Step 4 recommends a “..searching and fearless moral inventory” of the entire life of the addict. However, the process does not end there. As part of recovery, it is advisable to hold yourself accountable and examine yourself daily. The 10th step “continue to take personal inventory, and when we were wrong promptly admitted it” is essentially working steps 4 through 9 on a daily basis. It consists of a daily inventory or a “spot-check” inventory ensuring that any wrongs that may have been done to another are immediately recognized and dealt with.