"As a medical doctor, it is my duty to evaluate the situation with as much data as I can gather and as much expertise as I have and as much experience as I have to determine whether or not the wish of the patient is medically justified."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Jack Kevorkian on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Jack Kevorkian on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Jack Kevorkian on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Jack Kevorkian on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Jack Kevorkian on Mark Twain
"I gambled and I lost. I failed in securing my options for this choice for myself, but I succeeded in verifying the Dark Age is still with us."
"A transfer of money should never be involved in this profound situation. Although illness is profound, too, but medicine's a business today. It's a business."
"The Supreme Court of the United States... has validated the Nazi method of execution in... concentration camps, starving them to death."
"I will admit, like Socrates and Aristotle and Plato and some other philosophers, that there are instances where the death penalty would seem appropriate."
"Not one has shown an iota of fear of death. They want to end this agony."