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1.
View STEP SIX essay   Such a bluffing of oneself will have ...  12&12 Step Six, p.69  
Such a bluffing of oneself will have to go the way of many another pleasant rationalization.


2.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such a case, this imperious urge can ...  12&12 Step Four, p.43  
In such a case, this imperious urge can destroy his chances for material and emotional security as well as his standing in the community.


3.
View STEP SIX essay   ... such a category at all.  12&12 Step Six, p.64  
But most of our other difficulties don't fall under such a category at all.


4.
View APPENDIX II, Spiritual Experience   ... such a change could hardly have been ...  BB Appendix II, Spiritual Experience, p.567  
He finally realizes that he has undergone a profound alteration in his reaction to life; that such a change could hardly have been brought about by himself alone.


5.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... such a choice will be good.  12&12 Step Five, p.61  
If you have developed a high confidence in him, and his temperament and problems are close to your own, then such a choice will be good.


6.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... such a closed corporation that we keep ...  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.171  
We cannot declare A.A. such a closed corporation that we keep our knowledge and experience top secret.


7.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... such a compelling picture of A.A. before ...  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xviii  
Then Jack Alexander wrote a feature article in the Saturday Evening Post and placed such a compelling picture of A.A. before the general public that alcoholics in need of help really deluged us.


8.
View TRADITION ONE essay   ... such a crowd of anarchists function at ...  12&12 Tradition One, p.130  
"How," they ask, "can such a crowd of anarchists function at all? How can they possibly place their common welfare first? What in Heaven's name holds them together?"


9.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... such a deadly obsession could be banished, ...  12&12 Step Seven, p.76  
If that degree of humility could enable us to find the grace by which such a deadly obsession could be banished, then there must be hope of the same result respecting any other problem we could possibly have.


10.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such a defense.  BB More About Alcoholism, p.43  
Except in a few rare cases, neither he nor any other human being can provide such a defense.


11.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such a discussion.  BB To Wives, p.111  
Be sure you are not critical during such a discussion.


12.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... such a failure wouldn't jeopardize their personal ...  12&12 Tradition Five, p.151  
Yet such a failure wouldn't jeopardize their personal survival.


13.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such a fevered brain?  BB To Employers, p.140  
Who wouldn't be, with such a fevered brain?


14.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... such a footing we became less and ...  BB How It Works, p.63  
Established on such a footing we became less and less interested in ourselves, our little plans and designs.


15.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... such a group might have his own ...  12&12 Tradition Five, p.150  
True, each physician in such a group might have his own specialty.


16.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... such a Higher Power was worth knowing ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.108  
In Step Eleven we saw that if a Higher Power had restored us to sanity and had enabled us to live with some peace of mind in a sorely troubled world, then such a Higher Power was worth knowing better, by as direct contact as possible.


17.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such a lack of proportion, of the ...  BB More About Alcoholism, p.37  
How can such a lack of proportion, of the ability to think straight, be called anything else?


18.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such a list would set forth serious ...  12&12 Step Four, p.48  
To those having religious training, such a list would set forth serious violations of moral principles.


19.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such a man and say approximately this, ...  BB To Employers, p.147  
After reading this book, a junior executive can go to such a man and say approximately this, "Look here, Ed.


20.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such a man at work long beyond ...  BB To Employers, p.137  
Because of the employee's special ability, or of his own strong personal attachment to him, the employer has sometimes kept such a man at work long beyond a reasonable period.


21.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such a man in mind.  BB To Employers, p.141  
Perhaps you have such a man in mind.


22.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such a man which is eminently fair ...  BB To Employers, p.148  
He will be able to take a position with such a man which is eminently fair and square.


23.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   Such a man would be crazy, wouldn't ...  BB More About Alcoholism, p.38  
Such a man would be crazy, wouldn't he?


24.
View STEP NINE essay   ... such a matter must be discussed, let's ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.86  
And even in those cases where such a matter must be discussed, let's try to avoid harming third parties, whoever they may be.


25.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such a matter when his more serious ...  BB The Family Afterward, p.135  
She sees she was wrong to make a burning issue out of such a matter when his more serious ailments were being rapidly cured.


26.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... such a miraculous discovery, any doctor would ...  12&12 Tradition Five, p.150  
In the radiance of such a miraculous discovery, any doctor would set his other ambitions aside, at whatever personal cost.


27.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... such a peace and serenity as I ...  BB Bill's Story, p.14  
There was a sense of victory, followed by such a peace and serenity as I had never known.


28.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such a person alone, he may soon ...  BB Working With Others, p.96  
If you leave such a person alone, he may soon become convinced that he cannot recover by himself.


29.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such a person can quit upon a ...  BB More About Alcoholism, p.34  
Whether such a person can quit upon a nonspiritual basis depends upon the extent to which he has already lost the power to choose whether he will drink or not.


30.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... such a person could surely not be ...  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.168  
Then we saw that if a hardworking secretary answered the phone dozens of times a day, listened to twenty wailing wives, arranged hospitalization and got sponsorship for ten newcomers, and was gently diplomatic with the irate drunk who complained about the job she was doing and how she was overpaid, then such a person could surely not be called a professional A.A.


31.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... such a person or argue.  BB Into Action, p.77  
Under no condition do we criticize such a person or argue.


32.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... such a person quick to see and ...  BB Into Action, p.74  
We often find such a person quick to see and understand our problem.


33.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such a person, you had better use ...  BB Working With Others, p.93  
When dealing with such a person, you had better use everyday language to describe spiritual principles.


34.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such a point of despair that nothing ...  12&12 Step Four, p.45  
As we morbidly pursue this melancholy activity, we may sink to such a point of despair that nothing but oblivion looks possible as a solution.


35.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such a position again.  BB To Wives, p.116  
Ask him what you should do if he places you in such a position again.


36.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... such a position, all sorts of remarkable ...  BB How It Works, p.63  
When we sincerely took such a position, all sorts of remarkable things followed.


37.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such a procedure to him, it may ...  BB To Employers, p.143  
If you propose such a procedure to him, it may be necessary to advance the cost of treatment, but we believe it should be made plain that any expense will later be deducted from his pay.


38.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such a profound knowledge of the inner ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.26  
Above all, he believed he had acquired such a profound knowledge of the inner workings of his mind and its hidden springs that relapse was unthinkable.


39.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... such a quantity of material blessings that ...  12&12 Step Seven, p.70  
The immense resources now being harnessed promise such a quantity of material blessings that many have come to believe that a man-made millennium lies just ahead.


40.
View STEP TEN essay   Such a radical change in our outlook ...  12&12 Step Ten, p.92  
Such a radical change in our outlook will take time, maybe a lot of time.


41.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such a reunion.  BB The Family Afterward, p.134  
Marvelous results often follow such a reunion.


42.
View STEP EIGHT essay   Such a roster of harms done others ...  12&12 Step Eight, p.81  
Such a roster of harms done others -- the kind that make daily living with us as practicing alcoholics difficult and often unbearable -- could be extended almost indefinitely.


43.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such a sally.  BB A Vision For You, pp.151-152  
As ex-problem drinkers, we smile at such a sally.


44.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such a seemingly above-board chap could be ...  BB To Employers, p.140  
You may be at a loss to understand how such a seemingly above-board chap could be so involved.


45.
View STEP NINE essay   ... such a sense of relief that we ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.85  
After taking this preliminary trial at making amends, we may enjoy such a sense of relief that we conclude our task is finished.


46.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such a sweet girl, I should think ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.20  
"She's such a sweet girl, I should think he'd stop for her sake."


47.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... such a theory.  BB Bill's Story, p.10  
When they talked of a God personal to me, who was love, superhuman strength and direction, I became irritated and my mind snapped shut against such a theory.


48.
View TRADITION SEVEN essay   ... such a thing?  12&12 Tradition Seven, p.160  
Who ever heard of such a thing?


49.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such a thing as incompatibility, but in ...  BB To Wives, p.108  
Of course, there is such a thing as incompatibility, but in nearly every instance the alcoholic only seems to be unloving and inconsiderate; it is usually because he is warped and sickened that he says and does these appalling things.


50.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... such a thing never fails to whip ...  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.169  
Even the suggestion of such a thing never fails to whip up a hurricane, and we have discovered that hurricanes have a way of mauling with equal severity both the just and the unjust.


51.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such a view is self-centered and in ...  BB The Family Afterward, p.124  
We think that such a view is self-centered and in direct conflict with the new way of living.


52.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such a way as to implicate A.A., ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.565  
10. No A.A. group or member should ever, in such a way as to implicate A.A., express any opinion on outside controversial issues -- particularly those of politics, alcohol reform, or sectarian religion.


53.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such a way as to implicate A.A., ...  12&12 Tradition Ten (Long), p.192  
Ten -- No A.A. group or member should ever, in such a way as to implicate A.A., express any opinion on outside controversial issues -- particularly those of politics, alcohol reform, or sectarian religion.


54.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... such abundance that everybody can have all ...  12&12 Step Seven, pp.70-71  
Poverty will disappear, and there will be such abundance that everybody can have all the security and personal satisfactions he desires.


55.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... such achievements as a consistent thing.  12&12 Step Twelve, p.112  
Of course all A.A.'s, even the best, fall far short of such achievements as a consistent thing.


56.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such action is warranted.  BB Working With Others, p.98  
Yet we do go to great extremes to provide each other with these very things, when such action is warranted.


57.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... such activities to be branded as professionalism ...  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
The question was -- and sometimes still is -- are such activities to be branded as professionalism under A.A. tradition?


58.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... such an appalling lack of perspective seemed ...  BB Bill's Story, p.5  
I began to wonder, for such an appalling lack of perspective seemed near being just that.


59.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such an approach many take up their ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.19  
After such an approach many take up their beds and walk again.


60.
View TRADITION SIX essay   ... such an association hired an A.A. member ...  12&12 Tradition Six, p.158  
Of course, there couldn't be the slightest objection if such an association hired an A.A. member solely because of his public relations ability and his knowledge of alcoholism.


61.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such an attitude is not helpful to ...  BB Working With Others, p.103  
Experience shows that such an attitude is not helpful to anyone.


62.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such an attitude will command undying loyalty.  BB To Employers, p.145  
With this kind of employee such an attitude will command undying loyalty.


63.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such an errand.  BB Working With Others, p.102  
You should not hesitate to visit the most sordid spot on earth on such an errand.


64.
View FOREWORD TO FIRST EDITION   ... such an event.  BB Foreword to First Edition, p.xiii  
Being mostly business or professional folk, we could not well carry on our occupations in such an event.


65.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... such an event."  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.184  
Being mostly business or professional folk, we could not well carry on our occupations in such an event."


66.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... such an experience seems impossible, but to ...  BB We Agnostics, p.44  
To one who feels he is an atheist or agnostic such an experience seems impossible, but to continue as he is means disaster, especially if he is an alcoholic of the hopeless variety.


67.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... such an illusion, he can of course ...  12&12 Step Eleven, p.104  
Under such an illusion, he can of course create great havoc without in the least intending it.


68.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... such an important part in bringing on ...  BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.172  
Unfortunately for me I was the only child, which perhaps engendered the selfishness which played such an important part in bringing on my alcoholism.


69.
View APPENDIX II, Spiritual Experience   ... such an impression, many alcoholics have nevertheless ...  BB Appendix II, Spiritual Experience, p.567  
Though it was not our intention to create such an impression, many alcoholics have nevertheless concluded that in order to recover they must acquire an immediate and overwhelming "God-consciousness" followed at once by a vast change in feeling and outlook.


70.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such an individual may prove a blessing ...  BB To Employers, p.141  
Firing such an individual may prove a blessing to him.


71.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... such an intimate situation.  BB Into Action, p.82  
No outsider can appraise such an intimate situation.


72.
View STEP TEN essay   ... such an inventory can do its work.  12&12 Step Ten, p.90  
Before we ask what a spot-check inventory is, let's look at the kind of setting in which such an inventory can do its work.


73.
View STEP ONE essay   ... such an obsession for destructive drinking that ...  12&12 Step One, p.21  
It is truly awful to admit that, glass in hand, we have warped our minds into such an obsession for destructive drinking that only an act of Providence can remove it from us.


74.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such an obsession for financial security that ...  12&12 Step Four, p.43  
Another may develop such an obsession for financial security that he wants to do nothing but hoard money.


75.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such an understanding is reached, little or ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.18  
Until such an understanding is reached, little or nothing can be accomplished.


76.
View TRADITION TWO essay   Such are the simple services that enable ...  12&12 Tradition Two, p.134  
Such are the simple services that enable the group to function.


77.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such as clubs or hospitals which require ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.564  
Secondary aids to A.A., such as clubs or hospitals which require much property or administration, ought to be incorporated and so set apart that, if necessary, they can be freely discarded by the groups.


78.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such as clubs or hospitals which require ...  12&12 Tradition Six (Long), p.190  
Secondary aids to A.A., such as clubs or hospitals which require much property or administration, ought to be incorporated and so set apart that, if necessary, they can be freely discarded by the groups.


79.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such as few do.  BB A Vision For You, p.152  
Then he will know loneliness such as few do.


80.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... such as He could or would under ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.108  
Then, in Step Seven, we humbly asked God to remove our shortcomings such as He could or would under the conditions of the day we asked.


81.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such as I had exhibited in Washington, ...  BB More About Alcoholism, p.42  
They piled on me heaps of evidence to the effect that an alcoholic mentality, such as I had exhibited in Washington, was a hopeless condition.


82.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... such as our wife, best friend, or ...  BB How It Works, p.63  
We found it very desirable to take this spiritual step with an understanding person, such as our wife, best friend, or spiritual adviser.


83.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... such as padding the expense account.  BB Into Action, p.78  
Maybe it's only a petty offense such as padding the expense account.


84.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such as these:  12&12 Step Four, p.50  
Looking back over his life, he can readily get under way by consideration of questions such as these:


85.
View STEP ONE essay   ... such as these take this Step?  12&12 Step One, p.23  
Since Step One requires an admission that our lives have become unmanageable, how could people such as these take this Step?


86.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such as we have described to you, ...  BB A Vision For You, p.162  
Then, in this eastern city, there are informal meetings such as we have described to you, where you may now see scores of members.


87.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such as yours have been occurring since ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.27  
Exceptions to cases such as yours have been occurring since early times.


88.
View APPENDIX VII, Twelve Concepts (Short Form)   ... such authority well defined.  BB Appendix VII, Twelve Concepts (Short Form), p.575  
X. Every service responsibility should be matched by an equal service authority, with the scope of such authority well defined.


89.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... such awe in me as a lad.  BB Bill's Story, p.4  
It was fun to carom around the exclusive course which had inspired such awe in me as a lad.


90.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such backing, what we have accomplished is ...  BB A Vision For You, p.163  
To duplicate, with such backing, what we have accomplished is only a matter of willingness, patience and labor.


91.
View FOREWORD TO FIRST EDITION   ... such cases.  BB Foreword to First Edition, p.xiv  
We should like to be helpful to such cases.


92.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such cases as yours.  BB More About Alcoholism, p.43  
Though not a religious person, I have profound respect for the spiritual approach in such cases as yours.


93.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such cases was not so well understood ...  BB A Vision For You, pp.156-157  
The use of spiritual principles in such cases was not so well understood as it is now.


94.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... such codes and philosophies did not save ...  BB We Agnostics, p.45  
But we found that such codes and philosophies did not save us, no matter how much we tried.


95.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... such communications were well within its spirit.  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.186  
Though not in the strict letter of anonymity, such communications were well within its spirit.


96.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such complaints, a barrier arises.  BB The Family Afterward, p.126  
Beginning with such complaints, a barrier arises.


97.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... such complication, there is plenty we should ...  BB Into Action, p.82  
If we have no such complication, there is plenty we should do at home.


98.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... such conceptions as Creative Intelligence, Universal Mind ...  BB Bill's Story, p.12  
I could go for such conceptions as Creative Intelligence, Universal Mind or Spirit of Nature but I resisted the thought of a Czar of the Heavens, however loving His sway might be.


99.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such conditions.  BB Working With Others, p.97  
Occasionally you will have to meet such conditions.


100.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such congregations.  BB The Family Afterward, p.132  
He and his family can be a bright spot in such congregations.


101.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such contacts.  BB The Family Afterward, p.131  
Alcoholics who have derided religious people will be helped by such contacts.


102.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... such conversations.  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.186  
Many a new man and woman came to A.A. because of such conversations.


103.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such convictions no great obstacle to a ...  BB There Is A Solution, pp.28-29  
Surprisingly enough, we find such convictions no great obstacle to a spiritual experience.


104.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such cooperation ought never go so far ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.564  
While an A.A. group may cooperate with anyone, such cooperation ought never go so far as affiliation or endorsement, actual or implied.


105.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such cooperation ought never to go so ...  12&12 Tradition Six (Long), p.190  
While an A.A. group may cooperate with anyone, such cooperation ought never to go so far as affiliation or endorsement, actual or implied.


106.
View STEP TWO essay   ... such deep questions as whether it was ...  12&12 Step Two, p.26  
Just resign from the debating society and quit bothering yourself with such deep questions as whether it was the hen or the egg that came first.


107.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such defeats, we were really beating ourselves ...  12&12 Step Four, p.47  
We had to see that when we harbored grudges and planned revenge for such defeats, we were really beating ourselves with the club of anger we had intended to use on others.


108.
View STEP SIX essay   ... such defects as these, and few of ...  12&12 Step Six, p.67  
Nearly anyone could submit a good list of such defects as these, and few of us would seriously think of giving them up, at least until they cause us excessive misery.


109.
View STEP SIX essay   ... such defects taken from them.  12&12 Step Six, pp.67-68  
Some people, of course, may conclude that they are indeed ready to have all such defects taken from them.


110.
View STEP NINE essay   ... such dilemmas.  12&12 Step Nine, p.87  
Of course, there is no pat answer which can fit all such dilemmas.


111.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such disclosures were painful and humiliating.  12&12 Step Four, p.47  
First of all, we had to admit that we had many of these defects, even though such disclosures were painful and humiliating.


112.
View STEP TEN essay   ... such disturbances can be of very great ...  12&12 Step Ten, p.90  
A spot-check inventory taken in the midst of such disturbances can be of very great help in quieting stormy emotions.


113.
View TRADITION SEVEN essay   ... such donations in the future.  12&12 Tradition Seven, p.164  
Let's take all such donations in the future.


114.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... such emotional gusts than those A.A.'s bold ...  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.169  
No individuals have been more buffeted by such emotional gusts than those A.A.'s bold enough to accept employment with outside agencies dealing with the alcohol problem.


115.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such emotional rearrangement within you.  BB There Is A Solution, p.27  
In fact, I have been trying to produce some such emotional rearrangement within you.


116.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... such enterprises, he was immediately tempted to ...  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
In former days, the moment an A.A. hired out to such enterprises, he was immediately tempted to use the name Alcoholics Anonymous for publicity or money-raising purposes.


117.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such evenings ourselves; we had a good ...  BB To Wives, p.110  
We have enjoyed such evenings ourselves; we had a good time.


118.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... such experiences.  BB Bill's Story, p.14  
The good doctor now sees many men who have such experiences.


119.
View STEP ONE essay   ... such experiences, often years before the onset ...  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.


120.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... such experiences, we could predict that the ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.109  
From great numbers of such experiences, we could predict that the doubter who still claimed that he hadn't got the "spiritual angle," and who still considered his well-loved A.A. group the higher power, would presently love God and call Him by name.


121.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such facilities ought not to use the ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.564  
Hence such facilities ought not to use the A.A. name.


122.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such facilities ought not to use the ...  12&12 Tradition Six (Long), p.190  
Hence such facilities ought not to use the A.A. name.


123.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... such feelings.  BB We Agnostics, p.48  
Though some of us resisted, we found no great difficulty in casting aside such feelings.


124.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... such feelings we shut ourselves off from ...  BB How It Works, p.66  
For when harboring such feelings we shut ourselves off from the sunlight of the Spirit.


125.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... such full-time careers do not professionalize A.A.'s ...  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
Members who select such full-time careers do not professionalize A.A.'s Twelfth Step."


126.
View TRADITION SEVEN essay   ... such funds, and so divert A.A. from ...  12&12 Tradition Seven, p.164  
The pressure of that fat treasury would surely tempt the board to invent all kinds of schemes to do good with such funds, and so divert A.A. from its primary purpose.


127.
View TRADITION SEVEN essay   ... such future gifts would be similarly declined.  12&12 Tradition Seven, p.165  
Difficult as it was, they officially declined that ten thousand dollars, and adopted a formal, airtight resolution that all such future gifts would be similarly declined.


128.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such good effect that the doctor agreed ...  BB A Vision For You, p.163  
And with such good effect that the doctor agreed to a test among his patients and certain other alcoholics from a clinic which he attends.


129.
View STEP SIX essay   ... such great amounts of time wishing for ...  12&12 Step Six, p.67  
Else why would we consume such great amounts of time wishing for what we have not, rather than working for it, or angrily looking for attributes we shall never have, instead of adjusting to the fact, and accepting it?


130.
View FOREWORD   ... such great numbers of yet erratic people ...  12&12 Foreword, p.18  
But it was by no means sure that such great numbers of yet erratic people could live and work together with harmony and good effect.


131.
View STEP EIGHT essay   Such gross misbehavior is not by any ...  12&12 Step Eight, p.81  
Such gross misbehavior is not by any means a full catalogue of the harms we do.


132.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such in this town.  BB A Vision For You, p.154  
There must be many such in this town.


133.
View FOREWORD   ... such inquirers an inside view of A.A. ...  12&12 Foreword, p.16  
The second section of this volume, though designed for A.A.'s membership, will give such inquirers an inside view of A.A. never before possible.


134.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... such instruction and example as we can ...  12&12 Step Eleven, p.101  
Aided by such instruction and example as we can find, it is essentially an individual adventure, something which each one of us works out in his own way.


135.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such intervals -- usually brief -- were inevitably followed ...  BB More About Alcoholism, p.30  
All of us felt at times that we were regaining control, but such intervals -- usually brief -- were inevitably followed by still less control, which led in time to pitiful and incomprehensible demoralization.


136.
View STEP SIX essay   Such is the power of our instincts ...  12&12 Step Six, p.66  
Such is the power of our instincts to overreach themselves.


137.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such issues, no matter what your own ...  BB Working With Others, p.93  
Don't raise such issues, no matter what your own convictions are.


138.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such issues our common welfare is paramount.  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.563  
On such issues our common welfare is paramount.


139.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such issues our common welfare is paramount.  12&12 Tradition Four (Long), p.189  
On such issues our common welfare is paramount.


140.
View PREFACE   ... such large numbers of alcoholic men and ...  BB Preface, p.xi  
Because this book has become the basic text for our Society and has helped such large numbers of alcoholic men and women to recovery, there exists strong sentiment against any radical changes being made in it.


141.
View CONTENTS   ... such liberty dangerous?  12&12 Contents (Tradition Four), p.10  
Is such liberty dangerous?


142.
View TRADITION FOUR essay   ... such liberty foolishly dangerous?  12&12 Tradition Four, p.146  
Isn't such liberty foolishly dangerous?


143.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... such masterly detail in these pages.  BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxvii  
There was, therefore, a sense of real satisfaction when I was asked to contribute a few words on a subject which is covered in such masterly detail in these pages.


144.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such matters.  BB There Is A Solution, p.28  
There is no friction among us over such matters.


145.
View STEP THREE essay   ... such matters.  12&12 Step Three, p.37  
Nobody is going to meddle with our personal independence in such matters.


146.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such matters carefully, for one careless, inconsiderate ...  BB The Family Afterward, p.125  
Members of a family should watch such matters carefully, for one careless, inconsiderate remark has been known to raise the very devil.


147.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such matters they can express no views ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.565  
Concerning such matters they can express no views whatever.


148.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such matters they can express no views ...  12&12 Tradition Ten (Long), p.192  
Concerning such matters they can express no views whatever.


149.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... such matters to the utmost of my ...  BB Bill's Story, p.13  
I was to right all such matters to the utmost of my ability.


150.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... such members render prodigies of service, and ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.120  
We daily see such members render prodigies of service, and receive great joys in return.


151.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such memberships.  BB There Is A Solution, p.28  
Not all of us join religious bodies, but most of us favor such memberships.


152.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such men had spectacular and powerful recoveries.  BB To Wives, p.113  
Yet often such men had spectacular and powerful recoveries.


153.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such men suffer horribly, but not more ...  BB To Wives, p.114  
The wives and children of such men suffer horribly, but not more than the men themselves.


154.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... such misery, bad repute and hopelessness?  BB A Vision For You, p.153  
How can they rise out of such misery, bad repute and hopelessness?


155.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such moments we forget that alcoholism is ...  BB To Wives, p.118  
At such moments we forget that alcoholism is an illness over which we could not possibly have had any power.


156.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... such, needed to be publicized.  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.186  
Our work, as such, needed to be publicized.


157.
View STEP TWO essay   ... such nonsense.  12&12 Step Two, p.27  
I simply won't consider such nonsense.


158.
View TRADITION NINE essay   ... such obedience brings.  12&12 Tradition Nine, p.174  
So we of A.A. do obey spiritual principles, first because we must, and ultimately because we love the kind of life such obedience brings.


159.
View STEP NINE essay   ... such opportunity presents itself, at some point ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.85  
But if no such opportunity presents itself, at some point we will want to summon all our courage, head straight for the person concerned, and lay our cards on the table.


160.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such, ought never be organized; but we ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.562  
Nine -- A.A., as such, ought never be organized; but we may create service boards or committees directly responsible to those they serve.


161.
View CONTENTS   ... such, ought never be organized; but we ...  12&12 Contents (Tradition Nine), p.12  
Tradition Nine -- "A.A., as such, ought never be organized; but we may create service boards or committees directly responsible to those they serve."


162.
View TRADITION NINE essay   ... such, ought never be organized; but we ...  12&12 Tradition Nine, p.172  
"A.A., as such, ought never be organized; but we may create service boards or committees directly responsible to those they serve."


163.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... such overwhelming compulsions and desires?  12&12 Step Seven, p.73  
How can we possibly summon the resolution and the willingness to get rid of such overwhelming compulsions and desires?


164.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such pandemonium they may have rushed out ...  BB To Wives, p.106  
In the midst of such pandemonium they may have rushed out threatening to live with the other woman forever.


165.
View INTO ACTION chapter   Such parts of our story we tell ...  BB Into Action, p.74  
Such parts of our story we tell to someone who will understand, yet be unaffected.


166.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such people and the alcoholic.  BB To Employers, p.149  
As to them, his policy is undoubtedly sound, but he did not distinguish between such people and the alcoholic.


167.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such people may face. Alateen, for teen-aged ...  BB To Wives (Note), p.121  
(*) The fellowship of Al-Anon Family Groups was formed about thirteen years after this chapter was written. Though it is entirely separate from Alcoholics Anonymous, it uses the general principles of the A.A. program as a guide for husbands, wives, relatives, friends and others close to alcoholics. The foregoing pages (though addressed only to wives) indicate the problems such people may face. Alateen, for teen-aged children of alcoholics, is a part of Al-Anon.


168.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such people often may impose on you.  BB To Employers, p.141  
Of course that isn't so, and such people often may impose on you.


169.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such people that he is a sick ...  BB To Wives, p.115  
When you have carefully explained to such people that he is a sick person, you will have created a new atmosphere.


170.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... such people wherever possible, except when to ...  BB How It Works, p.59  
9. Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others.


171.
View CONTENTS   ... such people wherever possible, except when to ...  12&12 Contents (Step Nine), p.7  
Step Nine -- "Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others."


172.
View STEP NINE essay   ... such people wherever possible, except when to ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.83  
"Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others."


173.
View STEP EIGHT essay   ... such personality traits as these into shop, ...  12&12 Step Eight, p.81  
When we take such personality traits as these into shop, office, and the society of our fellows, they can do damage almost as extensive as that we have caused at home.


174.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such persons.  BB The Family Afterward, p.133  
Do not hesitate to take your health problems to such persons.


175.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such persons, we thought.  BB To Wives, p.107  
There could be no love in such persons, we thought.


176.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... such physical condition that he can think ...  BB To Employers, p.143  
Your man will fare better if placed in such physical condition that he can think straight and no longer craves liquor.


177.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such places?"  BB Working With Others, p.101  
Or am I expecting to steal a little vicarious pleasure from the atmosphere of such places?"


178.
View APPENDIX VI, How to Get in Touch With A.A.   ... such places, A.A. can be located through ...  BB Appendix VI, How to Get in Touch With A.A., p.573  
In such places, A.A. can be located through the local telephone directory, newspaper office, or police station, or by contacting local priests or ministers.


179.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   Such prayers, of course, are fundamentally good ...  12&12 Step Eleven, p.104  
Such prayers, of course, are fundamentally good acts, but often they are based upon a supposition that we know God's will for the person for whom we pray.


180.
View STEP THREE essay   ... such pressure group, if it is strong ...  12&12 Step Three, p.37  
Every such pressure group, if it is strong enough, self-righteously imposes its will upon the rest.


181.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... such problems.  BB Into Action, p.87  
We usually conclude the period of meditation with a prayer that we be shown all through the day what our next step is to be, that we be given whatever we need to take care of such problems.


182.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... such questions specifically.  BB There Is A Solution, p.20  
It is the purpose of this book to answer such questions specifically.


183.
View STEP NINE essay   ... such quiet sincerity will often astonish us.  12&12 Step Nine, p.84  
The generous response of most people to such quiet sincerity will often astonish us.


184.
View STEP NINE essay   ... such reactions will not deflect us from ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.85  
But if we have prepared ourselves well in advance, such reactions will not deflect us from our steady and even purpose.


185.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such reparation as he can to his ...  BB Working With Others, p.98  
When your prospect has made such reparation as he can to his family, and has thoroughly explained to them the new principles by which he is living, he should proceed to put those principles into action at home.


186.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such representatives are to be guided in ...  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.565  
All such representatives are to be guided in the spirit of service, for true leaders in A.A. are but trusted and experienced servants of the whole.


187.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such representatives are to be guided in ...  12&12 Tradition Nine (Long), p.191  
All such representatives are to be guided in the spirit of service, for true leaders in A.A. are but trusted and experienced servants of the whole.


188.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... such ruinous slander.  BB Into Action, p.80  
After consulting with his wife and partner he came to the conclusion that it was better to take those risks than to stand before his Creator guilty of such ruinous slander.


189.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... such, should never go into business.  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.564  
An A.A. group, as such, should never go into business.


190.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   ... such, should never go into business.  12&12 Tradition Six (Long), p.190  
An A.A. group, as such, should never go into business.


191.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... such simple devices, we have placed ourselves ...  12&12 Step Eleven, p.100  
When, by such simple devices, we have placed ourselves in a mood in which we can focus undisturbed on constructive imagination, we might proceed like this:


192.
View STEP TWO essay   ... such simple rules of fair play and ...  12&12 Step Two, p.29  
We became convinced that such simple rules of fair play and decency would be enough.


193.
View TRADITION FOUR essay   ... such, simply couldn't handle this sort of ...  12&12 Tradition Four, p.149  
An A.A. group, as such, simply couldn't handle this sort of project.


194.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... such situations.  BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxvi  
These men may well have a remedy for thousands of such situations.


195.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   Such special services may be well recompensed.  BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.564  
Such special services may be well recompensed.


196.
View TRADITIONS LONG FORM   Such special services may be well recompensed.  12&12 Tradition Eight (Long), p.191  
Such special services may be well recompensed.


197.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... such stories got into circulation outside of ...  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.185  
When such stories got into circulation outside of A.A., the loss of confidence in our anonymity promise was severe.


198.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such stupidity.  BB Working With Others, p.103  
A spirit of intolerance might repel alcoholics whose lives could have been saved, had it not been for such stupidity.


199.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... such support, A.A. could have made only ...  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xx  
Without such support, A.A. could have made only the slowest progress.


200.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such talk by a spirit of love ...  BB The Family Afterward, p.125  
We do talk about each other a great deal, but we almost invariably temper such talk by a spirit of love and tolerance.


201.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... such that you would care to reveal ...  12&12 Step Five, p.61  
Perhaps, though, your relation to him is such that you would care to reveal only a part of your story.


202.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such thing as making a normal drinker ...  BB More About Alcoholism, p.31  
Physicians who are familiar with alcoholism agree there is no such thing as making a normal drinker out of an alcoholic.


203.
View STEP ONE essay   ... such thing as the personal conquest of ...  12&12 Step One, p.22  
There was, they said, no such thing as the personal conquest of this compulsion by the unaided will.


204.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... such things, a feeling of jealousy may ...  BB The Family Afterward, p.131  
When he renews interest in such things, a feeling of jealousy may arise.


205.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... such things cannot happen again.  BB More About Alcoholism, p.38  
We admit we have some of these symptoms, but we have not gone to the extremes you fellows did, nor are we likely to, for we understand ourselves so well after what you have told us that such things cannot happen again.


206.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... such thoughts break in, we might recall, ...  12&12 Step Eleven, p.100  
When such thoughts break in, we might recall, a little ruefully, how much store we used to set by imagination as it tried to create reality out of bottles.


207.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... such times a great revulsion has risen ...  BB We Agnostics, p.57  
Save for a few brief moments of temptation the thought of drink has never returned; and at such times a great revulsion has risen up in him.


208.
View APPENDIX II, Spiritual Experience   ... such transformations, though frequent, are by no ...  BB Appendix II, Spiritual Experience, p.567  
Among our rapidly growing membership of thousands of alcoholics such transformations, though frequent, are by no means the rule.


209.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   Such tributes as these brought opportunities for ...  12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.187  
Such tributes as these brought opportunities for still more recognition.


210.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... such unfortunates.  BB How It Works, p.58  
There are such unfortunates.


211.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... such unions.  12&12 Step Twelve, p.119  
Their common suffering as drinkers, their common interest in A.A. and spiritual things, often enhance such unions.


212.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... such unprincipled ambition that I double-crossed and ...  12&12 Step Four, p.51  
Did I have such unprincipled ambition that I double-crossed and undercut my associates?


213.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... such views.  BB Working With Others, p.94  
Do not contradict such views.


214.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... such women adopt a spiritual way of ...  BB To Wives, p.114  
If such women adopt a spiritual way of life their road will be smoother.


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