Top 39 Stop Domestic Violence Quotes for Strength & Support

Top 39 Stop Domestic Violence Quotes for Strength & Support

Last updated on January 5th, 2024 at 12:34 pm

Violence against women, by European Parliament, is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Domestic violence is a major problem in our society. It affects people of all ages, races, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Every year, thousands of women are beaten or killed by their husbands or boyfriends. If you know a victim, our collection of Domestic Violence Quotes might be helpful for them.

There are many reasons why domestic violence occurs. In some cases, it may be due to mental illness or drug abuse. In other cases, it may be the result of a power struggle between partners. Whatever the cause, domestic violence is always wrong and should never be tolerated.

If you are a victim of domestic violence, there are many resources available to help you. You can contact your local police department or a domestic violence hotline for help. There are also many shelters and support groups that can provide you with emotional and practical support.

Remember, you are not alone. There is help available. You deserve to be safe and free from violence.

Here’s is our collection of best Domestic Violence Quotes:

Domestic Violence Survivor Quotes

Here are some inspiring quotes for all the domestic violence survivors.

“You survived the abuse. You’re gonna survive the recovery.”

OLIVIA BENSON

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

JEANNE MCELVANEY

“You are not the darkness you endured. You are the light that refused to surrender.”

JOHN MARK GREEN

“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

“I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.” 

CARL JUNG

“I realize now I am a survivor. I am a stronger woman for opening my eyes and stepping away from someone who didn’t respect themselves and would never respect me.”

LORI

“A survivor’s story is always a reality check.” 

JERALD MONAHAN
From every wound there is a scar, and every scar tells a story. A story that says, -I survived.
“From every wound there is a scar, and every scar tells a story. A story that says, -I survived.”

Domestic Violence Awareness Quotes

1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime. This is a staggering statistic, and one that we must work tirelessly to change. Domestic violence is a problem that affects women of all ages, races, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Here are some awareness quotes about domestic violence.

“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

“Domestic violence occurs because of social power structures where the roles of men and women are predefined, and domestic violence is how that power is played out.”

INHE CHOI

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

AYSHA TARYAM

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

ANONYMOUS

“Women trapped in violent relationships need to know that there’s no shame in talking out and walking out on their abusive partners.”

KATE THORNTON

“Never let a man put his hands on you without your permission.”

MELDA BEATY

Sexual assault and domestic violence are difficult things to talk about. Talk about them anyway.”

MARISKA HARGITAY

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

DR. RAMONA PROBASCO

“Trauma creates change you don’t choose. Healing is about creating change you do choose.”

MICHELLE ROSENTHALL
Physical aggression by a man toward his partner is abuse, even if it happens only once.
“Physical aggression by a man toward his partner is abuse, even if it happens only once.”

Domestic Violence Inspirational Quotes

Domestic violence can give you scars which might not heal. It’s time to speak up if you are a victim. Below are some of the most inspirational quotes about surviving domestic violence.

“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

“Trauma may happen to you, but it can never define you.”

MELINDA LONGTIN

“Don’t judge yourself by what others did to you.”

CODY KENNEDY

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

ASSUNTA HARRIS

“Don’t let someone who did you wrong make you think there’s something wrong with you. Don’t devalue yourself because they didn’t value you. Know your worth even if they don’t.”

ANONYMOUS

“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

“I have the power to change my physical and emotional experience.” 

PATRICIA DSOUZA

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

RIKKI ROGERS

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

MELINDA LONGTIN
Each time a woman stands up for herself without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.
“Each time a woman stands up for herself without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.”

Stop Domestic Violence Quotes

No one deserves to be a victim of domestic violence. If you are being abused, please know that you are not alone and there is help available. Here are some quotes which will help you fight and give you strength.

“Victims of domestic violence need assistance and deserve justice, I commend the crime unit’s efforts to put offenders behind bars and reach out to victims.”

BOB RILEY

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

CHARLES CLARKE

“There is one universal truth, applicable to all countries, cultures and communities: violence against women is never acceptable, never excusable, never tolerable.”

BAN KI-MOON

“I firmly believe today that the only way to stop violence against women is to speak out and refused to be silenced.”

ZAINAB SALBI

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

SALMA HAYEK

“It’s not enough just to treat women well. We have to work to make sure all men treat women well.”

JEFF BRIDGES

“As men, we all have something to give. We all have the power to do our own part to stop the global pandemic of violence against women and girls. It is holding us all back.”

RICHARD BRANSON

“When women come together united in vision, we can shake things up.” 

CAROLINE “CARRIE” BETTINGER-LOPEZ

 “We have your backs. We’re going to keep fighting for you. And we’re going to keep working until every survivor is safe and has opportunity to thrive.”

JULIAN CASTRO

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

ANONYMOUS
Let's start a movement - a movement of men who aren't afraid to stop violence against women.
“Let’s start a movement – a movement of men who aren’t afraid to stop violence against women.”

“Let’s start a movement – a movement of men who aren’t afraid to stop violence against women.”

CARLOS ANDRES GOMEZ

Domestic violence is a serious issue that should not be taken lightly. If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, please seek help. There are many resources available to victims of domestic violence, and it is important to reach out for help if you need it. You are not alone.

Hope you liked our collection of domestic violence quotes!

Curated by: Isha Saini

He is a traveler who adores mountains and is a big fan of both Bollywood and Hollywood cinema. He has a profound interest in art and culture. Professionally, Vishal is into business development, with a focus on commerce and marketing. Outside of work, he loves visiting holy places, adding a spiritual touch to his adventures.

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