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People who detest mingling with their inferiors probably haven't any.--The Wayside It's surprising what heights one can attain by remaining on the...
Short Takes (by Pat K.)
If the Twelve Suggested Steps alleviated your worst problem, don't you suppose they might work on your NEXT WORST problem?
Short Takes (by Anonymous)
AA is an introduction to, and a guide for, a spiritual way of life, with permanent, happy and useful sobriety as its primary and fundamental...
Short Takes (by West Raleigh Group Bulletin)
Let's try to be a part of the answer, rather than a part of the problem.
Short Takes (by Chit-Chat)
Prejudice is a great timesaver; it enables us to form opinions without bothering to get the facts.
Short Takes (by Chit-Chat)
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he isn't and a sense of humor provided to console him for what he is.
Short Takes (by The Arid Pilgrim)
From Mohammed's Testament to his son-in-law: "There is no worse poverty than ignorance, there is no better prosperity than the possession of a...
Short Takes (by Anon.)
The spiritual part of the program is the good that is within you that you learn to use and learn to pass on to the other alcoholic.
Short Takes (by H. S.)
You take a drink and it makes a new man of you. . .then the new man wants a drink.
Short Takes
It is better to get glasses because of too many headaches than headaches from too many glasses.