220 Total Quotes

Abortion Quotes

Brooke Shields
Too many people use abortion as a form of birth control. And that's very wrong. I could never, ever have an abortion.
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Patty Murray
The FDA is redefining birth control as abortion, ... The FDA is setting the bar higher for this kind of drug.
Patty Murray Permalink
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John Ashcroft
While women need the right to birth control and abortion, we also need to be able to have and raise children, and that means equal opportunity, good jobs and equal pay.
John Ashcroft Permalink
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The scientific and medical definition of abortion is after implantation, ... These birth control pills are used to prevent pregnancy, not to stop it. This is not abortion.
Mary Pendergast Permalink
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Brooke Shields
I could never, ever have an abortion.
Brooke Shields Permalink
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If men could get pregnant, abortion would be a sacrament
Florynce Kennedy Permalink
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Teresa Calcutta
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.
Teresa Calcutta Permalink
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Mother Teresa
The greatest threat to world peace is abortion!!!
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Phil McGraw
If your neighbor has a completely different view on abortion, gay marriage, stem cell research, all of those things, you still are both Americans. Neither one of you is necessarily more patriotic than the other. Neither loves their country any more than the other one does.
Phil McGraw Permalink
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Republicans are against abortion until their daughters need one, Democrats are for abortion until their daughter wants one
Grace McGarvie Permalink
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If the anti-abortion movement took a tenth of the energy they put into noisy theatrics and devoted it to improving the lives of children who have been born into lives of poverty, violence, and neglect, they could make a world shine.
Michael Tucker Permalink
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Kids are facing problems earlier. Teen problems run the gamut: problems with friends, boyfriends, girlfriends, to suicide and abortion.
Matt Robinson Permalink
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While the political debate over abortion will continue for a very long time, the federal government can and should be doing more to support programs and services that provide women with better options.
Tim Ryan Permalink
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pointing out that abortion should not be opposed for economic reasons any more than racism ... should be supported or opposed for economic reasons. Immoral policies are wrong because they are wrong, not because of an economic calculation.
William Bennett Permalink
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I frankly don't care if you agree with my stand on abortion. I take that stand because no other stand is consistent with decent principles, and no other standard is consistent with the will of God.
Alan Keyes Permalink
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Julie Burchill
The freedom that women were supposed to have found in the Sixties largely boiled down to easy contraception and abortion; things to make life easier for men, in fact.
Julie Burchill Permalink
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There is a strong correlation between belief in evolution and liberal views on government control, pornography, prayer in schools, abortion, gun control, economic freedom, and even animal rights.
Phyllis Schlafly Permalink
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Joseph Muscat
Democracy also meant that people could speak out without fear of intimidation and that was one of this movement’s commitments. The movement reflected values, including the fundamental value of life, and was against abortion.
Joseph Muscat Permalink
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Too many people in America believe that if you are pro-choice that means pro-abortion. It doesn't. I don't want abortion. Abortion should be the rarest thing in the world. I am actually personally opposed to abortion. But I don't believe that I have a right to take what is an article of faith to me and legislate it to other people. That's not how it works in America.
Senator Kerry Permalink
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I can't find the word 'abortion' in the Constitution or the Declaration of Independence . . . yet in those words, the right to life is the first right cited.
Gary Bauer Permalink
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So much of where the justices go in terms of terrorism, law enforcement, even abortion, a range of issues will depend on the court's composition in coming years.
Edward Lazarus Permalink
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This case was more about the scope of federal racketeering law than it was about abortions or abortion rights.
Andrew Cohen Permalink
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Arlen Specter
on many key issues such as congressional power; presidential authority; women's rights including abortion; civil rights including voting and affirmative action; defendants' rights including the death penalty; prayer; and technology of the future.
Arlen Specter Permalink
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The law should make abortion illegal in all cases. Abortion never is right.
Gary Smith Permalink
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Ronald Reagan
Make no mistake, abortion-on-demand is not a right guaranteed by the Constitution. No serious scholar, including one disposed to agree with the Court's result, has argued that the framers of the Constitution intended to create such a right.
Ronald Reagan Permalink
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Edward Abbey
Abolition of a woman's right to abortion, when and if she wants it, amounts to compulsory maternity: a form of rape by the State.
Edward Abbey Permalink
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There's a lot of centrism among the public about abortion, ... It's very easy for the activists to scare most Americans, who have a nuanced view of abortion, either from the pro-life or the pro-choice perspective.
Andrew Kohut Permalink
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Rick Santorum
Thirty-two years after the legalization of abortion by the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, the majority of Americans consider themselves pro-life.
Rick Santorum Permalink
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A majority of Americans oppose partial-birth abortion, and Judge Hamilton's decision flies in the face of Congress passing and President Bush signing legislation banning such horrible acts of violence.
Marc Racicot Permalink
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Millions of Americans are sick and tired of their tax dollars being used to underwrite Planned Parenthood -- the largest abortion chain and most aggressive promoter of sexual immorality in our nation.
David Bereit Permalink
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