“Innocence is always unsuspicious.” – William Shakespeare

“When someone shows you who they really are, believe them the first time.” – Maya Angelou

“People who lack the clarity, courage, or determination to follow their own dreams will often find ways to discourage yours.” – Unknown

“Some people are so broken, they get mad at you for being whole.” – Unknown

“It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.” – William Blake

“Beware the company you keep. Bad friends can ruin even the most saintly character.” – Unknown

“The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.” – Oprah Winfrey

“You cannot control the behavior of others, but you can always choose how you respond to it.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution.” – Albert Einstein

“The snake flickers his forked tongue, not to deceive, but because he is a snake.” – Nassim Nicholas Taleb SHORT QUOTES ABOUT LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP

“Bad company corrupts good character.” – Unknown

“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

“Avoid people who are always searching for something to complain about.” – Unknown

“Don’t let someone dim your light, simply because it’s shining in their eyes.” – Unknown

“If you hang out with chickens, you’re going to cluck, and if you hang out with eagles, you’re going to fly.” – Steve Maraboli

“Character is much easier kept than recovered.” – Thomas Paine

“Surround yourself with the dreamers and the doers, the believers and thinkers, but most of all, surround yourself with those who see the greatness within you, even when you don’t see it yourself.” – Edmund Lee

“Remember, people only rain on your parade because they’re jealous of your sun and tired of their shade.” – Unknown

“The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem.” – Captain Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean)