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persuasiveness Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about persuasiveness
  1. #1
    “She had learned that when people were bent on doing something they believed was a good deed, it was usually impossible to dissuade them.”
  2. #2
    “I am that gadfly which God has attached to the state, and all day long and in all places am always fastening upon you, arousing and persuading and reproaching you.”
  3. #3
    “It doesn’t seem far-fetched to speculate that because Hall had talked Hansen into coming back to Everest, it would have been especially hard for him to deny Hansen the summit a second time.”
  4. #4
    “When in his study pent the whole year through,
    Man views the world, as through an optic glass,
    On a chance holiday, and scarcely then,
    How by persuasion can he govern men?”
    author
    Goethe
    book
    Faust
    character
    Wagner
    concept
    persuasiveness
  5. #5
    “A statement is persuasive and credible either because it is directly self-evident or because it appears to be proved from other statements that are so.”
  6. #6
    “Rhetoric may be defined as the faculty of observing in any given case the available means of persuasion.”