55 Fake People Quotes to Help You Avoid Them

“Fake People Quotes to Help You Avoid Them” is about recognizing and dealing with inauthentic individuals in our lives.

These people, often termed ‘fake’, tend to be inconsistent, changing their attitudes and behaviors based on different situations.

Because they prioritize their own interests, they are perceived as untrustworthy, hypocritical and dishonest.

The inability of these individuals to maintain genuine relationships means they can sever ties when a relationship no longer benefits them.


It’s crucial to identify and keep such individuals at a distance to prevent potential harm.

We encounter diverse individuals in life, some becoming dear friends, others revealing deceitful traits.

Handling fake people can be complex as they can appear supportive but reveal ulterior motives through their actions.

Reading quotes about fake people and fake friends and understanding personal worth can offer insight and assistance in dealing with such relationships.

These quotes provide wisdom to either cope with past experiences of duplicity or to identify and avoid fake individuals in the future.

Top 10 Fake People Quotes


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


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


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


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


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.


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


Because I hate fake people and I always think I’m never fake. ~ Victoria Jackson.


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


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

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Best Fake People Quotes

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.


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

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.

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.

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.


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


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

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.

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.


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

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.

Thoughtful Fake People Quotes

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.

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.


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

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.

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

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.

Powerful Fake People Quotes


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

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.


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


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

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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