All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism; but the moment she is introduced, there come in with her courtesy, cleanliness, sobriety, and order.
The gift of sobriety is clarity and a sense of connection - and travel only enhances that.
People still question my sobriety, my commitment to the program, and that hurts. I take things day by day, and sometimes I take them minute by minute, but I honor my commitment to stay sober.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Sobriety and health is the greatest thing.