Best Collection of Quotes
When the self is the friend of the Self, it is its greatest friend. But when the self is the enemy of the Self, it is its greatest enemy.
Bhagavad Gita 6:5 *
A person's apparent friends are actually the enemies of his highest interests.
Swami Kriyananda *
Even my close friend, whom I trusted, he who shared my bread, has turned against me.
Psalm 41:9 *
Friendship can turn into enmity, and enmity can become friendship. You all know that happiness can turn into sadness, and sadness can change into happiness. Although they are polar opposites, they are almost like twins, very close. Just a slight change in circumstances and one disappears...
It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.