in private. Robert Black

A friendship that can cease has never been real. St. Jerome

I began to enjoy my own generosity; I felt the pleasure of pleasing others, especially as this was accompanied by money-power. I was paying for them; they were grateful, they had to be; and they could no longer see me as a failure. Hanif Kureishi

You would always have undesired people around you but desired ones are least likely Pushpa Rana

A person’s character is shown through their actions in life NOT where they sit on Sunday. Navonne Johns

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

Real ones will always stay no matter what

There’s something magical about spending a Sunday night watching real people at a deli, then watching fake people pretending to be real on TV, then engaging in (arguably) false interaction with (arguably) real people on the Internet. Never at any prior point in time has this been possible. Diablo Cody

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A person’s character is shown through their actions in life, not where they sit on Sunday. Navonne Johns

It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them. Confucius

Sometimes those who don’t socialize much aren’t actually anti-social, they just have no tolerance for drama and fake people. Reddioui

Crocodiles are easy. They try to kill and eat you. People are harder. They pretend to be your friend first. Steve Irwin

I think people fake that they’re having fun a lot of the time in photos, because they want people to think they’re having fun. Well, that’s not life, is it? Lara Avery

Fake people are like costume jewelry: They look great for a while, then all of a sudden, their true selves ‘Shine’ thru. Nitya Prakash

Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher. Oprah Winfrey

Fake friends are with you today and against you tomorrow, whatever they say defines them not you . Shizra

If they talk about other people with you, they will talk about you with other people. Carlos Wallace

Tell people how it is, be real and be honest. If you see something wrong make sure you speak up. Being this way will naturally eliminate the snakes and fakes. John Maiorana

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

Friends ask you questions; enemies question you. Criss Jami

I prefer to surround myself with people who reveal their imperfection, rather than people who fake their perfection. Charles F. Glassman

Stay away from lazy parasites, who perch on you just to satisfy their needs, they do not come to alleviate your burdens, hence, their mission is to distract, detract and extract, and make you live in abject poverty.  Michael Bassey Johnson

Fake friends believe in rumors. Real friends believe in you. Yolanda Hadid

Humans are more venomous than snakes. Atef Ashab Uddin Sahil

False humility is the pride of not being proud, real humility is without the consciousness that pride exists. Michael Bassey Johnson

The most dangerous among us come dressed as angels and we learn too late they are the devil in disguise. Carlos Wallace

It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend. William Blake

As you go through life, you will find that your acquaintances will be many, but only your true friends will share your pain as well as your pleasure. Heidi Catherine

The best defence is to keep off the radar of negative people. Steven Redhead

If people are hating on you it’s often because they are: . Threatened by you, . Jealous of you or . 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

When you see the genuine, you don’t deal with the fakes anymore. Nima Davani

Don’t make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up. Thomas J. Watson

If I doubt your intentions, I will never trust your actions. Carlos Wallace

I can’t stand fake people. I can feel it when someone feigns it. Jacqueline Fernandez

The friend that can be bought is not worth buying. Irish Proverb

A man should choose a friend who is better than himself. There are plenty of acquaintances in the world; but very few real friends. Chinese Proverb

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

If you’re absent during my struggle, don’t expect to be present during my success. Will Smith

It makes such a difference to go through life with a kind friend on the inside rather than a critic who is telling us how we’re messing up. Kim Fredrikson

I think it’s better to have less friends than to have fake friends. Hina Khan

The word friend is a label anyone can try on. You decide who is best suited to wear it. Carlos Wallace

Fake happiness is the worst kind of sadness. Dominic Riccitello

Betrayal is common for men with no conscience. Toba Beta

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Motivational Fake People Quotes

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

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

A genuine enemy is more useful than a fake friend. Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Over a small misunderstanding God will expose how people really feel about you… Gugu Mofokeng

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

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

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

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

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Are you sincere? Are you yourself? Are you as you look? You don’t have a mask on your face? You speak what you think? Then you are real, then you are not fake! Mehmet Murat ildan

We teach people how to treat us. Dr. Phil

We never lose friends, fake ones are exposed. Carlos Wallace

Share your weaknesses. Share your hard moments. Share your real side. It’ll either scare away every fake person in your life or it will inspire them to finally let go of that mirage called perfection, which will open the doors to the most important relationships you’ll ever be a part of. Dan Pearce

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. William Shakespeare

Most people will never learn the lessons meant for them in this lifetime, nor become the person they were meant to be, simply because they are too busy being someone else, or someone they are not. Suzy Kassem

Fake people have an image to maintain. Real people just don’t care. Hachiman Hikigaya

Fake friends are like shadows: always near you at your brightest moments, but nowhere to be seen at your darkest hour. Khalil Gibran

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

I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better. Plutarch

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

People say they hate having fake people around, but when you keep it real, they hate you even more. People don’t like the truth. DeMarcus Cousins

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

Best friends has  letters, but so does Backstabber. Wiz Khalifa

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

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

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

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

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

Fake people are like soap bubbles; they pop out when the sun shines brightly. Chiranjude Bird

Life brings us as many joyful moments as it does downfalls. Let motivational discipline quotes uplift you, empower you and get you ready for the next chapter in your life.