Zig Ziglar Quotes

40 Quotes From Zig Ziglar On Goals And Success

Who was Zig Ziglar?

Zig Ziglar was an American salesman, motivational speaker, and great writer. He was born on 6 November 1926 in Alabama, United States of America. He is a popular and motivational speaker and a good salesperson. Later he became famous as a great Author.

How Zig Ziglar started his career?

In the middle of 1940, he began working as a salesman. Later in 1950, he started training as a salesman. In 1970, he started his own company to train sales, business, and personal development. After this, he started writing. His first book was published in 1974.

How Zig Ziglar became famous?

He is the most famous and inspiring speaker in the world. Being an exceptionally good salesperson, he went on to become a well-known author, after which he became known as an excellent motivational speaker.

How many books did Zig Ziglar write?

He authored more than 30 books and focused on living a positive and balanced life. His first book was (See you at the Top), published in 1974.

What did Zig Ziglar die from?

He had been suffering from pneumonia. He was 86 years old. He died 28 November 2012 at the hospital in the Dallas suburb of Plano.


40 Quotes By Zig Ziglar
1. “Remember that failure is an event, not a person.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
2. “Every sale has five basic obstacles: No need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
3.  “If you don’t see yourself as a winner, then you cannot perform as a winner.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
4.  Happiness is the ability to move forward knowing the future will be better than the past.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
5.   “A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes

6.  “If you go out looking for friends, you’re going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you’ll find them everywhere.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
7. “A goal properly set is halfway reached.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
8.  “If you’re sincere, praise is effective. If you’re insincere, it’s manipulative.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
9.  “Being productive gives people a sense of satisfaction and fulfillment that loafing never can.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
10. “If you have the character to hang in there when it’s tough, you will develop or acquire every other characteristic necessary to WIN in the game of life.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes


11. “Unless you have definite precise, clearly set goals, you are not going to realize the maximum potential that lies within you.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
12. “People don’t buy for logical reasons. They buy for emotional reasons.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
13. “The greatest of all mistakes is to do nothing because you think you can only do a little.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
14. “Some of us learn from other people’s mistakes and the rest of us have to be other people.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
15 “Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes

16. “The more you are grateful for what you have the more you will have to be grateful for.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
17. “You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
18. “You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
19. “Don’t let someone who gave up on their dreams talk you out of going after yours.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
20. “If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes


21. “The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
22. “You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
23. “For every sale, you miss because you’re too enthusiastic, you will miss a hundred because you’re not enthusiastic enough.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
24. “When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
25. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes


26. “Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember ~ the only taste of success some people have is when they take a bite out of you.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
27. “Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
28. “There is little you can learn from doing nothing.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
29. “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
30. “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes


31. “You were born to win, but to be a winner you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
32. Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
33. “It’s not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
34. “Motivation gets you going and habit gets you there.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
35. “The way you see people is the way you treat them.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes

36. “You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
37. “Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
38. “Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
39. “People often say motivation doesn’t last. Neither does bathing—that’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar Quotes
40. “Ability can take you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there” – Zig Ziglar Quotes

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