Why is it that any time we speak of temptation we always speak of temptation as something that inclines us to wrong. We have more temptations to become good than we do to become bad.
All temptations are found in either hope or fear.
Jesus: It is accomplished!
John The Baptist: God demands anger!
As for writing about temptation, there's no drama without temptation, and no novel without drama.
Judas: I struggle, you collaborate.
Judas: What's good for man isn't good for God!
Saul: So Lazarus, how do you feel?
Judas: Rabbi, you broke my heart.
Good habits result from resisting temptation.
Katie purred in pleasure as she licked the beating vein in Jared’s neck.
The doors of heaven and hell are adjacent and identical.
Jesus: I said Love! I didn't say Death!
Pontius Pilate: Unfortunately for you, we don't want things changed.
Saul: Judas! What are you doing with this magician?
The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it... I can resist everything but temptation.
Satan: I told you we would meet again.
Perfect doesn't exist. Realness does. Realness is what I need.
Imagination is a screen onto which the evil spirits can 'project' images, temptations presented as stimulating entertainments, offering us pleasurable rewards if we give in to the temptation.
Girl Angel/Satan: There is only one woman in the world. One woman, with many faces.
Only those who try to resist temptation know how strong it is. ... We never find out the strength of the evil impulse inside us until we try to fight it: and Christ, because He was the only man who never yielded to temptation, is also the only man wh...