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 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - “Sherlock Holmes took his bottle from the corner of the mantelpiece and his hypodermic syringe from its neat morocco case. With his long, white, nervous fingers he adjusted the delicate needle, and rolled back his left shirt-cuff. For some little time his eyes rested thoughtfully upon the sinewy forearm and wrist all dotted and scarred with innumerable puncture-marks.”  
 Mahatma Gandhi - “We cannot, in a moment, get rid of habits of a lifetime.”  
 Ambrose Gwinett Bierce - “Habit The shackles of the free.”  
 Thomas Szasz - “All drugs of any interest to any moderately intelligent person in America are now illegal.”  
 Proverb - “A habit is a shirt made of iron.”  
 Bertrand Russell - “We love our habits more than our income, often more than our life.”  
 Hunter Thompson - “There is nothing more helpless and irresponsible than a man in the depths of an ether binge.”  
 Jean Cocteau - “If an addict who has been completely cured starts smoking again he no longer experiences the discomfort of his first addiction. There exists, therefore, outside alkaloids and habit, a sense for opium, an intangible habit which lives on, despite the recasting of the organism. The dead drug leaves a ghost behind. At certain hours it haunts the house.”  
 William Burroughs - “I feel that any form of so called psychotherapy is strongly contraindicated for addicts. The question ''Why did you start using narcotics in the first place'' should never be asked. It is quite as irrelevant to treatment as it would be to ask a malarial patient why he went to a malarial area.”  
 Proverb - “Habits are first cobwebs, then cables.”  
 Ana├»s Nin - “He does not need opium. He has the gift of reverie.”  
 H. Auden - “All sin tends to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is what is called damnation”  
 Hunter Thompson - “You can turn your back on a person, but never turn your back on a drug, especially when its waving a razor sharp hunting knife in your eye.”