Daily Thought 08.25.18

 
From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 08.25.18
Date: August 25th 2018

AA Thought for the Day
(courtesy AA-Alive.net)

August 25, 2018

Disturbances
Anger, that occasional luxury of more balanced people, could keep
us on an emotional jag indefinitely. These emotional “dry benders”
often led straight to the bottle. Other kinds of disturbances—jealousy,
envy, self-pity, or hurt pride—did the same thing.
A spot-check inventory taken in the midst of such disturbances
can be of very great help in quieting stormy emotions.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, p. 90

Thought to Ponder
Am I doing to others as I would have them do to me—today?

AA-related 'Alconym'
A N G E R  =  Any New Grudge Endangers Recovery.

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