Definition of Greed:
Intense and selfish desire for something.

Synonyms of Greed:
Acquisitiveness, covetousness, mercenariness, gluttony, etc

These notes are from recovery in AA and/or related 12 step programs. Readers are encouraged to click external links for more detail. We hope you find them helpful.

Love in fellowship.


Ours is an illness of more; More! More! More! The greed of addiction Keeps us running from the responsibility of a relationship with our Higher Power.

Over time we’re left with great spiritual pain.
Recovery asks us to replace greed with gratitude.

If we are sober today, that is enough.
We should be grateful.

If we have a place to rest our head and food to nourish our body, that is enough. We should be grateful.

As  our needs are met, we give thanks instead of demanding more. — © God Grant Me/Anonymous | More…


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