Euthanasia Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew Coyne” float=”none” width=”100%”]A society that believes in nothing can offer no argument even against death. A culture that has lost its faith in life cannot comprehend why it should be endured.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthony Fisher” float=”none” width=”100%”]Euthanasia as an act intended to shorten life with a supposedly merciful motivation, and proposed to focus on the giving of a lethal injection as the act.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthony Fisher” float=”none” width=”100%”]Instead of employing euthanasia, we need to provide palliative care, showing the afflicted that they are loved and respected by our caring for them, not by saying, You would be better off dead.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthony Fisher” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is a comfort to learn that there is still interest in the morality of killing people. For that is what euthanasia is – killing people. You can safely bet that every time euthanasia is successfully performed there is a corpse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bobby Schindler” float=”none” width=”100%”]The success or failure of the euthanasia movement is based on the classification of feeding tubes as a medical treatment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brittany Maynard” float=”none” width=”100%”]Having the choice at the end of my life has become incredibly important. It has given me a sense of peace during a time that otherwise would be dominated by fear, uncertainty and pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Hume” float=”none” width=”100%”]Absolute monarchy is the easiest death, the true Euthanasia of the British constitution.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Diane Coleman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Assisted suicide is not a benefit, it’s a threat.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Diane Coleman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Assisted suicide will discriminate against the old, the ill and the disabled.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dustin Hoffman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Euthanasia is legal in Hollywood. They just kill the film if it doesn’t succeed immediately.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”G.K. Chesterton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Think of all those ages through which men have had the courage to die, and then remember that we have actually fallen to talking about having the courage to live.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ingrid Newkirk” float=”none” width=”100%”]Euthanasia is the kindest gift to a dog or cat unwanted and unloved.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jack Kevorkian” float=”none” width=”100%”]Yes, we need euthanasia, for certain cases where people are in comas or too immobile to even press a button.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kenneth Stevens” float=”none” width=”100%”]Assisted suicide is a reversal of the proper role of a doctor as a healer, comforter and consoler to an improper role of the physician causing a patient’s death.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marya Mannes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Euthanasia is simply to be able to die with dignity at a moment when life is devoid of it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Bassey Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Just as the unwanted pregnancy, there are unwanted people in your life you should strive to abort, and such abortion is not sin, nor harm, but the eradication of a destructive foetus.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Miriam Toews” float=”none” width=”100%”]The whole notion of pain, and how every individual experiences pain, is up for debate. We don’t know how another person experiences pain – physical pain or psychic pain. Some of these clinics where assisted suicide or euthanasia is practiced, they call it weariness of life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Neil Gorsuch” float=”none” width=”100%”]Far from definitively resolving the assisted suicide issue, the court’s decisions seem to assure that the debate over assisted suicide and euthanasia is not yet over – and may have only begun.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pearl S. Buck” float=”none” width=”100%”]Euthanasia is a long, smooth-sounding word, and it conceals its danger as long, smooth words do, but the danger is there, nevertheless.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter Singer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Of all the arguments against voluntary euthanasia, the most influential is the slippery slope: once we allow doctors to kill patients, we will not be able to limit the killing to those who want to die.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope John Paul II” float=”none” width=”100%”]Euthanasia and assisted suicide are never acceptable acts of mercy. They always gravely exploit the suffering and desperate, extinguishing life in the name of the quality of life itself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope John Paul II” float=”none” width=”100%”]Euthanasia is a grave violation of the law of God, since it is the deliberate and morally unacceptable killing of a human person.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope John Paul II” float=”none” width=”100%”]The choice of euthanasia becomes more serious when it takes the form of a murder committed by others on a person who has in no way requested it and who has never consented to it. The height of arbitrariness and injustice is reached when certain people, such as physicians or legislators, arrogate to themselves the power to decide who ought to live and who ought to die.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope John Paul II” float=”none” width=”100%”]The legal toleration of abortion or of euthanasia can in no way claim to be based on respect for the conscience of others, precisely because society has the right and the duty to protect itself against the abuses which can occur in the name of conscience and under the pretext of freedom.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ramman Kenoun” float=”none” width=”100%”]Killing someone is the ultimate crime, while on the other hand, killing someone in uniform is fulfillment of duty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Paul Evans” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some so fear the future that they suffocate the present. It’s like committing suicide to avoid being murdered.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stella Young” float=”none” width=”100%”]The killing of a disabled person is not ‘compassionate’. It is not ‘euthanasia’. It is murder.[/wpsm_quote]