Quotes About Suicide Prevention

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Moral conviction and fortitude come from believing in Someone greater than yourself. Seeing a better tomorrow requires faith. The determination to wake up to a new dawn rests in hope.

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Quotes about Suicide Prevention

Image result for winston churchill never give up“Never, never, never give up. In nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in, except to convictions of honor and good sense.” – Winston Churchill

Quotes about Suicide Prevention

“To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.” – G.K. Chesterson

Quotes about Suicide Prevention

Image result for ocean below golden gate bridgeKevin Hines and Ken Baldwin survived their leaps off the Golden Gate Bridge. In the 80 year history of the bridge they are two of about 30 survivors. Over 1600 people have leaped to their deaths since the bridge was opened in 1937. That’s over 20 completed suicides a year.

Following are quotes from both Kevin and Ken about their jumps.

“The millisecond my legs cleared it, the millisecond of true free fall, instant regret for my actions,” said Kevin.

“I just vaulted over, and I realized, at that moment,’ Ken said, ‘this is the stupidest thing I could have done. Everything could have changed.”

Quotes about Suicide Prevention

Hope is a necessity for normal life and the major weapon against the suicide impulse.

Karl A. Menninger