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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 WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... wanted.   BB Working With Others, pp.97-98  
For the type of alcoholic who is able and willing to get well, little charity, in the ordinary sense of the word, is needed or wanted.


2.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... wanted.   12&12 Step Seven, p.71  
Never was there enough of what we thought we wanted.


3.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... wanted.   12&12 Step Seven, p.72  
With a proper display of honesty and morality, we'd stand a better chance of getting what we really wanted.


4.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... wanted a manager who could really handle ...   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
A state drunk farm wanted a manager who could really handle inebriates.


5.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... wanted a paid researcher.   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
A state alcohol commission wanted a paid researcher.


6.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... wanted a personnel man familiar with the ...   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.169  
A corporation wanted a personnel man familiar with the subject.


7.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... wanted A.A. stories.   12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.187  
Other newspapers and magazines wanted A.A. stories.


8.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... wanted an A.A. member to educate the ...   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.169  
A university wanted an A.A. member to educate the public on alcoholism.


9.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... wanted an experienced social worker who understood ...   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
A city wanted an experienced social worker who understood what alcohol could do to a family.


10.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... wanted God.   BB Bill's Story, p.12  
For a brief moment, I had needed and wanted God.


11.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... wanted him to find the grace in ...   12&12 Tradition Five, p.153  
Finally, he saw that I wasn't attempting to change his religious views, that I wanted him to find the grace in his own religion that would aid his recovery.


12.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... wanted his family to know immediately what ...   12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.185  
As a rule, the average newcomer wanted his family to know immediately what he was trying to do.


13.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... wanted me to come over that evening ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.179  
About this time a lady called up my wife one Saturday afternoon saying she wanted me to come over that evening to meet a friend of hers who might help me.


14.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... wanted of that.   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.177  
I could drink all I wanted of that.


15.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... wanted, rather than as something we must ...   12&12 Step Seven, p.75  
A great turning point in our lives came when we sought for humility as something we really wanted, rather than as something we must have.


16.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... wanted so much to talk with someone, ...   BB A Vision For You, p.154  
He wanted so much to talk with someone, but whom?


17.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... wanted to."   BB There Is A Solution, p.20  
"He could stop if he wanted to."


18.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... wanted to, and were willing to make ...   BB There Is A Solution, pp.25-26  
This we did because we honestly wanted to, and were willing to make the effort.


19.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... wanted to assert himself he could not, ...   BB The Family Afterward, p.130  
Even when he wanted to assert himself he could not, for his drinking placed him constantly in the wrong.


20.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... wanted to become a "channel."   12&12 Step Eleven, p.101  
First of all, he wanted to become a "channel."


21.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... wanted to deal with the fact of ...   12&12 Step Seven, p.74  
We never wanted to deal with the fact of suffering.


22.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... wanted to do, without regard for the ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.172  
My whole life seemed to be centered around doing what I wanted to do, without regard for the rights, wishes, or privileges of anyone else; a state of mind which became more and more predominant as the years passed.


23.
View TRADITION THREE essay   ... wanted to get well.   12&12 Tradition Three, p.142  
He soon proved that his was a desperate case, and that above all he wanted to get well.


24.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... wanted to know if her husband's company ...   BB To Employers, p.137  
She wanted to know if her husband's company insurance was still in force.


25.
View STEP TWO essay   ... wanted to marry had other notions; we ...   12&12 Step Two, p.31  
The girl we wanted to marry had other notions; we prayed God that she'd change her mind, but she didn't.


26.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... wanted to photograph us.   12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.187  
Film companies wanted to photograph us.


27.
View TRADITION SIX essay   ... wanted to say that liquor should be ...   12&12 Tradition Six, p.157  
They wanted to say that liquor should be enjoyed, not misused; hard drinkers ought to slow down, and problem drinkers -- alcoholics -- should not drink at all.


28.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... wanted to shout A.A. from the housetops, ...   12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.185  
They wanted to shout A.A. from the housetops, and did.


29.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... wanted to stop drinking or not.   BB A Vision For You, p.158  
He proved to be a devil-may-care young fellow whose parents could not make out whether he wanted to stop drinking or not.


30.
View TRADITION TWELVE essay   ... wanted to tell others who had tried ...   12&12 Tradition Twelve, p.185  
He also wanted to tell others who had tried to help him -- his doctor, his minister, and close friends.


31.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... wanted to tell you Paul jumped from ...   BB To Employers, p.136  
I still expected a plea for clemency, but these words came through the receiver: "I just wanted to tell you Paul jumped from a hotel window in Hartford last Saturday.


32.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... wanted to throw up my hands in ...   BB To Employers, p.138  
I wanted to throw up my hands in discouragement, for I saw that I had failed to help my banker friend understand.


33.
View TRADITION SIX essay   ... wanted to use our member's full name ...   12&12 Tradition Six, p.158  
The association wanted to use our member's full name in all its advertising; he was to be described both as its director of publicity and as a member of Alcoholics Anonymous.


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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