Heard in Meetings

  1. A critical spirit is poisonous. Bitterness cannot grow in the soil of a grateful soul. When you have gratitude in your soul–bitterness cannot get rooted in that space.
  2. Comparison is a killer!”
  3. I can’t. God can. I think I’ll let God!” (OA 12 and 12)
  4. We learned that we had to fully concede to our innermost selves that we were alcoholics. This is the first step in recovery. The delusion that we are like other people, or presently may be, has to be smashed.” BB p30
  5. A sponsor said, “Why” is a management question and you aren’t management.
  6. If you don’t want to do something, just do it for 15 minutes.
  7. Self-will is anti-serenity.
  8. Don’t compare your inside to someone else’s outside.
  9. Don’t put your wishbone where your backbone should be.
  10. God (HP) is more a verb than a noun.