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“Since most of us are born with an abundance of natural desires, it isn’t strange that we often let these far exceed their intended purpose. When they drive us blindly, or we willfully demand that they supply us with more satisfactions or pleasures than are possible or due us, that [...]
Many meetings across the country read the beginning of Chapter Five, entitled “How it Works.” A part of the reading says, “If you have decided you want what we have and are willing to go to any length to get it – then you are ready to take certain steps.” [...]
Forgiveness is an interesting subject, in that it is important in both Twelve-Step recovery and Buddhism. It has been a crucial part of my recovery in many forms. It is something that I hope to progress with, as its gifts have been innumerable.
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“Then he asked for the grace to bring love, forgiveness, harmony, truth, faith, hope, light, and joy to every human being he could.”
“He stood in the Presence of Infinite Power and Love.”
“A friend is one of the nicest things you can [...]
We live every day without recognizing the blessings we have [...]
“We thank God from the bottom of our heart that we know Him better.”
“Having so considered our day, not omitting to take due note of things well done, and having searched our hearts with neither fear nor favor, we can truly thank God for the blessings we have received and sleep in good conscience.”
“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; [...]
Each one of us works our own individual program. In [...]
“Only Step One, where we made the 100 percent admission we were powerless over alcohol, can be practiced with absolute perfection.”
“No one among us has been able to maintain anything like perfect adherence to these principles.”
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