Definitions: (1) causing someone to do something <especially by urging or influencing>; to prevail upon; (2) inducing someone to believe something <especially through proof or logic>; convincing

Synonyms: entice, exhort, vindicate, win over

Too Far: Intimidating

Quote: Persuasiveness takes finesse; it takes an understanding of human psychology. And intention is everything. — Amanda de Cadenet (1972-) British photographer & author

Consideration: To design is much more than simply to assemble, to order, or even to edit: it is to add value and meaning, to illuminate, to simplify, to clarify, to modify, to dignify, to dramatize, to persuade, and perhaps even to amuse. To design is to transform prose into poetry — Paul Rand [born Peretz Rosenbaum] (1914–1996) American art director & graphic designer

Symbol: The Empress (tarot)