Addiction Quotes

โ€œCreative people probably do run a greater risk of alcoholism a...

โ€œCreative people probably do run a greater risk of alcoholism and addiction than those in other jobs, but so what? We all look pretty much the same when weโ€™re puking in the gutter.โ€ - Stephen King
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Being addicted to laughter seems so great but the addiction to no matter who satis...

Being addicted to laughter seems so great but the addiction to no matter who satisfies you, no matter who you love, you're never gonna be satisfied with that one person's laugh, you need more and more until there's no more people to make laugh. -Unknown
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[Quotes] Once you...

[Quotes] Once you see the results, it becomes an addiction.
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"The [Social Media] incentive structure is to maximize 'eng...

"The [Social Media] incentive structure is to maximize 'engagement,' which is a sanitized way of talking about addiction." -Jaron Lanier (during interview from the Ezra Klein podcast)
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"self revelation, i...

"self revelation, is annihilation of self" The Addiction (1995)
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"What I want is to be needed. What I need is to be indispensable to somebo...

"What I want is to be needed. What I need is to be indispensable to somebody. Who I need is somebody that will eat up all my free time, my ego, my attention. Somebody addicted to me. A mutual addiction." - Chuck Palahniuk, Choke
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"Success is bes...

"Success is best addiction, try it once" - Akash More
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"The three most harmful addict...

"The three most harmful addictions are heroin, carbohydrates and a monthly salary." - Nassim Taleb
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"There's no such thing as addictio...

"There's no such thing as addiction, there's only things that you enjoy doing more than life." - Doug Stanhope
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We rarely live by instinct, ...

We rarely live by instinct, because it has been submerged by our addictions. โ€“ Sherry Rogers
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Weโ€™re all just one step away from a psychotic break.โ€”One ...

Weโ€™re all just one step away from a psychotic break.โ€”One wrong answer from a drug addiction. One bad day from becoming homeless. One moment away from any given crisis. - Unknown
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It is intriguing to consider that disorders such as depression, OCD and addiction could be functio...

It is intriguing to consider that disorders such as depression, OCD and addiction could be functional in some sense, perhaps working to resist a more catastrophic collapse to primary consciousnessโ€”onset of a psychotic episode, for exampleโ€”by reinforcing stable patterns of activity.โ€”RL Carhart-Harris
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"There's no such thing as addictio...

"There's no such thing as addiction, there's only things that you enjoy doing more than life." - Doug Stnahope
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"Being drug-free has less to...

"Being drug-free has less to do with addiction and more to do with sanity." -Shane Koyzcan
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" We share an addiction. We're approval junki...

" We share an addiction. We're approval junkies. We're all in it for the slap on the back and the gold watch. The "hip, hip, hoo-fucking-rah."
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"Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a diseas...

"Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a disease, an addiction, a fascination, an absurdity, a fate. It is not a hobby. Those who do it must do it."-Jeanette Winterson
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In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds ...

In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves: the prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy. -Ivan Illich, philosopher and priest (1926-2002)
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Theres no such thing as addictio...

Theres no such thing as addiction theres only things that you enjoy doing more than life - Doug Stanhope
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Addiction is ...

Addiction is the triumph of rhythm over life.
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