If I keep God first, practice the steps on a daily basis, my life is good. It is only when I get in the driver's seat and do it my way, I start heading back to the old me and old way of life. I have to renew myself on a daily basis. I have done this successfully for 23 years.
The "Thoughts of the Day" are from members of various 12 step programs. Some will are A.A., some Al-Anon, and some Adult Children of Alcoholics. Take what you need and leave the rest!