Famous quotes dating violence
If we desire a society that is democratic, then democracy must become a means as well as an end.Bayard Rustin The problems we face now - poverty and violence at home, war and destruction abroad - will last only as long as we continue relying on the same politicians who created them in the first place.This becomes our way of life.”"I was heart broken, scared, I had a lot of anxiety, I was worried, I felt weak, and I had no idea how I was ever going to come up with the strength. I knew I had to get out of there.""Alone in my room, wrapped in a blanket, I whimpered and talked aloud to myself, recalling the lost glory of my youth when I considered myself, and was considered by others, a bright and capable person.""But even when I stop crying, even when we fall asleep and I'm nestled in his arms, this will leave another scar. “YOUR ABUSIVE PARTNER DOESN’T HAVE A PROBLEM WITH HIS ANGER; HE HAS A PROBLEM WITH YOUR ANGER.
Has he ever held you down or grabbed you to restrain you? A real man doesn't slap even a ten-dollar hooker around, if he's got any self respect, much less hurt his own woman. A real man busts his ass to feed his family, fights for them if he has to, dies for them if he has to. You can get caught in a trap of catering to him, trying to fill a bottomless pit.
Even today we raise our hand against our brother...
We have perfected our weapons, our conscience has fallen asleep, and we have sharpened our ideas to justify ourselves as if it were normal we continue to sow destruction, pain, death. Pope Francis Violence as a way of achieving racial justice is both impractical and immoral.
Abuse quote: “If you want to know what it’s like to survive hell and still come out shining brighter than the sun, just look into the eyes of a woman who has survived intense damage and refused to allow it to destroy her softness.”"Survivors of any and all abuse become very good at anticipating mood of others, looks, actions, all of it in an effort to survive.
Believing that if we can be agreeable, be compliant and loving, do things how they want, that we will be safe.