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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 SEVEN essay   ... chief activator of our defects has been ...   12&12 Step Seven, p.76  
The chief activator of our defects has been self-centered fear -- primarily fear that we would lose something we already possessed or would fail to get something we demanded.


2.
View STEP TEN essay   ... chief application to situations which arise in ...   12&12 Step Ten, p.90  
Today's spot check finds its chief application to situations which arise in each day's march.


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View TRADITION FOUR essay   ... chief architect, standing in the ruins of ...   12&12 Tradition Four, p.149  
Even the chief architect, standing in the ruins of his dream, could laugh at himself -- and that is the very acme of humility.


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View STEP FOUR essay   ... chief block to true progress.   12&12 Step Four, pp.48-49  
For pride, leading to self-justification, and always spurred by conscious or unconscious fears, is the basic breeder of most human difficulties, the chief block to true progress.


5.
View PREFACE   ... chief change was in the section of ...   BB Preface, p.xi  
But the chief change was in the section of personal stories, which was expanded to reflect the Fellowship's growth.


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View APPENDIX VII, Twelve Concepts (Short Form)   ... chief initiative and active responsibility in most ...   BB Appendix VII, Twelve Concepts (Short Form), p.574  
VI. The Conference recognizes that the chief initiative and active responsibility in most world service matters should be exercised by the trustee members of the Conference acting as the General Service Board.


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View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... chief physician at a nationally prominent hospital ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxv  
A well-known doctor, chief physician at a nationally prominent hospital specializing in alcoholic and drug addiction, gave Alcoholics Anonymous this letter:


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View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... chief psychiatrist of a large public hospital ...   BB A Vision For You, p.163  
Arrangements were also made with the chief psychiatrist of a large public hospital to select still others from the stream of misery which flows through that institution.


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View APPENDIX III, The Medical View on A.A.   ... Chief Psychiatrist, Philadelphia General Hospital, citing his ...   BB Appendix III, The Medical View on A.A., p.570  
Dr. John F. Stouffer, Chief Psychiatrist, Philadelphia General Hospital, citing his experience with A.A., said: "The alcoholics we get here at Philadelphia General are mostly those who cannot afford private treatment, and A.A. is by far the greatest thing we have been able to offer them.


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View STEP THREE essay   ... chief source of strength.   12&12 Step Three, pp.38-39  
And far from being a weakness, this dependence was their chief source of strength.


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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