Broken Family Quotes

Quotes tagged as "broken-family" (showing 1-6 of 6)
Anthony Liccione
“The thing I miss most from home, is having a home.”
Anthony Liccione

Rainbow Rowell
“Every time, he breaks your hearts. And every time, he expects me to pick up the pieces.”
Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park

“It’s been five years…
Five years I’ve watched this family rip apart bit by bit…
Love turned into hate,
Laughs turned into cries,
and anger turned into violence,
Nights likes these I hope it’ll get better maybe not now…
Maybe later on…
But…
It just seems to get worse.”
Celine Alesha Chadee

Natalie Brenner
“I wanted to forgive my mom and my dad so badly for the deep hurt they caused, the fear their broken marriage invoked in me, but I also didn’t want to pretend anymore. Pretending is exhausting.”
Natalie Brenner, This Undeserved Life: Uncovering The Gifts of Grief and The Fullness of Life

Deb Caletti
“What came next wasn't exactly silence, because although it was quiet, a thousand things were being said. I hated that part about an unhappy household--that feeling of being perched and listening, the way an animal must feel at night in the dark, assessing danger.”
Deb Caletti, Wild Roses

“I like things that are kind of falling apart," he admitted to another interviewer. "[Because] I come from a broken home, I guess. I like things that have been ignored or need to be put back together.”
Barney Hoskyns, Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits