“Get busy with life’s purpose, toss aside empty hopes, get active in your own rescue–if you care for yourself at all–and do it while you can.”
– Marcus Aurelius, ‘Meditations’ 3.14
“The essence of all growth is a willingness to change for the better and then an unremitting willingness to shoulder whatever responsibility this entails.”
– Bill W., The AA Grapevine, July 1965
And if your sponsor has you doing a yearly inventory, remember that inventories need to include the skillful ways along with the unskillful.