Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.— Bill Gates
Revealing Seduce quotations
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.
The church today is riddled with fad doctrines and new sounds that distract from the clear message of the Great commission in the New Testament. Any message that attracts you which does not bring glory to Christ is the message of a seducing spirit and the man giving it is in deception.
Design must seduce, shape, and perhaps more importantly, evoke an emotional response.
Life is a seducer, it seeks to get our attention and devotion.
It is not enough to conquer; one must learn to seduce.
There is something splendid about innocence;
but what is bad about it, in turn, is that it cannot protect itself very well and is easily seduced.
If you wish to seduce an angel, you must play the part of a devil.
My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse and entertain.
You can seduce a man without taking anything off, without even touching him.
Seduction is about intelligence and wit. Someone who makes me laugh has every chance to seduce me.
Herein lies a riddle: How can a people so gifted by God become so seduced by naked power, so greedy for money, so addicted to violence, so slavish before mediocre and treacherous leadership, so paranoid, deluded, lunatic?
The point is not to take the world's opinion as a guiding star but to go one's way in life and working unerringly, neither depressed by failure nor seduced by applause.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me... aren't you?
I feel strong in my belief, based on my widely traveled collaborations, that a one-to-one contact through art contains potent peaceful powers, and is the most non-elitist way to share information, hopefully seducing us into creating mutual understandings for the benefit of all.
If your enemies see that you grow courageous, and that you will neither be seduced by flatteries nor disheartened by the pains and trials of your journey, but rather are contented with them, they will grow afraid of you.
The truth, even though I cannot feel it right now, is that I am the chosen child of God, precious in God's eyes, called the Beloved from all eternity and held safe in an everlasting embrace... We must dare to opt consciously for our chosenness and not allow our emotions, feelings, or passions to seduce us into self-rejection.
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
Re'lar Kvothe," he said seriously. "I am trying to wake your sleeping mind to the subtle language the world is whispering. I am trying to seduce you into understanding. I am trying to teach you." He leaned forward until his face was almost touching mine. "Quit grabbing at my tits.
Sometimes it's good just to be seduced by the particular cheeses spread out in front of you on a cheese counter.
I am interested in language because it wounds or seduces me.
Once you discover that you can, then you must.
And it's not easy. You have to take direct steps. You really have to count your blessings and you have to make a decided effort to not get seduced by the blues.
A book can teach you, a conversation can assure you, a poem can seduce you, a genius can inspire you but only you can save yourself.
Sleep tries to seduce me by promising a more reasonable tomorrow.
Every woman has the power to seduce the world with her uniqueness, passion and creativity.
Successful ... politicians are insecure and intimidated men. They advance politically only as they placate, appease, bribe, seduce, bamboozle or otherwise manage to manipulate the demanding and threatening elements in their constituencies.
Basically, at the very bottom of life, which seduces us all, there is only absurdity, and more absurdity. And maybe that's what gives us our joy for living, because the only thing that can defeat absurdity is lucidity.
I’ve never considered myself a femme fatale as I’ve never seduced anyone and ruined their lives. At least as far as I know.
Trying to seduce an audience is the basis of rock & roll.
The body can endure compromise and the mind can be seduced by it.
Only the heart protests. The heart. Carbon-based primitive in a silicon world.
One wanders to the left, another to the right.
Both are equally in error, but, are seduced by different delusions.
I do know the effect that music still has on me - I'm completely vulnerable to it. I'm seduced by it.
I have experience seducing nephews.
Psychotic hallucinations, whether they are visual or vocal, they address you.
They accuse you. They seduce you. They humiliate you. They jeer at you. You interact with them.
What I want to talk to you about today is the difference between gifts and choices. Cleverness is a gift, kindness is a choice. Gifts are easy - they’re given after all. Choices can be hard. You can seduce yourself with your gifts if you’re not careful, and if you do, it’ll probably be to the detriment of your choices.
If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically.
Salvador Dalí seduced many ladies, particularly American ladies, but these seductions usually consisted of stripping them naked in his apartment, frying a couple of eggs, putting them on the woman's shoulders and, without a word, showing them the door.