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Before you try to convince anyone else, be sure you are convinced, and if you cannot convince yourself, drop the subject.
John Henry Patterson
I've become convinced that Los Angeles is going to become the next contemporary art capital - no other city has more contemporary gallery space than Los Angeles. We've come into our own, finally.
I am convinced that music, like philanthropy, bridges hope.
Physicians today, as human beings, are not exempt from the perverse economic pressures created by fee-for-service regimes to see more patients for shorter appointments and order more tests and procedures. If the incentives were changed to pay to foster better health outcomes, I am convinced physician behavior would change over time.
I am a firm believer in education and have worked very hard to tell young Latinos that they must go to college and that, if possible, they should pursue an advanced degree. I am convinced that education is the great equalizer.
Man is firmly convinced that he is awake; in reality he is caught in a net of sleep and dreams which he has unconsciously woven himself.
I'm convinced I got signed because of who I am. And it makes me sad.
Let one persuade many, and he becomes confirmed and convinced, and cares for no better evidence.
Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it.
I am convinced that I do not want to give up more power to the White House, whether it's George Bush or Barack Obama. And I'm going to fight as hard as I can against President Obama on these earmarks and my Republican colleagues who hate to vote for them, but love to get them.
I thought I was learning about show business. The more painful it was, the more important I thought the experience must be. Hating it, I convinced myself it must be invaluable.
Early experiences convinced me that animals can and do have quite distinct personalities.
My feeling is unless they've somebody lined up and they are convinced he is going to be better than Brian, I think their decision has been made in haste.
We are convinced of the fundamental unity of the human family.
People have been convinced that growth for growth's sake is a good thing.
I was really amazed when I started hearing 'Songbird' on the radio. I couldn't believe that the record company promotion department had actually convinced radio music directors to play it -because there wasn't anything like it on the radio at the time.
As we travel around Britain, I am convinced most of us cannot really appreciate what we are seeing. We take too much for granted, because it is all so familiar.
I'm really convinced that our descendants a century or two from now will look back at us with the same pity that we have toward the people in the field of science two centuries ago.
I've always wanted to take up work that my heart is convinced about. And I shall continue to do so.
I've never been convinced that experience is linear, circular, or even random. It just is. I try to put it in some kind of order to extract meaning from it, to bring meaning to it.
Toni Cade Bambara
Wars of aggression are popular nowadays with those nations convinced that only victory and conquest could improve their material well-being.
Ludwig von Mises
I don't think that people in power can be convinced by words or articles. They will never give it up by choice.
Nawal El Saadawi
A German team could be quite good. But maybe they are a little bit too convinced that they are the best.
I was convinced there as only one actor to play Templeton the Rat, and that was Tony Randall.
And I wasn't convinced that I was the most talented person in the world.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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