Success Tips —Great Ideas from People Who Have Quit

Star M. | Pleasant Grove, Alabama, USA


fSo that I won’t crave nicotine all day,  I try and wait as long as I can before having the first cigarette of the day. Since stress is usually the reason I have my first cigarette, I stay away from…Continue Reading »

Mark S. | Joplin, Missouri, USA


keep your butts in a jar of water

Crystal B. | Niagara Falls, New York, USA


Never smoke right away in the morning.  Withdrawal symptoms are less severe after a good nights sleep.

"Sassy Cowgirl" | Buffalo, New York


I was hospitalized for one week with a blood clot on my lung, I decided to give up smoking after 27 years of smoking 3 - 4 packs a day.

I still considered myself to be at a young age of 40, and My…Continue Reading »

Yenny O. | Springdale, AR, USA


My grandfather was a very heavy smoker, which my grandmother hated very much. He picked up smoking after he was retired and maybe he was bored that he picked up that bad habit. He started with just…Continue Reading »

Anonymous | Wilmington, Delaware, USA


Do it on a weekday off from work. Don’t have that morning coffee and cigarette. Go to the earliest movie you can find. Buy lots of popcorn and see 2 or 3 movies. By the time you leave the movie…Continue Reading »

Sara K. | Brooklyn, New York, USA


The most effective way I have been able to quit smoking was purchasing an electronic cigarette.  It’s designed to look and feel like a regular cigarette but it vaporizes the nicotine as opposed to…Continue Reading »

Lindsey T. | Spanish Fork, Utah, USA


I used to smoke while drinking my coffee in the a.m., while driving to work, after eating, ect. so i had to change my coffee cup, take a whole new route to work in the morning and eat yummy gum after…Continue Reading »

Jennifer R. | Rockland, MA, USA


When I am determined, which I just started my journey of non smoking 7 days ago, to quit smoking I set a date throw away any lighters or matches or any cigarette paraphernalia whatsoever.  Then I…Continue Reading »

Pamela C. | Middletown, Ohio, USA


Eat lot’s of hard candy,use a rubber band to fittle with,Try to stay away from caffine.