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1.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... needs.  BB There Is A Solution, p.20  
Our very lives, as ex-problem drinkers, depend upon our constant thought of others and how we may help meet their needs.


2.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... needs.  BB The Family Afterward, p.131  
New acquaintances who know nothing of alcoholism might be made and thoughtful considerations given their needs.


3.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... needs.  BB To Employers, p.141  
It may be just the jolt he needs.


4.
View STEP THREE essay   ... needs, and our most desperate ones, too.  12&12 Step Three, p.36  
Silently and surely, electricity, that strange energy so few people understand, meets our simplest daily needs, and our most desperate ones, too.


5.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... needs and work for them.  BB How It Works, p.70  
We think of their needs and work for them.


6.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... needs are cared for.  BB Working With Others, p.98  
He clamors for this or that, claiming he cannot master alcohol until his material needs are cared for.


7.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... needs hospitalization, he should have it, but ...  BB Working With Others, p.91  
If your man needs hospitalization, he should have it, but not forcibly unless he is violent.


8.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... needs is well defined by that part ...  12&12 Step Eleven, p.102  
And we think that the whole range of our needs is well defined by that part of Step Eleven which says: "...knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out."


9.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... needs no God to explain it.  BB We Agnostics, p.49  
We read wordy books and indulge in windy arguments, thinking we believe this universe needs no God to explain it.


10.
View FOREWORD   ... needs of the Fellowship itself.  12&12 Foreword, p.16  
The basic principles of A.A., as they are known today, were borrowed mainly from the fields of religion and medicine, though some ideas upon which success finally depended were the result of noting the behavior and needs of the Fellowship itself.


11.
View TRADITION TWO essay   ... needs other alcoholics as much as they ...  12&12 Tradition Two, p.133  
He needs other alcoholics as much as they need him.


12.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... needs the least possible organization.  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.565  
9. Each A.A. group needs the least possible organization.


13.
View TRADITION NINE essay   ... needs the least possible organization."  12&12 Tradition Nine, p.172  
When Tradition Nine was first written, it said that "Alcoholics Anonymous needs the least possible organization."


14.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... needs the least possible organization.  12&12 Tradition Nine (Long), p.191  
Nine -- Each A.A. group needs the least possible organization.


15.
View ACCEPTANCE WAS THE ANSWER story   ... needs to be changed in me and ...  BB Acceptance, p.417  
I need to concentrate not so much on what needs to be changed in the world as on what needs to be changed in me and in my attitudes.


16.
View ACCEPTANCE WAS THE ANSWER story   ... needs to be changed in the world ...  BB Acceptance, p.417  
I need to concentrate not so much on what needs to be changed in the world as on what needs to be changed in me and in my attitudes.


17.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... needs to be looked after and extricated ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.118  
As matters get worse, the husband becomes a sick and irresponsible child who needs to be looked after and extricated from endless scrapes and impasses.


18.
View STEP THREE essay   ... needs to develop the quality of willingness.  12&12 Step Three, p.40  
All by himself, and in the light of his own circumstances, he needs to develop the quality of willingness.


19.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... needs to do is to keep sober.  BB Into Action, p.82  
Sometimes we hear an alcoholic say that the only thing he needs to do is to keep sober.


20.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... needs were met or not.  12&12 Step Seven, p.72  
Seldom did we look at character-building as something desirable in itself, something we would like to strive for whether our instinctual needs were met or not.


21.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... needs your help.  BB Working With Others, p.90  
Don't deal with him when he is very drunk, unless he is ugly and the family needs your help.


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