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What does this mean, "If hopes were dupes, fears may be liars"?

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it simply means that when your hopes of getting some positive results end in despair there is nothing to get dejected as your apprehensions of happening something wrong may also turn out to be wrong. Basically this idiom is used to boost up one's morale.

This can also be referenced when a girl or guy takes advantage of another.

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