AA Thought for the Day
April 26, 2019
For pride, leading to self-justification, and always spurred by conscious
or unconscious fears, is the basic breeder of most human difficulties,
the chief block to true progress. Pride lures us into making demands
upon ourselves or upon others which cannot be met without perverting
or misusing our God-given instincts.
- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, (Step Four) pp. 48 - 49
Thought to Ponder
Swallowing my pride will not get me drunk.
P R I D E = Pretty Ridiculous Individual Directing Everything.
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