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Domestic Violence Quotes (To Enable Save Human Life)

Filed in Quote by on August 18, 2022

Domestic abuse affects millions of people each year all around the world. These domestic violence quotes will help you get the support you need if you or someone you know is in a dangerous situation.

Domestic Violence Quotes

Domestic Violence Quotes

These statements might serve as a motivational tool for anyone who has endured domestic abuse.

1. “At any given moment you have the power to say this is not how the story is going to end.” ― Christine Mason Miller 

2. “And here you are living despite it all.” — Rupi Kaur​

3. “Grief does not demand pity; It requests acknowledgment.” ― Jude Gibbs

4. “Trauma may happen to you, but it can never define you.” ― Melinda Longtin

5. “Don’t judge yourself by what others did to you.” — Cody Kennedy

6. “All violence is the illustration of a pathetic stereotype.”– Barbara Kruger

7. “Sometimes the shame is not the beatings, not the rape. The shaming is in being asked to stand judgment.” ― Meena Kandasamy

8. “When it comes to abuse, you believe there’s no way out. There is always help. There is always a way out.” ― Rev. Donna Mulvey

9. “The enemy doesn’t stand a chance when the victim decides to survive.” — Rae Smith

10. “Violence is a dark contrast to what so many of us still believe in – love.” – Robi Ludwig

11. “The more that we choose not to talk about domestic violence, the more we shy away from the issue, the more we lose.” ― Russell Wilson

12. “I now see how owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we will ever do.” — Brené Brown

13. “Each time a woman stands up for herself without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.” — Maya Angelou

15. “You can recognize survivors of abuse by their courage. When silence is so very inviting, they step forward and share their truth so others know they aren’t alone.” ― Jeanne McElvaney

16. “Never believe a man’s claim that he has to harm his partner to protect her; only abusers think this way.”― Lundy Bancroft

17. “Physical aggression by a man toward his partner is abuse, even if it happens only once.”― Lundy Bancroft

18. “From every wound there is a scar, and every scar tells a story. A story that says, -I survived.” ― Fr. Craig Scott

19. “If we are to fight discrimination and injustice against women we must start from the home for if a woman cannot be safe in her own house then she cannot be expected to feel safe anywhere.” ― Aysha Taryam

20. “The enemy doesn’t stand a chance when the victim decides to survive.” — Rae Smith

21. “Suspicion of Abuse gets to your toes before you see it in your face.”― Auliq Ice

22. “I don’t know what kind of people you grew up with but raising your hand to the powerless is no act of manliness.”― Sarvesh Jain

23. “Grief does not demand pity; It requests acknowledgment.” ― Jude Gibbs

24. “Someone once asked me how I hold my head up so high after all I have been through. I said it’s because no matter what, I am a survivor, not a victim.” — Patricia Buckley

25. “Culture is no excuse for abuse.”― Davinder Kaur

Inspirational Domestic Violence Quotes

26. “It is not the bruises on the body that hurt. It is the wounds of the heart and the scars on the mind.” — Aisha Mirza

27. “One day, I plan to love so loudly, my body abandons every demon harvesting me.” — Arati Warrier

28. “There is life after abuse. This is mine.”― Lindsay Fischer

29. “Use the darkness of your past to propel you to a brighter future.” ― Donata Joseph

30. “When women come together united in vision, we can shake things up.” – Caroline “Carrie” Bettinger-Lopez

31. “You survived the abuse, you’re going to survive the recovery.” — Mariska Hargitay

32. “Overcoming abuse doesn’t just happen, It takes positive steps every day. Let today be the day you start to move forward.” ― Assunta Harris

33. “Raise your heart, not your hand.”― Abhijit Naskar

34. “Your growth comes not as you work harder to get something you don’t have, but as you live in the reality of what you have already been given.” — Nancy Guthrie

35. “Trauma creates change you don’t choose. Healing is about creating the change you do choose.” — Michelle Rosenthall​

36. “If you want to know where to find your contribution to the world, look at your wounds. When you learn how to heal them, teach others.” — Emily Maroutian

37. “Our wounds are our sources of growth.”— Rachel Naomi Remen

38. “You survived the abuse. You’re gonna survive the recovery.” — Olivia Benson

39. “Violence never brings permanent peace. It solves no social problem: it merely creates new and more complicated ones.” – Barack Obama

40. “A survivor’s story is always a reality check.” – Jerald Monahan

41. “Survivors of abuse show us the strength of their personal spirit every time they smile.” ― Jeanne McElvaney

42. “Abuse is the weakest expression of strength. It is weakness to destroy what you ought to protect, build and make better.” ― Kingsley Opuwari Manuel

Domestic Violence Quotes

43. “The best revenge is creating your own happiness despite a person’s wish to take you down.” ― Melinda Longtin

44. “You are not the darkness you endured. You are the light that refused to surrender.” ― John Mark Green

45. “Violence doesn’t equal strength.” – Becca Fitzpatrick

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46. “I have the power to change my physical and emotional experience.” ― Patricia Dsouza

47. “We can all take responsibility for helping to bring about change, and keeping our friends and colleagues safe from domestic violence.” – Charles Clarke

48. “Strength doesn’t come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn’t.” —​Rikki Rogers

49. “Threatening a current or former partner isn’t passion, or love, or heartache. It’s violence, it’s abuse and it’s a crime.”― Miya Yamanouchi

50. “I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.” — Carl Jung

51. “I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.” – Mahatma Gandhi

52. “Abuse, regardless of how it manifests itself, will destroy the trust and, in the end, can destroy the relationship.” – Dr. Ramona Probasco

53. “All violence consists of some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do.”– Leo Tolstoy

54. “Domestic violence is frequently excused when alcohol and other substances are involved.” – Asa Don Brown

55. “Never let a man put his hands on you without your permission.” – Melda Beaty

Powerful Domestic Violence Quotes

56. “Every woman who thinks she is the only victim of violence has to know that there are many more.” – Salma Hayek

57. “Sexual assault and domestic violence are difficult things to talk about. Talk about them anyway.” — Mariska Hargitay

58. “All marriages are sacred, but not all are safe.” — Rob Jackson

59. “Domestic violence is the front line of the war against women.” — Pearl Cleage

60. “The COVID-19 crisis has fueled the rise of domestic violence.”― Asa Don Brown

61. “I want to tell people that family violence happens to anybody, no matter how nice your house is, no matter how intelligent you are.” — Rosie Batty

62. “The effects of abuse are devastating and far-reaching. Domestic violence speaks many languages, has many colors and lives in many different communities.” — Sandra Pupatello

63. “[Domestic violence is] a carefully laid physical, financial and psychological trap.” — Leslie Morgan Steiner

64. “Domestic violence and sexual assault go hand in hand.” — Georgia Taylor

65. “Domestic violence is an epidemic, and yet we don’t address it. Until it happens to celebrities.” — Nelsan Ellis

66. “The time when domestic violence is the most lethal is when the person is trying to leave the situation.” — Julie Johnston

67. “Men have an important role to play in sending out the message that real men do not hurt or abuse their partners.” — Ian Somerhalder

68. “Pregnant women are more likely to die from homicide by domestic violence than any other cause of death.” — Lois Capps

69. “The best protection against rape, stalking, and domestic violence is to raise men who both understand that women are different, and would never dare take advantage of this difference.”— Wendy Shalit

70. “Domestic violence can occur at any socioeconomic level.”― Asa Don Brown

71. “One of the most basic things we can do is let the men in our lives know it’s not okay to mistreat a woman.” — Tim McGraw

72. “In violence, we forget who we are” — Mary McCarthy

73. “It’s not enough for women to speak out on the issue – for the message to be strong and consistent, women’s voices must be backed up by men’s.” — John Conyers

74. “Violence is violence and can in no way be misconstrued as discipline under any circumstance cultural or otherwise.”― Aysha Taryam

75. “No woman has to be a victim of physical abuse. Women have to feel like they are not alone.” – Salma Hayek

76. “Use the darkness of your past to propel you to a brighter future.” ― Donata Joseph

Domestic Violence Quotes

77. “Sometimes the shame is not the beatings, not the rape. The shaming is in being asked to stand judgment.” ― Meena Kandasamy

78. “I wondered if he was simply tired, if life had beaten him into permanent slouch, folded him over himself so no one could get at that soft center-” ― Emily Henry

79. “To survive trauma one must be able to tell a story about it.”― Natasha Trethewey

80. “I realise I’m behind on this but Rebekah Brooks was married to Ross Kemp of Gangs fame?! And she assaulted him? That explains so much.” ― Mandy Wiener

81. “He was dangerous. Dangerous like water. He could seem calm and glassy on top but underneath he was all dark silt and weed.” ― Karen Foxlee

82. “Damian’s eyes glided over my body, his voice searing with anger. “What did he do to you?” ― Kathy Lockheart

83. “Raise your heart, not you hand.” ― Abhijit Naskar

More Domestic Violence Quotes

84. “Confirming masculinity rather than achieving love appears to be the male’s central dilemma, a preoccupation that permeates many aspects of his life.” ― Ethel Spector Personr

85. “l lived the life of a lunatic, seeing sunshine, I suspected rain” ― Tara Westover

86. “A man who raises his hand at a woman, has no right to the world.” ― Abhijit Naskar

87. “From here onwards, the old adage “may you live in interesting times” shall be regarded as the casting of a curse!!” ― A.E. Samaan

88. “We cannot know before we can know, yet, because we don’t know, we don’t make a move.” ― Anita Bentata

89. “Abuse is a control tactic. It’s aim is to break you and make you submit.” ― M. Wakefield

90. “If you had treated me like most decent human beings would, I probably would have stayed of my own free will.” ― Michaela Daphne

91. “I had run away with him when I should have run from him, and the mark that he left on me could not be so easily removed.” ― Michaela Daphne

92. “William was the only one left in my life to talk to, but I could hardly discuss my boy troubles with the boy who was causing me troubles.” ― Michaela Daphne

93. “You can’t force someone to love you.” ― Michaela Daphne

94. “I ran away with him when I should have run from him.” ― Michaela Daphne

95. “I don’t know what kind of people you grew up with but raising your hand to the powerless is no act of manliness.” ― Sarvesh Jain

96. “You are not the darkness you endured. You are the light that refused to surrender.” ― John Mark Green

97. “You can recognize survivors of abuse by their courage. When silence is so very inviting, they step forward and share their truth so others know they aren’t alone.” ― Jeanne McElvaney

98. “Trauma may happen to you, but it can never define you.” ― Melinda Longtin

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99. “Never let someone who contributes so little to a relationship control so much of it.” ― Unknown

Domestic Violence Quotes

100. “It is not the bruises on the body that hurt. It is the wounds of the heart and the scars on the mind.” — Aisha Mirza

101. “The best revenge is creating your own happiness despite a person’s wish to take you down.” ― Melinda Longtin

102. “I now see how owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we will ever do.” — Brené Brown 

103. “You are not the darkness you endured. You are the light that refused to surrender.” ― John Mark Green

104. “You can recognize survivors of abuse by their courage. When silence is so very inviting, they step forward and share their truth so others know they aren’t alone.” ― Jeanne McElvaney

105. “Trauma may happen to you, but it can never define you.” ― Melinda Longtin

106. “Never let someone who contributes so little to a relationship control so much of it.” ― Domestic Violence Quotes

107. “It is not the bruises on the body that hurt. It is the wounds of the heart and the scars on the mind.” — Aisha Mirza

108. “The best revenge is creating your own happiness despite a person’s wish to take you down.” ― Melinda Longtin

109. “I now see how owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we will ever do.” — Brené Brown

110. “Don’t judge yourself by what others did to you.” — Cody Kennedy

111. “If you want to know where to find your contribution to the world, look at your wounds. When you learn how to heal them, teach others.” — Emily Maroutian

112. “Abuse is the weakest expression of strength. It is weakness to destroy what you ought to protect, build, and make better.” ― Kingsley Opuwari Manuel

113. “One day, I plan to love so loudly, my body abandons every demon harvesting me.” — Arati Warrier

114. “Never forget that walking away from something unhealthy is brave even if you stumble a little on your way out the door.” ― Unknown

Even if what you’re going through cannot be repaired by words, these domestic abuse quotes can help offer the kind of assistance and support you may need right now if you have experienced domestic violence or know someone who has.

Thanks for checking out these amazing Domestic Violence Quotes! Don’t forget to take a look at our similar collection of quotes as you share to others to get inspire.

CSN Team.

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