June 2016 Blog Posts (4)

Recovery Quotes

For Today --       

 

The first requirement is that we be convinced that any life run

on self-will can hardly be a success. On that basis we are

almost always in collision with something or somebody,

even though our motives are good.

 

-- Alcoholics Anonymous, page…

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Added by mike Callahan on June 13, 2016 at 6:26am — No Comments

Recovery Quotes

For Today --

 

A sensation appears, and liking or disliking begins. This fleeting moment, if 

we are unaware of it, is repeated and intensified into craving and aversion, 

becoming a strong emotion that eventually overpowers the conscious mind. 

We become caught up in the emotion, and all our better judgment is swept 

aside. The result is that we find ourselves engaged in unwholesome…

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Added by mike Callahan on June 11, 2016 at 5:56am — No Comments

Recovery Quotes

For Today --

 

Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be 

reached by the caravan of thinking.

 

-- Kahlil Gibran



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In this respect alcohol was a great persuader. 

It finally beat us into a state of reasonableness.



-- Alcoholics Anonymous, page…

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Added by mike Callahan on June 5, 2016 at 6:38am — No Comments

Recovery Quotes

For Today –

 

Our sound reasoning failed to hold us in check. The insane 

idea won out. Next day we would ask ourselves, in all 

earnestness and sincerity, how it could have happened.

 

-- Alcoholics Anonymous, page 37

 

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Insanity is often the logic of an accurate…

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Added by mike Callahan on June 3, 2016 at 6:40am — No Comments

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