"Drugs are not always necessary, but belief in recovery always is."
- Angel Cordero, Jr.
"I don't need drugs to make my life tragic."
- Eddie Vedder
"Why is it drug addicts and computer aficionados are both called users?"
- Clifford Stoll
"I never took hallucinogenic drugs because I never wanted my consciousness expanded one unnecessary iota."
- Fran Lebowitz
"Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be. alcohol or morphine or idealism."
- Carl Gustav Jung
"Drugs are a bet with your mind."
- Jim Morrison
"I wouldn't recommend sex, drugs or insanity for everyone, but they've always worked for me."
- Hunter S. Thompson
"Cocaine isn't habit forming. I should know - I've been using it for years."
- Tallulah Bankhead
"Nobody saves America by sniffing cocaine. Jiggling your knees blankeyed in the rain, when it snows in your nose you catch cold in your brain."
- Allen Ginsberg
"I take it to be a principle rule of life, not to be too much addicted to any one thing."
"All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation."
- W H Auden
"There is only one reason why men become addicted to drugs, they are weak men. Only strong men are cured, and they cure themselves."
- Martin H. Fischer