Birth Control Quotes

Contraceptives should be used on every conceivable occasion.

The government of the United States deliberately encourages and even makes necessary by its laws the breeding – with a breakneck rapidity of idiots, defective, diseased, feeble-minded, and criminal classes. Billions of dollars are expended by our state and federal governments and by private charities and philanthropies for the care, the maintenance, and the perpetuation […]

The most merciful thing a large family can do to one of its infant members is to kill it. (Sanger was making an ironic comment-not a prescriptive one-about the horrifying rate of infant mortality among large families of early 20th-century urban America. The statement, as grim as the conditions that prompted Sanger to make it, […]

We are starting a movement in the state legislatures… to forbid the installation of clinics that dispense contraceptives.

No matter how old a mother is she watches her middle-aged children for signs of improvement.

Condoms should be marketed in three sizes, jumbo, colossal and super-colossal so that men do not have to go in and ask for the small.

Philosopher Malthus came here last week. I got an agreeable party for him of unmarried people. There was only one lady who had had a child; but he is a good-natured man, and, if there are no appearances of approaching fertility, is civil to every lady.

Prevention of birth is a precipitation of murder.

Just saying ‘no’ prevents teenage pregnancy the way ‘Have a nice day’ cures chronic depression.

I rely on my personality for birth control.