IN THE BEGINNING were the Instructions... The Instructions was to live in a good way and be respectful to everybody and everything."
I must turn in all things to the Father of Light who presides over us all.
Big Book pg. 14
But after a while we had to face the fact that we must find a spiritual basis of life--or else.
Big Book pg. 44
Our real purpose is to fit ourselves to be of maximum service to God and the people about us. It is seldom wise to approach an individual, who still smarts from our injustice to him, and announce that we have gone religious.
Big Book pg. 77
Great Spirit help me to live in a respectful way.