To convert somebody go and take them by the hand and guide them.
— Thomas Aquinas

Jails and prisons are designed to break human beings, to convert the population into specimens in a zoo - obedient to our keepers, but dangerous to each other.
— Angela Davis

Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.
— Hans Selye

Sometimes only a change of viewpoint is needed to convert a tiresome duty into an interesting opportunity.
— Alberta Flanders

There is no thought in any mind, but it quickly tends to convert itself into power.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson