Physician Assisted Suicide Quotes by Ezekiel Emanuel, Stephen Hawking and many others.
Physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia have been profound ethical issues confronting doctors since the birth of Western medicine, more than 2,000 years ago.
I think those who have a terminal illness and are in great pain should have the right to choose to end their own life, and those that help them should be free from prosecution.
We don’t let animals suffer, so why humans?
Americans tend to endorse the use of physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia when the question is abstract and hypothetical.
By establishing a social policy that keeps physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia illegal but recognizes exceptions, we would adopt the correct moral view: the onus of proving that everything had been tried and that the motivation and rationale were convincing would rest on those who wanted to end a life.