Loyalty and Betrayal

"Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Anyone who hasn't experienced the ecstasy of betrayal knows nothing about ecstasy at all."

Jean Genet
Jean Genet "Prisoner of Love"

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"What betrays us most often is neither our friends nor foes but our own tongue."

Rating: 3.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Some women can be fooled all of the time, and all women can be fooled some of the time, but the same woman can't be fooled by the same man in the same way more than half of the time."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When you're part of a team, you stand up for your teammates. Your loyalty is to them. You protect them through good and bad, because they'd do the same for you."

Yogi Berra
Yogi Berra "When You Come to a Fork in the Road, Take It"

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"We have to distrust each other. It's our only defense against betrayal."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

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

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Loyalty is like rubber: one can stretch it so far and then - it snaps."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Husbands are chiefly good as lovers when they are betraying their wives."

Rating: 8.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"One man's folly is another man's wife."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "Reflections of a Bachelor Girl"

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Trust thyself only, and another shall not betray thee."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Every great man nowadays has his disciples, and it is always Judas who writes his biography."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Treason is a charge invented by winners as an excuse for hanging the losers."

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Women... Women are lovely, but dogs are so much more loyal."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Fidelity to roots does not mean a mechanical copying of the patterns of the past. Fidelity to roots is always creative, ready to descend into the depths, open to new challenges."

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We are more often treacherous through weakness than through calculation."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"It's easier to be faithful to a restaurant than it is to a woman."

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A woman who runs off with her lover is not abandonning her husband: she is sparing him a disloyal wife."

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 9)

"Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose."

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)