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Addiction Recovery Quotes

A collection of quotations to inspire you on your addiction recovery journey and beyond!

You matter

Life is a series of baby steps along the way and if you add up these tiny little steps you take toward your goal, whatever it is, whether it's giving up something, a terrible addiction or trying to work your way through an illness. When you total up those baby steps you'd be amazed over the course of 10 years, the strides you've taken.

Hoda Kotb

Labor day quote

The fruit derived from labor is the sweetest of pleasures.

Luc de Clapiers

Change quote

Change your thoughts and change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

Change quote

Change before you have to.

Jack Welch

Purpose quote

Recovery is about purpose and meaning, not "sobriety" and meetings.

Stanton Peele

Rational beliefs quote

Rational beliefs bring us closer to getting good results in the real world.

Albert Ellis

Change thinking quote

When you change the way you think, you can change the way you feel.

David D. Burns, MD

Coaching quote

The power of coaching is this – you are expected to give people the path to find answers, not the answers.

Tom Mahalo

Coaching quote

Each person holds so much power within themselves that needs to be let out. Sometimes they just need a little nudge, a little direction, a little support, a little coaching, and the greatest things can happen.

Pete Carroll

Freedom quote

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.

Nelson Mandela

Hope quote

I feel like a tiger right now. There's nothing impossible if you get up and work for it.

Michael Flatley

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