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Temptation

I can resist everything except temptation.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

Remove the temptation of idleness and cupids bow is useless.

Ovid (BC 43-AD 18) Roman poet.

I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.

Mae West (1892-1980) American actress and playwright.

Do you really think, Arthur, that it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that there are terrible temptations that it requires strength, strength and courage, to yield to.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

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Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

Most dangerous is that temptation that doth good us on to sin to loving virtue.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

O mischief, thou art swift to enter in the thoughts of desperate men!

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

It is easier to stay out than get out.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

Every moment of resistance to temptation is a victory.

Frederick William Faber (1814-1863) British theologian.

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