200+ Cheating Quotes That Help You To Move On

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The sorrow is terrible when the person you love and trust the most betrays you. Some wise quotes about cheating might provide you with the strength you need to get through the pain and overcome any bad thoughts that may be plaguing your head. You feel as if you’re drowning in a sea of disbelief, pain, embarrassment, and wrath. The question ‘why?’ may be bothering you all the time.

Your grief-stricken mind demands explanation, despite the fact that no solution can take away your suffering. The need of the hour is to let go of the past and move forward. We’ve put up a compilation of quotes on cheating to assist you in coping with the emotional anguish.

201 Cheating Quotes and Sayings 

  1. Cheating and lying aren’t struggles, they’re reasons to break up.” ― Patti Callahan Henry
  2. You didn’t just cheat on me; you cheated on us. You didn’t just break my heart; you broke our future.” — Steve Maraboli
  3. I gave my heart to a man who loved me, who wanted to be with me. Who ultimately was afraid of all I offered.” — Rachel Thompson
  4. They didn’t cheat because of who you are. They chose to cheat because of who they are not.” — Charles J. Orlando
  5. “‘It was a mistake,’ you said. But the cruel thing was, it felt like the mistake was mine, for trusting you.” — David Levithan
  6. We have to resist unfaithfulness and irresponsibility.” — Sunday Adelaja
  7. When someone cheats on you, it’s about them… about their shortcomings.” —Jennifer Lopez
  8. Virtually all women will always carry the scars and a deep sense of loss and grief from the betrayal. Whether a woman has stayed, left, or been left, it must be remembered that time is the salve on this journey towards forgiveness and healing, because it is also a process of grieving.” — Meryn G. Callander
  9. Being single is better than being lied to, cheated on and disrespected.”—Unknown
  10. Next to hurting my family, cheating on me is the worst thing someone could do.” — Robert Buckley
  11. I believe that women know when their husbands are unfaithful. They feel it.” ― Coretta Scott King
  12. If you marry a man who cheats on his wife, you’ll be married to a man who cheats on his wife.” — Ann Landers
  13. When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her.” —Sacha Guitry
  14. It’s easy to deny the seriousness of an emotional affair but it can be extremely threatening to a marriage.” — Dr. Gail
  15. Things come apart so easily when they have been held together with lies.” —Dorothy Allison
  16. Cheating is nothing to be proud of.” — Mark Hunt
  17. Those who cheat on their partners who are loyal to them; don’t deserve them. It is a trashy attitude to disrespect a person who is loyal in a relationship, by cheating on him or her.” — Ellen J. Barrier
  18. Cheating on a good person is like throwing away a diamond and picking up a rock.” — Unknown
  19. If you can’t be committed to another person, at least be committed to the concept of character and don’t cheat.” — Jerry Springer
  20. What irritated me most in that entire situation was the fact that I
    wasn’t feeling humiliated, or annoyed, or even fooled
    . Betrayal was what I felt, my heart broken not just by a guy I was in love with, but also by, as I once believed, a true friend.” — Danka V.
  21. Cheating is a choice. Period.” — Charles J. Orlando
  22. Physical infidelity is the signal, the notice given, that all fidelities are undermined.” ― Katherine Anne Porter
  23. “It is even more painful to have your heart broken by someone who you know does not deserve you.” ― Unknown
  24. Cheating is very easy, try something more challenging like being faithful to yourself, dreams, and partner. After all, it is how responsible we are of ourselves, dreams, and partner that we get to mature and grow wiser and responsible.”― Kabelo A. Mabona
  25. The heart of the moral wrong of adultery is that a covenant, a sacred commitment, has been broken. The one-flesh union which set this relationship apart from all others has been torn asunder by one of the spouses and by a third party that has now entered into the oneness of the relationship.” ― Dennis P. Hollinger
  26. There is no such thing as an affair that doesn’t mean anything.” — Amanda Robson
  27. 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
  28. Once someone cheats in the relationship, there’s no reason to stay. If they truly loved you they would’ve never cheated.” — Anurag Prakash Ray
  29. The fact that you do not trust your spouse or lover doesn’t necessarily mean that they are cheating on you; and the fact that you do doesn’t necessarily mean that they aren’t.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  30. Any affair, by its very nature, is quite dysfunctional.” — Rebekah Brooks
  31. There is no excuse for cheating in a relationship.” — Vicki Sein
  32. The worst kind of hurt is betrayal because it means someone was willing to hurt you just to make themselves feel better.”- Unknown
  33. Infidelity is a deal-breaker for me. I’ve broken up with people over it. You can’t do monogamy 90 percent of the time.” — Alanis Morissette
  34. If it’s true that men and women can be ‘just friends’ then how come all cheaters first start out as “just friends”?”― Oliver Markus Malloy
  35. I didn’t understand why he sabotaged our future at the time – cheating on me, again, as we were making final plans to move in together. By the time he came over to smooth talk his way out of it, I was done. No more crying. Even my tears had given up on him. I’d already moved on, his cheating was simply the key left in the mailbox.” — Rachel Thompson
  36. It might sound ordinary for a woman to find out her husband’s cheating on her, but not if you’re the woman and it’s your husband.” — Melissa Bank
  37. Love is understood, in a historical way, as one of the great human vocations – but its counterspell has always been infidelity. This terrible, terrible betrayal that can tear apart not only another person, not only oneself, but whole families.” — Junot Diaz
  38. Cheating was easy, but impossible to take back.” — Dean Osborne
  39. If people cheat, it’s because something other than the relationship is more important to them. It may be power over others. It may be validation through sex. It may be giving in to their own impulses. Whatever it is, it’s clear that the cheater’s values are not aligned in a way to support a healthy relationship.” ― Mark Manson
  40. Some people view love and romance as a sacred bond between two individuals. Other people see love as a game, where the goal is to manipulate another individual and gain emotional power over a partner. People who view love as a game are much more likely to have multiple love interest; cheating is just another way to gain control over one’s partner.”— David Reeves
  41. Some women would not cheat, and some would not have cheated, had they each married a man whom they love … or at least like.”― Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  42. All people have feelings, they are not there to be used. If you’re not longer interested in someone, they have the right to be informed before you go and cheat or go looking elsewhere.” — Jerry Springer
  43. Attraction isn’t wrong. People can’t help who they are drawn to and they certainly can’t control affinity, as uncommon as it is. What is wrong is acting on inclination if it hurts someone else, namely a significant other.” ― Donna Lynn Hope
  44. The truly scary thing about undiscovered lies is that they have a greater capacity to diminish us than exposed ones. They erode our strength, our self-esteem, our very foundation.” — Cheryl Hughes
  45. If he will cheat on her that means he will cheat on you.” — Lyfe Jennings
  46. Cheating is very rarely about the actual act of being with another person.” — Emily V. Gordon
  47. Adultery is taking what belongs to someone else.” — Philo Thelos
  48. People have a moral standard about what they will do and will not do. At the end of the day, someone who cheats has a lower moral standard than someone who does not. And they will cheat in other areas of life as well.” — Carl Lewis
  49. Societies that have condoned male cheating and condemned female cheating are simply male-dominated cultures. Cheating is cheating, no matter who is doing it. It’s wrong.”― Cathy Burnham Martin
  50. How can he love you when he treats you as if he doesn’t even like you.” — r.h. Sin
  51. “…Actually all women are psychic. When a man cheats on a woman and lies to her, she already knows; she just lies to herself.”― Josefina López
  52. That was how dishonesty and betrayal started, not in big lies but in small secrets.” — Amy Tan
  53. No woman could love a cheater and not pay the price for it.” — Rose Wynters
  54. Cheating isn’t always kissing, touching, or flirting. If you gotta delete text messages so your partner won’t see them, you’re already there.” — Unknown.
  55. Cheats prosper until there are enough who bear grudges against them to make sure they do not prosper.”— Peter Singer
  56. “..These are our lives. You went and broke our lives. You are so much worse than a cheater. You killed something. And you killed it when its back was turned.” — David Levithan
  57. Stab the body and it heals, but injure the heart and the wound lasts a lifetime.” —  Mineko Iwasaki
  58. Trust, once lost, could not be easily found. Not in a year, perhaps not even in a lifetime.” — J.E.B. Spredemann
  59. Cheaters don’t think cheating is wrong until they get cheated on.” — Sonya Parker
  60. They may take you for a fool, promise to shower you with the world, use their canny devastating tongue to manipulate and dominate your mind, but it’s better to put them bullshit people at arm’ length rather than falling into the arms of infidelity.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson
  61. If you cheat on someone who is willing to do anything for you, you actually cheated yourself out of true loyalty.” ― Unknown
  62. People cheat when they are afraid. When there is no cost to being wrong or confessing ignorance, there is no reason to cheat or fake comprehension.” — Leah Hager Cohen
  63. One lie has the power to tarnish a thousand truths.” — Al David
  64. Because I’ve been on the receiving end of infidelity, I know how much it hurts.” ― Rachel Hunter
  65. Let’s call cheating what it is: a complete betrayal of trust.” — Greg Behrendt
  66. Don’t cheat if you don’t want to be cheat A relationship is mutual. This is the golden rule for all great connections.” — Israelmore Ayivor
  67. Not that you lied to me, but that I no longer believe you, has shaken me.” — Friedrich Nietzsche
  68. Lying, cheating, hiding is the exact opposite of the behavior of a man who’s really into you.” — Greg Behrendt
  69. I trusted you but now your words mean nothing to me, because your actions spoke the truth.” — Unknown
  70. Cheating is the most selfish thing a person can do in a relationship! If you’re not happy with the person you’re with then end it. It’s that simple!” — Jerry Springer
  71. Cheating is easy. There’s no swank to infidelity. To borrow against the trust someone has placed in you costs nothing at first. You get away with it, you take a little more and a little more until there is no more to draw on. Oddly, your hands should be full with all that taking but when you open them there’s nothing there.” — Jeanette Winterson
  72. Most people cheat because they’re paying more attention to what they’re missing rather than what they have.” — Unknown
  73. Never underestimate a man’s ability to make you feel guilty for his mistakes.” —Rihanna
  74. When a man cheats, it is said it is because he is a dog. When a woman cheats, it is said it is because her man is a dog.” — Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  75. Shame, blame, disrespect, betrayal, and the withholding of affection damage the roots from which love grows. Love can only survive these injuries if they are acknowledged, healed and rare.” — Brené Brown
  76. A man can love you from the bottom of his heart, and still find room at the top for somebody he claimed was nobody.” — Kiki Strack
  77. I think you still love me, but we can’t escape the fact that I’m not enough for you. I knew this was going to happen. So I’m not blaming you for falling in love with another woman. I’m not angry, either. I should be, but I’m not. I just feel pain. A lot of pain. I thought I could imagine how much this would hurt, but I was wrong.” —Haruki Murakami
  78. Cheating is an innate evolutionarily programmed desire, especially in men, but it is not a desire that cannot be controlled.”― Abhijit Naskar
  79. It’s amazing how many cheaters and liars believe they won’t be caught. News Flash: In today’s age of technology, there won’t just be a paper trail. There will be multiple electronic and digital trails, as well.”― Cathy Burnham Martin
  80. No relationship is ever a waste of time. If it didn’t bring you what you want, it taught you what you don’t want.” ― Unknown
  81. Cheating is not an accident. It’s a choice.” ― Anne Curtis
  82. It was your choice to sleep with her Gavin! It didn’t just happen!” ― Belinda G. Buchanan
  83. Cheating is never to do with how attractive you are.” — Marie Helvin
  84. When my husband had an affair with someone else I watched his eyes glaze over when we ate dinner together and I heard him singing to himself without me, and when he tended the garden it was not for me… He didn’t want to change anything; he liked his life. The only thing he wanted to change was me.” — Janette Winterson
  85. “Infidelity, cheating is the easiest, stupidest, dumbest thing you can do.” — Joy Browne
  86. To cheat oneself out of love is the most terrible deception; it is an eternal loss for which there is no reparation, either in time or in eternity.” — Soren Kierkegaard
  87. Some people treat relationships as a video game, they play them and when they get bored they cheat.” — Unknown
  88. I think cheating can inherently mean a deeper problem, someone is acting out.” —Sutton Foster
  89. I’m not really sure why. But… Do you stop loving someone just because they betray you? I don’t think so. That’s what makes the betrayal hurt so much – pain, frustration, anger… and I still loved her. I still do.” — Brandon Sanderson
  90. You know that when your partner deletes their messages to a past lover after being accused of cheating, then it is likely that they were being unfaithful in some way.”― Steven Magee
  91. People cheat on each other in a hundred different ways: indifference, emotional neglect, contempt, lack of respect, years of refusal of intimacy. Cheating doesn’t begin to describe the ways that people let each other down”. ― Esther Perel
  92. Statistically speaking, there is a 65 percent chance that the love of your life is having an affair. Be very suspicious.”― Scott Dikkers
  93. Don’t cheat, if the feelings aren’t there then you shouldn’t be either.” — Subhankar Manna
  94. Relationship is only two people on It has to sink when there is one extra passenger.” ― Farid F. Ibrahim
  95. People never know how strong their lust is for being cheated.” ― Joe Chung
  96. Extramarital affairs occur in the mind as well as the bedroom.” — Dr. Gary Smalley
  97. He forgot about you. Remember that.” — Unknown
  98. I can’t assume responsibility for a man’s infidelity, no more than I can take credit for his choice to remain faithful.” ― Lorraine Maloney Armstrong
  99. You don’t deserve someone who comes back, you deserve someone who never leaves.” ― Unknown
  100. People are always fascinated by infidelity because, in the end, there’s a part of you that knows there’s no more piercing betrayal. People are undone by it.” — Junot Diaz
  101. When it comes to relationships, remaining faithful is never an option, but a priority. Loyalty is everything.” — Unknown
  102. Why don’t you just pretend that he dropped dead? You can’t call or write to a dead man. Put a couple of candles in front of his picture, say a few Hail Marys and get it over with.” — Isabel Lopez
  103. Infidelity is mentally, emotionally, and physically painful to the betrayed spouse. Be gentle with yourself as you heal.” — Dr. Karen Finn
  104. Cheating is like jumping into the middle of an ocean and expect not to drown.”― Gift Gugu Mona
  105. Liars, cheaters and abusers don’t easily change.” ― Jyoti Patel
  106. Don’t cheat when you got the most beautiful woman by your side.”― MG
  107. Extra-marital affairs become things of legend… and often the undoing of legends… and mere mortals.”― Cathy Burnham Martin
  108. There is no justification for having an affair.” — Shanola Hampton
  109. If you are stupid enough to cheat, then definitely dumb enough to get caught.” — Aman Jassal
  110. If you spend your time hoping someone will suffer the consequences for what they did to your heart, then you’re allowing them to hurt you a second time in your mind.” — Shannon L. Alder
  111. Cheatingin a relationship is a sign of self-regulation failure. When it happens once, it is a mistake. When it happens twice, it is unfortunate. But when it happens thrice or more, it is a pattern indicating primitive, uncivilized inhuman behavior.” — Abhijit Naskar
  112. One lie is enough to question all the truth.” — Samaira Ansari
  113. The moment that you start to wonder if you deserve better, you do.” — Unknown
  114. Betrayal is never easy to handle and there is no right way to accept it.” — Christine Feehan
  115. My father said: If you want to catch your girl cheating, you knock on the front door and run to the back, because he’s coming out the back.” — Tracy Morgan
  116. I know all about cheating. I’ve had six very successful marriages.” — Bobby Heenan
  117. Earthquakes just happen. Tornadoes just happen. Your tongue does not just happen to fall into some other girl’s mouth!” — Gemma Holiday
  118. I could never hurt him enough to make his betrayal stop hurting. And it hurts, in every part of my body.” — Veronica Roth
  119. No relationship is ever a waste of time. If it didn’t bring you what you want, it taught you what you don’t want.” — Unknown
  120. If you’re in a relationship and someone was cheating, it could be a complete reflection of the relationship itself. ” — Sutton Foster
  121. There’s so many different ways to cheat. People think infidelity is the way to cheat. I think it’s sometimes far worse to emotionally cheat on somebody.” — Sandra Bullock
  122. Nowhere does it state that unfaithfulness or infidelity is tied to a physical act only.” — Dena B. Cashatt
  123. How dare she steal something from me that wasn’t hers to take? How dare she swallow my husband whole while I was still trying to breathe him in? How dare she break my heart and not even care about the shards of brokenness piercing through my soul?”― Brittainy C. Cherry
  124. Cheaters always want you to be loyal while they’re being unfaithful.” — Unknown
  125. Once a cheater, always a repeater.” — Melissa Edwards
  126. Cheating only thrills those who cannot see the beauty in faithfulness.” — Michael Bassey Johnson
  127. I think my wife is cheating on me, the only thing the parrot knows how to say is, quick out the window.” — Rodney Dangerfield
  128. Cheating is a definite no-no. My man has to be all mine or never mind!” — Shraddha Kapoor
  129. A guy who’d cheat on his wife would cheat at cards.” — Texas Guinan
  130. With each glare words escape me, yet no ears care to listen. It is cold here with her stare, judging every affair. My mind fiddles beneath the changeless confines of this betrayal as we hide behind deceitful wails. We have become trapped in lies long forgotten—squandering our time in lunacy with the thought of what was and is no more.” ― H.S. Crow
  131. Men are more prone to cheating, definitely.” — Blu Cantrell
  132. Cheating on a girl is deeper than people realize. It destroys her outlook on love, her future relationships, and her peace within herself.” — Unknown
  133. Cheating, disloyalty, unfaithfulness—they start out as little things justified by clever reasonings of the brain, but never do they fully convince the knowing heart.” ― Richelle E. Goodrich
  134. I think that women are more sensitive to emotional infidelity than men. I think men are more scared of physical infidelity.” ― Olivia Wilde
  135. We have to distrust each other. It is our only defense against betrayal.” ― Tennessee Williams
  136. The more people rationalize cheating, the more it becomes a culture of dishonesty. And that can become a vicious, downward cycle. Because suddenly, if everyone else is cheating, you feel a need to cheat, too.” — Stephen Covey
  137. The hardest thing you can do is look back and see what the person you love has done to you.” — Sammi Giancola
  138. Some people console themselves by telling themselves that at least their lover or spouse does not disrespect them enough to cheat on them openly.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  139. To be intimate with a married man, when my own father cheated on my mother, is not something I could forgive. I could not look at myself in the morning if I did that. I wouldn’t be attracted to a man who would cheat on his wife.” ― Angelina Jolie
  140. Unfaithfulness is the fire extinguisher of love.” ― Khuliso Mamathon
  141. I can’t deal with someone wanting to take a relationship backward or needing space or cheating on you.” — Taylor Swift
  142. If you think that your partner has been cheating, then take a look at their will. If a past lover is in there, then it is probable that some form of infidelity has occurred.” ― Steven Magee
  143. Eighty percent of married men cheat in America. The rest cheat in Europe.” ― Jackie Mason
  144. Be careful with you give your heart to.” ― Unknown
  145. I do think that with any kind of infidelity, on some level – unless you’re dealing with a sociopath – there’s always a reason.” ― Jessica Capshaw
  146. Cheating on a good woman is like choosing trash over treasure.” — Audrey Hepburn
  147. You could be going to have supper with someone who happens to be male, and all of a sudden he is your boyfriend of nine months… and I am cheating on my existing boyfriend.” — Caprice Bourret
  148. I don’t think there’s anything to be admired in lying, cheating or philandering. But there might be something to be admired in not burning people at the stake because they have those weaknesses.” — Warren Beatty
  149. When love is real, it doesn’t lie, cheat, pretend, or keep secrets.” — Unknown “Betrayal is common for men with no conscience.” ― Toba Beta
  150. “Infidelity has absolutely nothing to do with love. It has to do with an emptiness or a now bankrupt coping mechanism within your spouse that has been there long before they met you. An affair is an attempt to escape from the reality of one’s self.” ― Dr. Robert Huizenga
  151. It only takes one moment, Samantha. One twinge of doubt. One single disagreement for someone to cheat.”― Taylor Sullivan
  152. Cheating, having ‘hoes,’ none of that is cute. To be honest, it’s really immature. I don’t see how people take pride in breaking someone’s heart. The law does not pretend to punish everything that is dishonest. That would seriously interfere with business.” ― Clarence Darrow
  153. Tis’ my opinion that every man cheats in his own way, and he is only honest who is not discovered.” ― Susannah Centlivre
  154. Something deep inside you wants to believe that your spouse could never really, actually, break the sacred vow between you. Intimacy with anyone else? Unreal, unthinkable.” ― Michelle Weiner-Davis
  155. No more tears, because I didn’t lose you. You lost me.” ― Unknown
  156. It is always the wrong time to meet the wrong person.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  157. Either one is promiscuous or in a relationship – it cannot be both at the same time.” ― Abhijit Naskar
  158. He kept telling me his affair was over, but I kept catching him in lies. He wouldn’t shake this woman, and I simply could not trust him anymore.” ― Unknown
  159. Most women will do almost anything to avoid having to face these truths. Even if we yell and scream at him when we discover that he’s lied to us, once the dust settles, most of us will opt for the comforting territory of rationalization. In fact, many of us are willing to rewire our senses, short-circuit our instincts and intelligence, and accept the seductive comfort of self-delusion.” ― Susan Forward
  160. I tried to keep us together, you were busy keeping secrets.” ― Drake
  161. A relationship is not a test. So why cheat?” ― Unknown
  162. One of the more challenging things in life is not being the guy who does the cheating, but not saying anything about it and going along with it.” ― Dale Murphy
  163. No one justifies lying, cheating, betraying, promise breaking, devastating and harming strangers. But we expect and we tolerate doing this to the one person in the world we promised most seriously to be faithful to forever: we justify divorce.” ― Peter Kreeft
  164. Cheaters are cowards that are tempted to chase the fantasy of what could be… instead of courageously addressing their own self-destructive behavior and cultivating what is.” ― Steve Maraboli
  165. I’ve told Billy if I ever caught him cheating, I wouldn’t kill him because I love his children and they need a dad. But I would beat him up. I know where all of his sports injuries are.” — Angelina Jolie
  166. Trying to make sense of crazy will make YOU crazy. Let it go.” — Karen Salmansohn
  167. You knew exactly what you were doing. That’s what hurts the most.
  168. Ignoring snoring can be boring and annoying. But the noise of snoring is serenade compared to the silence of cheating.” ― Vincent Okay Nwachukwu
  169. I’m a good enough person to forgive you, but not stupid enough to trust you again.” ― Unknown
  170. As a woman who experienced infidelity firsthand, I will always advise my girlfriends to only trust their husbands 95 percent and leave 5 percent for human error.” —Yolanda Hadid
  171. Cheating is the most disrespectful thing one human being can do to another. If you aren’t happy in a relationship, end it before starting another one.” — Abhishek Tiwari
  172. If you succeed in cheating someone, don’t think that the person is a fool. Realize that the person trusted you much more than you deserved.” — Unknown
  173. People who truly are initially just friends or just friendly colleagues slowly move onto the slippery slope of infidelity. In the “new infidelity”, secret emotional intimacy is the first warning sign of impending betrayal. Yet most people don’t recognize it as such until they’ve become physically intimate.” — Dr. Shirley P. Glass
  174. Do you believe a man can truly love a woman and constantly betray her? Never mind physically but betray her in his mind, in the very “poetry of his soul”. Well, it’s not easy but men do it all the time.” — Mario Puzo
  175. If you’ve experienced cheating in a new marriage, the real work is not obsessively combing through all the details of what happened, but rather figuring out if your relationship is worth saving.” — Emily V. Gordon
  176. Cheating someone is a choice not a mistake.” — Sushan Sharma
  177. “The cheat always lies at the feet of the cheat” — Unknown
  178. I’m proud of my heart. It’s been played, stabbed, cheated, burned and broken, but somehow it still works. And they said miracles do not happen.” — Alcatraz Dey
  179. Cheaters are always paranoid about being cheated upon.” ― Unknown
  180. Infidelity, he now realised, had nothing to do with the lack of love, and everything to do with the lack of respect.” ― Kiran Manral
  181. If he loves you, he will not screw up what you have by cheating.” — Unknown.
  182. I was born without you. So I can live without you.” — Unknown
  183. There’s something wrong with your character if opportunity controls your loyalty.” ― Trent Shelton
  184. I’m tired of the lies and the cheating, and the broken promises that were never meant to be kept.” ― Sidney Sheldon
  185. The argument goes something like this; “I refuse to prove that I never cheated on you,” she said, by quoting “proof repudiates true love, and without love I am nothing.” ― Mohammed Israil
  186. Soon he was online every night until one or two a.m. Often he would wake up at three of four a.m. and go back online. He would shut down the computer screen when I walked in. In the past, he used to take the laptop to bed with him and we would both be on our laptops, hips touching. He stopped doing that, slipping off to his office instead and closing the door even when A was asleep. He started closing doors behind him. I was steeped in denial, but my body knew.” ― Suzanne Finnamore
  187. Don’t cry over someone who won’t cry over you.” ― Lauren Conrad
  188. Bad marriages don’t cause infidelity; infidelity causes bad marriages.” ― Frank Pittman
  189. For me working on the marriage and not making the easy choice of cheating was something that I could not do.” ― Al Goldstein
  190. I know a lot of people that have been in long-term relationships where cheating has happened, and their marriages and their relationships are actually stronger because it was a mirror that reflected back on a problem that was happening. It’s hard.” ― Sutton Foster
  191. You can easily tell if a person is lying and cheating on you if they say, I love you. I would never lie to you or cheat on you.” ― Dane Cook
  192. Don’t trust a guy who accuses you of infidelity. He’s cheating. He’s projecting. If you’re living that kind of life, you think everybody else is too.” ― Bradley Cooper
  193. Stray cats are like two-timing men. He got tired of you and took off. He doesn’t find anyone new? He’ll come slinking back. By then, if you’re smart, you’ll have decided you’re better off without him.” ― Kelley Armstrong
  194. If you are in a relationship, flirting is cheating.” ― Unknown
  195. Someday you’ll miss her like she missed you. Someday you’ll need her like she needed you. Someday you’ll love her and she won’t love you.” ― Channing Tatum
  196. People generally didn’t cheat in good relationships.” ― Emily Giffin
  197. A liar deceives himself more than anyone, for he believes he can remain a person of good character when he cannot.” — Richelle E. Goodrich
  198. Pain of being loyal to a cheating” ― Gugu Mofokeng
  199. Cheating is pure hypocrisy. Our partner deserves better than that. If we don’t love someone, we should not be with them. That would also be hypocrisy.” ― Cathy Burnham Martin
  200. Don’t get married unless you’re ready to be faithful.”― Habeeb Akande
  201. If you leave and they do not stop you, keep walking. You took the best decision.”― Unknown

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Do cheaters feel guilty?

Feeling guilty depends on the person and their set of beliefs or attitudes. Their inner growth, self-esteem, and how they cope with shame could also play a role. People with low self-esteem, intuition, and immaturity would justify their act of cheating by denying and blaming it on their partner. However, those with high maturity levels, self-esteem and who know how to deal with shame healthily can admit and even apologize for their acts.

2. How do cheaters behave?

Coming home late, giving lame excuses, showing random new interests, and hooking their mobiles wherever they go, could be some possible behavioral traits of cheaters. Moreover, they do not share their secrets, mix up your name with another name, distance themselves from you, try justifying their behavior, and shut you down or even criticize you for being protective.

The road to recovery after betrayal can be long and winding, with many obstacles in the way. But the first step on this challenging path is to accept your emotions. Reading or writing some betrayal and cheating quotes might also help you get the clarity you need to get through this difficult period. Because betrayal can leave a person too shattered to love again, these quotes may help you recognize your own worth and find love again. Remember that your life should not be defined by the mistakes of others.

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