Definition of Desire:
A strong feeling of wanting or wishing for something to happen.

Synonyms of Desire:

Wish, want, etc.

These notes are from recovery in AA and/or related 12 step programs.
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Love in fellowship.


In spite of daily efforts to improve ourselves, we still have many faults.
We eliminate one, only to find new shortcomings.

Each of us has intelligence and ambition also has profound desire.
Once we have desire, we grasp for the object of our desire.

If the grasping is unsuccessful, we become angry, frustrated, and disappointed.
If we get what we want, we only want more.

This grasping never ends. Though we meditate, we cannot eliminate this habit all at once. We must also accept that we will not be quickly redeemed. –Daily Tao 17/08 | More…


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