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Addiction Recovery Quotes That Will Inspire Your Journey To Sobriety

addiction-recovery-quotesHave you ever noticed that inspiring quotes from great minds, thoughtful historical figures, and people who have achieved major success have motivational power in them? The reason is because inspiring quotes often serve as words of encouragement that we need to hear to overcome problems we have in our own lives, providing us with hope and wisdom in the decisions we make. This is especially true for recovering individuals who struggle with all kinds of psychological and emotional pain, who may need words of wisdom or an inspirational message to strengthen their spirit while in recovery, and harness a positive attitude while fighting the disease of addiction.

The following are addiction recovery quotes that may inspire, inform, or simply put your mind at ease while in drug recovery:

“All the suffering, stress, and addiction comes from not realizing you already are what you are looking for. “ – Jon Kabat-Zinn
“Experience is not what happens to you, it is what you do with what happens to you.” – Aldous Huxley
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier
“If you can quit for a day, you can quit for a lifetime.” – Benjamin Alire Sáenz
“We honor ourselves when we speak out for recovery. We show the world that recovery matters because it brings hope and peace into the lives of individuals and their loved ones.” – Beth Wilson
“Sometimes we motivate ourselves by thinking of what we want to become. Sometimes we motivate ourselves by thinking about who we don’t ever want to be again.” – Shane Niemeyer
“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
“Nothing is impossible; the word itself says, ‘I’m possible!’” – Audrey Hepburn
“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar
“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier
“Sometimes you’ve just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.” – Dr. Phil
“Don’t let the past steal your present.” –Terri Guillemets
“People spend a lifetime searching for happiness; looking for peace. They chase idle dreams, addictions, religions, even other people, hoping to fill the emptiness that plagues them. The irony is the only place they ever needed to search was within.” – Ramona L. Anderson
“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“I avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.” – Charlotte Brontë
“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese proverb


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