Zig Ziglar Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old zig ziglar quotes, zig ziglar sayings, and zig ziglar proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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The elevator to success is out of order, but the stairs are always open.     

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Your failures won't hurt you until you start blaming them on others.     

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You do not determine your success by comparing yourself to others, rather you determine your success by comparing your accomplishments to your capabilities.     

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Outstanding people have one thing in common: An absolute sense of mission.     

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A goal properly set is halfway reached.     

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If you want to reach a goal, you must 'see the reaching' in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.     

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What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.     

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In the blink of an eye everything can change. So forgive often and love with all your heart. You may not have that chance again.     

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When you choose a habit, you also choose the end of that habit.     

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Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.     

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Always remember that your present situation is not your final destination. The best is yet to come.     

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The first step in solving a problem is to recognize that it does exist.     

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The first step to getting what you want is to have the courage to get rid of what you don't.     

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Positive thinking will let you use the ability which you have, and that is awesome.     

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A man of ability and the desire to accomplish something can do anything.     

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If you aim at nothing, you'll hit it every time.     

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It's easier to explain price once than to apologize for quality forever.     

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Nobody on the face of the earth can make you feel inferior without your permission.     

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The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.     

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If you are a complainer, you might have already spent your help quota.     

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You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.     

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You never know when one act, or one word of encouragement can change a life forever.     

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Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.     

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A smart salesperson listens to emotions not fact.     

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People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing – that's why we recommend it daily.     

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Our daily objectives should include an honest effort to improve on yesterday.     

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Send out a cheerful, positive greeting, and most of the time you will get back a cheerful, positive greeting. It's also true that if you send out a negative greeting, you will, in most cases, get back a negative greeting.     

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Simple smile, a cheerful hello or a word of encouragement It's amazing what an impact you will have.     

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Surround yourself with those who see greatness within you, even when you don't see it yourself!      

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