Not all that tempts your wandering eyes And heedless hearts is lawful prize, Not all that glisters gold.
Pervading nationalism imposes its dominion on man today in many different forms and with an aggressiveness that spares no one. The challenge that is already with us is the temptation to accept as true freedom what in reality is only a new form of slavery.
Lawyer: One who protects us from robbers by taking away the 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.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
I can resist everything except temptation.
Lady Windermere's Fan, 1892