Business today consists in persuading crowds.
— Gerald Stanley Lee

There is a holy, mistaken zeal in politics, as well as in religion. By persuading others, we convince ourselves.
Junius persuading quote

So potent was religion in persuading to evil deeds.
— Lucretius

What is politics but persuading the public to vote for this and support that and endure these for the promise of those?
— Gilbert Highet

I was little impressed with this rough and ready way of persuading people to renew their contracts and decided that I was now quite free of any obligations.
— persuading quotation by Pietro Mascagni