"When you see a new trail, or a footprint that you do not know, follow it to the point of knowing."
Grandmother of Charles Eastman Santee Sioux
Rarely have we seen a person fail who has thoroughly followed our path. 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...
If you have decided you want what we have are willing to go to any length to get it--then you are ready to take certain steps...
Some of us tried to hold on to our old ideas and the result was nil until we let go absolutely...
Half measures availed us nothing. We stood at the turning point. We asked His protection and care with complete abandon.
Big Book pgs. 58 & 59
Great Mystery lead me along that path I do not know.