Quotes on Lying in a Relationship

A liar is someone who tells a lie, whether intentionally or not. Lies hurt relationships, and a liar in a relationship is like a cancer. It’s always there, eating away at the trust that should be there. 

If you can’t tell the truth to your significant other, then you’re probably not going to be able to tell the truth to anyone else in your life either.

If you lie to your significant other and it hurts their feelings, then you’re a lousy lover and deserve to be lied to yourself. What’s best for your relationship? Here are some relationship lying quotes that might give you a better idea.


Quotes About Lies In Relationships

As relationships go, lies can be a big problem. Lies can be small – like saying you’re at work when you’re actually out – or they can be huge, like hiding your true identity from your partner. Lies can hurt your partner’s feelings, damage trust, and even cause serious problems in the relationship. Here are quotes about lies in relationship:

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Quotes About Lies In Relationships
  1. Lies are an easy fix for people who never want to address the real troubles.
  2. Better to be slapped with the truth than kissed with a lie.
  3. Maybe your love was never real, but I don’t deserve your lies.
  4. It’s not worth lying to a person you genuinely love.
  5. Sometimes lies are just a loving shade from the harsh sunlight of a bitter truth.
  6. It takes a lot of truth to earn someone’s trust, but one lie is enough to lose it all.
  7. You say you only hid the truth but never lied. That day I only stopped loving you but never hated.
  8. Loving your lies makes my love a deception too.
  9. Ask me why I don’t trust you? Why didn’t you trust me to be strong enough to get over the truth?
  10. If you fear your partner for your deed, you either have done something terrible or your partner is terrible.
  11. Not every partner who lies is bad.
  12. I love you so much. How can I even let the truth hurt you?
  13. All that one expects from a relationship is love and honesty. But, when honesty is lost, love becomes immaterial.
  14. Your lies are a mirage; they never brought me to the oasis of never-ending love.
  15. A single weak moment of lie is enough to poison the wings of a fluttering relationship as they say, once a liar always a liar!
  16. To err is human, to forgive divine, and to lie is a spouse.
  17. Beauty is deceptive. That’s why I prefer an ugly truth over a beautiful lie.
  18. Become a partner who will not need to be lied to.
  19. If the partner is not understanding, lie could actually be the better partner.
  20. If you have something to do that you couldn’t tell your partner, change the partner, not the freedom.
  21. Understanding is only the thing stronger than fear of telling the truth.
  22. Realities often disappoint, so I comfort you with a lie.
  23. I wonder how someone can tell many lies without feeling bad about it.
  24. Lies can be so comforting, right? But a relationship does not necessarily mean comfort. It is a union of two individuals through a journey of ups and downs, hopes and despair, rise and fall.
  25. Honesty helps to communicate without boundaries, and healthy communication is the key to resolve disputes. With a wall of lies, every argument can turn out to be a deal-breaker.
  26. If telling lies were to save me from a harsh truth. Congratulations, I am already falling apart.
  27. Lying was the only way of letting you never disbelieve my love.
  28. Take your relationship to the level where you won’t need to hide and lie.
  29. I thought truth and love came together, but you made me realise you could either love or tell the truth.
  30. Truth is a pause, but a lie is a full-stop to a relationship.
  31. Lies are wrong. But, what if the truth wasn’t right either?
  32. If a lie can save the relationship, it is good.
  33. Lying with good intention for hiding the good deed is no lie.
  34. A good lie can conjure the illusion of a thriving relationship, but in the end, it’s still an illusion, not reality.
  35. Saying a lie is like stealing the chance for this beautiful bond to get mature. Lies are comforting & momentarily rewarding, but can they hold the relationship through troubling times? No! Every strong relationship is anchored on truth. And if the truth makes the bond fall apart, it was merely an impending doom.
  36. You are sure to leave even with the truth. At least the lies borrow me some time together.
  37. It only took one lie to make me forget the difference between a lover and a loser.
  38. You never learned to accept the truth. So, I learned to please you with lies.

Quotes About Lies and Liars

A lie is a halfway house between the truth and the world. Here are some quotes about lies and liars.

  1. Lies cost you everything, but truth cost you nothing.
  2. An experienced liar also deceives himself with lies.
  3. It is difficult to argue with liars. Save your precious breath.
  4. Liars have many stories to remember.
  5. An experienced liar mix up the truth with lies.
  6. The true test of your soul is the ability to overcome the urge to tell lies.
  7. A lie is like a virus. It affects the good part of you.
  8. It is better to stab you with the truth than to comfort you with lies.
  9. Sooner or later, a liar will surely be disgraced.
  10. In the face of adversity, never be pushed to tell a lie.
  11. Liars can only be covered up lies with lies.
  12. Truth cost little but lies cause a lot of damages.
  13. A lie can never be redeemed with a thousand truths.
  14. Properties acquired with lies cannot stand the test of time.
  15. A liar has no integrity.
  16. Future shame awaits a liar.
  17. Liars cannot be stopped from telling lies, they can only be stopped with disgrace.
  18. Lies can thrive for a little time. Truth prevails at the perfect time.
  19. Liar makes a story to cover his excesses, Storytellers make a story to help others.
  20. A word is a lie if it has crutches.
  21. Keeping your mouth shut prevents you from telling lies.
  22. A known liar will never be believed even when he’s telling the truth.
  23. Never think lies can cover a life error.
  24. Honesty is expensive to a liar. They cant afford it.
  25. A teacher that tells lies destroys innocent generations.
  26. Liars are comfortable with their habit of telling lies.
  27. Nothing is profiting than, to tell the truth always.
  28. Without lies, no one will appreciate the values of truth.
  29. A liar cannot trust himself. He will never expect the truth from anybody.
  30. Lying is easy but leaves you with no friends.
  31. It is better to refrain from speaking than telling a lie.
  32. You can only tell lies by choice, not by chance.
  33. Telling lies is a chosen habit. No man was born a liar.
  34. The life of a liar ends up in darkness and loneliness.
  35. The happiness of a liar is for a little time. The truth will catch up with him soonest.
  36. The result of hard truth can be managed, but lies can destroy the spirit, soul, and body.
  37. A liar intends to deceive. No more no less.
  38. Either big or small, a lie is a lie.
  39. Lies have no future. It can only give you cheap popularity.
  40. A liar does more harm to himself than the lie he tells.
  41. Learn to encourage a person that tells the truth, else you encourage him to tell lies.
  42. Liars delight in telling lies, but it ends in destruction.
  43. Lies profer temporary solution to an unending problem.
  44. A lie destroys the soul. Truth redeems a nation.
  45. Perpetual liars embarrass themselves. Their reward is a shame.
  46. A pretender in the face of truth is not better than a liar.
  47. Speak the truth today, else you will slip up tomorrow.
  48. When you lie once, you can never be believed forever.
  49. No liar can be a genius in telling lies. Your memory will surely fail you.
  50. It is painful to believe a lie because he makes a fool of you.
  51. Trust is like the eraser, it gets smaller each time you lie.
  52. Half-truth has an element of truth, lie is total deceit.
  53. Lies are committed through calls and texts.
  54. Never use a lie as a weapon when fighting for the truth.
  55. Tell the truth at all times. You will earn great respect.
  56. A fool never lies. The wise indulge in telling lies.
  57. Few people can be fooled with lies. Everybody cannot be fooled.
  58. Liars can either deceive you with silence or words.
  59. Lies define who you are in society.
  60. Building trust can take years. It crumbles with days of telling lies.
  61. A liar uses an oath to earn people’s trust.
  62. Nothing is interesting like listening to a lie when you already know the truth.
  63. A proven liar can never be trusted.
  64. Bad intentions produce lies. Have a good intention to earn a good name.
  65. Lies will always expire, but truth has no expiry date.
  66. Never replace truth with silence, else you have started lying.
  67. Never tell a lie if you desire to be trusted.
  68. A poor truthful man is better than a rich liar.
  69. A lie is shameful. Truth exalts an individual.
  70. A liar will never be remembered. His lies spread beyond measure.
  71. A liar is a deceiver. Be known for the truth.
  72. A liar’s tongue lives for a moment. A lip that speaks the truth lives forever.
  73. Lies are habitual to a person that perpetually tells lies.
  74. Those who admire liars are also liars.
  75. It is better to be naked than to cover yourself up with lies.
  76. One of the greatest commitment in a relationship is to commit yourself to lie.

Quotes about a lying boyfriend in a relationship

Lying is one of the worst things a person can do in a relationship. It destroys trust, causes arguments, and ruins any chances of reconciliation. If you’re dating someone who lies regularly, it’s important to know how to deal with the situation. In this post, we’ll discuss some quotes on a lying boyfriend in a relationship.

  1. Hurt your spouse with the truth rather than telling a lie.
  2. One great lie in a relationship is “I love you”.
  3. A boyfriend that cheats will always tell lies about doing it.
  4. Learn to be true to others. It saves your relationship.
  5. Life is good when you say the truth. Lies discourage trust in a relationship.
  6. A lying boyfriend is never ashamed of himself.
  7. Lavish your relationship with love not lies.
  8. Your spouse doesn’t deserve a lie, never lie to them.
  9. Lies destroy relationships. It ruins a nation.
  10. In your relationship, never choose a handsome liar.
  11. Lies isolate you from a friend. It weakens love in a relationship.
  12. Cheating and telling lies comes with no effort. It catalyzes breakup in relationships.
  13. A liar makes a fake boyfriend. Stand for the truth at all times.
  14. A single lie can establish everlasting doubt in a relationship.
  15. Been cunny and telling lies are siblings. They destroy your relationship.
  16. Lie only when planning a surprise for your spouse.
  17. Hiding the truth away from your spouse is equivalent to lying.
  18. Lies destroy intimacy, and without intimacy, there is no relationship.
  19. You lost your relationship each time you tell a lie.
  20. Lies insult your spouse’s intelligence. Don’t try it.
  21. Goodbye is the answer a lying boyfriend get in a relationship.
  22. It is better to remain single than getting engaged to a lying boyfriend.
  23. Liars are never faithful in the relationship.
  24. There is no peace for liars. Their relationship is full of uphills.
  25. Lies spread like cancer. It recks more havoc in a relationship.
  26. Lies temporarily protect your relationship but pose longterm damage.
  27. A relationship is a health when no lie exists.
  28. When you lie about your love for your spouse, it destroys your relationship.
  29. Don’t tell lie to spare a relationship. Later, the damage will become irreparable.
  30. Falling in love with a lying boyfriend is like falling in a ditch.
  31. Never trust a liar, Be honest with your spouse.
  32. A relationship founded on lies will surely crumble.
  33. Lies are one of the fastest ways to destroy a relationship.
  34. An honest devil is better than a lying saint in a relationship.

Lie Quotes for Relationships

Relationships can be tricky. We think we know what’s best for them, and they often don’t respond the way we want them to. That’s where the lies come in. We lie to ourselves and to others about what’s going on, and it wreaks havoc on our relationships. Here are some of the most common lie quotes for relationships.

  1. “A mistake is an accident. Cheating and lying are not mistakes, they are intentional choices.” – Unknown
  2. “Today I realized, you don’t care anymore. And then I realized, you probably never did anyways. And the saddest part of it all is that you made me believe you did.” – Unknown
  3. “3 rules in a relationships: Don’t lie, don’t cheat and don’t make promises you can’t keep.” – Unknown
  4. “A good lie can conjure the illusion of a thriving relationship, but in the end, it’s still an illusion, not reality.” – Unknown
  5. “A single lie discovered is enough to create doubt in every truth expressed.” – Unknown
  6. “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” – Unknown
  7. “Never lie to your partner even if the truth might hurt them, lying loses trust.” – Unknown
  8. “You never learned to accept the truth. So, I learned to please you with lies.” – Unknown
  9. “If you tell me the truth, I’m going to get mad but I’ll get over it. If you lie to me I’m never going to be able to trust you again, your choice.” – Unknown
  10. “I’ve learned that in every relationship, everytime you lie, it brings you a little closer to goodbye.” – Unknown
  11. “Loving your lies makes my love a deception too.” – Unknown
  12. “One lie is enough to question all truths.” – Unknown
  13. “We live in a world that is built on promises constructed by liars.” – Unknown
  14. “If you tell the truth, it becomes a part of your past. If you tell a lie, it becomes a part of your future.” – Unknown
  15. “Telling the truth and making someone cry is better than telling a lie and making someone smile.” – Unknown
  16. “When you choose to hurt someone who really loves you with lies, deceit and betrayal you decide to become one of the worst decisions they have ever made.” – Unknown
  17. “Realities often disappoint, so I comfort you with a lie.” – Unknown
  18. “Never lie to someone who trusts you, and never trust someone who lies to you.” – Unknown
  19. “It only took one lie to make me forget the difference between a lover and a loser.” – Unknown
  20. “Lies are wrong. But, what if the truth wasn’t right either?” – Unknown
  21. “All that one expects from a relationship is love and honesty. But, when honesty is lost, love becomes immaterial.” – Unknown
  22. “In a relationship you don’t lie and keep secrets. You’re in a relationship to grow closer, not hide things and ruin trust.” – Unknown
  23. “Once I catch you in one lie, it makes me question everything you said.” – Unknown
  24. “If you want a long term relationship. Follow the simple rule, never lie.” – Unknown
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  26. “When it comes to the truth and lies, I did much rather hear a painful truth than a comforting lie.” – Unknown
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  28. “If you fear your partner for your deed, you either have done something terrible or your partner is terrible.” – Unknown
  29. “Cheating and lying aren’t struggles, they’re reasons to break up.” – Patti Callahan Henry
  30. “It’s bad manners to say “I love you” with a mouth full of lies.” – Unknown
  31. “Without communication, there is no relationship. Without respect, there is no love. Without trust, there’s no reason to continue.” – Unknown
  32. “Lies are like cockroaches, for everyone you discover there are many more that are hidden.” – Gary Hopkins
  33. “A real man will be honest no matter how painful the truth is. A coward hides behind lies and deceit.” – Unknown
  34. “Sometimes lies are just a loving shade from the harsh sunlight of a bitter truth.” – Unknown
  35. “Beauty is deceptive. That’s why I prefer an ugly truth over a beautiful lie.” – Unknown
  36. “Tell a lie once and all your truths become questionable.” – Unknown
  37. “A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” – Mark Twain
  38. “To find out if she really love me. I hooked her up to a lie detector. And just as I suspected, my machine was broken.” – Unknown
  39. “Truth hurts only once but a LIE hurts every time you remember it!” – Unknown
  40. “If a woman asks you a question, it’s better to tell her the truth because chances are she’s asking you because she already knows the answer…” – Unknown
  41. “Cheating on your girlfriend or boyfriend is deeper than people realize. It destroys their outlook on love, their future relationships and peace within them.” – Unknown
  42. “No one ever got tired of loving. They got tired of waiting, assuming, hearing lies, saying sorry, and hurting.” – Unknown
  43. “Lying was the only way of letting you never disbelieve my love.” – Unknown
  44. “Better to be slapped with the truth than kissed with a lie.” – Unknown
  45. “Just gonna stand there and hear me cry. Well, that’s alright because I love the way you lie.” – Eminem
  46. “I always find the worst lies are told in relationships – I learned to never lie about your happiness in order to save someone’s feelings from being hurt.” – Kirsten Prout
  47. “Don’t underestimate me. I know more than I say, think more than I speak, and notice more than you realize.” – Unknown
  48. “Take your relationship to the level where you won’t need to hide and lie.” – Unknown
  49. “For the great enemy of truth is very often not the lie — deliberate, contrived and dishonest — but the myth — persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic. John F. Kennedy
  50. “It takes a lot of truth to earn someone’s trust, but one lie is enough to lose it all.” – Unknown
  51. “Lies are an easy fix for people who never want to address the real troubles.” – Unknown
  52. “I got trust issues because people got lying issues.” – Unknown
  53. “A true relationship is when you can tell each other anything and everything. No secrets and no lies.” – Unknown
  54. “Time will inevitably uncover dishonesty and lies; history has no place for them.” – Unknown
  55. “Most relationships die not from natural causes. They are killed by selfishness, neglect, lies, lack of consideration and secrets.” – Unknown
  56. “The truth doesn’t cost you anything, but a lie could cost you everything.” – Unknown
  57. “Secrets and lies kill relationships. No matter how careful you are, you will get caught. What’s done in darkness always comes to light.” – Unknown

Lying Quotes For Him

Looking for a funny and ironic quote to give to your boyfriend or husband? If so, you’re in luck! Here are some hilarious lying quotes that will make you laugh and hopefully put your relationship back on track!

  1. Just gonna stand there and hear me cry. Well, that’s alright because I love the way you lie.— Eminem
  2. We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.— Denis Diderot
  3. There’s only two people in your life you should lie to… the police and your girlfriend.— Jack Nicholson
  4. The hurt of a lie stays forever in the heart.— Anonymous
  5. Not only do I lie, I take real pleasure in lying, in the transmission of magical effects.— Ricky Jay
  6. A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.— Charles Spurgeon
  7. A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.— Winston Churchill
  8. Lying to your lover is one way of saying that you want to quit.– Anonymous
  9. Lying is like alcoholism. You are always recovering.— Steven Soderbergh
  10. You must never lie to the one who trusts you and never trust the one who lies to you.— Anonymous
  11. Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.— Stephen King
  12. When a man is penalized for honesty he learns to lie. — Criss Jami
  13. Of all the lies I’ve heard, ‘I love you’ was my favorite.— Anonymous
  14. A single lie in a relationship makes one question every truth ever there was in it.— Anonymous
  15. Lord, Lord, how subject we old men are to the vice of lying.–William Shakespeare
  16. Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.— Samuel Butler
  17. Lying to the one who loves you is telling them that you don’t deem them worthy of your truth — Anonymous
  18. For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.— Bo Bennett
  19. I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you. — Friedrich Nietzsche
  20. If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. — Mark Twain

Lying Quotes For Her

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Lying Quotes For Her

If you’re in a relationship where one person is constantly lying to you, it’s time to end that relationship. Lying destroys trust, which is one of the foundation stones of any relationship. Here are lying quotes for her:

  1. Things come apart so easily when they have been held together with lies. — Dorothy Allison
  2. It is said that women make better liars than men. But for a woman who has a deep feeling of respect for the relationship and her partner, lying and putting the relationship at risk is the toughest thing to do.— Anonymous
  3. Over time, any deception destroys intimacy, and without intimacy couples cannot have true and lasting love. — Bonnie Eaker Weil
  4. A harmful truth is better than a useful lie.— Thomas Mann
  5. I never lie…At least not to those I don’t love. — Anne Rice
  6. I can take any truth; just don’t lie to me.— Barbra Streisand
  7. Lying is the most fun a woman can have without taking her clothes off. — Natalie Portman
  8. I prefer an ugly truth to a pretty lie. If someone is telling me the truth that is when I will give my heart.— Shakira
  9. “I don’t need to know everything but I do need to know that what you are telling me is true.”– Anonymous
  10. No one believes a liar. Even when she’s telling the truth. — Sara Shepard
  11. Lying is done with words, and also with silence. — Adrienne Rich
  12. I’d rather hear an ugly truth, rather than an obscure lie. – Ana Monnar
  13. If what he said was the truth, it broke her heart. If what he said was a lie, it was broken anyway. — Christine Feehan
  14. “Lying is a cooperative act. Think about it. A lie has no power whatsoever by its mere utterance. Its power emerges when someone else agrees to believe the lie.”– Pamela Meyer
  15. Lying is an elementary means of self-defense.— Susan Sontag
  16. The rules are simple: they lie to us, we know they’re lying, they know we know they’re lying, but they keep lying to us, and we keep pretending to believe them. — Elena Gorokhova

Lying To Your Wife Quotes

Lying to your wife is a terrible idea. Not only will it make your relationship suffer, but it could also end up costing you money. Here are quotes that will help you understand just how bad it is to lie to your wife.

  1. There’s a tipping point with lies, a point where you’ve said something so many times that it feels truer than the truth. — Holly Black
  2. A lie does not just obscure the truth. Often, it obscures the love itself.¬ Anonymous
  3. Lying is easy. But it’s lonely. — Victoria Schwab
  4. The truly scary thing about undiscovered lies is that they have a greater capacity to diminish us than exposed ones. —Cheryl Hughes
  5. If you are looking for a short-term solution, think about lying to your partner. But remember that it destroys your long term relationship.– Anonymous
  6. A relationship is true only when there is no place for untruths between the two of us. — Anonymous
  7. A lie is the easy way out only for a very short while. And then it becomes a torturous mountain to climb. —Anonymous
  8. Lying is wrong. When you tell a lie for the sake of sparing someone’s feelings it is not suddenly right, but it is compassionate. And is not compassion a form of love? Love—the greatest of all virtues! So, my darling, I do wrong for you. I lie that you might feel loved. —Richelle E. Goodrich
  9. One lie has the power to tarnish a thousand truths. — Al David
  10. Cheating and lying aren’t struggles, they’re reasons to break up. — Patti Callahan Henry
  11. What hurts more is not that you lied but that I don’t know how to trust you anymore. — Anonymous
  12. I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.– Pietro Aretino
  13. There are different ways to be confused about how someone’s disappointed you. Some lie about the future because they wanted to forget the past. But some will lie about the past because they think it will give you both a future. — Laura Dave
  14. Even a tiny bit of deceit is dishonorable when it’s used for selfish or cowardly reasons. — Jeanne Birdsall
  15. In any intimate relationship, the intimacy thrives on transparency and shrivels when the truth is veiled. — Anonymous

Lying To Your Husband Quotes

There’s nothing quite as frustrating as lying to your husband. These quotes prove just how much of a pain it can be to keep secrets from your guy.

  1. The strength of truth lies in love and the strength of love lies in truth. — Pandurang Shastri Athavale
  2. When people cheat in any arena, they diminish themselves-they threaten their own self-esteem and their relationships with others by undermining the trust they have in their ability to succeed and in their ability to be true. — Cheryl Hughes
  3. When your partner is asking you to tell the truth, listen to him. He probably knows it already. — Anonymous
  4. If you are looking for a shortcut method to kill your relationship, LIE to him — Anonymous
  5. Don’t disrespect me, lie about it, and then come smile in my face and act like nothing’s wrong. — Scottie Pippen
  6. If you don’t want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today. — Bruce Lee
  7. Lying to your lover is the cruelest way in which you can show them you don’t care. — Anonymous
  8. If you would like for your husband to spin you a web of lies and not respect you with the truth, go ahead, lie to him. — Anonymous
  9. A lie may comfort today and kill tomorrow. A truth hurts today and strengthens tomorrow. — Anonymous
  10. Because even if the lie is beautiful, the truth is what you face in the end. — Lauren DeStefano


Lying in a relationship can be tricky, but it’s something that needs to be done from time to time in order to protect yourself or your partner. While lying may seem like the easy way out, it can often have disastrous consequences in the long run. As we all know, telling the truth is always the best policy, but sometimes it’s just not possible. So what are your thoughts on lying in a relationship or lie relationship quotes? Do you believe that it’s always wrong and destructive, or do you think that some lies are justifiable under certain circumstances? Leave a comment and let us know!

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