The law of love
Readers tell us about their favorite passages in AA literature.
I came across the following passage from the Big Book (page 542) several years ago: "For me, AA is a synthesis of all the philosophy I've ever read, all of the positive, good philosophy, all of it based on love. I have seen that there is only one law, the law of love, and there are only two sins; the first is to interfere with the growth of another human being, and the second is to interfere with one's own growth."
The discovery of this pearl came at a pivotal time in my recovery when I...
-- Stephen F.
Manhattan, New York