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Quote of the Month (by Bill W.)
When, therefore, we AAs look to the future, we must always ask ourselves if the spirit which now binds us together in our common cause will always be...
From "Modesty One Plank for Good Public Relations (by Bill W.)
So we need to constantly scrutinize ourselves carefully, in order to make everlastingly certain that we shall always be strong enough and single-...
On Cultivating Tolerance (by Dr. Bob)
Tolerance expresses itself in a variety of ways: in kindness and consideration toward the man or woman who is just beginning the march along the...
Inventory and Growth (by AA Comes of Age)
In the years ahead we shall, of course, make mistakes. Experience has taught us that we need have no fear of doing this, providing that we always...
Don't Blow Your Stack! (by Concept XII, Warranty Five)
. . .It is evident that the harmony, security, and future effectiveness of AA will depend largely upon our maintenance of a thoroughly nonaggressive...
Availing Yourself of a Sponsor (by Living Sober, page 26)
"Not every AA member has had a sponsor. But thousands of us say we would not be alive were it not for the special friendship of one recovered...
The Likeness of Angry Apes (by Aldous Huxley)
The great nonhuman world, which exists simultaneously within us and without, is governed by its own divine laws--laws which we are free to obey or...
Simple In Language, Plain in Meaning (by Dr. Bob)
Much has been written, much has been said about the Twelve Steps of AA. These tenets of our faith and practice were not worked out overnight and then...
Spell It Yourself (by Adele E. Streeseman, M.D.)
In my opinion, not only as a believer in a living God but as a psychiatrist, there is neither significance nor dignity for man in a materialistic,...
More Crank Stuff (by Dr. E. M. Jellinek)
In 1939 I was engaged in a critical review of the alcoholism literature. Among my readings were some true gems and an overwhelming number of papers...