Quotes by convince
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American humorist 1815-1885
The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his way.
American statesman 1809-1865
''A drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gal.'' So with men. If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend. Therein is a drop of honey which catches his heart, which, say what he will, is the highroad to his reason.
American basketball player and head coach 1910-2010
Although I wanted my players to work to win, I tried to convince them they had always won when they had done their best.
Thomas Love Peacock
English novelist, poet, and official 1785-1866
I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.
American writer 1902-1983
No matter what our achievements might be, we think well of ourselves only in rare moments. We need people to bear witness against our inner judge, who keeps book on our shortcomings and transgressions. We need people to convince us that we are not as bad as we think we are.
American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
Since anti-racist individuals did not control mass media, the media became the primary tool that would be used and is still used to convince black viewers, and everyone else, of black inferiority.
First president of the US 1732-1799
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
Catharine Esther Beecher
American educator 1800-1878
As if reasoning were any kind of writing or talking which tends to convince people that some doctrine or measure is true and right.
John H. Patterson
American businessman, industrialist and salesperson 1844-1922
Before you try to convince anyone else, be sure you are convinced, and if you cannot convince yourself, drop the subject.
Convince an enemy, convince him that he's wrong. To win a bloodless battle, the victory is long. A simple act of faith, reason over might. To blow up his children would only prove him right.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-1801
He knows very little of mankind who expects, by any facts or reasoning, to convince a determined party man.
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that no mortal can keep a secret. If his lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
American Boxer 1942-
I figured that if I said it enough, I would convince the world that I really was the greatest.
Harry S. Truman
American president 1884-1972
If you can't convince 'em, confuse 'em.
American religious reformer and activist
If you look upon the rule in Titus it is a rule to me. If you convince me that it is no rule I shall yield.
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