One should rather die than be betrayed. There is no deceit in death. It delivers precisely what it has promised. Betrayal, though ... betrayal is the willful slaughter of hope.
Betrayal is about learning not to idealize external sources.
All a man can betray is his conscience.
I hate the idea of causes, and if I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should have the guts to betray my country.
Betrayal is the only truth that sticks.
I have never known a more vulgar expression of betrayal and deceit.
Naturally, when one makes progressive steps, there may be some who see it as a betrayal of their goals and interests.
The betrayal of trust carries a heavy taboo.