Dear Son, Temptation Is Telling You To Hold On Mountains of material things never provide peace and contentment. Dear Son, temptation will try to convince you to hold on to things way too long. By things, I mean material possessions. But please never let go of your values. Your moral compass. Your ethics. Never. Ever. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.