1. the capacity or power of persons or things to be a compelling force on or produce effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of others:
He used family influence to get the contract.
2. the action or process of producing effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., of another or others:
Her mother’s influence made her stay.
3. a person or thing that exerts influence:
He is an influence for the good.
Trinity (The Matrix)
Moral Of The Story (Know Thyself Solution)
An “Outside The Matrix” perspective to consider.