Top 10 Reasons to Not Commit Suicide

There have been countless numbers of suicides going on in the past few years so I've decided to share my thoughts on why you should not kill yourself. Don't even try to kill yourself. It really is not worth it. Trust me.

Anyone considering suicide, remember, you're not alone. Confidential help is available.

In the U.S. you can contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline for free by phone at 1-800-273-8255 or by online chat at There a counselor will listen to you, understand how your problems are affecting you, provide support, and share resources that may be helpful.

Outside the U.S., please seek out the available resources in your country.

The Top Ten

1 Suicide does not take away the pain, it gives it to someone else

What is the use in trying to live a life of nothing but pain. Everyday I get made fun of and abused. I'm done with everyone.

To all of your friends and family - DrayTopTens

Good it will give the one who made you do it pain

If no one cares about you, how would the pain be given to someone else, this is just dumb

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2 You only have one life

All organisms' purpose in life is to reproduce and die. We are supposed to fight for our lives because only the strongest make it. That goes for the birds, fish, dogs, cats, humans, and every other organism on the planet. Except humans are so ignorant that they care about love and friendship. When in reality our friends and family wont be there for us after we die. Our superior intelligence has blinded us to the truth about life. The animals know quite well about what they need to do, but they are not caught up in the prison of love and emotions. Have a nice day! - benstewart1805

Despite the fact I'm an atheist I do believe in reincarnation. - XxembermasterxX

Unless you believe in re-birth. You can be re-born after you die, heck if you get lucky, you'll get the opportunity to start your OWN life all over again.

But yes, suicide is quite risky.

I know that - Commitdie224

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3 People will think you deserved to die because you killed yourself

Do you think that I care?

So what you're saying right here is: I did lots of bad things and made lots and mistakes in my life and my life's totally worthless, and then it's only after I ended the chance of that ever happening ever again is when people will think that I deserve to die.

So what who cares

I feel like nobody cares but everybody cares

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4 You'll miss out on all the great, positive things about life.

Writing is what keeps me sane, in all honesty. - Cyri

Umm what positive things are in life anyway? The only things I'm looking foward to doing is becoming famous. (Which will never happen.)

What if there's not any more positive things in your life anymore?

Even when the going gets tough, there's always a future. - Cyri

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5 You will go to hell

Okay, can we keep religion out of this?

I certainly agree, Heaven and Hell don't have anything to do with suicide (which is a very real and serious issue in today's society). - Sprightly - Sprightly

Hell doesn't exist. In fact, there's no reason to bring up religion in lists that have nothing to do with them.- Sprightly - Sprightly

You should've said
"I don't think Hell is real."
Not just straight up say it. - Luckys

I don't believe in hell - ElSherlock

Atheist here! - XxembermasterxX

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6 It's a permanent solution to a temporary problem

You right though

But my problem is permanent.

This is a Jackseptieye quote! - XxembermasterxX

Some problems may NOT be temporary. You may be dying anyway and all your family is dead

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7 Somebody might need you

What if you have someone that's going through something, like depression or autism or something that changes their life dramatically, and then all of a sudden the person they care about most dies? - RosalinaX

My heart is breaking. On this list and on the "Top 10 best ways to commit suicide" people announced they're going to kill themselves. Please. Don't.

Nobody needs me, they need a life without me

It's not likely

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8 You're never going to get to do what you've always wanted to do

What if all I want to do is die?

What if part of my reason for death is because I can no longer find enjoyment in what I want to do �" - jesuscrust


9 Suicide people don't go to heaven

Then if God exists, why he doesn't do anything with evilness existing in this world?! Is that the best that the "supreme being" could do? Wake up people, praying isn't going to work because it's just a ritualistic pose, not just some stupid supernatural "thing" that's going to actually happen! Great! Now I'm becoming an militant atheist because of religious extremism. - Kevinsidis

He does, but only helps the people who choose to place their faith in Him. - RosalinaX

Ok, lets just say Hell exists I personally think the only person that should go there is the person who wrote "Suicide people don't go to heaven"

I think that this is really hurtful, the people that feel pike this already think that they aren't good enough and saying this to someone just makes everything worse. If I were to look at this I would instantly feel worse than I already felt. This is messed and needs to be taken down, this is not a valid reason!

You can commit suicide and go to heaven... just don't commit suicide - micahisthebest

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10 You will break your parents' hearts

This list is bull! The fact that people believe this as a legit reason not to kill themselves is proof as to how horribly misrepresented this is in the media.

"If you kill yourself it will break everyone's hearts." Oh boo hoo. That is suggesting that your life is less important to you than to others, as if THEY are the ones that should be in charge of your life and decide if you live or die. Often times, one's "loved ones" are the whole reason they want to die, and to suggest to people that they should keep living for their own well-beings is at the same level of insulting as racism or sexism or fascism among other things. If you truly believe in this concept, you deserve to go to hell just as much as the people who "commit suicide" supposedly will!

You had the gall to call said list bull? Have you educated yourself about its devastating effect? - Sprightly - Sprightly

The reason I am suicidal is because of my mom, I don't have a father, but I don't wanna die because I believe in hell.

My parents are dead - Commitdie224

They should have cared in the first place, they will regret that they didn’t care for me like they should have when I was alive - MrsNo_Body

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The Contenders

11 It will affect the lives of others

Everything you do will!

12 You're not the only one who has a difficult or depressing life

Ya that's why they went and killed them self

What does other people's have to do with me, how's it MY problem?

Exactly.People need to realize this. - DarkBoi-X

Your point?

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13 Somebody will always love you

If you don't know who loves you then you haven't met them yet.

No one will ever love me yet here we are

What if nobody ever loved you and ever will love you no matter what you say or do, just how you say or do it, or just when you say or do it, and it's not ever going to matter until you die?

Who? - Camaro6

14 The bad people will win

Oh no, not the bad people!

Tf are the bad people? >: (

What the carp does this have to do with anything

What if the bad person is myself and that's why I want to die �" - jesuscrust

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15 Suicide is not always effective

Well I at least want to try hurt myself

If you fail it... You might be feeling worse than you already are... That's like, the only reason I'm still alive, trying to find a 100% method...

If you fail to suicide you might end up with disabilities or end up with brain damage...

Sometimes, you don't succeed in killing yourself. Rather, you end up seriously injuring yourself instead.

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16 People will miss you

If someone actually cared this might be true. - Camaro6

It may not always feel like it, but there is someone who cares about you. Trust me.

What if nobody liked you or cared about you

True if you kill yourself your only hurting yourself and the ones that love you and care for you so very true.

17 The good in the world will always outweigh the bad, even if it seems like the opposite

Look at he world right now. Look all over the news and what people are doing to other people. Think again

18 Funeral costs

Umh litetarally bruh
what do I care

At least I’m not the one paying for it - Commitdie224

Wouldn't be my problem - Camaro6

If you're dead what do you care

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19 You fear death

This is complete bull! what does whoever made this know about other people?

Stuff it - WoSi

How do you know that I fear death if you don't even know me?

Are you sure about that? I think death is glorious...

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20 It's not worth it

It is worth it

For a while, I was suicidal. But then I thought to myself, "It's not worth it." No matter what, there is one person who loves you in the world. I can assure you of it. Even if you feel alone. - Absolite

21 The people who made life miserable for you, will win

At least I would be at peace and I wouldn't have to put up with the feeling that my father hates me!

Exactly! The bullies or whoever don't care if u live or die they r not affected by it. Only the people that love you and care about u!

Now, why would you want to give them that kind of satisfaction?

What if the person who makes my life miserable is myself - jesuscrust

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22 They were born for a reason

Everyones reason was to die we were all born to die we could all look the same and all have the same job an house if we really wanted

Suicide jokes are NOT funny for the cyberbully who put "Maybe their reason was to die." If he/she was a signed in user he/she would possibly be banned from the website

Maybe their reason was to die


23 Your loved ones will cry

What if you do not have anyone who loved you.

My mother would kill me if I did this! - Britgirl

I considered it loads of times but them I thought it will only make the people I hate happy and hurt the people I love deeply

What if you have no loved ones

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24 You're never get to grow up

Over 200,000 kids have killed them self at the ages of 11-18

I don't want to.

Why is that so important?

Unless if you are an adult - AnonymousChick

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25 No one deserves to die

Wrong, Hitler deserved to die. - Userguy44

Nobody deserves to die unless you’re evil - DrayTopTens

Yet everybody has to eventually?

Do you mean no matter what I've done at all?

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26 Everybody matters

not really

All life is sacred - PeeledBanana

No they don't.

27 Everyone is special In their own ways, so are you!

Every snowflake's different just like you

If everyone on this planet is special than that makes no one special

I'm special in the way I'm the most pathetic person I know.

No you're not
If you think deeper,everyone loves you

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28 Your life is valuable

My life is a speck of dirt...crippled, withered, and crushed.I'm a disgrace to humanity.What use am I? Useful to abuse?

My life's worthless. Like dirt.

Is it? Is it reallly? - Commitdie224

Um no - Camaro6

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29 Not everyone is mean

Everyone is mean when ya get to know them


30 You are the special (reference to the Lego movie)

No one is special if everyone is special.

Shut your face.

Uh... I think everyone is specail is better

Don't get it

31 You have too much to live for

I'm a worthless, helpless, useless piece of human garbage that deserves to die and I feel like I can't find too much joy in what I have to live for any more. And anything better than that that's said about me is just wrong and not true in the slightest.

We did this before

32 You should appreciate the little you have

I try, I just fail at it, and way too much.

I try. - Camaro6


I do very much. My life is great and I have a loving family. My neurotransmitters don't know how to make serotonin and I feel guilty for being so depressed. My life is so good and yet I am chemically unable to be happy. I feel like I'm pretty deserving of death for that reason ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

33 Everyone has flaws and no one is perfect

This very true. If only more people realised this. - Userguy44

But what if your flaws r bigger than every1 elses

34 You won't be loved after you've killed yourself

They never loved me anyway

Every last person on this planet who either has enough common or just simply has enough common who isn't getting paid to say good things about me or to me doesn't have the slightest bit of respect for me.

I'm not loved anyway so there's no point in being here

I won't be loved before I kill myself either. - Camaro6

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35 It doesn't stop life getting worse, it eliminates the chance of it getting better

Except it also keeps me from doing anymore bad things in the future.

36 You will break your children's hearts

What if have no children? - Userguy44

That was insensitive. What if your a kid loving on the street alone and both your parents dies. You have no siblings or family or friend.

What if you didn't have children or parents

Everybody has parents and adults have children. I agree.

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37 There might be another Justin Bieber that will be born after you kill yourself

I understand thsi but really what

What has Justin Bieber to do with commiting suicide? - Userguy44

I have a theory why you shouldn't kill yourself. Think about it. In 1994, Kurt Cobain killed himself and Justin Bieber was born.

I'm starting to think that Justin Bieber was born just to punish us for killing ourselves. Either way these are just my thoughts.

Isn't that more of a reason

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38 They are loved

I don't under stand

No I'm not.

39 If there was a possibility of fixing your problems, you would've just missed every opportunity

Death's also an opportunity to solve all of my problems, too.

40 Your loved ones will cry
41 You'll never meet that special someone

You might kill yourself before you live the day where you meet your one true love who you were destined to encounter. Think about dying just one day before meeting that person. Do you really want to deal with a greater pain with that thought eating you up as well.

Maybe you did, and they died so that's why your committing

Yeah but that special someone won't be that special sooner later

I’ll never meet them anyway ‘cause that person doesn't even exist! - Camaro6

42 It means that the bullies won. And you lost

What if the only person bullying me is myself - jesuscrust

You can prove them wrong tell them your not afraid and you won't end your life because they want you to your perfect I promise

I stead of dieing smack them

Kill them first and see what happens.
Either way you die.

43 You need to try again

This planet's better off without me.

You don't control me, I don't to try anything again if I don't want to at all.

44 Run away from everything

Dying's the best way to do that.

45 You're not gonna get other people to care about you. Most people would just think you were stupid because you killed yourself

Or if they were smart they would think back at the reasons why you killled you’re self, maybe they were the reason - MrsNo_Body

This is very true.

So wrong! People would grieve, not whatever YOU said

Unless it's a stupid reason

46 You'll only hurt yourself

Is it just me, or does that seem obvious enough already?

No, duh

47 Change your history

Are you suggesting that I lie about how my life's gone?

48 Things are never bad enough to cost your life

Not true...

49 If it goes wrong, it will not be pleasant

I was never able to cause anything pleasant in my life anyway.

50 You're not as lonely/useless as what the mean people say

But what if I am, you just don't know it at all just yet?

Thanks for the motivation - MLPFan

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1. It will affect the lives of others
2. People will think you deserved to die because you killed yourself
3. Somebody might need you
1. They are loved
2. They were born for a reason
3. It means that the bullies won. And you lost
1. You will go to hell
2. You only have one life
3. You'll miss out on all the great, positive things about life.

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