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Recovery Slogans

  • A drug is a drug (even sex).
  • An addict is a sick human being trying to get well, not a bad one trying to be good.
  • 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 & I can find no serenity until I accept that person, place, thing or situation as being exactly the way it is suppose to be at this moment. Nothing, absolutely nothing, happens in God's world by mistake.
  • Addictive Sex is a perfect solvent: It dissolves marriages, families, & careers.
  • Addictions are the only diseases that try to convince you that you don't have them.
  • An addict is someone whose feet are firmly planted in thin air.
  • An ingrate is someone who bites the hand that feeds him then complains of indigestion.
  • Call your sponsor before you act out.
  • Courage is not the absence of fear, but the ability to overcome it.
  • Cunning, Baffling, Powerful, & Persistent.
  • Death, Insanity or Recovery.
  • Denial is Not a River in Egypt.
  • Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
  • Do what you did & get what you got.
  • Don't use even if your ass falls off.
  • Don't act out, don't think & go to meetings.
  • Don't give up before the miracle happens.
  • Embrace the journey.
  • Everything happens for a reason.
  • Faith chases away fear.
  • Faith without works is dead.
  • Fake it 'til you make it.
  • Get to the meeting early & go to the meeting after the meeting.
  • God speaks through other people.
  • God will not close one door without opening another.
  • Gratitude, that's the attitude.
  • Do the next right thing.
  • Half measures availed us nothing.
  • Happy, Joyous & Free.
  • He who laughs... lasts.
  • Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.
  • I came, I came to, I came to believe.
  • I like to get a good jump on worrying about something.
  • I need just enough sex to tide me over & then I need MORE.
  • If I woke up today feeling like I did every day when I was acting out, I'd take myself to the emergency room.
  • If you don't want to slip, stay away from slippery places.
  • If you wonder if you're an addict, you probably are.
  • If you don't have a higher power, borrow mine.
  • I'm really a very persuasive person; I can convince myself of anything.
  • Insanity is defined as doing the same thing over & over again, expecting different results.
  • It gets better.
  • It's not easy to find happiness in ourselves & it's impossible to find it elsewhere.
  • It's okay to look back at the past - just don't stare at it.
  • Just for today.
  • Keep coming back, it works if you work it.
  • Keep it simple.
  • Keep your hands in your pants & give the newcomer a chance.
  • Let go & let God.
  • Live for today. Yesterday's history. Tomorrow's a mystery.
  • Live life on life's terms.
  • None of us came here on a winning streak.
  • Ninety meetings in ninety days.
  • Not everything that is faced can be changed but nothing can be. changed until it is faced.
  • Once an addict, always an addict.
  • One Day at a Time.
  • Pray daily, God is easier to talk to than most people.
  • Progress, not perfection.
  • Put one foot in front of the other.
  • Recovery is a journey, Not a destination.
  • Resentment is like letting someone live rent-free in your head.
  • Serenity is not freedom from the storm but peace amid the storm.
  • Short version of the Serenity Prayer - "Screw it".
  • Sobriety is not for people who need it, it's for people who want it.
  • Steps 1, 2 & 3: I can't, God can. I think I'll let Him.
  • Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
  • The easier, softer way is one through twelve.
  • The elevator's broken, take the steps.
  • The fear of feeling the pain is worse than the pain itself.
  • The mind is like a parachute, it works better when it's open.
  • The pain is the arrow coming out, not the arrow going in.
  • This too shall pass.
  • The definition of an addict: an egomaniac with an inferiority complex.
  • Time takes time.
  • Trust God.
  • Try to be grateful & resentful at the same time, you can't serve two masters.
  • Today, "we" have a choice.
  • Turn it over.
  • Two things you have to do to become an old-timer: don't use & don't die.
  • Unity, Service & Recovery.
  • Unless I accept my virtues, I will be overwhelmed with my faults.
  • We have to give it away to keep it.
  • We'll love you until you learn to love yourself.
  • We're only as sick as our secrets.
  • We're not human beings sharing a spiritual experience...but spiritual beings sharing a human experience.
  • What if there is no God? Believe anyway.
  • When you are in it up to your ears, keep your mouth shut.
  • When we were using, we didn't have relationships, we took prisoners & held hostages.
  • Where do I find recovery? Twelve steps past any lengths.
  • Worry doesn't prevent disaster; it prevents joy.
  • Write a gratitude list & count your blessings.
  • You are right where you are supposed to be.
  • You can always tell an addict, but you can't tell him much.
  • You can't think your way into a new way of living...You have to live your way into a new way of thinking.
  • You reap what you sow.

 


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