Whether something is old-fashioned or not doesn't resolve the question of whether it's true or not. I can see the temptation of simply thinking, 'Well, there's a cultural mainstream which flows neatly in one direction. You just align with it'. And that really won't do.
These days the temptation to use steroids in sports has become too great for many young athletes.
We're all going to be victims of temptation at several points in our lives.
I think the way you keep from succumbing to that temptation of Nashville to follow the mainstream is, you have to look inside yourself.
Temptation is like a knife, that may either cut the meat or the throat of a man it may be his food or his poison, his exercise or his destruction.
Those who believe in the importance of serving others should lead the way by fighting against the temptation we all have, and maybe especially as we age, to close in upon ourselves.
By and large the United States has been able to resist the temptation to close its doors to the world.
I have been exposed to a great amount of temptation throughout the course of my career.
It is a temptation for me to wear all my rings at once.
Temptation has been here ever since the Garden of Eden.
Judges need to restrict themselves to the proper resolution of the case before them. They need to avoid the temptation to set broad policy.
I never give in to the temptation to be difficult just for the sake of being difficult. That would be too ridiculous.
The people ask much, often more than any government can give. We must resist the temptation to promise solutions to all problems.
Temptation to behave is terrible.
Although I am deeply grateful to a great many people, I forgo the temptation of naming them for fear that I might slight any by omission.
Why resist temptation There will always be more.
Good habits result from resisting temptation.
The temptation employers are going to be confronted with is to look at this as a way to reduce expenses.
Fear can supplant our real problems only to the extent - unwilling either to assimilate or to exhaust it - we perpetuate it within ourselves like a temptation and enthrone it at the very heart of our solitude.
I could go on and on telling you about clocks but I shall resist the temptation.
Spice The History of a Temptation ... maddeningly disorganized but intriguingly varied and rarely dull.
Why resist temptation There will always be more
It was a big temptation to go to Perth,
It was a big temptation to go to Perth, ... I spoke to coach John Mitchell, he was very professional and I think he will do a good job.
Those that can will do so, either officially -- as Saudi Arabia has -- or unofficially, simply because of the temptation of higher prices,