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We’re full all the time. And people do have good success and I think one of the programs at the center, the Continuing Care, helps…
Isn’t that wonderful? When we drove through several of the places we lived – Grand Rapids, Washington – they all had those placards. That they…
Not my power, but the power of the position, a power which could be used to help.
I’ll never forget the day that I was told I would have to have a mastectomy. My reaction to the words was total denial.
But my activities have been pretty much focused in the last almost 30 years on the recovery, of my own recovery, the understanding for my…
It’s always been my feeling that God lends you your children until they’re about eighteen years old. If you haven’t made your points with them…
I believe the equal rights amendment is a necessity of life for all citizens. The cabinet sometimes felt that I shouldn’t be so outspoken.
This is a place where you can go, that you can feel safe and look inside yourself and discover yourself.
My makeup wasn’t smeared, I wasn’t disheveled, I behaved politely, and I never finished off a bottle, so how could I be alcoholic?
I really didn’t want to have my name on the center, because it just seemed like it was too much of a personal thing.
I know I was an alcoholic because I was preoccupied whether alcohol was going to be served or not.
And I have always told the patients when I talk to them. When they come around and say, ‘What will you have to drink? Oh…
The search for human freedom can never be complete without freedom for women.
I think once I made up my mind that I was allergic to alcohol, and that’s what I learned, it made sense to me. And…
I have an independent streak. You know, it’s kind of hard to tell a independent woman what to do.
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