Self Injury Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 42 famous quotes and sayings about self injury to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 42 Quotes About Self Injury

#1. The casualties among us include not just those who are dying, or bleeding, or recovering from injury, but also the caretakers around the edges whose selves fall sacrificed to their charges. - Author: Natalie Kusz
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#2. We want to be clear: The skills we [teach] you for managing your emotions and controlling your urges to self-harm will never be quite as effective or satisfying as self-harm in the short run. - Author: Kim L. Gratz
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#3. You don't feel like you're hurting yourself when you're cutting. You feel like this is the only way to take care of yourself. - Author: Marilee Strong
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#4. Self-injury is a sign of distress not madness. We should be congratulated on having found a way of surviving. - Author: Corey Anderson
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#5. Emotions are like muscles. Most of them go highly unattended, it's usually the weaker, undefined ones that cause injury to the rest, and there is most certainly memory response in play. - Author: Erica Goros
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#6. I should have forfeited my own self-respect, and perhaps the good opinion of my countrymen, if I had failed to resent such an injury by calling the offender in question to a personal account. - Author: Preston Brooks
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#7. Trying to destroy yourself gives a pretty clear message and it's not one I think you'd like. Sounds a bit like, I'm too self-centered to be constructive, so I have to open a vein ... - Author: Thomm Quackenbush
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#8. Jem's fears of never being able to play football were assuaged, he was seldom self-conscious about his injury. His left arm was somewhat shorter than his right; - Author: Harper Lee
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#9. If you do base your life on how many touchdowns you score, how many championships you win, then when you have a setback, then when you have an injury, you're not playing, or something goes wrong, your self-worth goes down. - Author: Tim Tebow
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#10. This time the skin seperates and she blinks her way back into the universe, watches the valley fold open, the blood seaming up along the cut and pressing out, blue to red in the air of this world, and as usual the pain springs her into the here and now. - Author: Martha O'Connor
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#11. It's important to keep in mind that most people have no idea how to respond effectively to someone who self-harms. - Author: Kim L. Gratz
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#12. At least you know where you are with blood. At least other people can see it. - Author: Emma Forrest
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#13. In other words, a gun is twenty-two times more likely to be used in a criminal assault, an accidental death or injury, a suicide attempt, or a homicide than it is for self-defense.67 - Author: Michael Shermer
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#14. This self-reliance, this direct dealing with the world, seemed to him, even in the height of his concern, unwomanly, a deeper injury to his own abandoned assumptions than any he had contemplated. - Author: H.G.Wells
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#15. Ache my bones, flame my muscles, tingle my nerves, but you will never taint my beautiful mind & I will overcome this condition with the belief that I already have.
- CRPS AWARENESS - - Author: Nikki Rowe
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#16. Self-Injury Awareness Day is on March 1, worldwide. - Author: Cheryl Rainfield
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#17. That's when I wanted to cut. I cut to quiet the cacophony. I cut to end this abstracted agony, to reel my selves back to one present and physical whole, whose blood was the proof of her tangibility. - Author: Caroline Kettlewell
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#18. Any act of injury done from self-interest, whether amounting to killing or not, is doubtless himsa. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#19. She closes her eyes, and I can see the moisture. She's deep-breathing again, and I notice her hands are clutched around the opposing wrists, nails digging in deep, hard, scratching. Pain to replace pain. - Author: Jasinda Wilder
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#20. Having a strong urge is like having a child throw a temper tantrum inside you, screaming "Hurt yourself!" But if you repeatedly ignore the urge's request and don't harm yourself, your brain will learn that urges don't work, just as a child learns that throwing a tantrum won't work. - Author: Kim L. Gratz
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#21. I am not "cured"
I know I never will be. I will always crave that pain to keep me centered. I will always be just a little astounded when I get through a crisis without putting a blade to my flesh. - Author: J. Kenner
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#22. I can feel the hurt. There's something good about it. Mostly it makes me stop remembering. - Author: Albert Borris
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#23. I decry the injustice of my wounds, only to look down and see that I am holding a smoking gun in one hand and a fistful of ammunition in the other. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#24. If we can find forgiveness in our hearts for those who have caused us hurt and injury, we will rise to a higher level of self-esteem and well-being. - Author: James E. Faust
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#25. Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily; and why older persons, especially if vain or important, cannot learn at all. - Author: Thomas Szasz
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#26. Autonomy ... is freedom to develop one's self - to increase one's knowledge, improve one's skills, and achieve responsibility for one's conduct. And it is freedom to lead one's own life, to choose among alternative courses of action so long as no injury to others results. - Author: Thomas Szasz
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#27. These are the screams within these are the life streams bleeding from skin - Author: Patrick Jones
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#28. Depression never arrives alone in Life. It brings its friends with it despair, self-injury, and suicidal Thoughts. - Author: Unknown
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#29. This might surprise you, but one of the best ways to manage your emotions is simply to experience that emotion and let it run its course. - Author: Kim L. Gratz
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#30. If the parent represses the girl's anger not just once but over and over again, a deeper injury occurs: the girl will eventually dismantle her anger response. Ultimately, it's safer for her to cut off a part of her being than to battle the person on whom her life depends. - Author: Patricia Love
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#31. We can more easily avenge an injury than requite a kindness; on this account, because there is less difficulty in getting the better of the wicked than in making one's self equal with the good. - Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero
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#32. We both knew what it was to hurt our bodies. It's a strange reason to bond with someone, but I think we both needed to feel understood, and, even though we couldn't love ourselves, we could love each other. - Author: Melissa C. Water
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#33. He longed for that year right after the injury, before he met Andy, when it seemed that everything might be improved upon, and that his future self might be something bright and clean, when he knew so little but had such hope, and faith that his hope might one day be rewarded. - Author: Hanya Yanagihara
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#34. Why can't I remember our family Christmas, or a warm spring day, or anything that might have been pleasant? It is as though the filter of recall is itself altered, so that it blocks out everything but the darkest colors of the spectrum. - Author: Caroline Kettlewell
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#35. Told I talked too much
made too much noise

I took up a silent hobby -
Bleeding. - Author: S. Marie
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#36. Appropriate boundaries don't control, attack or hurt anyone. They simply prevent your treasures from being taken at the wrong time. Saying no to adults, who are responsible for getting their own needs met, may cause some discomfort. But it doesn't cause injury. - Author: Henry Cloud
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#37. Better to inflict pain on myself than to let other people do it. - Author: Tracy Thompson
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#38. I stopped. She was bleeding after all. Perfect lines crossed her wrists, not near any crucial veins, but enough to leave wet red tracks across her skin. She hadn;t hit her veins when she did this; death hadn't been her goal. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#39. I used self-injury as a coping mechanism to help me overcome the emotional stress that I was incapable of dealing with in any other way. Self-injury was a means of escape, a way to relieve the numbness, and an expression of the pain within me. Something that the police wouldn't care about. - Author: Stephen Richards
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#40. We can recognize that instead of lashing back, the best answer is turning the other cheek. This may be easy for some, but for others - especially those who have been deeply hurt - abandoning the urge to inflict injury will require spiritual strength, prayer, and self-control. - Author: Anonymous
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#41. A scar nobly got is a good livery of honor. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#42. You try to steer a course in American society that's not self-destructive. But America is a country that inflicts injury. It does not like to see anything that comes in response, and accuses one of anger as if it were an unnatural response. - Author: Randall Robinson
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