Inspiring
  • Remember that it's ok to look back, but just don't stare.
  • Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open.
  • I spent a lifetime in hell and it only took me twelve steps to get to heaven.
  • It's not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts.
  • I am a work in progress.
  • You were sick, but now you're well again, and there's work to do.
  • A lonely day is God's way of saying that he wants to spend some quality time with you.
  • One day at a time.
  • "Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." -Einstein
  • If you have nothing to be grateful for, check your pulse.
  • Don't count the days, make the days count.
  • A day without laughter is a day wasted.
  • When your past calls, don't answer. It has nothing new to say.
  • Sometimes you have to give up on people. Not because you don't care - because they don't.
  • Stop focusing on how stressed you are, and remember how blessed you are.
  • Enjoy the little things.
  • This too shall pass.
  • You are stronger than you think!
  • "Happiness is a journey, not a destination." -Ben Sweetland
  • You can't start the next chapter if you keep re-reading the last one.
  • Don't give up what you want most, for what you want now.
  • The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.
  • Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
  • The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.
  • Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
  • Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one remembers to turn on the light.
  • Be the change you wish to see in the world.
  • You were given this life because you are strong enough to live it.
  • The tallest oak in the forest was once just a little nut that held its ground.
  • Remind yourself that it's okay not to be perfect.
  • Do not give up, the beginning is always the hardest.
  • When you feel like quitting, think about why you started.
  • Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
  • H.O.P.E.: Hold On Pain Ends
  • Hope: the little voice whispering "maybe" when it seems the rest of the world is shouting "no".
  • "Action is the foundational key to all success." -Pablo Picasso
  • "Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny." -C.S. Lewis
  • Think happy; be happy.
  • I will be grateful for this day.
  • People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
  • Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around, you could miss it!
  • Judging a person does not define who they are. It defines who you are.
  • If you change nothing, nothing will change.
  • "Life begins at the end of your comfort zone." - Neale Donald Walsch
  • A bad attitude is like a flat tire... If you don't change it, you'll never go anywhere.
  • Don't judge me by my past... I don't live there anymore.
  • The best teachers are those who tell you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
  • Never regret. If it's good, it's wonderful. If it's bad, it's experience.
  • Today is the first day of the rest of your life!
  • "If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it." -Jonathan Winters
  • "You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream." -C. S. Lewis
  • "What appears to be the end may really be a new beginning." -Unknown
  • "The distance is nothing; it's only the first step that is difficult." -Marquise du Deffand
  • "A journey of a thousand miles, must begin with a single step." - Lao Tzu
  • "Do what you can, with what you have, where you are." - Theodore Roosevelt
  • "From small beginnings come great things." -Proverb
  • "You will never win if you never begin." -Helen Rowland
  • "The beginning is the most important part of the work." - Plato
  • "With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts." -Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Every day is a fresh beginning. Every morning is the world made anew." -S.C. Woolsey
  • "Be willing to be a beginner every single morning." -Meister Eckhart
  • "I wake up every morning with a great desire to live joyfully." - Alexandra Stoddard
  • "You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great." -Joe Sabah
  • "If all you can do is crawl, start crawling." - Rumi
  • "My favorite six words in recovery are: trust God, clean house, and help others." -M. Perry
  • "Part of recovery is relapse. I dust myself off and move forward again." -Steven Adler
  • "The most important thing about recovery is to pass the message on." -Maurice Gibb
  • "Recovery begins from the darkest moment." -John Major
  • He who has hope has everything. - Arabian Proverb
  • Fall seven times, stand up eight. - Japanese proverb
  • Recovery will never open the gates of heaven to let you in, but it does open the gates of hell to let you out.
  • "Having a resentment is like drinking poison and expecting someone else to die." -Anonymous
  • It is never too late to live happily ever after.
  • "You must be the change you wish to see in the world." -Mahatma Gandhi
  • Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, "What happened?"
  • "Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." -Gandhi
  • "Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors." -African Proverb
  • "Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase." -MLK, Jr.
  • "Our greatest glory is not in never failing but in rising up every time we fail." -R.W. Emerson
  • "I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish He didn't trust me so much." -Mother Teresa
  • "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, and today is a gift; that's why they call it the present." -Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Action may not always bring happiness; but there is not happiness without action." -Benjamin Disraeli
  • “You have no control over what the other guy does. You only have control over what you do.” ― A. J. Kitt
  • Remember that it's ok to look back, but just don't stare.
  • Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open.
  • I spent a lifetime in hell and it only took me twelve steps to get to heaven.
  • It's not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts.
  • I am a work in progress.
  • You were sick, but now you're well again, and there's work to do.
  • A lonely day is God's way of saying that he wants to spend some quality time with you.
  • One day at a time.
  • "Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." -Einstein
  • If you have nothing to be grateful for, check your pulse.
  • Don't count the days, make the days count.
  • A day without laughter is a day wasted.
  • When your past calls, don't answer. It has nothing new to say.
  • Sometimes you have to give up on people. Not because you don't care - because they don't.
  • Stop focusing on how stressed you are, and remember how blessed you are.
  • Enjoy the little things.
  • This too shall pass.
  • You are stronger than you think!
  • "Happiness is a journey, not a destination." -Ben Sweetland
  • You can't start the next chapter if you keep re-reading the last one.
  • Don't give up what you want most, for what you want now.
  • The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.
  • Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
  • The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.
  • Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
  • Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one remembers to turn on the light.
  • Be the change you wish to see in the world.
  • You were given this life because you are strong enough to live it.
  • The tallest oak in the forest was once just a little nut that held its ground.
  • Remind yourself that it's okay not to be perfect.
  • Do not give up, the beginning is always the hardest.
  • When you feel like quitting, think about why you started.
  • Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
  • H.O.P.E.: Hold On Pain Ends
  • Hope: the little voice whispering "maybe" when it seems the rest of the world is shouting "no".
  • "Action is the foundational key to all success." -Pablo Picasso
  • "Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny." -C.S. Lewis
  • Think happy; be happy.
  • I will be grateful for this day.
  • People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
  • Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around, you could miss it!
  • Judging a person does not define who they are. It defines who you are.
  • If you change nothing, nothing will change.
  • "Life begins at the end of your comfort zone." - Neale Donald Walsch
  • A bad attitude is like a flat tire... If you don't change it, you'll never go anywhere.
  • Don't judge me by my past... I don't live there anymore.
  • The best teachers are those who tell you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
  • Never regret. If it's good, it's wonderful. If it's bad, it's experience.
  • Today is the first day of the rest of your life!
  • "If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it." -Jonathan Winters
  • "You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream." -C. S. Lewis
  • "What appears to be the end may really be a new beginning." -Unknown
  • "The distance is nothing; it's only the first step that is difficult." -Marquise du Deffand
  • "A journey of a thousand miles, must begin with a single step." - Lao Tzu
  • "Do what you can, with what you have, where you are." - Theodore Roosevelt
  • "From small beginnings come great things." -Proverb
  • "You will never win if you never begin." -Helen Rowland
  • "The beginning is the most important part of the work." - Plato
  • "With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts." -Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Every day is a fresh beginning. Every morning is the world made anew." -S.C. Woolsey
  • "Be willing to be a beginner every single morning." -Meister Eckhart
  • "I wake up every morning with a great desire to live joyfully." - Alexandra Stoddard
  • "You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great." -Joe Sabah
  • "If all you can do is crawl, start crawling." - Rumi
  • "My favorite six words in recovery are: trust God, clean house, and help others." -M. Perry
  • "Part of recovery is relapse. I dust myself off and move forward again." -Steven Adler
  • "The most important thing about recovery is to pass the message on." -Maurice Gibb
  • "Recovery begins from the darkest moment." -John Major
  • He who has hope has everything. - Arabian Proverb
  • Fall seven times, stand up eight. - Japanese proverb
  • Recovery will never open the gates of heaven to let you in, but it does open the gates of hell to let you out.
  • "Having a resentment is like drinking poison and expecting someone else to die." -Anonymous
  • It is never too late to live happily ever after.
  • "You must be the change you wish to see in the world." -Mahatma Gandhi
  • Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, "What happened?"
  • "Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." -Gandhi
  • "Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors." -African Proverb
  • "Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase." -MLK, Jr.
  • "Our greatest glory is not in never failing but in rising up every time we fail." -R.W. Emerson
  • "I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish He didn't trust me so much." -Mother Teresa
  • "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, and today is a gift; that's why they call it the present." -Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Action may not always bring happiness; but there is not happiness without action." -Benjamin Disraeli
  • “You have no control over what the other guy does. You only have control over what you do.” ― A. J. Kitt

Find a 12 Step Meeting in Your Area

To learn more about recovery support groups or find a meeting in your area, please select a Fellowship from the list below:

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

Narcotics AnonymousNA is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. Find an NA meeting near you...

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Narcotics AnonymousAlcoholics Anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. Find an AA meeting near you...

Cocaine Anonymous (CA)

Narcotics AnonymousCocaine Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction. Find a CA meeting new you...

Heroin Anonymous (HAUS)

Heroin AnonymousHeroin Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women for whom heroin has become a problem. The only requirement for membership is that the person has a desire to stop using heroin and wishes to recover. Find an HA meeting near you...

Al-Anon/Alateen

Narcotics AnonymousAl-Anon/Alateen, known as Al-Anon Family Groups, is an international "fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope in order to solve their common problems. Find an Al-Anon meeting new you...

Nar-Anon Family Groups

Narcotics AnonymousEating Disorders Anonymous (EDA) is a fellowship of individuals who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problems and help others to recover from their eating disorders. Find a Nar-Anon meeting near you...

Co-Dependents Anonymous (CoDA)

Narcotics AnonymousA codependent attends meetings for his/her personal recovery, and this attendance benefits everyone, its what creates the group. At meetings, members share their experience, strength, and hope in a program of recovery. Find a CoDA meeting new you...

Eating Disorders Anonymous (EDA)

Narcotics AnonymousEating Disorders Anonymous (EDA) is a fellowship of individuals who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problems and help others to recover from their eating disorders. Find an EDA meeting near you...