Thursday, 28 November 2013

Temptation


Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before. - William Butler Yeats

Every moment of resistance to temptation is a victory. - Frederick W. Faber

Every temptation is an opportunity to triumph over evil. - Marc Williams

No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it. - James Allen

Saintliness is also a temptation. - Jean Anouilh

Temptation is the fire that brings up the scum of the heart. - William Shakespeare

Temptation rarely comes in working hours. It is in their leisure hours that men are made or marred. - W. M. Taylor

Temptation usually comes in through a door that has deliberately been left open. - Unknown

Temptations, unlike opportunities, will always give you second chances. - Orlando A. Battista

When temptation knocks, imagination usually answers. - Dan Bennett

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