Control Over Coping Habits

Twist

“Before you pass judgment on one who is self-destructing, it’s important to remember they usually aren’t trying to destroy themselves. They’re trying to destroy something inside that doesn’t belong.” – J.M. Storm

The Other Side of the Story

“It is difficult to believe in yourself because the idea of self is an artificial construction. You are, in fact, part of the glorious oneness of the universe. Everything beautiful in the world is within you.” – Russell Brand

Break Out

“Before you can break out of prison, you must realize you are locked up.” -Anonymous

Connect

“The opposite of addiction is not sobriety, but human connection.” – Johann Hari

Pocket Monsters

“Addictions started out like magical pets. Pocket monsters. They did extraordinary tricks. Showed you things you hadn’t seen were fun. But came, through some gradual dire alchemy to make decisions for you. Eventually they were making your most crucial life decisions and they were less intelligent than goldfish.” – William Gibson

You’re Only Human

“You’re only human. You don’t have to have it together every minute of every day.” – Anne Hathaway

Eye of the Needle

“Nobody stays recovered unless the life they have created is more rewarding and satisfying than the one they left behind.” – Anne Fletcher

Key Distinction

“The difference between passion and addiction is that between a divine spark and a flame that incinerates.” – Gabor Mate

Progress, Not Perfection

“Recovery is about progression, not perfection.” – Unknown   How Happy Whole Human are you? Click here to take the quiz!

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