The 30 Best Motivational Sales Quotes

  1.  “An optimist is someone who goes after Moby Dick in a rowboat and takes the tartar sauce with him.” – Zig Ziglar
  2. “Success – my nomination for the single most important ingredient is energy well directed.” – Louis Lundborg
  3. “Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.” – Zig Ziglar
  4.  “Most people think “selling” is the same as “talking”. But the most effective salespeople know that listening is the most important part of their job.” – Roy Bartell
  5. “You don’t close a sale, you open a relationship if you want to build a long-term, successful enterprise.” – Patricia Fripp
  6. “There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there’s only a scarcity of resolve to make it happen.” – Wayne Dyer
  7.  “How you think when you lose determines how long it will be until you win.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton
  8.  “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas Edison
  9.  “It’s not about having the right opportunities. It’s about handling the opportunities right.” – Mark Hunter
  10.  “The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” – Bruce Lee
  11.  “Success is the culmination of failures, mistakes, false starts, confusion, and the determination to keep going anyway.” – Nick Gleason
  12.  “Life’s battles don’t always go to the strongest or fastest; sooner or later those who win are those who think they can.” – Richard Bach
  13.  “Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognize them.” – Ann Landers
  14.  “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
  15.  “Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” – Dale Carnegie
  16.  “He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.” – Benjamin Franklin
  17. “If people like you, they’ll listen to you, but if they trust you, they’ll do business with you.” – Zig Ziglar
  18. “The way you position yourself at the beginning of a relationship has profound impact on where you end up.” – Ron Karr
  19.  “Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, ‘Make me feel important.’ Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life.” – Mary Kay Ash
  20.  “On any given Monday I am one sale closer and one idea away from being a Millionaire.” – Larry D. Turner
  21.  “Your business is never really good or bad ‘out there.’ Your business is either good or bad right between your own two ears.” – Zig Ziglar
  22.  “In the South, we tell stories. We tell stories if you’re in a sales position, if you’re in a retail position, you lure your customer by telling a story. You just do.” – Tate Taylor
  23.  “The most unprofitable item ever manufactured is an excuse.” – John Mason
  24.  “Try not to become a person of success, but try to become a person of value.” – Albert Einstein.
  25.  “The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.” – Henry Ford
  26.  “People don’t ask for facts in making up their minds. They would rather have one good, soul-satisfying emotion than a dozen facts.” – Robert Keith Leavit
  27.  “Obstacles can’t stop you. Problems can’t stop you. Most of all, other people can’t stop you. Only you can stop you.” – Jeffrey Gitomer
  28.  “If you work just for money, you’ll never make it. But if you love what you are doing, and always put the customer first, success will be yours.” – Ray Kroc
  29.  “It is not your customer’s job to remember you. It is your obligation and responsibility to make sure they don’t have the chance to forget you. – Patricia Fripp
  30.  “What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.” – Henry David Thoreau