l never attempted to commit suicide
l tried to commit suicide once
l tried to commit suicide more than once
l thought about commiting suicide but never attempted
l never thought about commiting suicide
l usually tend to commit suicide but always prevent myself
I've never considered or attempted suicide up til now.
I might consider it in the future if I get Alzheimer's (which runs in my family) or if I have some incurable disease that's killing me slowly and painfully.
If you build a man a fire, he'll be warm for a day.
If you set a man on fire, he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
Ummmm....you really and honestly have no idea about this do you?
Mental health issues are often times not things that cowardice or courage have any relationship with.
Please don't try to broad-brush something as serious as suicide with a simple black & white statement of non-fact.
I decided a long time ago there isn't someone or something that's worth taking my life over..
when someone or something upsets me I just plot to get even..
"God is the name by which I designate all things which cross my path violently and recklessly, all things which alter my plans and intentions, and change the course of my life, for better or for worse."
-C G Jung
Suicide is one of the very few things in Japanese culture I frown upon. They saw 自殺 (self + kill) as more honorable than being captured by an enemy. I see it as an immediate ticket to hell.
"With me everything turns into mathematics."
"It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well."
"It is truth very certain that, when it is not in one's power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is more probable." -- Rene Descartes
There's no defined line where one can control the urge and one can't.
Once someone passes that line all bets are off.
And each mind, body, soul places that line in a different spot.
Some women can over-come being raped and go on to lead a productive life.
Are you suggesting that since some can "get passed it" that all should be able to?