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1.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men.   BB Bill's Story, p.16  
Each day my friend's simple talk in our kitchen multiplies itself in a widening circle of peace on earth and good will to men.


2.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... men.   BB There Is A Solution, p.22  
We know that while the alcoholic keeps away from drink, as he may do for months or years, he reacts much like other men.


3.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... men.   BB There Is A Solution, p.28  
We, in our turn, sought the same escape with all the desperation of drowning men.


4.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men.   BB More About Alcoholism, pp.30-31  
Neither does there appear to be any kind of treatment which will make alcoholics of our kind like other men.


5.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.32  
Then he fell victim to a belief which practically every alcoholic has -- that his long period of sobriety and self-discipline had qualified him to drink as other men.


6.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... men.   BB We Agnostics, p.46  
It is open, we believe, to all men.


7.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men.   BB To Wives, p.104  
With few exceptions, our book thus far has spoken of men.


8.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men.   BB To Wives, p.105  
We have had retaliatory love affairs with other men.


9.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men.   BB To Wives, p.107  
Sometimes we sensed dimly that we were dealing with sick men.


10.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men.   BB To Employers, p.136  
He has hired and fired hundreds of men.


11.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men.   BB To Employers, p.136  
I was at one time assistant manager of a corporation department employing sixty-six hundred men.


12.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men.   BB To Employers, p.148  
It will permit the rehabilitation of good men.


13.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men.   BB To Employers, p.149  
Of course, this chapter refers to alcoholics, sick people, deranged men.


14.
View FOREWORD TO FOURTH EDITION   ... men (and a few women) with quite ...   BB Foreword to Fourth Edition, p.xxiii  
When the phrase "We are people who normally would not mix" (page 17 of this book) was written in 1939, it referred to a Fellowship composed largely of men (and a few women) with quite similar social, ethnic, and economic backgrounds.


15.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men and reputation.   BB To Employers, p.148  
Alcoholism may be causing your organization considerable damage in its waste of time, men and reputation.


16.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men and their families.   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxv  
This has become the basis of a rapidly growing fellowship of these men and their families.


17.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men and their families.   BB To Wives, p.119  
You have been starving for his companionship, yet he spends long hours helping other men and their families.


18.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men and we have done so with ...   BB To Wives, p.105  
Our friends have counseled chucking the men and we have done so with finality, only to be back in a little while hoping, always hoping.


19.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... men and women.   BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvii  
The membership had then reached about 100 men and women.


20.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... men and women.   12&12 Step Twelve, p.120  
Free of marital responsibilities, they can participate in enterprises which would be denied to family men and women.


21.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... men and women, and to all these ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.171  
To 1950, the year of his death, he carried the A.A. message to more than 5,000 alcoholic men and women, and to all these he gave his medical services without thought of charge.


22.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... men and women are strikingly agreed.   BB We Agnostics, p.50  
On one proposition, however, these men and women are strikingly agreed.


23.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... men and women, desperately in need, will ...   BB There Is A Solution, p.29  
Our hope is that many alcoholic men and women, desperately in need, will see these pages, and we believe that it is only by fully disclosing ourselves and our problems that they will be persuaded to say, "Yes, I am one of them too; I must have this thing."


24.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... men and women didn't exert themselves to ...   12&12 Step Four, p.42  
If men and women didn't exert themselves to be secure in their persons, made no effort to harvest food or construct shelter, there would be no survival.


25.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   Men and women drink essentially because they ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxviii  
Men and women drink essentially because they like the effect produced by alcohol.


26.
View APPENDIX I, The A.A. Tradition   ... men and women ever had a more ...   BB Appendix I, The A.A. Tradition, p.561  
Therefore, no society of men and women ever had a more urgent need for continuous effectiveness and permanent unity.


27.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men and women, happy in their release, ...   BB A Vision For You, p.159  
Seeing much of each other, scarce an evening passed that someone's home did not shelter a little gathering of men and women, happy in their release, and constantly thinking how they might present their discovery to some newcomer.


28.
View STEP ELEVEN essay   ... men and women of all religions have ...   12&12 Step Eleven, p.99  
We won't have far to seek; the great men and women of all religions have left us a wonderful supply.


29.
View TRADITION ELEVEN essay   ... men and women of the press have ...   12&12 Tradition Eleven, p.181  
On almost every newsfront, the men and women of the press have attached themselves to us as friends.


30.
View STEP EIGHT essay   ... men and women, of whatever description, is ...   12&12 Step Eight, p.77  
Learning how to live in the greatest peace, partnership, and brotherhood with all men and women, of whatever description, is a moving and fascinating adventure.


31.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... men and women open with wonder as ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.110  
To watch the eyes of men and women open with wonder as they move from darkness into light, to see their lives quickly fill with new purpose and meaning, to see whole families reassembled, to see the alcoholic outcast received back into his community in full citizenship, and above all to watch these people awaken to the presence of a loving God in their lives -- these things are the substance of what we receive as we carry A.A.'s message to the next alcoholic.


32.
View STEP SIX essay   ... men and women pour so much alcohol ...   12&12 Step Six, p.64  
When men and women pour so much alcohol into themselves that they destroy their lives, they commit a most unnatural act.


33.
View STEP TWO essay   ... men and women spared from alcohol's final ...   12&12 Step Two, p.31  
In A.A. we saw the fruits of this belief: men and women spared from alcohol's final catastrophe.


34.
View STEP SIX essay   ... men and women speak love with their ...   12&12 Step Six, p.67  
But how many men and women speak love with their lips, and believe what they say, so that they can hide lust in a dark corner of their minds?


35.
View PREFACE   ... men and women to recovery, there exists ...   BB Preface, p.xi  
Because this book has become the basic text for our Society and has helped such large numbers of alcoholic men and women to recovery, there exists strong sentiment against any radical changes being made in it.


36.
View FOREWORD   ... men and women who are banded together ...   12&12 Foreword, p.15  
Alcoholics Anonymous is a worldwide fellowship of more than one hundred thousand(*) alcoholic men and women who are banded together to solve their common problems and to help fellow sufferers in recovery from that age-old, baffling malady, alcoholism.


37.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... men and women who are constitutionally incapable ...   BB How It Works, p.58  
Those who do not recover are people who cannot or will not completely give themselves to this simple program, usually men and women who are constitutionally incapable of being honest with themselves.


38.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... men and women who go power-mad, who ...   12&12 Step Four, p.43  
We have also seen men and women who go power-mad, who devote themselves to attempting to rule their fellows.


39.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men and women who have lost the ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.30  
We alcoholics are men and women who have lost the ability to control our drinking.


40.
View FOREWORD TO FIRST EDITION   ... men and women who have recovered from ...   BB Foreword to First Edition, p.xiii  
We, of Alcoholics Anonymous, are more than one hundred men and women who have recovered from a seemingly hopeless state of mind and body.


41.
View PREAMBLE   ... men and women who share their experience, ...   Grapevine Preamble  
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.


42.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... men and women who were once just ...   BB There Is A Solution, p.17  
We, of Alcoholics Anonymous, know thousands of men and women who were once just as hopeless as Bill.


43.
View APPENDIX V, The Religious View on AA   ... men and women who would be hopelessly ...   BB Appendix V, The Religious View on A.A., p.572  
This self-insurance has resulted in the restoration of physical, mental and spiritual health and self-respect to hundreds of men and women who would be hopelessly down and out without its unique but effective therapy."


44.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... men and women, worldly indeed.   BB We Agnostics, p.50  
Here are thousands of men and women, worldly indeed.


45.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men are better husbands and fathers than ...   BB To Wives, p.108  
Today most of our men are better husbands and fathers than ever before.


46.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men are gathered together in business there ...   BB To Employers, p.145  
Wherever men are gathered together in business there will be rivalries and, arising out of these, a certain amount of office politics.


47.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... men are suddenly cast to one side, ...   BB There Is A Solution, p.27  
Ideas, emotions, and attitudes which were once the guiding forces of the lives of these men are suddenly cast to one side, and a completely new set of conceptions and motives begin to dominate them.


48.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men are thoroughly bad-intentioned, that no amount ...   BB To Wives, p.108  
We realize some men are thoroughly bad-intentioned, that no amount of patience will make any difference.


49.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men are to become happy, respected, and ...   BB A Vision For You, p.153  
It may seem incredible that these men are to become happy, respected, and useful once more.


50.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men as we did not!   BB To Wives, p.106  
How heartbreaking was this discovery; how cruel to be told they understood our men as we did not!


51.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men as we have come to know ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxvii  
The unselfishness of these men as we have come to know them, the entire absence of profit motive, and their community spirit, is indeed inspiring to one who has labored long and wearily in this alcoholic field.


52.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... men, but for alcoholics these things are ...   BB How It Works, p.66  
They may be the dubious luxury of normal men, but for alcoholics these things are poison.


53.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men cannot or will not get over ...   BB To Wives, p.114  
Some men cannot or will not get over alcoholism.


54.
View STEP FOUR essay   ... men cared nothing for the society of ...   12&12 Step Four, p.42  
If there were no social instinct, if men cared nothing for the society of one another, there would be no society.


55.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men come out of asylums and resume ...   BB Bill's Story, p.15  
I have seen men come out of asylums and resume a vital place in the lives of their families and communities.


56.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men drink their heads off.   BB To Employers, p.138  
I pointed out that I had had nothing to drink whatever for three years, and this in the face of difficulties that would have made nine out of ten men drink their heads off.


57.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... men, even our enemies, for we look ...   BB How It Works, p.70  
We have begun to learn tolerance, patience and good will toward all men, even our enemies, for we look on them as sick people.


58.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men everywhere.   BB To Employers, p.136  
His present views ought to prove exceptionally useful to business men everywhere.


59.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men failed.   BB More About Alcoholism, p.40  
I reasoned I was not so far advanced as most of you fellows, that I had been usually successful in licking my other personal problems, and that I would therefore be successful where you men failed.


60.
View STEP SIX essay   ... men from the boys."   12&12 Step Six, p.63  
"This is the Step that separates the men from the boys."


61.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men's gathering places of all sorts, often ...   BB A Vision For You, p.158  
He entered a political campaign, making speeches, frequenting men's gathering places of all sorts, often staying up all night.


62.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... men get well whose families have not ...   BB Working With Others, p.100  
We have seen men get well whose families have not returned at all.


63.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men gradually, but His impact on me ...   BB Bill's Story, p.14  
God comes to most men gradually, but His impact on me was sudden and profound.


64.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men had appeared in court, persuading the ...   BB Bill's Story, p.9  
In a matter of fact way he told how two men had appeared in court, persuading the judge to suspend his commitment.


65.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men had found something brand new in ...   BB A Vision For You, p.159  
These men had found something brand new in life.


66.
View TRADITION FIVE essay   ... men had hit upon a cure, once ...   12&12 Tradition Five, p.150  
But once these men had hit upon a cure, once it became apparent that only by their united effort could this be accomplished, then all of them would feel bound to devote themselves solely to the relief of cancer.


67.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men had spectacular and powerful recoveries.   BB To Wives, p.113  
Yet often such men had spectacular and powerful recoveries.


68.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... men had the nerve to say that ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.123  
These distinguished men had the nerve to say that most of the alcoholics under investigation were still childish, emotionally sensitive, and grandiose.


69.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men have been so impaired by alcohol ...   BB To Wives, p.114  
Some men have been so impaired by alcohol that they cannot stop.


70.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men have begotten all sorts of predicaments.   BB To Wives, p.105  
Our loyalty and the desire that our husbands hold up their heads and be like other men have begotten all sorts of predicaments.


71.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   Men have cried out to me in ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxix  
Men have cried out to me in sincere and despairing appeal: "Doctor, I cannot go on like this!


72.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... men have discovered God.   BB There Is A Solution, p.28  
The distinguished American psychologist, William James, in his book "Varieties of Religious Experience," indicates a multitude of ways in which men have discovered God.


73.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men have regained their standing.   BB Bill's Story, p.15  
Business and professional men have regained their standing.


74.
View TRADITION ELEVEN essay   ... men have repeatedly deleted names and pictures ...   12&12 Tradition Eleven, p.183  
Since that time, editors and rewrite men have repeatedly deleted names and pictures of members from A.A. copy; frequently, they have reminded ambitious individuals of A.A.'s anonymity policy.


75.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men have sworn great solemn oaths that ...   BB To Wives, p.105  
Our men have sworn great solemn oaths that they were through drinking forever.


76.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men, hoping matters will take a turn ...   BB To Employers, p.147  
So, for one reason or another, they cover these men, hoping matters will take a turn for the better.


77.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men if they try our suggestions.   BB To Wives, p.104  
There is every evidence that women regain their health as readily as men if they try our suggestions.


78.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... men in charge of the alcoholic problem ...   12&12 Tradition Eight, p.167  
Even greater furors were provoked when A.A. members began to run rest homes and farms for alcoholics, when some hired out to corporations as personnel men in charge of the alcoholic problem in industry, when some became nurses on alcoholic wards, when others entered the field of alcohol education.


79.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men in the fourth classification would be ...   BB To Wives, p.113  
You would suppose that men in the fourth classification would be quite hopeless, but that is not so.


80.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men in this city have found themselves, ...   BB A Vision For You, p.163  
When a few men in this city have found themselves, and have discovered the joy of helping others to face life again, there will be no stopping until everyone in that town has had his opportunity to recover -- if he can and will.


81.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... men in those days was equal to ...   BB We Agnostics, p.51  
Students of ancient history tell us that the intellect of men in those days was equal to the best of today.


82.
View STEP SIX essay   ... men" is the difference between striving for ...   12&12 Step Six, p.68  
So the difference between "the boys and the men" is the difference between striving for a self-determined objective and for the perfect objective which is of God.


83.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men, it is by no means a ...   BB To Wives, p.120  
Though it is infinitely better that he have no relapse at all, as has been true with many of our men, it is by no means a bad thing in some cases.


84.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men jumping to death from the towers ...   BB Bill's Story, p.4  
The papers reported men jumping to death from the towers of High Finance.


85.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men later became co-founders of A.A.   BB A Vision For You (Note), p.155  
These men later became co-founders of A.A.


86.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men lost to this world because I ...   BB To Employers, p.137  
Here were three exceptional men lost to this world because I did not understand alcoholism as I do now.


87.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... men may go without disaster, provided he ...   BB There Is A Solution, p.26  
He can go anywhere on this earth where other free men may go without disaster, provided he remains willing to maintain a certain simple attitude.


88.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men may well have a remedy for ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxvi  
These men may well have a remedy for thousands of such situations.


89.
View WE AGNOSTICS chapter   ... men's minds were fettered by superstition, tradition, ...   BB We Agnostics, p.51  
In the realm of the material, men's minds were fettered by superstition, tradition, and all sorts of fixed ideas.


90.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men, much like himself, have recovered.   BB To Wives, p.113  
He knows that thousands of men, much like himself, have recovered.


91.
View TRADITION SIX essay   ... men, nor should we try.   12&12 Tradition Six, p.157  
We of Alcoholics Anonymous could not be all things to all men, nor should we try.


92.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... men of faith have courage.   BB How It Works, p.68  
All men of faith have courage.


93.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men of genius conceived their best projects ...   BB Bill's Story, p.2  
We had long talks when I would still her forebodings by telling her that men of genius conceived their best projects when drunk; that the most majestic constructions of philosophic thought were so derived.


94.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... men of medicine as well as with ...   BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xx  
Neither does A.A. take any particular medical point of view, though we cooperate widely with the men of medicine as well as with the men of religion.


95.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men of my battery given me a ...   BB Bill's Story, p.1  
I fancied myself a leader, for had not the men of my battery given me a special token of appreciation?


96.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... men of religion.   BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xx  
Neither does A.A. take any particular medical point of view, though we cooperate widely with the men of medicine as well as with the men of religion.


97.
View STEP TWO essay   ... men of religion' were still killing one ...   12&12 Step Two, p.30  
How we loved to shout the damaging fact that millions of the 'good men of religion' were still killing one another off in the name of God.


98.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... men of science have been forcing nature ...   12&12 Step Seven, p.70  
With great intelligence, men of science have been forcing nature to disclose her secrets.


99.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men of the house would appear.   BB To Wives, p.105  
We seldom had friends at our homes, never knowing how or when the men of the house would appear.


100.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men of thirty or less, had been ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.33  
Several of our crowd, men of thirty or less, had been drinking only a few years, but they found themselves as helpless as those who had been drinking twenty years.


101.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men recover, and is a power in ...   BB A Vision For You, p.158  
He has helped other men recover, and is a power in the church from which he was long absent.


102.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... men set to work almost frantically upon ...   BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvii  
Hence the two men set to work almost frantically upon alcoholics arriving in the ward of the Akron City Hospital.


103.
View TRADITION TEN essay   ... men shall be governed, and how the ...   12&12 Tradition Ten, p.176  
We live in the imminent possibility of a fresh holocaust to determine how men shall be governed, and how the products of nature and toil shall be divided among them.


104.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men, staff member of a world-renowned hospital, ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.43  
One of these men, staff member of a world-renowned hospital, recently made this statement to some of us: "What you say about the general hopelessness of the average alcoholic's plight is, in my opinion, correct.


105.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men suffer horribly, but not more than ...   BB To Wives, p.114  
The wives and children of such men suffer horribly, but not more than the men themselves.


106.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men than the altruistic movement now growing ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxviii  
We feel, after many years of experience, that we have found nothing which has contributed more to the rehabilitation of these men than the altruistic movement now growing up among them.


107.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... men than we are using it constantly.   BB Into Action, p.85  
Better men than we are using it constantly.


108.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... men that they have over-indulged.   BB The Family Afterward, p.134  
Alcohol is so sexually stimulating to some men that they have over-indulged.


109.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men, the stimulating and electric atmosphere of ...   BB A Vision For You, p.160  
The expression on the faces of the women, that indefinable something in the eyes of the men, the stimulating and electric atmosphere of the place, conspired to let him know that here was haven at last.


110.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men themselves.   BB To Wives, p.114  
The wives and children of such men suffer horribly, but not more than the men themselves.


111.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... men -- they can devote themselves to any ...   12&12 Step Twelve, p.120  
In partnership with others -- women and men -- they can devote themselves to any number of ideas, people, and constructive projects.


112.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men to make the supreme sacrifice rather ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxx  
There are many situations which arise out of the phenomenon of craving which cause men to make the supreme sacrifice rather than continue to fight.


113.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   Men under them are frequently their friends.   BB To Employers, p.147  
Men under them are frequently their friends.


114.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men we married?   BB To Wives, p.107  
Could we have been so mistaken in the men we married?


115.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... men, we were honest with no one ...   BB Into Action, p.73  
Unwilling to be honest with these sympathetic men, we were honest with no one else.


116.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men were not drinking to escape; they ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxx  
These men were not drinking to escape; they were drinking to overcome a craving beyond their mental control.


117.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... men who cry for money and shelter ...   BB Working With Others, p.98  
The men who cry for money and shelter before conquering alcohol, are on the wrong track.


118.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men who drink too much.   BB To Wives, p.104  
We want the wives of Alcoholics Anonymous to address the wives of men who drink too much.


119.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men who felt the same way.   BB Bill's Story, p.12  
I have since talked with scores of men who felt the same way.


120.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men who had, for example, worked a ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxix  
I have had many men who had, for example, worked a period of months on some problem or business deal which was to be settled on a certain date, favorably to them.


121.
View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   Men who had liquor shipped in from ...   BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.171  
Men who had liquor shipped in from Boston or New York by express were looked upon with great distrust and disfavor by most of the good townspeople.


122.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... men who have had experience with the ...   BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxv  
Convincing testimony must surely come from medical men who have had experience with the sufferings of our members and have witnessed our return to health.


123.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men who have lost their legs; they ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.30  
We are like men who have lost their legs; they never grow new ones.


124.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... men who have such experiences.   BB Bill's Story, p.14  
The good doctor now sees many men who have such experiences.


125.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... men who loved their wives and children ...   BB To Wives, p.107  
How could men who loved their wives and children be so unthinking, so callous, so cruel?


126.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men who want to stop, and with ...   BB To Employers, p.141  
But there are many men who want to stop, and with them you can go far.


127.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... men who would die because they would ...   BB A Vision For You, p.154  
But what about his responsibilities -- his family and the men who would die because they would not know how to get well, ah -- yes, those other alcoholics?


128.
View MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM chapter   ... men, whose stories I have heard, there ...   BB More About Alcoholism, p.43  
As to two of you men, whose stories I have heard, there is no doubt in my mind that you were 100% hopeless, apart from divine help.


129.
View STEP SEVEN essay   ... men will have shaped their own destiny.   12&12 Step Seven, p.71  
Solely by their own intelligence and labor, men will have shaped their own destiny.


130.
View TO EMPLOYERS chapter   ... men will try to take advantage of ...   BB To Employers, p.141  
Seeing your attempt to understand and help, some men will try to take advantage of your kindness.


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