I have heard some of those things said at meetings, but they aren't in the BB. I found some of them useful, some of them not so much. You hear a lot of things said in meetings but my sponsor told me to follow the BB and to disregard anything said in meetings that is contrary to the BB.
Rebirth day: January 4, 2013
Supposing you have tried and failed again and again. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose; this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down. ~Mary Pickford