I am genuinely saddened by the news of the passing of Zig Ziglar, “the world’s most popular motivational speaker”. Because I’m grateful for the wisdom he shared, I’m compelled to help preserve his legacy.
Tom's Top 5 Zig Ziglar Quotes
Listed in no particular order.
“You can have everything in life you want if you’ll just help enough other people to get what they want!”
“Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude”
“Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.”
“You cannot make it as a wandering generality. You must become a meaningful specific.”
“That’s person who needs a check-up from the neck up.”
Meeting Zig On-Campus
I was privileged to personally hear Zig speak. It was at one of those motivational extravaganzas in 2007. His presentation inspired this article about the place where I first gained wisdom and inspiration from him at: The Automobile University. The Automobile University is Zig’s metaphorical term for the wealth of learning you can gain from audio books while driving.
Zig Ziglar in Action
Rest in peace Zig Ziglar! Your wisdom and spirit live on.