Inspirational Drug Recovery Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr., Russell Brand, Emile Coue, Louisa May Alcott, Kalidasa, Ayn Rand and many others.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
The mentality and behavior of drug addicts and alcoholics is wholly irrational until you understand that they are completely powerless over their addiction and unless they have structured help they have no hope.
Day by day, in every way, I am getting better and better
Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.
Today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness.
Do not let your fire go out.
No man or woman is uniformly successful… we must all expect a rather high percentage of failure in the things we attempt.
Life is very interesting… in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.
Do not let your fire go out … Do not let the Hero in your soul perish … 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.
When you can stop you don’t want to, and when you want to stop, you can’t.
Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach.
Addiction should never be treated as a crime. It has to be treated as a health problem. We do not send alcoholics to jail in this country. Over 500,000 people are in our jails who are nonviolent drug users.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done and then… find the way.
Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them — every day begin the task anew.
Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections.
The world you desire can be won, it exists, it is real, it is possible, it is yours.
Often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.