Addiction Quotes

Two great European narcotics, alcohol and Christianity.

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Why is it drug addicts and computer aficionados are both called users?

Clifford Stoll

Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength. It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy.

Martin Amis

In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves: the prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy

Ivan Illich

All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation.

W H Auden

Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.

Carl Gustav Jung

If addiction is judged by how long a dumb animal will sit pressing a lever to get a "fix" of something, to its own detriment, then I would conclude that netnews is far more addictive than cocaine

Rob Stampfli

A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful; but when taken in excess it is nearly always bad for the health.

Clarence Day

I admire addicts. In a world where everybody is waiting for some bline, random disaster, or some sudden disease, the addict has the comfort of knowing what will most likely wait for him down the road. He's taken some control over his ultimate fate, and his addiction keeps the cause of death from being a total surprise.

Chuck Palahniuk

You do anything long enough to escape the habit of living until the escape becomes the habit.

David Ryan

Alcohol and drug addiction are problems, and we should use outside agencies that know the business.

Richard Daley

I guess it's better than having a crack habit - on having an internet addiction!

Mark Hamilton

Unfortunately her portrait will cure no one of the addiction to loving sweetly smiling angels with dreamy looks, innocent faces, and a strong-box for a heart.

Honor de Balzac

I could have made $2bn or $3bn and ended up with some very cruel addiction but I chose to be a civil rights warrior instead.

Harold George Belafonte, Jr.

All sin tends to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is what is called damnation.

Wystan Hugh Auden

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Updated On : February 11, 2013
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