45 Toxic Family Quotes [To Aid You Heal From Past Trauma]

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A toxic family can be a force to reckon with and drive you crazy if you are not careful with them. The 45 toxic family quotes here will help you handle them gracefully.

Indeed, toxic family members can drive you nuts if you don’t set personal boundaries. Toxic family members quotes about toxic family relationships can be of great use in such situations.

If you come from a dysfunctional family, it can affect your self-image and self-esteem but these quotes about toxic family members will come to the rescue.

With that said, here are the 45 toxic family quotes and toxic family members quotes to help you deal with toxic family relationships without unnecessary drama.

45 Toxic Family Quotes 

1. You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you as you are to them. “Desmond Tutu.’’

2. The more dysfunctional, the more some family members seek to control the behaviour of others. “David W. Earle’’.

3. Families always have these unspoken dramas and when at holidays, everyone is supposed to sit down and pretend that none of that is happening. “Richard La Graveness.’’

4. Family is supposed to be our safe haven. Very often, it’s the place we find the deepest heartache. “Lyanla Vansant.’’

5. In the process of letting go, you will lose many things from the past but you will find yourself. “Deepak Chopra.’’

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6. It’s not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons. “Jonathan Schiller.’’

7. I may be the black sheep of the family but at least I am me and not a fictitious white sheep I am not. “Trialsandtests.’’

8. Cutting people off doesn’t have limits. Family can get cut off too if they are causing you stress. Eliminate any negativity in your circle. “The goodvibe.co.’’

9. Sometimes, it’s necessary to temporarily distance yourself physically from toxic family members for the sake of your well being if they prove to be too toxic to be around them. “Trialsandtests.’’

10. Just because they are your family doesn’t mean that they know what’s best for you or your life. “Trialsandtests.”

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11. I wonder why I feel I am treated like an enemy in a place where I am supposed to be welcome. Trialsandtests.

12. A toxic family is even worst than a toxic relationship. Rohan Chouhan.

13. When you are young, they assume you know nothing. T.S.

14. It’s sad how I can trust teachers more than my parents. Dawn Andrews.

15. They say they love you but they treat you like the worst criminal on earth. Shame. Trialsandtests.

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16. I was born into this family but all I got was hate in a place where I was supposed to get love and acceptance. Trialsandtests.

17. A family that treats you like an enemy is no family to be proud of at all. Trialsandtests.

18. Brother or sister has no meaning if they treat each other like worst enemies. Trialsandtests.

19. It’s so sad the even people closely related by blood can betray each other. Trialsandtests.

20. Blood relations cease to have their use if people related by it behave otherwise. Trialsandtests.

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21. How can you say you are my family when all you did is malign me as if I am your worst enemy. Trialsandtests.

22. The people I looked up to for comfort are the ones who make me depressed. Trialsandtests.

23. You may be my family but I won’t let you get away with your toxic behaviour. Trialsandtests.

24. Too much fighting and drama in a place where love, peace and harmony must be the norm. Trialsandtests.

25. Families must be built on love, trust and acceptance but dysfunctional families have no such traits, which is why they are what they are. Trialsandtests.

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26. All I wanted from you was love and acceptance but all I was given hate and rejection. Trialsandtests.

27. Dysfunctional families can’t give you love because love can’t come from people who don’t love themselves in the first place. Trialsandtests.

28. Families get dysfunctional if they are built of a faulty foundation of hate and resentment. Trialsandtests.

29. Love them but don’t let their drama affect your life. Trialsandtests.

30. The best revenge against toxic family members is not fighting back. Trialsandtests.

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31. Blood doesn’t make you family. Some of the most demonic and demeaning people in your life share your DNA. Temi Ade.

32. Love them from a distance. Pray for them, wish them well, but don’t allow them to abuse you. Kimber Waul.

33. It’s so disheartening to see people who are supposed to love you use you for their selfish purposes. Trialsandtests.

34. It’s just that you will never be good enough for certain people no matter how much love you give them. Trialsandtests.

35. Just because they are your family doesn’t mean that they are your friends. Beverly Miller.

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36. Family or not I will cut you off. That saying “but that’s family” means nothing if a family is toxic and means you no good. Morgan Sharee.

37. And a person’s enemies will be those of his own household. Mathew 10:36.

38. Tragically, your worst enemies will always come from your own household. Trialsandtests.

39. Cut them out if all they want is to use you for their personal gain. Trialsandtests.

40. Learn to cut your losses fast if you realize you are just being used for their selfish motives. Trialsandtests.

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41. Not everyone deserves full access to you that included toxic family members. Trialsandtests.

42. If all they bring into your life is pain and misery, you need to start cutting your losses fast. Trialsandtests.

43. Sometimes you have to accept the fact that some people can’t handle you doing well, having the peace they don’t or knowing how to receive kindness.  Let them go. Lavon Fr.

44. Humans can be so ugly sometimes that the ones you love the most would only love to see you fall. It’s a cruel world. Sidney Albury.

45. Sometimes, Satan uses the people closest to you to hinder you from getting the best God has in store for your life. Trialsandtests.

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Final Thoughts

These are all the 45 toxic family quotes I had to share with you in this post and I hope you found them helpful. If you need therapy and counselling to heal from the damage a toxic family has done to you, please, by all means, seek professional counselling and therapy. In closing, if you found this post beneficial, kindly share this article with everyone you know as they will benefit as well. As you know, sharing is caring indeed.

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