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Quotation by F.H. Bradley
The force of the blow depends on the resistance. It is sometimes better not to struggle against temptation. Either fly or yield at once.
F.H. (Francis Herbert) Bradley (1846–1924), British philosopher. Aphorisms, no. 75 (1930).
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