Could this axiom be true ?Until you trust me, you will never believe me . Once you trust me you will listen, what you do from there depends upon what you see me live.
However, even the weather can be contentious these days, especially if your views on climate change don't coincide with main stream thinking.
Obviously, having good rapport with the other person will increase the likelihood of sharing our faith with them, and hear about theirs. Of course, if we convey an attitude of spiritual superiority we will never get very far.