We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

The permanent temptation of life is to confuse dreams with reality. The permanent defeat of life comes when dreams are surrendered to reality.
James A. Michener temptation quote

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

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

Good habits result from resisting temptation.
— temptation quotation by Proverbs