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Treason Quotes


These are some of the best 'Treason' quotations and sayings.

A traitor is good fruit to hang from the boughs of the tree of liberty.

Csesar had his Brutus; Charles the First, his Cromwell; and George the Third - ("Treason!" cried the Speaker) - may profit by their example. If this be treason, make the most of it.

Fellowship in treason is a bad ground of confidence.

In the clear mind of virtue treason can find no hiding place.

Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red with uncommon wrath, to blast the man who owes his greatness to his country's ruin!

The man was noble; but with his last attempt he wiped it out; betrayed his country; and his name remains to the ensuing age abhorred.

Though those who are betrayed do feel the treason sharply, yet the traitor stands in worse case of woe.

Treason pleases, but not the traitor.

Where trust is greatest, there treason is in its most horrid shape.