World Suicide Prevention Day, commemorated on September 10, aims to raise awareness of suicide prevention globally. The day is celebrated for raising awareness about the topic of suicide and talking about ways to prevent it. In 2013, the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) hosted the first World Suicide Prevention Day.
Death due to suicide is often associated with mental health/depression/anxiety/fear or other related problems. The suicide rate is increasing day by day and people also suffer from mental illness.
Here are 10 powerful quotes on World Suicide Prevention Day that help in preventing suicidal thoughts.
“Soak up the views. Take in the bad weather and the good weather. You are not the storm.”
Most of the people who committed suicide did so because they were helpless and did not know how to move on with their lives.
Problems in love life, problems in academic life, problems in professional life, whatever the problem might be, committing suicides is never the solution.
You may not understand today or tomorrow, but eventually, God will reveal why you went through everything you did.
A depressed person may need just a few talking sessions with a friend or a family member to vent out his grievances and that might just convince him that taking his life is not the solution.
Be kind because you never know how something that you consider trivial can affect someone else and who knows, might even drive them to take their own lives.
The person who commits suicide dies once. Those left behind die a thousand deaths, trying to relive those terrible moments and understand… why?
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. – Nelson Mandela
There are many good things in life and when you are stuck in a bad phase try to remember the things that make you happy and you will find the urge to live again.
Suicide is not an easy thing to commit and if you are willing to put in so much effort in taking your life, you can also put in thàt much of effort in trying to solve the problem.
The World Health Organization reports that 800,000 people die each year, from suicide, which boils down to 1 death every 40 seconds and that does not include 20 million attempted suicide.
September 10 is celebrated as World Suicide Prevention Day. It is a day of awareness commemorated for giving worldwide commitments and actions to prevent suicide.