Is marijuana addictive? Yes, in the sense that most of the really pleasant things in life are worth endlessly repeating.
Author: Richard Neville
We're talking scum here. Air should be illegal if they breathe it.
Thou hast the keys of Paradise, oh just, subtle, and mighty opium!
Author: Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859)
Profession: British Author
Let us not forget who we are. Drug abuse is a repudiation of everything America is.
Author: Ronald Reagan (1911)
Profession: Fortieth President of the USA, Actor
I tried to give up drugs by drinking.
Author: Lou Reed (1942)
Profession: American Musician, Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter
They shoulda called me Little Cocaine, I was sniffing so much of the stuff! My nose got big enough to back a diesel truck in, unload it, and drive it right out again.
Author: Little Richard
Profession: American Entertainer
It is in the interests of our society to promote those things that take the edge off, keep us busy with our fixes, and keep us slightly numbed out and zombie like. In this way our modern consumer society itself functions as an addict.
Author: Anne W. Schaef
I don't believe in playing hurt, in taking injections to cover the pain.
Author: Monica Seles (1973)
Profession: Yugoslavian-born American Tennis Player
It's an ordinary day for Brian. Like, he died every day, you know.
Author: Peter Townsend
Profession: British Singer, Songwriter
In my day, we didn't have the cocaine, so we went out and knocked somebody over the head and took the money. But today, all this cocaine and crack, it doesn't give kids a chance.
Author: Barry White
Of all that Orient lands can vaunt, of marvels with our own competing, the strangest is the Haschish plant, and what will follow on its eating.
Author: John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892)
Profession: American Poet, Reformer, Author
Cocaine is God's way of saying you're making too much money.
Author: Robin Williams (1952)
Profession: American Actor, Comedian
The human mind is capable of excitement without the application of gross and violent stimulants; and he must have a very faint perception of its beauty and dignity who does not know this.
Author: William Wordsworth (1770-1850)
Profession: British Poet
A drug is neither moral nor immoral -- it's a chemical compound. The compound itself is not a menace to society until a human being treats it as if consumption bestowed a temporary license to act like an asshole.
Author: Frank Zappa (1940)
Profession: American Rock Musician