Home Page

Search "164 and More"
 
The Book "164 and More"
 
About Recovery Press

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


Click a book cover icon    to view the Big Book or 12&12 chapter, or Grapevine text


1.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... break.   BB Into Action, p.73  
We know but few instances where we have given these doctors a fair break.


2.
View TRADITION SEVEN essay   ... break.   12&12 Tradition Seven, p.161  
We saw that if they weren't, the man coming in the door couldn't get a break.


3.
View TRADITION ELEVEN essay   ... break anonymity at the public level.   12&12 Tradition Eleven, p.183  
Only a few A.A. members are left who deliberately break anonymity at the public level.


4.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... break he ought to have.   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.169  
She was helping to give the man coming in the door the break he ought to have.


5.
View TRADITION SIX essay   ... break his anonymity at a public level, ...   12&12 Tradition Six, p.158  
But that wasn't the whole story, for in this case not only was an A.A. member to break his anonymity at a public level, he was to link the name Alcoholics Anonymous to this particular educational project in the minds of millions.


6.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... break in, we might recall, a little ...   12&12 Step Eleven, p.100  
When such thoughts break in, we might recall, a little ruefully, how much store we used to set by imagination as it tried to create reality out of bottles.


7.
View STEP ONE essay   ... break it.   12&12 Step One, p.22  
Our sponsors declared that we were the victims of a mental obsession so subtly powerful that no amount of human willpower could break it.


8.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... break it, once having lost their self-confidence, ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxviii  
These allergic types can never safely use alcohol in any form at all; and once having formed the habit and found they cannot break it, once having lost their self-confidence, their reliance upon things human, their problems pile up on them and become astonishingly difficult to solve.


9.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... break our anonymity wide open.   12&12 Tradition Twelve, pp.184-185  
Between these lines, it is easy to read our fear that large numbers of incoming people might break our anonymity wide open.


10.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... break out of their confinement, and miraculously ...   12&12 Step Five, p.62  
The dammed-up emotions of years break out of their confinement, and miraculously vanish as soon as they are exposed.


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.

Top of Screen  Top