Finding Your Anti-drunk

03 AUG 2018

Motivational quotes for drug and alcohol addiction recovery

Quotes To Inspire You In Addiction Recovery...

Recovery can be a difficult time absent of the familiar faces that were around when you were engaging in destructive behavior and deep in your addiction. Although some people find recovery to be a lonely time, it is crucial to remember that there are many people going through the same thing so group therapy and making friends with people that are committed to sobriety will serve you well. People through history have gone through this struggle, and many other difficulties, and they have some wise words to share.

“Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.” - Drew Barrymore (actress)

"Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark, in the hopeless swamps of the approximate, the not-quite, the not-yet, the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish, in lonely frustration for the life you deserved, but have never been able to reach. Check your road and the nature of your battle. The world you desired can be won. It exists, it is real, it is possible, it is yours." - Ayn Rand (author)

"When everything seems like an uphill struggle, just think of the view from the top." - Anonymous

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.” - Helen Keller

“Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.” - Benjamin Disraeli (British politician)

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” - Martin Luther King, Jr.

“In God's economy, nothing is wasted. Through failure, we learn a lesson in humility which is probably needed, painful though it is.” - Bill W.

“Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.” - African Proverb

“Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.” - Aldous Huxley (author)

“People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.” - Zig Ziglar (author)

“I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me, spiritually and financially.” - Denzel Washington (actor)

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” - Mahatma Gandhi


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