77 Emotional Abuse Quotes and Sayings

Looking for the best abuse quotes? We’ve compiled a list of inspirational, wise, and humorous emotional quotes and sayings about abuse.

77 Emotional Abuse Quotes and Sayings

  1. No woman has to be a victim of physical abuse. Women have to feel like they are not alone. -Salma Hayek

  2. You’re not a real man if you abuse women.

  3. Whipping and abuse are like laudanum; you have to double the dose as the sensibilities decline.- Harriet Beecher Stowe

  4. When you finally escape the hold your abuser has on your mind you get a whole new outlook on life. There’s an overwhelming sense of FREEDOM you get while finding yourself once again. You’ll want to do things you haven’t been able to do for a while, Its like being set free from prison. And something being alone never felt so good.

  5. When we as human beings, are trusted with life, but lack the value thereof, we are only left with one thing abuse!

  6. When you’re crying yourself to sleep, know that Jesus is lending his shoulder to you. When you’re pushed to the ground, know that Jesus is holding out his hands to you. When you feel like dying, know that Jesus died to let you live. When you feel like no one loves you, know that Jesus loves you more than you can imagine.

  7. When purpose is not known, abuse is inevitable.- Dr. Myles Munroe

  8. When I was a child I was afraid of ghosts. As I grew up I realized people are more scary.

  9. We should meet abuse by forbearance. Human nature is so constituted that if we take absolutely no notice of anger or abuse, the person indulging in it will soon weary of it and stop. – Mahatma Gandhi

  10. We now recognize that abuse and neglect may be as frequent in nuclear families as love, protection, and commitment are in nonnuclear families.

  11. Verbal abuse is still abuse. It’s abuse in the form of words. Don’t assume that a few hurtful words won’t cost them their life. Words hurt.

  12. Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy. – Voltaire

  13. There is no excuse for human rights abuse, whether in the name of security or in the name of liberation.- Irene Khan

  14. The walls between you and I always pushed us apart. It left nothing but scars fight after fight. And I’m done with you not treating me right.

  15. The only time a lady should be in a hospital because of a man is because of giving birth, not because of physical abuse.

  16. The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse. – Edmund Burke

  17. The biggest abuses in society happen when people are not able to communicate and not able to connect.- Heather Brooke

  18. The abuse of greatness is when it disjoins remorse from power. – Mary Bertone

  19. The abuse of a harmless thing is the essence of sin.- Aw Tozer

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  20. Suicide isn’t cowardly, wanna know what’s cowardly? Treating someone so badly that they want to end their life

  21. Substance Abuse is a disease which doesn’t go away overnight. I’m working hard to overcome it. I did fail my recent drug test. I’m prepared to face the consequences.Abuse Quotes and Sayings 3

  22. So many people suffer from abuse, and suffer alone. – Pamela Stephenson

  23. Push me away, if you don’t feel like you can be faithful, pull me close, if I’m the one you can’t leave without, hold me tight, I wanna stay in your arms, let me go, if all you have to offer is sorrow..

  24. Pity those who nature abuses; never those who abuse nature. – Richard Brinsley Sheridan

  25. Pity is a benign form of abuse. You have to care about yourself and get other people involved.

  26. People can be cruel, and they will be. People can hurt you, break your heart and they will. But only you can let them keep hurting you…

  27. Only the weak exploit others and cruelty is born from one’s weakness.

  28. One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can never be taken away unless it is surrendered.

  29. Not all forms of abuse leave bruises.- Danielle Steel

  30. Nobody abuses us more than we abuse ourselves.- Don Miguel Ruiz

  31. No one has the right to be treated wrongly.

  32. Most people inevitably get treated the way they permit themselves to be treated, if you allow someone to treat you like you’re worthless then they will. Respect yourself enough not to put up with being mistreated.Abuse Quotes and Sayings 4

  33. More than 90 percent of all the prisoners in our American prisons have been abused as children. – John Powell

  34. Men will let you abuse them if only you will make them laugh.- Henry Ward Beecher

  35. Let’s suppose somebody abused you sexually. You still had a choice, though not a good one, about what to tell yourself about the abuse. – Albert Ellis

  36. It is better a man should be abused than forgotten.

  37. In my view, there is nothing more vicious and outrageous than the abuse, exploitation and harm of the most vulnerable members of our society, and I firmly believe that our nation’s laws and resources need to reflect the Seriousness of these terrible crimes. – Bob Ney

  38. If it looks like shit, smells like shit, and feels like shit, you don’t have to actually eat it to know it’s shit.

  39. If I treat you the way you treated me then you would hate me.

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  40. I think that most minorities have experienced some form of racial abuse.

  41. I had such a wonderful life before drugs and alcohol abuse. I’ve got that life back now and plan to keep it.

  42. I’m in an abusive relationship with life. It keeps beating the hell out of me and I’m too cowardly to leave it. – Lynn Swann

  43. Hitting a woman doesn’t make you a man with control, it makes you a coward scared of woman putting you in your place.

  44. Forgive those who insult you, attack you, belittle you or take you for granted, but more than this… forgive yourself for allowing them to hurt you

  45. Everybody has their time here on earth, use it wisely and stay away from people who like to use and abuse you.

  46. Every abuse ought to be reformed, unless the reform is more dangerous than the abuse itself. – VoltaireAbuse Quotes and Sayings 5

  47. Domestic violence and abuse are used for one purpose and one purpose only: to gain and maintain total control over you. An abuser doesn’t play fair. Abusers use fear, guilt, shame, and intimidation to wear you down and keep you under his or her thumb. Your abuser may also threaten you, hurt you, or hurt those around you.

  48. Do you never look at yourself when you abuse another person? – Plautus

  49. Do you feel like a man when you push her around? Do you feel better as she falls to the ground.

  50. Don’t put up with disrespect just to keep them in your life.

  51. Don’t abuse your friends and expect them to consider it criticism.

  52. Children are often the silent victims of drug abuse.

  53. Child abuse casts a shadow the length of a lifetime. – Herbert Ward

  54. Addiction doesn’t kill the addict. It kills the family, kids and people who tried to help!

  55. Abuse is the weapon of the vulgar.- Samuel Griswold Goodrich

  56. Abuse is abuse; Be nice.. Harsh words don’t break bones but they often break hearts. – Rev Run

  57. Bullying is for people which don’t have any confidence at all, so everyone which is being bullied, always remember; They are scared of you. You have something that they don’t and that’s what makes them bully you. Don’t let their words affect you because they are the ones needing confidence, not you.

  58. Any abuse of animals is the same as abuse of men, women, or children.- Alison GoldfrappAbuse Quotes and Sayings 6

  59. Abuse if you slight it, will gradually die away; but if you show yourself irritate, you will be thought to have deserved it – Tacitus

  60. Abuse changes your life…Fight Back and change the life of your abusers by Breaking Your Silence on Abuse! – Patty Rase Hopson

  61. Abuse a man unjustly, and you will make friends for him. – Edgar Watson Howe

  62. A man should use his hands to HOLD his woman not HIT her.

  63. A big middle fingers up to the ones who used, refused, and abused me!

  64. The scars you can’t see are the hardest to heal.- Astrid Alauda

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  65. Abuse is the means in which violence retards love.- Inga Muscio

  66. Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.- John Adams

  67. Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people.- Jean De La Fontaine

  68. Bullies may be the perpetrators of evil, but it is the evil of passivity of all those who know what is happening and never intervene that perpetuates such abuse.- Philip Zimbardo

  69. Family is supposed to be our safe haven. Very often, it’s the place where we find the deepest heartache.- Iyanla VanzantI heard the various terms of abuse at school and probably indulged them in the way you do as a kid.- Christopher Eccleston

  70. It is impossible to correct abuses unless we know that they’re going on.- Julian Assange

  71. It is not the the bruises on the body that hurt. It is the wounds of the heart and the scars on the mind.

  72. Not all wounds are visible.- unknown

  73. So many people suffer from abuse, and suffer alone.- Pamela Stephenson

  74. The abuse dies in a day, but the denial slays the life of the people, and entombs the hope of the race.- Charles Bradlaugh

  75. The biggest abuses in society happen when people are not able to communicate and not able to connect.- Heather Brooke

  76. The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.- Edmund BurkeThere are far too many silent sufferers. Not because they don’t yearn to reach out, but because they’ve tried and found no one who cares.- Richelle E. Goodrich

  77. You survived the abuse. You’re going to survive the recovery.

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