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I have with me two gods, Persuasion and Compulsion.
Relentless persuasion overbears him, irresistible child of forecounseling destruction.
It was characteristic of the rise of the Nazi movement in Germany and of the Communist movements in Europe after 1930 that they re ...
Rhetoric may be defined as the faculty of observing in any given case the available means of persuasion.
Of the modes of persuasion furnished by the spoken word there are three kinds. The first kind depends on the personal character of ...
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion; second, the language; third the proper a ...
A sociosphere of contact, control, persuasion and dissuasion, of exhibitions of inhibitions in massive or homeopathic doses...: th ...
The power of a movement lies in the fact that it can indeed change the habits of people. This change is not the result of force bu ...
The time flew by, wi' tentless heed;
Till, 'tween the late and early,
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The talent of insinuation is more useful than that of persuasion, as everybody is open to insinuation, but scarce any to persuasio ...
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