Quotations on Victims
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Nearly one in four women will experience domestic violence during her lifetime. And slightly more than half of female victims of domestic violence live in households with children under age 12.
- Lucille Roybal Allard
(Keywords: Age, Experience, Women, Children, Victims, Violence, Will)
I will also continue to fight to provide better economic security for victims of domestic violence.
- Lucille Roybal Allard
(Keywords: Fight, Security, Victims, Violence, Will)
We take our international responsibilities very seriously and will not withdraw our troops from Iraq... Otherwise, the victims of terror in Madrid will have died in vain.
- Marek Belka
(Keywords: Iraq, Terror, Troops, Victims, Will)
Cancer victims who don't accept their fate, who don't learn to live with it, will only destroy what little time they have left.
- Ingrid Bergman
(Keywords: Time, Cancer, Fate, Victims, Will)
Nowadays, with much more racial and ethnic mixing, we are seeing serial killers murdering a variety of victims; whoever comes along will most likely do.
- Pat Brown
(Keywords: Variety, Victims, Will)
Our goodness comes solely from thinking on goodness; our wickedness from thinking on wickedness. We too are the victims of our own contemplation.
- John Jay Chapman
(Keywords: Contemplation, Goodness, Thinking, Victims, Wickedness)
The word survivor suggests someone who has emerged alive from a plane crash or a natural disaster. But the word can also refer to the loved ones of murder victims, and this was the sense in which it was used at a four-day conference in early June at Boston College.
- Godfried Danneels
(Keywords: Boston, College, Disaster, June, Murder, Sense, Victims, Word)
Solutions will not be found while Indigenous people are treated as victims for whom someone else must find solutions.
- Malcolm Fraser
(Keywords: People, Victims, Will)
Even small cults are a serious cost on the world economy, to victims, their families, employers, friends, and credit-card companies.
- Keith Henson
(Keywords: Credit, Economy, Friends, Victims, World)
The great masses of the people will more easily fall victims to a big lie than to a small one.
- Adolf Hitler
(Keywords: Lie, People, Victims, Will)
The East Timorese government does not believe that we should consider compensation for the victims because there are tens of thousands of people who were, in one way or another, affected by the violence either directly or indirectly.
- Jose Ramos Horta
(Keywords: Government, People, Victims, Violence)
We are all victims because of the circumstances, but I'm not sure what to say to any one who has lost a loved one. I know the feeling myself, and words just don't do much to ease the pain.
- Lonnie Earl Johnson
(Keywords: Circumstances, Feeling, Pain, Victims, Words)
A great number of the women are victims to falling of the womb and weakness in the spine; but these are necessary results of their laborious existence, and do not belong either to climate or constitution.
- Fanny Kemble
(Keywords: Women, Climate, Constitution, Existence, Results, Victims, Weakness)
I don't think women should look like costumes. I don't think they should look like fashion victims. I think these (clothes) are for women that want to look sexy. They want to look smart.
- Ralph Lauren
(Keywords: Women, Fashion, Victims, Want)
I'm interested in how artists and writers do this, using art as therapy. Escaping into the worlds we create. We're all victims and few of us are truly free.
- David Lloyd
(Keywords: Art, Artists, Therapy, Victims, Writers)
Men are so simple and so much inclined to obey immediate needs that a deceiver will never lack victims for his deceptions.
- Niccolo Machiavelli
(Keywords: Men, Needs, Victims, Will)
Black people are victims of an enormous amount of violence. None of those things can take place without the complicity of the people who run the schools and the city.
- Toni Morrison
(Keywords: People, Schools, Victims, Violence)
We hear so much about weapons of mass destruction. But nine out of 10 war victims are killed by guns. It's the AK-47 that's a weapon of mass destruction.
- Andrew Niccol
(Keywords: War, Destruction, Victims, Weapons)
The Second World War claimed tens of millions of victims.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen
(Keywords: War, Victims, World, World war)
Terrorism has once again shown it is prepared deliberately to stop at nothing in creating human victims. An end must be put to this. As never before, it is vital to unite forces of the entire world community against terror.
- Vladimir Putin
(Keywords: Community, End, Nothing, Terror, Terrorism, Victims, World)
We owe it to the flood victims of New Orleans to give them truthful answers as to why this event took place and to assure our citizens that tragedies like this will never happen again.
- Charles Rangel
(Keywords: Answers, Victims, Will)
A massive state and federal effort, the likes of which we've never seen is going to be needed. We can do it for tsunami victims half a world away. We can do it for our own citizens.
- Al Roker
(Keywords: Effort, State, Victims, World)
I want to warn potential victims. Many of them are women, and many of them are battered women. It's a cause for me. When I look back, though, so many of the books I've written are about wives who just couldn't get away.
- Ann Rule
(Keywords: Women, Books, Cause, Potential, Victims, Want, Wives)
The book grew out of the introduction I did for Brady's Gates of Janus. I knew that the writing in that introduction had a better than average chance of being read by people involved in Brady's life - parents of victims, police, Brady himself.
- Peter Sotos
(Keywords: Life, People, Being, Chance, Parents, Police, Victims, Writing)
What pedophiles and people who have sexual desires on children lose sight of to a terrible, terrible degree - a devastating degree - is that their victims are real people who will suffer forever whatever abuses are perpetrated on them.
- Jock Sturges
(Keywords: People, Children, Sight, Victims, Will)
My heart goes out to victims and survivors of the Hurricane Katrina tragedy and to their families. This disaster will go down in history books as one of the largest natural disasters in U.S. history.
- Ellen Tauscher
(Keywords: History, Heart, Books, Disaster, Disasters, Tragedy, Victims, Will)