Abortion Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old abortion quotes, abortion sayings, and abortion proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between.

Mother Teresa

Abortion is inherently different from other medical procedures because no other procedure involves the purposeful termination of a potential life.     

Potter Stewart

In abortion, the person who is massacred, physically and morally, is the woman.

Italo Calvino

Abortion is an attack on the family and the humanity that unites us all.

Alveda King

Abortion is defended today as a means of ensuring the equality and independence of women, and as a solution to the problems of single parenting, child abuse, and the feminization of poverty.

Robert Casey

I hate abortions, but just could not make that choice for someone else.     

Barbara Bush

Abortion is an issue of conscience for the Labour party.

Diane Abbott

In the case of abortion, one pits the life of the fetus against the interests of the pregnant woman.

Leon Kass

I've noticed that everybody that is for abortion has already been born.

Ronald Reagan

Abortion on demand has, in my judgment, contributed significantly to an environment in our country in which life has become very cheap.     

Robert Casey

Abortion ... interferes with God's plan--a plan He willed before He created the universe. Abortion is in violation of God-given life.     

Richard C. Halverson

Abortion should not only be safe and legal, it should be rare.

Bill Clinton

Abortion is not a favor for the medical profession to bestow but an obligation for them to perform.

Leslie Cannold

Abortion is the easy way out. It's hardly surprising that people should choose the most convenient exit from awkward situations.     

Tony Abbott

Let's not pretend that abortion isn't about the mass slaughter of innocents.     

Michael Aston

In short, I'm not sure that the abortion problem can be solved by legislation. I think it can only be solved through moral persuasion.     

Tony Campolo

Abortion is a question of choice.

Robert Casey

I don't think there is a good reason for an abortion, but Dr. Jasper made me really realize it was just a racket. He was just doing it for the money. He didn't care about the women.

Norma Mccorvey

The product, abortion, is skillfully marketed and sold to the woman at the crisis time in her life. She buys the product, finds it defective and wants to return it for a refund. But, it's too late.     

Carol Everett

No woman has an abortion for fun.

Elizabeth Joan Smith

Abortion is an act of desperation. It's an awful solution to a situation that God can work out for good through adoption.

Bob Carlisle

Abortion is the ultimate violence.

Robert Casey

Abortion should be listed as a weapon of mass destruction against the voiceless.     

E.A. Bucchianeri

Abortion may bury our children, but it can never bury their memory.

Shadia Hrichi

Abortion is an atrocity. Those who practice or praise it are either damn idiots, misguided fools, or treacherous devils.

Christopher Titus

Abortion is a right I feel must not go away, and I feel like people aren't mobilizing so much because it's so complicated and it's difficult to understand.     

Cynthia Nixon

I do not believe in abortion at will. I do not believe that if a woman just wants to have an abortion she should... I do believe if you have an abortion you are committing murder.

Nancy Reagan

I believe every abortion is a tragedy.

Diane Abbott

If they are opposed to abortion, they should be for preventing unintended pregnancies.     

Louise Slaughter

Abortions will not let you forget. You remember the children you got that you did not get.     

Gwendolyn Brooks