Quotes: persuasion

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  • The mind is no match with the heart in persuasion; constitutionality is no match with compassion.
  • Alfred Nobel
    Alfred Nobel
    Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, and philanthropist 1833-1896
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    A heart can no more be forced to love than a stomach can be forced to digest food by persuasion.
  • Terence
    Terence
    Roman writer of comedies BC 185-159
    Terence
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    Children should be led into the right paths, not by severity, but by persuasion.
  • Themistocles
    Themistocles
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    I have with me two gods, Persuasion and Compulsion.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Men are not governed by justice, but by law or persuasion. When they refuse to be governed by law or persuasion, they have to be governed by force or fraud, or both.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
    Thomas Carlyle
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    Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    Oral delivery aims at persuasion and making the listener believe they are converted. Few persons are capable of being convinced; the majority allow themselves to be persuaded.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.
  • Thomas B. Macaulay
    Thomas B. Macaulay
    American essayist and historian 1800-1859
    Thomas B. Macaulay
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    The object of oratory alone in not truth, but persuasion.
  • T.B. Macauly
    T.B. Macauly
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    The object of oratory alone is not truth, but persuasion.
  • Homer
    Homer
    Greek poet c. 850 -? BC
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    The persuasion of a friend is a strong thing.
  • Steven Biko
    Steven Biko
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    The power of a movement lies in the fact that it can indeed change the habits of people. This change is not the result of force but of dedication, of moral persuasion.
  • Nadine Gordimer
    Nadine Gordimer
    South african writer 1923-
    Nadine Gordimer
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    The primacy of the word, basis of the human psyche, that has in our age been used for mind-bending persuasion and brain-washing pulp, disgraced by Gobbles and debased by advertising copy, remains a force for freedom that flies out between all bars.
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