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Sobriety quotes and sayings heard in Meetings
Jools
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couple of quotes from the good ole folks on this board

Postby Jools » Sat Nov 15, 2008 7:43 am

I started looking at my sobriety and recovery as a "relationship". I wasn't on a "plateau" like you mentioned, but I knew if I started looking at recovery and sobriety as a relationship, I knew there was always something I can do to make it better and more fun and more fulfilling. That "relationship" was there all along, but I never saw it that way until I started LOOKING for it.


"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change."




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Postby Dallas » Sat Nov 15, 2008 12:54 pm

Thank you for sharing those and for starting a new topic here! This can be fun and refreshing and encouraging to all of us as we join you by adding some quotes that we find meaningful to us here in the forum!

I'm excited!!!

Dallas

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Postby sunlight » Wed Nov 19, 2008 11:19 am

(We live in this world as it is, not as we would have it) -Susan

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Postby sunlight » Wed Nov 19, 2008 12:06 pm

"My house is His house. My dog is his dog. My life is His life. And in reality, I never had anything I thought was mine. It was all an illlusion of reality that I thought that I controlled" - Dallas




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Postby Dallas » Sun Nov 23, 2008 5:28 pm

Thank you.
:lol:

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Postby Jools » Wed Dec 03, 2008 8:05 am

In AA, we train our feet to go where we want our minds to go. We take actions and the mind will follow the body. We can’t think ourselves into right actions, but right actions will produce right thinking. Thanx, Dallas!

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Postby Jools » Wed Dec 03, 2008 9:42 am

How about......

Denial is NOT a river in Egypt! :wink:

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Postby Dallas » Wed Dec 03, 2008 8:41 pm

How about: Denial

Don't
Even
kNow
I
am
Lying!

:lol: :lol:

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Postby garden variety » Thu Dec 04, 2008 1:10 pm

"Every time I got drunk - I was drinking."

(that is a for real thing that was said at a meeting I went to!)

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Postby GeoffS » Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:07 am

Just before I got drunk (every time) I was sober.





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