No one really needs to be reminded that bad friends in life are usually troublesome. The difference between friends and enemies sometimes gets blurred when companions who were once your friends turn into adversaries, and when they turn out to be bad they can be worse than open enemies because they know your secrets and can turn on you at anytime. Bad friends should always be kept at a distance because they will often betray you without any apparent motive. This means it is critically important to confide only in your true friends and identify your bad friends in time to avoid them and the troubles they can bring into your life. In short, it’s best to get rid of your bad friends as quickly as possible. To help you better identify and eliminate the bad friends in your life, here are some helpful unattributed quotes about bad friends and bad relationships:
A friend in need is a friend to be avoided.
Friendship is delicate as a glass, and once broken it can sometimes be fixed but there will always be cracks.
Your closest friend may turn out to be your greatest enemy.
Friends are like roses because you have to look out for the thorns.
Never explain yourself. Your friends don't need it and your enemies won't believe it.
Whoever said friendship is always easy never had a true friend.
Friends are just enemies who don't have enough guts to kill you.
A friend who gains power and control is a friend lost.
People are not your friends if they're paid to kiss your feet.
Save me from my friends because I know who my enemies are.
As we grow older we don’t lose friends, we just learn who the real ones are.
Friends can be made by many acts and are often lost by only one.
An open enemy is better than a false friend.
Life is too short to spend with someone who makes your days difficult.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; as a wild beast can harm your body, but an evil friend can wound your soul.