Recovery Quotes

A little collection of some of my favorite, most comforting quotes. Longer writings that I have found helpful throughout the recovery process can be found here. Have one that I should add? Please feel free to leave it in the comments section.

Recovery is like driving at night in the fog. You can only see as far as your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.

And acceptance is the answer to all my problems today. When I am disturbed, it is because I find some person, place, thing or situation — some fact of my life — unacceptable to me, and I can find no serenity until I accept that person, place, thing or situation as being exactly the way it is supposed to be at this moment. – The Big Book

I thought my marriage was killing me, but actually, I was killing myself before I got divorced. The divorce saved my life. In the end you will always find that your challenges are a gift. And if you’re in a challenge and it doesn’t feel like a gift yet, it means you haven’t gotten to the end yet. – Adapted from Anita Moorjani

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