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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 STEP EIGHT essay   ... caused at home.  12&12 Step Eight, p.81  
When we take such personality traits as these into shop, office, and the society of our fellows, they can do damage almost as extensive as that we have caused at home.


2.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... caused by the action of alcohol on ...  BB To Employers, p.140  
Can it be appreciated that he has been a victim of crooked thinking, directly caused by the action of alcohol on his brain?


3.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... caused by the behavior of other people ...  12&12 Step Four, p.45  
Our present anxieties and troubles, we cry, are caused by the behavior of other people -- people who really need a moral inventory.


4.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... caused by the behavior of others, why ...  12&12 Step Four, p.52  
Or, if my disturbance was seemingly caused by the behavior of others, why do I lack the ability to accept conditions I cannot change?


5.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... caused chiefly by excessive drinking.  12&12 Step Four, p.45  
We shall claim that our serious character defects, if we think we have any at all, have been caused chiefly by excessive drinking.


6.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... caused him.  BB More About Alcoholism, p.36  
Here was the threat of commitment, the loss of family and position, to say nothing of that intense mental and physical suffering which drinking always caused him.


7.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... caused it.  12&12 Step Four, p.47  
We learned that if we were seriously disturbed, our first need was to quiet that disturbance, regardless of who or what we thought caused it.


8.
View STEP THREE essay   ... caused many a rebellious alcoholic to conclude ...  12&12 Step Three, p.38  
This very form of faulty dependence has caused many a rebellious alcoholic to conclude that dependence of any sort must be intolerably damaging.


9.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... caused me anxiety, bitterness, frustration, or depression?  12&12 Step Four, p.52  
Questioning directed to this end might run like this: Looking at both past and present, what sex situations have caused me anxiety, bitterness, frustration, or depression?


10.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... caused others and ourselves.  12&12 Step Four, p.43  
We wish to look squarely at the unhappiness this has caused others and ourselves.


11.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... caused our failure.  BB How It Works, p.64  
First, we searched out the flaws in our make-up which caused our failure.


12.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... caused the people we had loved most ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.115  
This often caused the people we had loved most to push us aside or perhaps desert us entirely.


13.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... caused us more trouble than holding back ...  12&12 Step Five, p.56  
Few muddled attitudes have caused us more trouble than holding back on Step Five.


14.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... caused us to play the big shot ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.116  
But when self-will had driven everybody away and our isolation had become complete, it caused us to play the big shot in cheap barrooms and then fare forth alone on the street to depend upon the charity of passersby.


15.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... caused you, being careful not to moralize ...  BB Working With Others, p.91  
If he is in a serious mood dwell on the troubles liquor has caused you, being careful not to moralize or lecture.


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