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55 Fake People Quotes to Help You Avoid Them

People who pretend to be someone they’re not are called “fake people.”

For example, someone might act like they’re your best friend, but when you’re not around they talk badly about you to other people.

Or maybe someone always posts perfect photos of their life on social media, but when you meet them in person they’re completely different.

I have curated some of the best ‘Fake People’ quotes, sayings and captions for you to read and share with others.

Fake People Quotes

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

You don’t look fake when you unconsciously pretend. ~ Toba Beta.

Fake people show their colors when they have no use of you anymore. ~ Unknown.


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

Fake people are like costume jewelry: They look great for a while, then all of a sudden, their true selves shine through. ~ Nitya Prakash.

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.

I’m not a film star, I am an actress. Being a film star is such a false life, lived for fake values and for publicity. ~ Vivien Leigh.

We are living in the world where fantastic but plastic human beings exist which can’t decompose by the soil – only by the fire. ~ Ejump Schiffler.


Life is too short for fake butter or fake people. ~ Karen Salmansohn.

I learned to identify the false love from true ones by their fruits, humbleness and how free they were from worldly desires. ~ Santosh Avvannavar.

Best Fake People Quotes

The stories people tell you about themselves seem to retain the possibility of being false. But what you discover about them by yourself seems to be the truth. ~ John Verdon.

Insecure people often falsify the past, in order to make the future pure. ~ Shannon L. Alder.

Are the accomplishments that people boast about real? Probably. But I’d rather hang out with real people, and real people don’t have to boast. ~ Charles F. Glassman.


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

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.

Some soap opera, you know, real people pretending to be fake people with made-up problems being watched by real people to forget their real problems. ~ Chuck Palahniuk.

I love fake people provided they are mannequins. ~ Pushpa Rana.

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Famous Fake People Quotes

An open Facebook page is simply a psychiatric dry erase board that screams, ‘Look at me. I am insecure. I need your reaction to what I am doing, but you’re not cool enough to be my friend. Therefore, I will just pray you see this because the approval of God is not all I need.’ ~ Shannon L. Alder.

There is no salvation in becoming adapted to a world which is crazy. ~ Henry Miller.

The thing about chameleoning your way through life is that it gets to where nothing is real. ~ John Green.


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

Fake friends; those who only drill holes in 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.

Since I am not actually a real human being, my emotional responses are generally limited to what I have learned to fake. ~ Jeff Lindsay.

Like crying wolf, if you keep looking for sympathy as a justification for your actions, you will someday be left standing alone when you really need help. ~
Criss Jami.

One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself. ~ Shannon L. Alder.

Thoughtful Fake People Quotes

People who are not really their friends and who only act friendly to get what they want are fake people. For example, if someone is nice to you when you're in a bad mood but is mean to you when you're happy, they're a fake person. Or if someone always wants favors from you but never does anything for you, they're a fake person.

Being kind to someone, only to look kind to others, defeats the purpose of being kind. ~ Shannon L. Alder.

Cruel people offer pity when they no longer feel threatened. However, kind people offer compassion and understanding regardless. ~ Shannon L. Alder.


Real ones will walk with you until the end. But fake people will disappear. ~ Unknown.

I would rather wear honest tears than the most beautiful and elaborately faked smile. ~ Tyler Knott Gregson.

However, because they have no actual interests of their own (or if they do, they squelch them in order to fit in) and merely pursue those that they think will look best on their college apps, they’re zombies. ~ Meg Cabot.

The more time we spend interconnected via a myriad of devices, the less time we have left to develop true friendships in the real world. ~ Alex Morritt.

Thought-Provoking Fake People Quotes

I feel like a big faker because I’ve been putting my life back together, and nobody knows. ~ Stephen Chbosky.

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.

Real friendship looks fake to fake people. ~ Ed Latimore.


Fake people always think others are fake. ~ Tomichan Matheikal.

A Fake Friend is an enemy in disguise. ~ Ellen J. Barrier.

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

People wear a mask of lie so they look attractive, be careful. ~ Muhammad Saqib.

Life is full of fake people but before you decide to judge them, make sure you’re not one of them. ~ Unknown.

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

Toxic people attach themselves like cinder blocks tied to your ankles, and then invite you for a swim in their poisoned waters. ~ John Mark Green.


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

I despise the rituals of fake friendship. I wish we could just claw each other’s eyes out and call it a day; instead, we put on huge radiant smiles and spout compliments until our teeth hurt from the saccharine sweetness of it all. ~ Jody Gehrman.

Top Fake People Quotes

I cannot encourage any fabrication even for the sake of making people feel good. If I were to fabricate consciously and knowingly, I would not only be ordaining myself their enemy but also ordaining myself God’s enemy. ~ Criss Jami.

What a desperate, pathetic fool I was. Time after time, my friends had shown me their true colors. Yet, I still wanted to believe they were sorry for causing me pain. ~ Jodee Blanco.

Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. ~ John F. Kennedy.


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

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

I think the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself. ~ Rita Mae Brown.

I’ve perfected the art of the fake smile. It’s not so difficult when you are completely numb. ~ Bethany Griffin.

Don’t pretend to be what you’re not, instead, pretend to be what you want to be. It is not pretense, it is a journey to self-realization. ~ Michael Bassey Johnson.

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About Fake People

In our society, it is all too easy to find fake people.

These are individuals who put on a false persona in order to get what they want from others.

Oftentimes, they are very good at manipulating others and can be very dangerous.

While it is impossible to avoid them entirely, there are some things you can do to protect yourself from their schemes.

First, it is important to be able to spot a fake person. They often have a grandiose personality and tend to make exaggerated claims about themselves.

They may also be very demanding and try to control those around them.

If someone makes you feel uncomfortable or seems like they are hiding something, it is best to stay away from them.

Additionally, you should never share personal information with a fake person or agree to do anything that could put you in danger.

Facts about Fake People

When you hear the phrase “fake people,” you might think of someone who is two-faced or insincere.

While those qualities can certainly define a fake person, the term actually has a broader meaning.

A fake person is someone who creates a false persona in order to manipulate others. This could be to make themselves seem more likeable, to get ahead at work, or to cover up their true intentions.

There are several warning signs that can help you identify a fake person.

For starters, they often have trouble maintaining eye contact and may seem shifty or untrustworthy.

They may also be very good liars and have a hard time sticking to one story.

In addition, they tend to be very dramatic and attention-seeking.

If someone seems too good to be true, there’s a good chance they’re not who they claim to be.

Chandan Negi

I’m the Founder of Internet Pillar. I love sharing quotes and sayings to inspire and motivate people - #quotes #internetpillar
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