Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a movable body
So long as idleness is quite shut out from our lives, all the sins of wantonness, softness, and effeminacy are prevented; and there is but little room for temptation.
Never succumb to the temptation of bitterness.
The biggest human temptation is to settle for too little.
Good habits result from resisting temptation.
Virtue is insufficient temptation.
Vanity is a natural object of temptation to a woman.
Every life is march from innocence,through temptation, to virtue or vice.
Moralists and philosophers have adjudged those who throw temptation in the way of the erring, equally guilty with those who are thereby led into evil
Every hardship; every joy; every temptation is a challenge of the spirit; that the human soul may prove itself
For an athlete to function properly, he must be intent. There has to be a definite purpose and goal if you are to progress. If you are not intent about what you are doing, you aren't able to resist the temptation to do something else that might be more fun at the moment.
Good habits result from resisting temptation
About the only time losing is more fun than winning is when you're fighting temptation.
Every temptation is an opportunity of our getting nearer to God.
It is a common temptation of Satan to make us give up the reading of the Word and prayer when our enjoyment is gone; as if it were of no use to read the Scriptures when we do not enjoy them, and as if it were no use to pray when we have no spirit of prayer.
Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a movable body.
The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong reason.
The pursuit of beauty is much more dangerous nonsense than the pursuit of truth or goodness, because it affords a stronger temptation to the ego.
Every hardship; every joy; every temptation is a challenge of the spirit; that the human soul may prove itself.
Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty. Idleness is the devil's home for temptation and for unprofitable, distracting musings; while labor profit others and ourselves.
Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.
In the tumult of men and events, solitude was my temptation; now it is my friend. What other satisfaction can be sought once you have confronted History?
Temptation hath a music for all ears.
I deal with temptation by yielding to it
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it