Success Tips —Great Ideas from People Who Have Quit

Craig | Denton, Texas, United States


I have quit smoking for about 3 months now and I just decided to stop one day. Every time I really wanted a cigarette I would rush out the house and sprint as fast as I could down the street and…Continue Reading »

Sarah R. | Anderson, CA, USA


Instead of chewing gum or eating candy during cravings, I sucked on ice chips.  this really helped me because I tried eating candy but after a while I was full of sugar and still craving a cig, this…Continue Reading »

Lynne L. | Brisbane, QLD, AUS


get hypnosis

Paul G. | Alpharette, GA, USA


  Dip the lip end of the cigarette in some vinegar just before lighting up. You’ll throw it away fast enough.

Venetta C. | Fayetteville, North Carolina, USA


I feel an urge coming on and go into my kitchen & brew myself a cup of tea. I then gather a non-clicking pen, an artificial flower or two, wire snippers, and flower crafters tape. I snip the…Continue Reading »

Anita F. | Victoria, British Columbia, CA


Not One Puff, Ever (N.O.P.E.). The mind is a tricky thing. It will tell you that one cigarette won’t hurt. And it’s hard to argue with that logic, especially when you’re in the…Continue Reading »

Rebecca K. | Morphettville, South Australia, AUS


Keep your mind occupied. You can only think of one thing at a time, so if you find yourself thinking of a smoke, for gods sake do something to get your mind off of it! Watch a good movie. Think of a…Continue Reading »

Lindsey J. | Springfield, Oregon, USA


Placing a photo of my daughter on the cover of my packet helped me quit. Every time I would reach for a cigarette I would see her beautiful face. I want to see that face grow up!

Paula J. | Tompkinsville, Kentucky, USA


Change your usual routine, instead of getting up & pouring that 1st cup of coffee & lighting up, brush your teeth & drink water,juice,v-8, & eat something. Then brush your teeth again. Find something…Continue Reading »

Julie Vander Weken | Eugene, Oregon, United States


Two years ago I had decided to quit smoking and I had tried quitting cold turkey to no avail. What worked for me was weening myself off cigarettes. I was smoking about one pack a day. So, to start I…Continue Reading »