temptation

A Quote by unknown on temptation

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

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A Quote by unknown on temptation and worry

Don't worry about temptation - as you grow older, it starts avoiding you.

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A Quote by unknown on constitution, crisis, day, government, intention, power, solution, and temptation

The Constitution protects us from our own best intentions: It divides power among sovereigns and among branches of government precisely so that we may resist the temptation to concentrate power in one location as an expedient solution to the crisis of the day.

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Source: U.S. Supreme Court, 1992, New York v. United States, 505 U.S. 144

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A Quote by unknown on commitment, satisfaction, and temptation

There is no sin we can be tempted to commit, but we shall find a greater satisfaction in resisting than in committing.

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A Quote by unknown on ability, advice, beauty, challenge, desires, friendship, knowledge, learning, overcoming, persistence, temptation, and work

overcoming challenges 1. Knowledge of self 2. Knowledge of others 3. Desire to work 4. Desire to learn 5. Ability to say :Yes" and "No" 6. Ability to pick friends 7. Turn back on bad advice 8. Recognize inner beauty 9. Persistence 10. Avoid temptation

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A Quote by unknown on opportunity and temptation

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.

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A Quote by unknown on evil, lies, temptation, and water

If you have been tempted into evil, fly from it. It is not falling into the water, but lying in it, that drowns.

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A Quote by unknown on ability, advice, and temptation

Don't be troubled if the temptation to give advice is irresistible; the ability to ignore it is universal.

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A Quote by Thomas Stearns Eliot on deed, reason, and temptation

The last temptation is the greatest treason: To do the right deed for the wrong reason.

T.S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)

Source: Murder in the Cathedral

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A Quote by Tom H. Pear on argument, assumptions, skill, and temptation

We should be on our guard against the temptation to argue directly from skill to capacity, and to assume when a man displays skill in some feat, his capacity is therefore considerable.

Tom H. Pear

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