Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 50
Destruction Answer

Suicide is not an answer, it's destruction.

- Al Green

Always Gonna

But of course it's always gonna be Suicide, our fingerprints, ya know? You can't ever get rid of that.

- Alan Vega

Always Might

That's the thing about suicide. Try as you might to remember how a person lived his life, you always end up thinking about how he ended it.

- Anderson Cooper

Die Civilizations

Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder.

- Arnold J. Toynbee

Courage Political

Political courage is not political suicide.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Problem Serious

There is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide.

- Albert Camus

Two People Maggie

A suicide kills two people, Maggie, that's what it's for!

- Arthur Miller

Thoughts Own

On 'Phoenix,' I talk about thoughts of suicide and my whole life. It's called 'Phoenix' because it's talking about dying - but when a phoenix dies, it's reborn from its own ashes. I related to that.

- ASAP Rocky

Die Always

Suicide sometimes proceeds from cowardice, but not always; for cowardice sometimes prevents it; since as many live because they are afraid to die, as die because they are afraid to live.

- Charles Caleb Colton

Makers Financiers

Guantanamo Bay houses enemy combatants ranging from terrorist trainers and recruiters to bomb makers, would-be suicide bombers, and terrorist financiers.

- Chris Chocola

Japanese Before

In the case of the Japanese, they usually commit suicide before they make any apology.

- Chuck Grassley

Me Been

Depression is close to me, but suicide hasn't been.

- Claire Forlani

Perfect Bad

So smoking is the perfect way to commit suicide without actually dying. I smoke because it's bad, it's really simple.

- Damien Hirst

Social Select

We look for the sermon in the suicide, for the social or moral lesson in the murder of five. We interpret what we see, select the most workable of the multiple choices.

- Joan Didion

Believe Iran

I don't believe Iran is a suicide state.

- John Abizaid

Lasts Wastes

Remember, democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There never was a democracy yet that did not commit suicide.

- John Adams

Terrorists Trained

The way the terrorist is trained to operate, especially the suicide terrorists, makes punishment and the threat of punishment far less valuable to those who would prevent the crime.

- John Ashcroft

Commit Suggest

If you don't do it my way, I suggest you commit suicide.

- Josef Albers

More Could

I just couldn't go back to Suddenly Susan after David Strickland's suicide. I didn't see how we could make the show light and funny any more.

- Judd Nelson

Concerned Alarming

I am also deeply concerned with the widespread, often undiagnosed, incidents of PTSD and the alarming suicide rates amongst our returning soldiers.

- Barbara Lee


I have a suicide impulse.

- Hal Holbrook


Drunkenness is temporary suicide.

- Bertrand Russell

Chance Always

The great thing about suicide is that it's not one of those things you have to do now or you lose your chance. I mean, you can always do it later.

- Harvey Fierstein

Death Telling

Suicide is man's way of telling God, 'You can't fire me - I quit.'

- Bill Maher


Suicide is not a remedy.

- James A. Garfield

Again Sufficiently

Perhaps the saddest irony of depression is that suicide happens when the patient gets a little better and can again function sufficiently.

- Dick Cavett

Audience Hamlet

Would Hamlet have felt the delicious fascination of suicide if he hadn't had an audience, and lines to speak?

- Jean Genet

Own Been

Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it. Has it ever been said that a man who throws himself out the window to escape from a fire is guilty of suicide?

- Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Social Which

Each victim of suicide gives his act a personal stamp which expresses his temperament, the special conditions in which he is involved, and which, consequently, cannot be explained by the social and general causes of the phenomenon.

- Emile Durkheim

Think Committed

I don't think Jimi committed suicide in the conventional way. He just decided to exit when he wanted to.

- Eric Burdon

Answered Another

One said of suicide, As long as one has brains one should not blow them out. And another answered, But when one has ceased to have them, too often one cannot.

- F. H. Bradley

Alone Transform

Life is only a long and bitter suicide, and faith alone can transform this suicide into a sacrifice.

- Franz Liszt

Nation Commit

Industry entirely left to itself, would soon fall to ruin, and a nation letting everything alone would commit suicide.

- Friedrich List

Deal Plight

The Israelis have suffered a great deal, we must condemn suicide bombers, and we must never say that the plight of the Palestinians justifies this terrible thing.

- George Carey

Change Need

We need to change the culture of this topic and make it OK to speak about mental health and suicide.

- Luke Richardson

Other Lives

We decided to speak publicly about suicide because we wanted to make a difference in other people's lives.

- Luke Richardson

Time Our Time

The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.

- Theodor Adorno

Note Even

Write something, even if it's just a suicide note.

- Gore Vidal

Science Creed

Science commits suicide when it adopts a creed.

- Thomas Huxley

Show First-Hand

It would be suicide in the American academy to show too early an interest beyond your doctoral specialization: charges of everything from charlatanry to ambition would be levied and tenure denied. I've seen this first-hand.

- Tony Judt

Against Pubs

I know of no wars started by anyone to impose lack of religion on someone else. We have lethal Sunni v Shia, Catholic against Protestant, but no agnostic suicide bombers attack crowded atheist pubs.

- Simon Hoggart

Solve Infinitely

Suicide doesn't solve your problems. It only makes them infinitely, un-countably worse.

- Sinead O'Connor

Die Want

If you want your writing to be taken seriously, don't marry and have kids, and above all, don't die. But if you have to die, commit suicide. They approve of that.

- Ursula K. Le Guin

Best War

As history since Hiroshima shows, the best, perhaps the only, way to curb war is to deter it with such overwhelming force as to turn it from a struggle into suicide.

- Martin Van Creveld

New Martha

I have a new joke today. Martha Stewart's on suicide watch. They had to unplug all of her ovens.

- Rip Taylor

Book Committed

No one ever committed suicide while reading a good book, but many have tried while trying to write one.

- Robert Byrne

Pretty Saw

I saw Suicide in '74 and it was pretty horrifying.

- Robert Quine

Slight Counterpart

The counterpart of the suicide is the seeker; but the difference between them is slight.

- Paul Watzlawick

Right Place Looked

The suicide arrives at the conclusion that what he is seeking does not exist; the seeker concludes that what he has not yet looked in the right place.

- Paul Watzlawick

Sofa About

The best I can say is that it's better for me to write about despair and darkness than to be incapable of getting off the sofa. It's better to write about suicide than to contemplate it too heavily.

- Paul Westerberg