ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Positive Thoughts For Sober Living

Updated on August 12, 2013

Positive Thinking Changes Lives

Having positive thoughts for sober living will make a world of difference when you are trying to quit drinking alcohol. You will so surprised just how a positive attitude will help in so many ways to get you sober and not only having sobriety in your life, but anything you have wanted to achieve in life.

How do think your life will pan out in the future if you continue to think negative and live a negative life? Do you think negative thoughts when you are trying to accomplish something you want to do? This also includes getting sober and staying sober forever. Do you think the outcome will be a good one thinking in this manner? I bet it will be horrible and than more than likely you will be upset with yourself because what you wanted to achieve never worked out.

And why do your think it didn't work out the way you expected to work? Do you think being negative had anything to do with it?

Being positive in everything in life will change your life. You may not believe it, but you should really try to take the positive approach when your out to accomplish something in your life, such as sobriety.


Sober Living Is Awesome

If you happen to be addicted to alcohol and decide to try to get sober and you succeed with the help of a positive attitude you will be so surprised how sober living is a awesome life, but you will never know that feeling unless you give sobriety a chance in your life.

Do you really want to drink yourself to death? I don't think that this would be the life you really want, is it? If you do, your are crazy. Life is a precious gift given to all of us and to destroy it with alcohol is a crying shame. I am very sorry that I was so weak to let my addiction to alcohol run my life, and I am here to tell everyone, it doesn't have to happen to you.

So wake up and live life sober. You will never be sorry you quit drinking, but don't wait until it is too late. Take the bull by the horns now and change your live to a positive thing and not negative and being drunk 3/4 of the day like many do.

Having Sobriety in Your Life

Once you get a taste of what sobriety feels like again, you will never want to be that old person drinking alcohol everyday. Imagine how it would feel to wake up in the morning with a rested body and a clear head ready to tackle the world all being sober.

It is a wonderful thing to feel this way, but you will never know that feeling unless you give sobriety a chance. Think and act positive you will be able to overcome this horrible addiction to alcohol. It is worth a try and when you see that you have made it the first, second, third and so forth days sober your body will thank you believe me.

I know by my own experiences with drinking that alcohol is a very hard thing to give up, especially when you are used to having it in your life each and everyday. BUT, it is so possible for each and everyone of us to get sober using a positive attitude and having positive thoughts throughout each day.

I did it when I thought I couldn't and you too can change your life by getting sober.

Source

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • the clean life profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Bruno 

      6 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      Virtual Treasures- Thanks for your comment and I think that is a excellent idea. The job I just got hired in also offers the same thing. I think it is a wonderful thing some employers offer.

    • Virtual Treasures profile image

      Kacie Turner 

      6 years ago from Michigan

      Another great hub. I attended a conference yesterday and was pleased to find out that my employer offers services to combat drinking BEFORE it gets out of control. I had never heard of that. They do not treat alcoholics, but instead refer them for a different type of therapy. They stick with individuals who want to control their drinking before it gets out of control.

    • the clean life profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Bruno 

      6 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      ExoticHippieQueen- Thank you for your kind words and for reading. Nice to have met you and Have a Great Memorial Day!!

    • profile image

      ExoticHippieQueen 

      6 years ago

      Hi Mark! Hats off to you and your accomplishments. Clean living AND a good writer...........

    • the clean life profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Bruno 

      6 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      @ mts - Thanks my friend for the comment and for the cheers too. Being positive certainly changes one's life. See you in the forum.

      Cheers to you from the Beach :)

    • profile image

      mts1098 

      6 years ago

      I have to say positive attitude is absolutely the key in life...The attitude, when positive, echos to the surroundings and the mind heals the body...good job...cheers (without the alcohol)

    • the clean life profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Bruno 

      6 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      @ Ruth- Being positive Ruth has changed my life in more than one way. I has helped me get sober as you know, and is helping me each and everyday to stay sober. I work in a job going on 22 years in November and BTW I just resigned. I work with a women The President that has to be the most negative person I have ever known. All she takes about is how she can't wait to die. Can you imagine having to work in the situation Ruth. I can't take it anymore so I quit and I am starting in a new job that everyone is so positive, nice and Happy.

      Thanks for reading and your comment !!

    • ruthclark3 profile image

      Ruth Clark 

      6 years ago from Arkansas, USA

      Positive thoughts attract other positive thoughts. It's the law of attraction at work here, and thanks for pointing this out. We soon notice that if we are positive in our thinking then our actions reflect this, hence we have a better and happier life. We attract other positive thinkers to reinforce what we have begun in our own life.

      Negative thinkers move away from us as though they want to wallow a little longer. No one likes to hang out with negative people. I'm in the positive thinking camp. So are you, Mark.

    • the clean life profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Bruno 

      6 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      slackermom- CONGRATS TO YOU OF 4 MONTHS SOBER!!!! AWESOME!!

      just keep that positive attitude and you will conquer this addiction we have one and for all. Don't let anything or anyone stand in your way for long term sobriety. i am very proud of you and you should feel the same way. Stay strong to yourself and always believe in yourself.

      All the best my sober friend !!!

      Mark

      @ Michele- Thank you Michele for your kind comment :)I know I am the happiest I have been in a long time and very proud of myself for what I have accomplished over the 2 1/2 years. Thanks for being there and being a friend !!

      Mark

    • Michele Travis profile image

      Michele Travis 

      6 years ago from U.S.A. Ohio

      It is very true. When you stop drinking, life changes. You become happy, joyful, and free. Another wonderful hub. Voted up again :)

    • slackermom profile image

      Lisa Palmer 

      6 years ago from Attapulgus GA

      Wonderful advice as usual. I have been sober for four months now and I have found when I have a positive attitude I don't feel the urge to drink as bad as when I'm caught up in negative feelings. Voted up and useful.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)