Robin "I couldn’t walk 2 feet without being out of breath."
Debby "The patch worked for me."
Kathleen "The money I saved by quitting smoking put me in the driver’s seat... of my brand new motorcycle."
Michael "Don't give up giving up cigarettes."
Bobbie "Focus on the positive; take it a day or even a minute at a time."
Clare "My friends support made all the difference."
Mike "Smoking had a big effect on my son. I didn't want to disappoint him."
Ed "Believe that you can do it."
Jim "A cigarette is not controlling my ability to do things."
"I made a plan this time."
Year quit: 2009
Ida describes feeling like everything she did revolved around cigarettes. When she decided to quit smoking, she got the patch to help. Now she says "It’s changing my life. Cigarettes aren’t controlling me anymore." Ida shared her story about why she quit to help motivate others to try to stop and to Make Smoking History.