Daily Thought 02.23.21

From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 02.23.21
Date: February 23rd 2021

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

February 23, 2021

First Objective
Our first objective will be the development of self-restraint.
This carries a top priority rating. When we speak or act hastily
or rashly, the ability to be fair-minded and tolerant evaporates
on the spot. One unkind tirade or one willful snap judgment can
ruin our relation with another person for a whole day, or maybe
a whole year. Nothing pays off like restraint of tongue and pen.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, (Step Ten) p. 91

Thought to Ponder
The surest way to unhappiness is to concentrate only on ourselves.

AA-related 'Alconym'
T U F F  =   Tolerance, Understanding, Fairness, Forgiveness.

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