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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 THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... easily able to control his desire for ...  BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxix  
On the other hand -- and strange as this may seem to those who do not understand -- once a psychic change has occurred, the very same person who seemed doomed, who had so many problems he despaired of ever solving them, suddenly finds himself easily able to control his desire for alcohol, the only effort necessary being that required to follow a few simple rules.


2.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... easily about A.A. to almost anyone.  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.186  
When opportunities to be helpful came along, he found he could talk easily about A.A. to almost anyone.


3.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... easily and will soon become eager.  12&12 Step Five, pp.61-62  
When your mission is carefully explained, and it is seen by the recipient of your confidence how helpful he can really be, the conversation will start easily and will soon become eager.


4.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... easily, and without exhibitionism, about his own ...  12&12 Step Four, p.46  
This the sponsor promptly proves by talking freely and easily, and without exhibitionism, about his own defects, past and present.


5.
View STEP SIX essay   ... easily become ready to aim at spiritual ...  12&12 Step Six, p.68  
Therefore, it seems plain that few of us can quickly or easily become ready to aim at spiritual and moral perfection; we want to settle for only as much perfection as will get us by in life, according, of course, to our various and sundry ideas of what will get us by.


6.
View TRADITION THREE essay   ... easily breakable as an A.A. group.  12&12 Tradition Three, p.139  
In our early time, nothing seemed so fragile, so easily breakable as an A.A. group.


7.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... easily divert us from our primary spiritual ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.563  
6. Problems of money, property, and authority may easily divert us from our primary spiritual aim.


8.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... easily divert us from our primary spiritual ...  12&12 Tradition Six (Long), p.190  
Six -- Problems of money, property, and authority may easily divert us from our primary spiritual aim.


9.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... easily find some by asking a few ...  BB Working With Others, p.89  
You can easily find some by asking a few doctors, ministers, priests or hospitals.


10.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... easily, for we are not burning up ...  BB Into Action, p.88  
We do not tire so easily, for we are not burning up energy foolishly as we did when we were trying to arrange life to suit ourselves.


11.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... easily in each individual case, will help ...  12&12 Step Four, pp.52-53  
Questions like these, more of which will come to mind easily in each individual case, will help turn up the root causes.


12.
View STEP EIGHT essay   ... easily mend with a few casual apologies.  12&12 Step Eight, p.79  
No more, surely, than we could easily mend with a few casual apologies.


13.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... easily passed among alcoholics, one to the ...  12&12 Tradition Five, p.151  
These legacies of suffering and of recovery are easily passed among alcoholics, one to the other.


14.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... easily pushed aside in favor of the ...  BB More About Alcoholism, pp.36-37  
Yet all reasons for not drinking were easily pushed aside in favor of the foolish idea that he could take whiskey if only he mixed it with milk!


15.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... easily see why.  BB Into Action, p.87  
You can easily see why.


16.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... easily understood.  BB To Employers, p.137  
That he has not always done so for the alcoholic is easily understood.


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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