Home Page

Search "164 and More"
 
The Book "164 and More"
 
About Recovery Press

From the books  ...  Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (12 & 12)


Click a book cover icon    to view the Big Book or 12&12 chapter, or Grapevine text


1.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... successful.   BB The Family Afterward, p.123  
They remember when father was romantic, thoughtful and successful.


2.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... successful.   12&12 Step Twelve, p.111  
Or we may encounter the reverse situation, in which we are highly elated because we seem to have been successful.


3.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... successful and happy business career.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.32  
An exceptional man, he remained bone dry for twenty-five years and retired at the age of fifty-five, after a successful and happy business career.


4.
View APPENDIX IV, The Lasker Award   ... successful approach to that age-old public health ...   BB Appendix IV, The Lasker Award, p.571  
"The American Public Health Association presents a Lasker Group Award for 1951 to Alcoholics Anonymous in recognition of its unique and highly successful approach to that age-old public health and social problem, alcoholism ... In emphasizing alcoholism as an illness, the social stigma associated with this condition is being blotted out ... Historians may one day recognize Alcoholics Anonymous to have been a great venture in social pioneering which forged a new instrument for social action; a new therapy based on the kinship of common suffering; one having a vast potential for the myriad other ills of mankind."


5.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... successful business man, it is Fred.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.39  
If ever there was a successful business man, it is Fred.


6.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... successful, but I have never been successful ...   BB There Is A Solution, p.27  
With many individuals the methods which I employed are successful, but I have never been successful with an alcoholic of your description."(*)


7.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... successful consummation.   BB There Is A Solution, p.25  
Almost none of us liked the self-searching, the leveling of our pride, the confession of shortcomings which the process requires for its successful consummation.


8.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... successful flight at Kitty Hawk.   BB We Agnostics, p.51  
Even in the present century, American newspapers were afraid to print an account of the Wright brothers' first successful flight at Kitty Hawk.


9.
View FOREWORD   ... successful groups emerged -- the first at Akron, ...   12&12 Foreword, p.16  
After three years of trial and error in selecting the most workable tenets upon which the Society could be based, and after a large amount of failure in getting alcoholics to recover, three successful groups emerged -- the first at Akron, the second at New York, and the third at Cleveland.


10.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... successful, he cannot fool himself about values.   BB How It Works, p.64  
If the owner of the business is to be successful, he cannot fool himself about values.


11.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... successful in business and had retired, he ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.32  
He made up his mind that until he had been successful in business and had retired, he would not touch another drop.


12.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... successful in his enterprise, he would have ...   BB A Vision For You, p.153  
Had he been successful in his enterprise, he would have been set on his feet financially which, at the time, seemed vitally important.


13.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... successful in licking my other personal problems, ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.40  
I reasoned I was not so far advanced as most of you fellows, that I had been usually successful in licking my other personal problems, and that I would therefore be successful where you men failed.


14.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... successful in solving your own domestic problems, ...   BB Working With Others, p.100  
If you have been successful in solving your own domestic problems, tell the newcomer's family how that was accomplished.


15.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   Successful readjustment means the opposite.   BB The Family Afterward, p.122  
Successful readjustment means the opposite.


16.
View TRADITION TWO essay   ... successful than anybody in the business.'   12&12 Tradition Two, p.136  
You can become a lay therapist, and more successful than anybody in the business.'


17.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... successful where you men failed.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.40  
I reasoned I was not so far advanced as most of you fellows, that I had been usually successful in licking my other personal problems, and that I would therefore be successful where you men failed.


18.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... successful with alcoholics if you do not ...   BB Working With Others, p.95  
You will be most successful with alcoholics if you do not exhibit any passion for crusade or reform.


19.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... successful with an alcoholic of your description."(*)   BB There Is A Solution, p.27  
With many individuals the methods which I employed are successful, but I have never been successful with an alcoholic of your description."(*)


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.

Top of Screen  Top