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The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.

Zig Ziglar

Persuasion is often more effectual than force.


This was about contributing Hollywood's creative imagination and their persuasion skills to help in this war effort so that one day Americans can lead normal lives again.

Jack Valenti

REASONABLE, adj. Accessible to the infection of our own opinions. Hospitable to persuasion, dissuasion and evasion.

Ambrose Bierce

I believe that the will of the people is resolved by a strong leadership. Even in a democratic society, events depend on a strong leadership with a strong power of persuasion, and not on the opinion of the masses.

Yitzhak Shamir

Children should be led into the right paths, not by severity, but by persuasion.


Young children are uniquely vulnerable to commercial persuasion.

Dale Kunkel

I think we can work together with the port on this. Let's use community persuasion to help make this work.

John Greenwood

Advertising is fundamentally persuasion and persuasion happens to be not a science, but an art.

William Bernbach

Not at all, ... I've been a Democrat all my life, and I've been a contributor to candidates of Democratic persuasion -- sometimes Republican -- all my life. I'm a political activist. I consider it a responsibility and, frankly, I consider it a privilege to be a part of it.

Bernard Schwartz

A companion's words of persuasion are effective.


I have with me two gods, Persuasion and Compulsion.


The Neoconservative Persuasion .

Irving Kristol

I see the position (of first selectman) as one of gentile persuasion, and to provide guidance.

Malcolm Brown

It's open to all. They don't need a ticket, it's free and they don't need to be of any particular political persuasion.

Paul Hickman

The object of oratory alone is not truth, but persuasion.

Thomas Babington Macaulay

Behold, I am become a reproach to thy holy name, by serving any ambition and the sins of others; which though I did by the persuasion of other men, yet my own conscience did cheek and upbraid me in it.

William Laud

The mind is no match with the heart in persuasion constitutionality is no match with compassion.

Senator Everett Dirksen