Fortune is an evil chain to the body, and vice to the soul.
Where secrecy or mystery begins, vice or roguery is not far off.
The believing we do something when we do nothing is the first illusion of tobacco.
Daddy warned me about men and alcohol. But he never warned me about women and cocaine.
I can resist everything except temptation.
Temptation – An irresistible force at work on a moveable body.
Every moment of resistance to temptation is a victory.
The cord breaketh at last by the weakest pull.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, And tempts by making rich, not making poor.
The Sensual and the Dark rebel in vain, Slaves by their own compulsion! In mad game They burst their manacles and wear the name Of Freedom, graven on a heavier chain!