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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 THREE essay   ... rest.   12&12 Step Three, p.37  
Every such pressure group, if it is strong enough, self-righteously imposes its will upon the rest.


2.
View TRADITION NINE essay   ... rest and to punish or expel offenders?   12&12 Tradition Nine, p.172  
Doesn't nearly every society on earth give authority to some of its members to impose obedience upon the rest and to punish or expel offenders?


3.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... rest and treatment he will be able ...   BB To Employers, p.142  
If he says yes, does he really mean it, or down inside does he think he is fooling you, and that after rest and treatment he will be able to get away with a few drinks now and then?


4.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... rest his nerves.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.39  
Far from admitting he was an alcoholic, he told himself he came to the hospital to rest his nerves.


5.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... rest homes and farms for alcoholics, when ...   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.167  
Even greater furors were provoked when A.A. members began to run rest homes and farms for alcoholics, when some hired out to corporations as personnel men in charge of the alcoholic problem in industry, when some became nurses on alcoholic wards, when others entered the field of alcohol education.


6.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... rest homes where badly beat-up topers could ...   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
Now and then, A.A. members have bought farms or rest homes where badly beat-up topers could find needed care.


7.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... rest I disregarded.   BB Bill's Story, p.11  
For myself, I had adopted those parts which seemed convenient and not too difficult; the rest I disregarded.


8.
View STEP TWO essay   ... rest of A.A.'s program as enthusiastically as ...   12&12 Step Two, p.27  
To acquire it, I had only to stop fighting and practice the rest of A.A.'s program as enthusiastically as I could.


9.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... rest of his life.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.40  
He was positive that this humiliating experience, plus the knowledge he had acquired, would keep him sober the rest of his life.


10.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... rest of his life and insists on ...   BB The Family Afterward, p.129  
He may not see at once that he has barely scratched a limitless lode which will pay dividends only if he mines it for the rest of his life and insists on giving away the entire product.


11.
View TRADITION TEN essay   ... rest of mankind some millennium of their ...   12&12 Tradition Ten, p.176  
Others fell apart because of sheer self-righteousness while trying to enforce upon the rest of mankind some millennium of their own specification.


12.
View TRADITION TEN essay   ... rest of the answer.   12&12 Tradition Ten, p.178  
Had they been left to themselves, and had they stuck to their one goal, they might have found the rest of the answer.


13.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... rest of the conversation our friend had ...   BB There Is A Solution, p.27  
Let us tell you the rest of the conversation our friend had with his doctor.


14.
View STEP TWO essay   ... rest of the folks on our brainpower ...   12&12 Step Two, p.29  
Secretly, we felt we could float above the rest of the folks on our brainpower alone.


15.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... rest of the players in his own ...   BB How It Works, p.60  
Each person is like an actor who wants to run the whole show; is forever trying to arrange the lights, the ballet, the scenery and the rest of the players in his own way.


16.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... rest of the players that these are ...   BB How It Works, p.61  
Is it not evident to all the rest of the players that these are the things he wants?


17.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... rest of the program, they wondered why ...   BB Into Action, p.73  
Having persevered with the rest of the program, they wondered why they fell.


18.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... rest of the Twelfth Step?   12&12 Step Twelve, p.109  
Now, what about the rest of the Twelfth Step?


19.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... rest of the world would only behave; ...   BB How It Works, pp.61-62  
He is like the retired business man who lolls in the Florida sunshine in the winter complaining of the sad state of the nation; the minister who sighs over the sins of the twentieth century; politicians and reformers who are sure all would be Utopia if the rest of the world would only behave; the outlaw safe cracker who thinks society has wronged him; and the alcoholic who has lost all and is locked up.


20.
View STEP ONE essay   ... rest of us had gone through.   12&12 Step One, p.23  
They were spared that last ten or fifteen years of literal hell the rest of us had gone through.


21.
View STEP ONE essay   ... rest of us had hit to the ...   12&12 Step One, p.23  
It was obviously necessary to raise the bottom the rest of us had hit to the point where it would hit them.


22.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... rest of us were able to see ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.109  
Looking at those who were only beginning and still doubted themselves, the rest of us were able to see the change setting in.


23.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... rest of us who, less fortunate, don't ...   12&12 Step Eleven, pp.98-99  
But what about the rest of us who, less fortunate, don't even know how to begin?


24.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... rest on our laurels.   BB Into Action, p.85  
It is easy to let up on the spiritual program of action and rest on our laurels.


25.
View STEP NINE essay   ... rest on our laurels.   12&12 Step Nine, p.85  
We will want to rest on our laurels.


26.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... rest quietly with the thoughts of someone ...   12&12 Step Eleven, p.100  
We rest quietly with the thoughts of someone who knows, so that we may experience and learn.


27.
View TRADITION SIX essay   ... rest to earn their livelihood in a ...   12&12 Tradition Six, p.155  
We'd gather up derelicts from skid rows, sort out those who could get well, and make it possible for the rest to earn their livelihood in a kind of quarantined confinement.


28.
View STEP THREE essay   ... rest upon how well and earnestly we ...   12&12 Step Three, p.34  
In fact, the effectiveness of the whole A.A. program will rest upon how well and earnestly we have tried to come to "a decision to turn our will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood Him."


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