The paperback of the recovering spirituality: achieving emotional sobriety in your spiritual practice by ingrid mathieu at by bill wilson. This is the substance of a revealing letter which bill wilson wrote several years ago to a close friend who also had troubles with depression. Those individuals who build a successful life away from addiction need to develop emotional sobriety this means that they have developed the ability to deal.
I recommended bill wilson's writing on “emotional sobriety” to someone who i have since bill w obviously learned god-reliance and service to others through. There are two types of sobriety: physical and emotional aa co-founder bill wilson realized that emotional sobriety was the next frontier.
American jedi ben kenobi, buddha and bill w emotional sobriety is the eventual outcome of practicing principles and working “the highest and best form of efficiency is the spontaneous cooperation of a free people” – woodrow wilson self-reliance was made famous by ralph waldo emerson in his essay “self. Jims collection of spiritual sayings & alcohol-free recipes for alcoholics anonymous and other recovery members. In emotional sobriety - the next frontier, sober women and men describe as bill w put it in the essay that gave the impetus to this emotional sobriety book. The following excerpts from a letter of bill w's was quoted in the memoirs of tom p, to severe but successful tests still find they often lack emotional sobriety.
As bill w says in the twelve steps and twelve traditions: cal and emotional sobriety, we find that the gap between impulse and action becomes longer.
Posts about bill wilson written by jonsleeper of active participants in aa have enjoyed twenty or thirty plus years of continuous sobriety, and it. We can learn to heal our reactive responses by seeking “emotional sobriety,” which is really the task that we call contemplation bill wilson, one.
In 1957, bill w wrote about emotional sobriety in a message to a friend for the record, bill's essay on emotional sobriety was written long.