It is poison to the alcoholic; however, billions of people are able to have a drink or two and be done with it. They don't give it a second thought. Alcohol, or the devil, for that matter, is only as powerful as you allow them to be.
We are stardust, we are golden, and we've got to get ourselves back to the garden.
- Joni Mitchell
"We call them dumb animals, and so they are, for they cannot tell us how they feel, but they do not suffer less because they have no words."
- Anna Sewell