“…We live in a culture that has a vested interest in sustaining a state of trauma….Trauma is what keeps the economy going…” – Dr. Gabor Mate
“In order for society to function, we have to separate the soul from the body. Because we wouldn’t treat people the way we do if they had souls” – Dr. Gabor Mate
“Addiction is an attempt to regulate the inner state with outside behaviour” – Dr. Gabor Mate
“Consumerism requires the addict mentality” ~ Russell Brand.
“If you kill one person you go to jail, if you kill half a million people you get a Nobel peace price and are considered a great diplomat” – Dr. Gabor Mate (was that Obama?)