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The first thing we become convinced of is that man is organized so as to be far more sensible of pain than of pleasure.
Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
People have been convinced that growth for growth's sake is a good thing.
I'm convinced I got signed because of who I am. And it makes me sad.
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
And I wasn't convinced that I was the most talented person in the world.
We are convinced of the fundamental unity of the human family.
A true intellectual is a man who, after reading a book and being convinced by its arguments, will shoot someone or, more likely, order someone shot.
The ideal of all Kosovo is membership in the E.U. and a permanent friendship with the United States. I believe and I am convinced our dreams will come true.
I'm convinced many of America's heroes are public school teachers and administrators. Many of these people do what they do because of their faith.
I've always wanted to take up work that my heart is convinced about. And I shall continue to do so.
I was fortunate to have had a lively, happy childhood, but somewhere along the way I convinced myself I wasn't wanted anywhere or by anyone if I wasn't thin.
I am absolutely convinced that Florida will become the most exciting place in the world to live and work.
I was convinced I'd hate Twitter - but I've come to like it very much. I use it mostly to keep in touch with friends and colleagues I wish I could see more often - I sometimes feel a little isolated living in Yorkshire, and it's nice to have the contact.
Every now and again I just really have to have that steak or lamb chop. But yeah, B.C. - before cancer - I would eat red meat probably three or four times a week, easily. I am convinced that the amount of red meat I contributed to it.
I am convinced that the stratigraphic method will in the future enable archaeology to throw far more light on the history of American culture than it has done in the past.
I am convinced that policies meant to reduce alleged carbon dioxide-induced global warming will be destructive.
I had a husband who, I'm convinced, was an undiagnosed manic depressive. He didn't treat me as if I had a brain - I was just this beautiful little doll he could show off.
At the time I finished high school, I was determined to study biology, deeply convinced to eventually be a researcher.
I am convinced that in order for you, as a patient, to be protected, it has to be transparent, evidence-based, objective information. Not self-serving information. Not pharma-driven information. Not ad-driven information. It is transparent, objective, evidence-based information.
After I convinced them that I was a harmless novelist, I actually got them to give me a tour of the harem - which is usually off limits for tourists.
It's unnatural to believe death usually has a beauty and a concordance and is usually a coming together of your life's work. It leads to frustration for the patient. And it leaves grieving families convinced they did something wrong.
Sherwin B. Nuland
I'm sorry, I'm absolutely convinced that there is at the moment no realistic prospect for very much hope in human affairs.
Conservative talk radio works because there are lots of conservatives who are convinced that they are not getting the whole story from the regular media.
For if enough people were really convinced that growth should be halted, and if they acted on that conviction, then billions of others might be deprived of any realistic hope of gaining the opportunities now enjoyed by the more fortunate.
Yet, I am convinced that there is a need for high quality software, and the time will come when it will be recognized that it is worth investing effort in its development and in using a careful, structured approach based on safe, structured languages.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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