55 Relationship Cheating Quotes

Being cheated on is an awful thing to experience in a relationship. It could make you less eager to commit to someone, more vulnerable, and less trusting of anyone.

Being cheated on may leave you feeling furious and confused, and it will make you wonder if you are “good enough.” It takes effort and time to get back into the “love life” after being cheated on. Don’t give up; the right person is out there, and the one who wronged you will experience some karma.

You could get the inspiration you need to endure the suffering and push aside any unfavorable ideas that may be occupying your mind by reading some quotes about cheating in a relationship. Do not spend your time looking for the most painful message to a cheating boyfriend or girlfriend, you have to move on for they do not deserve you.

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From sad cheating quotes to karma cheating quotes and everything in between, our list of cheating quotes will inspire you to stay away from cheaters and heal fast.

55 relationship cheating quotes 

The following quotes can help you deal with the emotional pain;

  1. “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
  1. “When someone cheats on you, don’t play like them; just move on.”
  1. “I’m proud of my heart. It’s been played, stabbed, cheated, burned and broken, but somehow it still works.” — Alcatraz Dey
  1. “Never underestimate a man’s ability to make you feel guilty for his mistakes.” — Rihanna
  1. “That was how dishonesty and betrayal started, not in big lies but in small secrets.” – Amy Tan
  1. “The answer to ‘Why shouldn’t I commit adultery?’ is that it pays not to, and utility is the final measure of the rationality of moral behavior.” – Sheela Pawar
  1. “If you could look them in the eyes and lie. You are a devil and should be seeing the horns on that head now”
  1.    “Don’t cheat if you don’t want to be cheated. A relationship is mutual. This is the golden rule for all great connections.” – Israelmore Ayivor
  1. “Trust, once lost, could not be easily found. Not in a year, perhaps not even in a lifetime.” – J.E.B. Spredemann
  1. “The moment you start looking for what isn’t within your possession, you begin to embrace the idea of cheating.” 
  1. “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.” – Anonymous
  1. “You cheat on that one person who is good to you, you have thrown away treasures and picked up rags”.
  1. “No woman could love a cheater and not pay the price for it.” – Rose Wynters
  1. “Changing the password that I used to know, suddenly you are sending signals that you’re hiding something”
  1. “A liar deceives himself more than anyone, for he believes he can remain a person of good character when he cannot.” – Richelle E. Goodrich
  1. “Infidelity is mentally, emotionally, and physically painful to the betrayed spouse. Be gentle with yourself as you heal.” – Dr. Karen Finn
  1. “The only surprise I want is those planned ones on my birthdays, not seeing you with a stranger on our bed”
  1. “Cheating only thrills those who cannot see the beauty in faithfulness.” – Michael Bassey Johnson
  1. “I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
  1. “Never blame me for your decision to cheat. You just wanted to try out one of your characters for who you truly are” 
  1. “Anything is better than lies and deceit.” — Leo Tolstoy
  1. “When they go out of their way explaining and insisting especially if they haven’t been confronted…They are guilty as sin.” – Dru Edmund Kuchera
  1. “The truly scary thing about undiscovered lies is that they have a greater capacity to diminish us than exposed ones.” – Cheryl Hughes
  1. “It takes two to tango but just one dance with the devil to bring the house down.” – Jason Versey
  1. “Extramarital affairs occur in the mind as well as the bedroom.” — Dr. Gary Smalley
  1. “Things come apart so easily when they have been held together by lies.” – Dorothy Allison
  1. “People should understand what loyalty means, if you don’t comprehend that, don’t get into a relationship.“
  1. “Cheating in school is a form of self-deception. We go to school to learn. We cheat ourselves when we coast on the efforts and scholarship of someone else.” – James E. Faust
  1. “There is no such thing as an affair that doesn’t mean anything.” – Amanda Robson 
  1. “You deserve someone who stays forever; you don’t deserve someone who wanders around and then returns”
  1. “I wish you could hear the sound of the steps I hear. The satisfying steps of you walking away from the relationship which is draining you”
  1. “You don’t deserve someone who comes back, you deserve someone who never leaves.” – Anonymous

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  1. “When lies are used to sustain a relationship, it will eventually come apart one day”
  1. “This is a difficult moment for you, but you have to strengthen your neck so your crown doesn’t fall. You are a queen and queens deserve better”
  1. “One day you’re going to remember me and how much I loved you … and then you’re going to hate yourself for letting me go.” — Aubrey Drake Graham
  1. “All I did was trust you, and I’m glad it was great from my end”
  1. “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
  1. “You are aware that if I learn that you have been cheating on me all along, my heart will be broken. That’s why you hid it. You knew all these but didn’t stop”
  1. “I no longer care. I only care about walking away and not looking back” 
  1. “Cheating on your partner is like cheating on yourself when you know you would surely lose something”
  1. “One lie is enough to question all the truth.” — Samaira Ansari
  1. “Cheaters don’t think cheating is wrong until they get cheated on.” — Sonya Parker
  1. “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
  1. “Why I was dreaming of a happy ending there was a devil beside me, dreaming of burning the bridges we built together”
  1. “Cheating is a choice. Period.” — Charles J. Orlando
  1. “True men remain loyal. They are too preoccupied trying to find new ways to love you and have no time to search for another woman to tickle their fantasy” 
  1. “There is more to cheating on a girl than most people think. Her perspective on love, her potential, her peace of mind, and her future relationships are all destroyed”
  1. “There is no justification for having an affair.” — Shanola Hampton
  1. “Cheaters constantly seek your loyalty while engaging in dishonest behavior and being unfaithful”
  1. “If you can’t be committed to another person, at least be committed to the concept of character and don’t cheat.” – Jerry Springer
  1. “There’s something wrong with your character if opportunity controls your loyalty.” – Trent Shelton
  1. “Dear Ex… When you see me, I want you to recognize what you had, regret what you lost, and realize what you’re never getting back.” — Anonymous 
  1. “How can he love you when he treats you as if he doesn’t even like you.” — r.h. Sin
  1. “Trying to make sense of crazy will make YOU crazy. Let them go.” — Karen Salmansohn
  1. . “Even a tiny bit of deceit is dishonorable when it’s used for selfish or cowardly reasons.” — Jeanne Birdsall


A dreadful thing that happens to a lot of people in relationships is being cheated on. However, it does not imply that your life is finished or that you will never again be able to love, trust, or let someone in. Whatever happens, when you learn of their infidelity, have faith in your ability to overcome it, and rely on people to support you.

We hope these quotes help you to heal and be stronger.