Tuesday, February 22, 2011
The Born to Win Seminar............
The mailman brought an invitation from the folks at Nightingale-
Conant, offering the opportunity to invest in The Born to Win
Seminar: The Ultimate Zig Ziglar Library. A 15 CD and
3 DVD collection, plus workbooks. Here
I have long been a Zig Ziglar fan. It has been a while since I
last listened to his cassette tape series Born to Win: Volume 1.
I suspect those tapes are 25 years old now. Cars no longer
seem to have cassette tape players in them, so it is a bit more
challenging finding time and a way to listen in. Hmmmmm.
In case your are not familiar with Zig, below are a few of his
more quoted sayings. These should give you and idea of
what Zig Ziglar is all about.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help
enough other people get what they want.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute
sense of mission.
The world's most deadly disease is "hardening of the
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as
what you become by achieving your goals.
The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire
arsenal is integrity.
Success means doing the best we can with what we have.
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. Success is the maximum utilization
of the ability that you have.
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what
People who truly understand God's purpose for their lives know
that we are called to be intimately involved with one another.
If you go looking for a friend, you’re going to find they’re very
scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you’ll find them everywhere.