Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory.
— Leonardo da Vinci

The broad masses of a population are more amenable to the appeal of rhetoric than to any other force.
Adolf Hitler appeals quote

If you would persuade, you must appeal to interest rather than intellect.
— Benjamin Franklin

Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
— Robert Browning

Lyrics are kind of the whole thing; it's the message. Something might have a beautiful melody but if it's not the truth coming out of your mouth, it's not appealing.
— appeals quotation by Alison Krauss