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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   ... difficulties.   BB Working With Others, p.94  
Make it plain he is under no obligation to you, that you hope only that he will try to help other alcoholics when he escapes his own difficulties.


2.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... difficulties.(*)   BB To Wives, p.121  
That is why we are anxious that you understand, and that you avoid these unnecessary difficulties.(*)


3.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... difficulties.   12&12 Step Five, p.61  
We shall want to speak with someone who is experienced, who not only has stayed dry but has been able to surmount other serious difficulties.


4.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... difficulties beyond our conception.   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxvii  
We doctors have realized for a long time that some form of moral psychology was of urgent importance to alcoholics, but its application presented difficulties beyond our conception.


5.
View STEP SIX essay   ... difficulties don't fall under such a category ...   12&12 Step Six, p.64  
But most of our other difficulties don't fall under such a category at all.


6.
View STEP TEN essay   ... difficulties had better be postponed, when possible, ...   12&12 Step Ten, pp.90-91  
The consideration of long-standing difficulties had better be postponed, when possible, to times deliberately set aside for that purpose.


7.
View STEP ONE essay   ... difficulties, he would return to us convinced.   12&12 Step One, p.23  
After a few such experiences, often years before the onset of extreme difficulties, he would return to us convinced.


8.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... difficulties is worth any amount of criticism.   BB Working With Others, p.100  
The story of how you and your wife settled your difficulties is worth any amount of criticism.


9.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... difficulties may develop.   12&12 Step Twelve, p.119  
It is only where "boy meets girl on A.A. campus," and love follows at first sight, that difficulties may develop.


10.
View FOREWORD   ... difficulties of life.   12&12 Foreword, pp.15-16  
Many people, nonalcoholics, report that as a result of the practice of A.A.'s Twelve Steps, they have been able to meet other difficulties of life.


11.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... difficulties of our adolescent period were being ...   BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xix  
While the internal difficulties of our adolescent period were being ironed out, public acceptance of A.A. grew by leaps and bounds.


12.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... difficulties of trying to deal rightly with ...   12&12 Step Five, p.59  
At this stage, the difficulties of trying to deal rightly with God by ourselves are twofold.


13.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... difficulties or a nurse for his sprees, ...   BB Working With Others, p.95  
If he is not interested in your solution, if he expects you to act only as a banker for his financial difficulties or a nurse for his sprees, you may have to drop him until he changes his mind.


14.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... difficulties, or perhaps that boy we thought ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.113  
Maybe there are serious domestic or romantic difficulties, or perhaps that boy we thought God was looking after becomes a military casualty.


15.
View STEP FIVE essay   Difficulties, perhaps, like our own.   12&12 Step Five, p.61  
Difficulties, perhaps, like our own.


16.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... difficulties presented themselves.   BB A Vision For You, p.156  
Plenty of difficulties presented themselves.


17.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... difficulties, that victory over them may bear ...   BB How It Works, p.63  
Take away my difficulties, that victory over them may bear witness to those I would help of Thy Power, Thy Love, and Thy Way of life.


18.
View STEP EIGHT essay   ... difficulties that we can.   12&12 Step Eight, p.80  
While the purpose of making restitution to others is paramount, it is equally necessary that we extricate from an examination of our personal relations every bit of information about ourselves and our fundamental difficulties that we can.


19.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... difficulties that would have made nine out ...   BB To Employers, p.138  
I pointed out that I had had nothing to drink whatever for three years, and this in the face of difficulties that would have made nine out of ten men drink their heads off.


20.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... difficulties, the 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.


21.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... difficulties with Mr. Brown, Mrs. Jones, the ...   BB How It Works, p.67  
Notice that the word "fear" is bracketed alongside the difficulties with Mr. Brown, Mrs. Jones, the employer, and the wife.


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