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From the books  ...  Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (12 & 12)


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1.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... avoid a place where there is drinking, ...   BB Working With Others, p.101  
So our rule is not to avoid a place where there is drinking, if we have a legitimate reason for being there.


2.
View TO WIVES chapter   Avoid answering these inquiries as much as ...   BB To Wives, p.115  
Avoid answering these inquiries as much as you can.


3.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... avoid disagreement or contention.   BB To Wives, p.118  
If your husband is trying to live on a spiritual basis, he will also be doing everything in his power to avoid disagreement or contention.


4.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... avoid drawing on our small capital.   BB Bill's Story, p.3  
I had had some success at speculation, so we had a little money, but we once worked on a farm for a month to avoid drawing on our small capital.


5.
View STEP EIGHT essay   ... avoid extreme judgments, both of ourselves and ...   12&12 Step Eight, p.82  
We should avoid extreme judgments, both of ourselves and of others involved.


6.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... avoid falling into confusion over the names ...   12&12 Step Four, p.48  
To avoid falling into confusion over the names these defects should be called, let's take a universally recognized list of major human failings -- the Seven Deadly Sins of pride, greed, lust, anger, gluttony, envy, and sloth.


7.
View STEP NINE essay   ... avoid harming third parties, whoever they may ...   12&12 Step Nine, p.86  
And even in those cases where such a matter must be discussed, let's try to avoid harming third parties, whoever they may be.


8.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... avoid hysterical thinking or advice.   BB How It Works, p.70  
We avoid hysterical thinking or advice.


9.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... avoid it.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.43  
Had you offered yourselves as patients at this hospital, I would not have taken you, if I had been able to avoid it.


10.
View STEP TWO essay   ... avoid looking at some of our own ...   12&12 Step Two, p.30  
Moreover, we could avoid looking at some of our own shortcomings.


11.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... avoid meeting a man through his family.   BB Working With Others, p.91  
When possible, avoid meeting a man through his family.


12.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... avoid moving pictures which show drinking scenes; ...   BB Working With Others, pp.100-101  
People have said we must not go where liquor is served; we must not have it in our homes; we must shun friends who drink; we must avoid moving pictures which show drinking scenes; we must not go into bars; our friends must hide their bottles if we go to their houses; we mustn't think or be reminded about alcohol at all.


13.
View STEP TEN essay   ... avoid quick-tempered criticism and furious, power-driven argument.   12&12 Step Ten, p.91  
We must avoid quick-tempered criticism and furious, power-driven argument.


14.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... avoid retaliation or argument.   BB How It Works, p.67  
We avoid retaliation or argument.


15.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... avoid sensational advertising.   BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.565  
We think A.A. ought to avoid sensational advertising.


16.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... avoid sensational advertising.   12&12 Tradition Eleven (Long), p.192  
We think A.A. ought to avoid sensational advertising.


17.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... avoid the issue, hoping against hope we ...   BB We Agnostics, p.44  
At first some of us tried to avoid the issue, hoping against hope we were not true alcoholics.


18.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... avoid the subject of drinking, even with ...   BB To Wives, p.114  
You avoid the subject of drinking, even with your own parents.


19.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   Avoid then, the deliberate manufacture of misery, ...   BB The Family Afterward, p.133  
Avoid then, the deliberate manufacture of misery, but if trouble comes, cheerfully capitalize it as an opportunity to demonstrate His omnipotence.


20.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... avoid these responsibilities, but be sure you ...   BB Working With Others, p.97  
Never avoid these responsibilities, but be sure you are doing the right thing if you assume them.


21.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... avoid these unnecessary difficulties.(*)   BB To Wives, p.121  
That is why we are anxious that you understand, and that you avoid these unnecessary difficulties.(*)


22.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... avoid this humbling experience, they have turned ...   BB Into Action, p.72  
Trying to avoid this humbling experience, they have turned to easier methods.


23.
View TRADITION NINE essay   ... avoid those dangers of great wealth, prestige, ...   12&12 Tradition Nine, p.175  
A.A. has to function, but at the same time it must avoid those dangers of great wealth, prestige, and entrenched power which necessarily tempt other societies.


24.
View TO WIVES chapter   Avoid urging him to follow our program.   BB To Wives, p.113  
Avoid urging him to follow our program.


The 164 and More™ Book, eBook, and Web Site are all CONCORDANCES which display passages from the Big Book Alcoholics Anonymous, the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, and the A.A. Grapevine (A.A. Preamble only).  Sorting and rendering passages in the proprietary format of the 164 and More concordance does not in any way imply affiliation with or endorsement by either Alcoholics Anonymous World Services Inc., or the A.A. Grapevine, Inc.  Further A.A.W.S. Inc. and the A.A. Grapevine Inc. have no objection to the use of this material in the 164 and More concordance.

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