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So, if you can overcome the temptation to think of the wave-function as a real object, there is nothing funny going on here.

I think dating apps make it incredibly difficult to have real, stable, substantive relationships, because there’s so much temptation.

You wait for the lights to change, resisting the temptation to look over your shoulder.

The first murderKatie McLeanAugust 19, 2020MIT Technology Review

It’s difficult to know what the long run holds, because when you let people loose, there’s a lot of temptation to go too far.

Stockholm SyndromeTate Ryan-MosleyAugust 19, 2020MIT Technology Review

It can be hard to resist the temptation to send messages or check my email.

And considering the pressure of the necessary preparation for schools, the temptation to shun the byways is very great.

But Ransom was no fool and, stepping back out of the way of temptation, he allowed him to escape without further parley.

The Chief LegateeAnna Katharine Green

Whatever doubt exists in verse 12 about trial or temptation vanishes in verse 13.

I think we should resist the temptation to seek such refuge.

BiologyEdmund Beecher Wilson

Something more powerful than the impulse of the temptation restrained him: his plighted word to Isabel and his love for her.

The Tremendous EventMaurice Leblanc

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