What Famous People Say About Their Addiction Experience

Aug 13, 2022 | Rehab

Relating to someone’s experience gives hope, motivation, and inspiration.

Although the person is far away or unknown, knowing they successfully manage to battle alcohol addiction is very comforting. 

Alcoholics undergo detoxification which can cause withdrawal symptoms, the hard part of the healing process. It is the reason why every bit of support has a major impact on their recovery.

Be it financial support from family, moral support from friends, as well as inspiring wisdom from healed alcoholics.

There will come a time recovering individuals will need a boost of inspiration to start the day. Here, we list some inspirational quotes from famous healed alcoholics.

“I went to hell and back, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. Then I wouldn’t be in the position I’m in, happy about life and comfortable in my skin.” – Drew Barrymore

“I don’t drink these days. I am allergic to alcohol and narcotics. I break out in handcuffs” – Robert Downey Jr.

“Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life” – J.K. Rowling

“If I continued it, I was really going to sabotage my whole life…I don’t drink or do drugs anymore. Being sober helps a great deal.” – Bradley Cooper

“I understood, through rehab, things about creating characters. I understand that creating whole people means knowing where we come from, how we can make a mistake, and how we overcome things to make ourselves stronger.” – Samuel L. Jackson

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising up every time we fail.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Recovery is an acceptance that your life is in shambles and you have to change it.” – Jamie Lee Curtis

Here at Taylor Recovery, we offer treatments and therapies for substance abuse and alcohol addiction. We aim to help those who are struggling with addiction to ensure that they’re onto a more sober lifestyle in the future.

You can give us a call today at Taylor Recovery to schedule an assessment, and we can’t wait to welcome you to our rehabilitation facility today.