Recovery

Connect

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

Priority One

Perfect Your Chemistry

“You give up your narcissism, your egotism, that’s how you achieve chemistry.” – Nick Nolte

Keep it Separated

“The opposite pole to narcissism is objectivity; it is the faculty to see other people and things as they are, objectively, and to be able to separate this objective picture from a picture which is formed by one’s desires and fears.” -Erich Fromm

Snap Out of It

“The formula is simple: In any given situation, detach and ask, “What do I need to do to take care of myself?” – Melody Beattie

Underneath it All

“Somewhere inside that hurting body, there is something better, something stronger, something real.” – R.M. Drake

You’re Only Human

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

For the Birds

“Settling for crumbs doesn’t keep you fed – it keeps you starving.” – Danielle LaPorte

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

Big Love

“I learned again and again in my life, until you get your own act together, you’re not ready for Big Love. What you’re ready for is one of those codependent relationships where you desperately need a partner.” – Bruce H. Lipton