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Quotes About Conviction

Hes the kind of liar who totally forgets what he told you the last time, but he believes every single lie with such conviction that sometimes he can convince you of it.
— Holly Black —

I am by nature an optimist and by intellectual conviction a pessimist.

— William Golding

Never disregard a conviction that the Holy Spirit brings to you. If it is important enough for the Spirit of God to bring it to your mind, it is the very thing He is detecting in you. You were looking for some big thing to give up, while God is telling you of some tiny thing that must go. But behind that tiny thing lies the stronghold of obstinacy, and you say, "I will not give up my right to myself"-the very thing that God intends you to give up if you are to be a disciple of Jesus Christ.

— Oswald Chambers

Choose your words meticulously and then let them rumble up from some deep furnace of conviction.

— Ron Suskind

A lot of people are capable, Neelkanth. What makes a capable person truly dangerous is his conviction.

— Amish Tripathi

People who see no gray tend to convince others to follow them. If someone talks with great conviction and joy, people tend to agree with them.

— Julie White

I think I'm the best candidate not just to beat President Obama, but to do what is necessary to get this country going, a conviction conservative who can rally the American public around a common set of values.

— Rick Santorum

We need to strengthen the conviction that we are one single human family.

— Pope Francis

And loneliness is something we share with him. "The whole conviction of my life," wrote Thomas Wolfe, "now rests upon the belief that loneliness, far from being a rare and curious phenomenon peculiar to myself and a few other solitary men, is the central and inevitable fact of human existence." To be missed, or misunderstood. To be judged unfairly. To be wanted for what you can do, rather than who you are. To go on for years unappreciated, even unknown by those closest to you.

— John Eldredge

When we lock things away," he said with conviction, "we're really imprisoning ourselves.

— Gordon Korman

Perhaps there is no conceit so arrogant as the conceit which follows a conviction of emancipation.

— Margaret Deland

When the most learned evolutionists can give neither the how nor the why, the marvels seem to show that adaptation is inexplicable. Yet those who cannot explain it will not admit that it is inexplicable. This is a strange situation, only partly ascribable to the rather unscientific conviction that evidence will be found in the future. It is due to a psychological quirk [in the minds of its advocates].

— Norman Macbeth

A good deal of editing a manuscript looks like mechanical work, as if anyone with time on their hands and a magnifying glass could do it. But at a certain point, you need a strong interpretive conviction and, as you say, an "intangible" relationship to what you are doing.

— Oliver Harris

By practice and conviction formed, With ancient stubbornness ingrained, Although her body clung and swarmed, My own identity remained.

— Yvor Winters

Art is the expression of the conviction that we can have a rational relationship with the world and each other. It isn't the faith or hope that we can, it is the demonstration that we can.

— Edward Bond

The law of England has established trial by judge and jury in the conviction that it is the mode best calculated to ascertain the truth.

— Jeremy Bentham

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