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#NoTobaccoDay: 10 messages to send to your friends to make them stop smoking


Smoking kills!
Cigarette smoking is injurious to health!

These stark health warnings are printed in every cigarette packets. But who cares? Cigarette has its own journey in every smokers life. Initially as a cool quotient, then as a tea companion, then a stress buster and the last one ‘addiction’. There is something about this thin tube filled with tobacco that makes smokers utterly irresistible. Difficult to understand the pleasure they get in perching the paper tube between the lips. It is a myth that people smoke cigarette, the truth is it consumes the body from inside. Not to forget its return gift in the form of lung diseases and high blood pressure.

The truth is smokers are a stubborn bunch of people. No matter how you try to make them quit smoking your efforts will not bear any fruits. Even if they genuinely try to quit, they are back to pavilion every single time. So today to make your life a little better we have compiled a list of 10 messages you can send to your friends, colleagues or anyone who smokes, to make them realise it is never too late.

Also read: Why you need to stop smoking right now! 

Messages to forward to your friends

  • 01

    Lose weight

    Smoking helps in losing weight, one lung at a time.


  • 02

    Dying young!

    Smokers don’t grow old, they die young!

  • 03

    Quit smoking!

    In a day millions of people quit smoking, by dying from it.

  • 04

    Criminals in pack

    Cigarettes are criminals that travel in packs.

  • 05

    Way to suicide!

    The classy way to commit suicide is ‘Smoking’.

  • 06

    The last cigarette..!

    Be nice to smokers, because you never know which cigarette might be their last one.

  • 07

    Get a life!

    Quitting cigarettes might be the hardest thing to do in life, but at least you will have one.

  • 08

    The best gift!

    Gift your lungs oxygen not tar. Gift your body exercise not bad health. Gift your lips kisses not cigarette butts. Gift yourself a life not death.

  • 09

    Cigarette says...

    A cigarette says: Today you turn me into ashes, but tomorrow is my turn.

  • 10

    Let it go..

    Giving up doesn’t always mean you are weak, sometimes it means you are strong enough and smart enough to let go.