Sobriety is a day-by-day, step-by-step process. It isn’t easy, but it gets easier with time. Sometimes, we need some motivation and positivity along the way. This is where inspirational sobriety quotes can help you achieve a happy and sober life.
Quotes about sobriety remind you that you are not alone. Others have walked the same path and gotten through the darkest days, and you will, too. One day, you’ll look back and realize how far you’ve come.
10 Inspirational Sobriety Quotes
Here are ten meaningful quotes on sobriety.
“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”
– Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.”
– Eleanor Roosevelt
“Your struggles do not define you, but they can refine you.”
– Reyna I. Aburto
“Recovery begins from the darkest moment.”
– John Major
“My favorite six words in recovery are: trust God, clean house, and help others.”
– Matthew Perry
“Addiction is just a way of trying to get at something else. Something bigger. Call it transcendence if you want, but it’s like a rat in a maze. We all want the same thing. We all have this hole. The thing you want offers relief, but it’s a trap.”
– Tess Callahan
“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
“It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasures of life. Where you stumble, there lies your treasure.”
– Joseph Campbell
“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”
Finding inspiration to get sober can come from many sources. Quotes on sobriety can be a powerful tool for finding inspiration and staying motivated in your recovery.
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