quote by Julius Nyerere

Small nations are like indecently dressed women. They tempt the evil-minded.

— Julius Nyerere

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Tempt quote Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.

God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.

The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking spaces.

Tempt quote The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking spaces.
The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking spaces.

If you invoke the Blessed Virgin when you are tempted, she will come at once to your help, and Satan will leave you.

Do not grieve over the temptations you suffer.

When the Lord intends to bestow a particular virtue on us, He often permits us first to be tempted by the opposite vice. Therefore, look upon every temptation as an invitation to grow in a particular virtue and a promise by God that you will be successful, if only you stand fast.


A day will come when the civilized world will deny its God, when the Church will doubt as Peter doubted. She will be tempted to believe that man has become God. In our churches, Christians will search in vain for the red lamp where God awaits them. Like Mary Magdalene, weeping before the empty tomb, they will ask, ‘Where have they taken Him?’

Tempt quote The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
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When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard,' I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what?'

People are always shouting they want to create a better future.

It's not true. The future is an apathetic void of no interest to anyone. The past is full of life, eager to irritate us, provoke and insult us, tempt us to destroy or repaint it. The only reason people want to be masters of the future is to change the past.

Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.

Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.


Sometimes when I'm faced with an atheist, I am tempted to invite him to the greatest gourmet dinner that one could ever serve, and when we have finished eating that magnificent dinner, to ask him if he believes there's a cook.

Do not be tempted to invest in a sample of each golfing invention as soon as it makes its appearance. If you do, you will only complicate and spoil your game - and encumber your locker with useless rubbish.

Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.

The Devil did not tempt Adam and Eve to steal, to lie, to kill, to commit adultery; he tempted them to live independent of God.

So great is human weakness, that we must reckon amongst virtuous actions abstention from the evils which we are tempted to commit.


It is a serious thing to live in a society of possible Gods and Goddesses.

To remember that the dullest, and most uninteresting person you can talk to may one day be a creature which, if you saw it now, you would be strongly tempted to worship.

I promise you that all who faithfully attend to temple work will be blessed beyond measure. Your families will draw closer to the Lord, unseen angels will watch over your loved ones when satanic forces tempt them, the veil will be thin, and great spiritual experiences will distill upon this people.

Jesus was not tempted to see if He would fall. He was tempted to show that He could not fall.

Remind thyself, in the darkest moments, that every failure is only a step toward success, every detection of what is false directs you toward what is true, every trial exhausts some tempting form of error, and every adversity will only hide, for a time, your path to peace and fulfillment.

It is very tempting to take the side of the perpetrator.

All the perpetrator asks is that the bystander do nothing. He appeals to the universal desire to see, hear, and speak no evil. The victim, on the contrary, asks the bystander to share the burden of pain. The victim demands action, engagement, and remembering.


The world needs you. It doesn't need you at a party having read a book about how to appear smart at parties - these books exist, and they're tempting - but resist falling into that trap. The world needs you at the party starting real conversations, saying, 'I don't know,' and being kind.

I wouldn't call myself a leader. I don't want to lead people, I want to tempt them, I want to create a new world for them, just for that very small moment, when they are losing themselves in my music. I want to inspire them

When you are tempted to give up, your breakthrough is probably just around the corner.

The devil tempts all men, but idle men tempt the devil.

Temptation and testing (or a trial) are two sides of the same coin.

Satan uses an occasion or a person to tempt us to fall; God uses the same to try us and make us stronger.


This is the most dangerous trial of all, when there is no trial and every thing goes well; for then a man is tempted to forget God, to become too bold and to misuse times of prosperity.

Tempt One - Tony Quan, tag name Tempt One or Tempt1, is an American graffiti artist who began writing in Los Angeles in the early 1980s. His style fused the city's

Tempted (film) - Tempted is a 2001 Australian-French-American thriller film written and directed by Bill Bennett and starring Peter Facinelli, Burt Reynolds and Saffron

Tempted (TV series) - Tempted (Korean: 위대한 유혹자; RR: Widaehan Yuhokja; lit. The Great Seducer) is a 2018 South Korean television series starring Woo Do-hwan, Park Soo-young

Tempted (Squeeze song) - "Tempted" was the second single released from Squeeze's fourth album, East Side Story. Over the years it has become one of Squeeze's best-known songs

The Tempter - The Tempter may refer to: The Antichrist (film), 1974 Italian horror film also released as The Tempter The Devil Is a Woman (1974 film), 1974 Italian-British

Don't Tempt Me - Don't Tempt Me (Spanish: Bendito Infierno, also known as Sin noticias de Dios in Spanish and No News From God in English) is a 2001 Mexican and Spanish

Tempted - Tempted may refer to: Tempted (von Ziegesar novel), a 2008 novel in The It Girl series Tempted (Cast novel), a 2009 novel by P. C. Cast Tempted (album)

Al Sharpton - Coretta Scott King at the time, during which she told him "sometimes you are tempted to speak to the applause of the crowd rather than the heights of the cause

Robert E. Lee - requested he come to Arlington, "But why do you urge my immediate return, & tempt one in the strongest manner[?] ... I rather require to be strengthened &

Rarity gives a charm; so early fruits and winter roses are the most prized; and coyness sets off an extravagant mistress, while the door always open tempts no suitor.

Many of us are tempted to find the key in doing, but the answer is actually found in being. It is vital that we are routinely humbled by the reminder that Christian life is grounded, not in what we can do, but what has been done for us and what we need done to us.

Rarity gives a charm; so early fruits and winter roses are the most prized; and coyness sets off an extravagant mistress, while the door always open tempts no suitor.

I knew that my heart and mind would always be tempted to feel anger--to find blame and hate. But I resolved that when the negative feelings came upon me, I wouldn't wait for them to grow or fester. I would always turn immediately to the Source of all true power: I would turn to God and let His love and forgiveness protect and save me.


Chaos is impatient. It's random. And above all it's selfish. It tears down everything just for the sake of change, feeding on itself in constant hunger. But Chaos can also be appealing. It tempts you to believe that nothing matters except what you want.

Life has a way of testing our anchors and tempting us to drift.

Nevertheless, if our anchors are correctly placed in the rock of our Redeemer, they will hold—no matter the force of the wind, the strength of the tide, or the height of the waves.

When confronted with the order and beauty of the universe and the strange coincidences of nature, it's very tempting to take the leap of faith from science into religion. I am sure many physicists want to. I only wish they would admit it.

People genuinely happy in their choices seem less often tempted to force them on other people than those who feel martyred and broken by their lives.

Whenever I see people with their collars up, I'm tempted to point it out to them like you would for someone who has a food stain on their shirt or food in their teeth, as if to say, 'Your fashion sense is so offensive I'm assuming it's some sort of accident you'll want to fix.

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