Reasons People Commit Suicide


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I heard a saying "if you can't stand the heat get out of the kitchen". What if the kitchen is life and the heat is its toil? Suicide would be the only way to "get out of the kitchen"

2They feel lonely.
I'm 36 had heaps of broken relationships done six years jail gone through heaps of violence have just lost my car business have no money with post traumatic stress disorder and am alone find it hard to make friends... Good reason
Sorry, but I don't think I've ever heard of a good reason. Life is amazing. Just look it from different eyes :) Look for help! Life is beautiful!


I too feel so lonely even though I have more friends. But I think there just acting like that
[Newest]Lots of this stuff explains my past attempts


3They're bullied too much, and they can't take it.
Very true. They feel like there is no way out!

4They get too depressed
I wish I could help every person that feels like no one cares cause I care an it makes me sad and morn that they kill themselves because of It I didn't even know them I was suicidal I tried suicide it didn't work but I listen to this band and realised they where like me and though no one cared an it breaks their harts to see millions of people die of depression that they once suffered
They feel as if no one can help them
This is my reason, and I'm sure the most common.

5Sexual Abuse

6Loss of hope
This has to be #1. I know this is why I feel suicidal
Definitely should be #1


7They're afraid that their biggest secret will be known.
I don't agree with this. Are you turning such a distressing incident into a joke?
I have secrets that if they come out, I will be arrested and put to death.
Especially if someone threaten them.


8Abusive parents
Most people that do have abusive parents do get really depressed as parents abusive you, its like your parents don't love you and it brings you down, sorry its really hard to explain, I'm 14 and have had many people in my life commit suicide for many reasons :(

9They failed their exams.
Who came up with this list, a 6 year old?

10Mental Disorders

The Contenders

This makes no sense to be on the list espically in the spot it is in because all of these things cause depression therefore making it the only reason for suicide

12They've been humiliated because they're gay or fat.
Teen LGBT people tend to commit suicide more than straight people because it's crazy how closed-minded is our society. They are getting bullied and people make them feel like crap, like they want to change who they are. And with fat people, it's the same thing. That's why there are so many young girls with eating disorders, because the society brainwashes them to be something they are not and they end up killing themselves.

13Drug Abuse
This isn't a reason it's a method

14Emotional Neglect

15They think good people don't exist anymore

16They're stressed out

17Bullying And Complexes

18Domestic Abuse

19Despair in life
Failing to appreciate the value of the little things we can do to bring joy to life, it is easy to give up on the whole mess.

20Sexual Orientation

21Broke up with is 1st girlfriend

22Justin Bieber
Okay, are you serious!?!?! That's not even funny. Whoever added this is... Let's just say, a jerk.
Stop being butthurt this was hilarious

23Philosophical Desire To Die

24Offended by the way of the world.
We live in a world where reproductive abandon feeds violent abandon from the amoeba to the man. This in the context of universal self absorption expressed in diseases, predation, violence and war. Still, there are very good reasons to live and the best one is taking the sad song and making it better.

25Their life is being controlled by someone else
My controlling husband dumped me after 43 years of marriage. Have no home or sufficient income from my assets. Realise now that I have been depressed for years. Loving children the main reason I'm alive.
I have been controlled by my husband for years. I just can't fight it anymore. I am 63 years old and I am ready to quit
If you can't have your own life, it's not worth it for some people :(

26Bergeron won the cover vote
My parents killed themselves because of it and my brother and sister killed themselves to why

27Oshie lost the cover vote for NHL 15
My brother killed himself because of it

28Financial problems
This make up most of the suicides in my country

29Loss of a Child
Many times is the thought I had after losing my daughter!
Even though I don't know you I want to say I'm sorry for your lost. May she rest in peace.

30It is the only way to relieve the complete all-consuming total pain
The crushing mental and physical pain has spread to every cell in your body and is so intense that you welcome the only way to end that pain


32They're Suffering from Cancer

33They're Offended
I know I try to kill myself when I get butthurt,

34They are too scared to live on earth
The world is a scary place

35Extreme depression

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