Salesmen Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 79 Quotes About Salesmen

#1. I knew salesmen, they made good murderers. - Author: Iain Pears
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#2. I remember one day, when things were going frightfully well, I went to buy myself a really smashing car. I asked them to show me a Porsche with an automatic gearbox, and the salesman called over all the other salesmen, and they stood around absolutely roaring with laughter. - Author: Mary Quant
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#3. In London, almost all Jewish shops in the Whitechapel district were displaying placards denying entry to German salesmen and affirming their anti-Nazi boycott. Teenagers patrolled the streets distributing handbills asking shoppers to boycott German goods ... - Author: Edwin Black
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#4. The salesmen bought me perfume and invited me to lunch. But they couldn't talk to me about why families of guajiros slept in the city's parks under flashing Coca-Cola signs. Those men only murmured sweet nonsense to me, trying in vain to flatter me. - Author: Cristina Garcia
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#5. Salesmen always need something to sell. - Author: Barry Ritholtz
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#6. No one looks for pots of gold, it just happens. Sure, some people are born with an incredible financial ability, and some people are natural salesmen, but creating a business, driving a venture, mobilizing an army, is not something you are born to do - it just happens, by accident. - Author: Ronnie Apteker
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#7. Ads are not written to entertain. When they do, those entertainment seekers rare little likely to be the people whom you want. This is one of the greatest advertising faults. Ad writers abandon their part. They forgot they are salesmen and try to be performers. Instead of sales, they seek applause - Author: Claude C. Hopkins
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#8. There was no circumcision. Lee said circumcision was dreamed up by moralists and lotion salesmen to make hand jobs chafe, and Peggy deferred to his better judgement. - Author: Nell Zink
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#9. I think skilled salesmen have the ability to work out who you are and pick out aspects of your personality. They almost manipulate you, in a way, to make you buy their product. - Author: Dominic Cooper
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#10. At the Christmas party, the secretary with the long red hair ate three pickles, and four salesmen panicked. - Author: Milton Berle
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#11. Encyclopedia-selling was known to be the last resort of the feckless, the inept, and the desperate - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#12. The average American salesmen keeps 33 men and women at work - 33 people producing the product he sells ... and is responsible for the livelihood of 130 people. - Author: Robert A. Whitney
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#13. [There] was a time when a lot of people came to the door. The milkman. The iceman. The Fuller Brush man. Encyclopedia salesmen. There was a sense of interaction with the world that started right at your own front doorstep. - Author: Catherine Ryan Hyde
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#14. We are all salesmen every day of our lives. We are selling our ideas, our plans, our enthusiasms to those with whom we come in contact. - Author: Charles R. Schwab
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#15. gymnasts retire at 20, cricketers at 34, actresses at 32, actors at 75, salesmen at 50, other employees at 58 or 60 years, and doctors and lawyers when their bodies do not listen to their minds. Of course, one class beats them all - politicians retire at 90! - Author: P.V. Subramanyam
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#16. We are all in the business of sales. Teachers sell students on learning, parents sell their children on making good grades and behaving, and traditional salesmen sell their products. - Author: Dave Ramsey
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#17. You must learn how to handle rejection. To succeed, you must learn how to cope with a little word 'no', learn how to strip that rejection of all its power. The best salesmen are those who are rejected most. They are the ones who can take any 'no' and use it as a prod to go onto the next 'yes'. - Author: Tony Robbins
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#18. People who go to the polar regions are statistically less likely to die than salesmen who drive on motorways in England. - Author: Ranulph Fiennes
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#19. Quiet demonstrates just how deep and disturbing is this plague of extroverts - the showoffs, risk-takers, salesmen, charmers, charlatans and politicians." - New York Post - Author: Susan Cain
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#20. Some salesmen think that selling is like eating - to satisfy an existing appetite; but a good salesman is like a good cook - he can create an appetite when the buyer isn't hungry. - Author: George Horace Lorimer
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#21. Preachers are not salesmen, for they have nothing to sell. They are bearers of Good News. - Author: Billy Graham
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#22. Don't live beyond your means. Don't buy more than you can pay for. Don't expect to get rich quick. And don't confuse salesmen for friends or advisers. - Author: Charley Reese
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#23. All politicians are to some extent salesmen. - Author: George Will
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#24. I am not ashamed that I was once a vacuum-cleaner salesman, only that I was a *good* vacuum-cleaner salesman. - Author: Robert Morley
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#25. A bad salesman will automatically drop his price. Bad salesmen make me sick. - Author: Danny DeVito
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#26. We first become salesmen as children in the confession booths of our parents. - Author: Criss Jami
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#27. Successful salesmen, authors, executives and workmen of every sort need patience. The great liability of youth is not inexperience but impatience. - Author: William Feather
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#28. It's an unfortunate fact of life," Niko said with grimly amused resignation. "Where there are graveyards, there are flesh-eating revenants. Where there are cars, there are car salesmen. - Author: Rob Thurman
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#29. Programs that pay farmers not to farm often devastate rural areas. The reductions hurt everyone from fertilizer companies to tractor salesmen. - Author: Dick Armey
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#30. He decorated his accomplishments with a large house, yachts, and weekly morale shindigs for his salesmen bursting with open bars and filet mignon. However, my mother was by far his prettiest accessory. - Author: Maggie Young
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#31. A lot of those people aren't their best salesmen. They're the opposite of a salesperson and I think there's something attractive about that. - Author: John Turturro
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#32. Travelling childhoods are a common theme among actors. Army kids, embassy kids, travelling salesmen, clergy. Thing is, you learn about behaviour, that different places are separated by behaviours which are culturally driven. - Author: Julianne Moore
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#33. Patterned after an Italian Renaissance palace, it is 88 times as large and one millionth as valuable to the continuation of man. that Pentagon of traveling salesmen. - Author: Norman Mailer
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#34. When people are overwhelmed with information and develop immunity to traditional forms of communication, they turn instead for advice and information to the people in their lives whom they respect, admire, and trust. The cure for immunity is finding Mavens, Connectors, and Salesmen. - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
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#35. America ... just a nation of two hundred million used car salesmen with all the money we need to buy guns and no qualms about killing anybody else in the world who tries to make us uncomfortable. - Author: Hunter S. Thompson
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#36. Turns out that once you kill a god, people want to talk to you. Paranormal insurance salesmen with special "godslayer" term life policies. Charlatan's with "godproof" armor and extraplanar safe houses for rent. But most notably, other gods ... - Author: Kevin Hearne
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#37. The power of positive thinking will overcome so many things - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
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#38. Happy salesmen not only multiply their volume of business and their income, they also multiply themselves. - Author: Walter Russell
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#39. She had once been the belle of her circle of small tradesmen and salesmen, but now her little pig eyes with their swollen lids could scarcely open. - Author: Boris Pasternak
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#40. If I can make you feel the same way that I feel about my
product or service we'll have a meaningful conversation about it
and how it can help. The trouble is that most sales people don't feel
anything. Nothing at all - Author: Chris Murray
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#41. No one tells salesmen what they can and can't do. - Author: Barbara Corcoran
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#42. If the people aren't looking out for the community, then the benefits of a community erode. Many companies have star employees and star salesmen and so on, but few have a culture that produces great people as a rule and not an exception. - Author: Simon Sinek
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#43. You cannot win everyday, but make sure u win, at-least once in a while. - Author: Honeya
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#44. TeleCaller's (cold calling) job is similar to sniper's, wait patiently for the Right Party Connect/Target and make no mistake. - Author: Honeya
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#45. He will find people there who, seeing the want, undertake the office of salesmen. In well-ordered states they are commonly those who are the weakest in bodily strength, and therefore of little use for any other purpose; - Author: Plato
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#46. We are all salesman regardless of our calling. But not all of us are Master Salesmen. - Author: Napoleon Hill
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#47. Money has transformed every watchdog, every independent authority. Medical doctors are increasingly gulled by the lobbying of pharmaceutical salesmen. - Author: Thomas Frank
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#48. Too many salesmen, I found, would make a good presentation and convince the client, but they couldn't recognize that critical moment when they should have stopped talking. If - Author: Ray Kroc
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#49. I've always felt that a lot of modern art is a con, and that the most successful painters are often better salesmen and promoters than they are artists. - Author: Donald J. Trump
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#50. Mathematicians also make terrible salesmen. Physicists can discover the same thing as a mathematician and say 'We've discovered a great new law of nature. Give us a billion dollars.' And if it doesn't change the world, then they say, 'There's an even deeper thing. Give us another billion dollars.' - Author: Gian-Carlo Rota
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#51. Timid salesmen have skinny kids. - Author: Zig Ziglar
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#52. Marijuana is not much more difficult to obtain than beer. The reason for this is that a liquor store selling beer to a minor stands to lose its liquor license. Marijuana salesmen don't have expensive overheads, and so are not easily punished. - Author: William F. Buckley Jr.
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#53. Gabriel discourages emotional attachments the way most of us discourage door-to-door salesmen. They're inconvenient, intrusive, and liable to end up saddling you with something you never wanted in the first place, at a cost far higher than you wish to pay. - Author: Kelley Armstrong
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#54. I have no belief in the system. So Sonny is perfectly at home (in Washington D.C.). Politicians are one step down below used-car salesmen. - Author: Cher
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#55. Give me a person who sincerely wants to commit themselves to being a salesperson, and put them on my team and I will give you a hero. That has always been my mindset as a sales manager, whenever I have been in that position. I believe in people, and I seek to encourage them to perform at their best. - Author: Michael Delaware
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#56. Perfect sanity is a myth propagated by straitjacket salesmen. - Author: Rebecca McKinsey
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#57. Really good customer service will deliver sales. You are training salesmen to give the best possible advice and then to achieve the sale. People actually like you to ask for a sale because it shows you value their business. - Author: John Caudwell
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#58. Vikings were pretty brutal, but also very educated people. They were salesmen, businessmen who started raiding when business wasn't good. That's why they had such great boats. - Author: Baltasar Kormakur
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#59. Bad people? What kind of bad people? Members of the Church of Satan? Insurance salesmen? People who don't speak English? - Author: Wayne Gerard Trotman
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#60. What is interesting is that elephants can accurately and reliably figure out who is friend and who is foe. Compare this to us humans, who still walk down dark alleys at night, fall for Ponzi schemes, and buy lemons from used-car salesmen. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#61. My whole family can talk. They are all car salesmen. They are all funny. - Author: P. J. O'Rourke
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#62. I seriously wish that he had spent his entire childhood being serially arse-raped by teachers, scoutmasters, members of the clergy, relatives, policemen, doctors, door-to-door salesmen and all registered sex offenders within a 500-mile radius of his unprotected bedroom. - Author: Douglas Coupland
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#63. I don't carry notebooks and I don't consciously store ideas. I try not to think that I am a writer and I am pretty good at doing that. I don't like writers, but then I don't like insurance salesmen either. - Author: Charles Bukowski
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#64. Promotions are the worst part of making a movie. We are actors and not salesmen. Still, you have to go to so many places to try and sell the movie. - Author: Ranbir Kapoor
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#65. At that time, American radio was a cauldron if impassioned voices - live preachers, talk-show hosts, and salesmen. The radio was shouting at you, pleading with you, and seducing you. - Author: David Byrne
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#66. Sales is my Religion and Customer is my God and I Worship Him, The only thing is that my God is not very happy n generous always. - Author: Honeya
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#67. If people understood what life insurance does, we wouldn't need salesmen to sell it. People would come knocking on the door. But they don't understand. - Author: Ben Feldman
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#68. I became a door-to-door IBM salesman in 1963, a job I had for six years. But most everyone thought it was a bad idea. Door-to-door salesmen were lower than used-car salesmen or attorneys. - Author: James W. Murphy
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#69. However, more important to all of that: the players played the game as a true team. There are many teams in baseball, but not all play as a team. Many merely play as a group of talented athletes, which is a huge difference over the course of a long season. - Author: Michael Delaware
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#70. It doesn't matter," he said to his sheep. "I know other girls in other places." But in his heart he knew that it did matter. And he knew that shepherds, like seamen and like traveling salesmen, always found a town where there was someone who could make them forget the joys of carefree wandering. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#71. Christians are notorious for acting like used car salesmen, treating non-Christians as if they're standing there holding a blank check and sporting a hard-on for unreliable vehicles. - Author: Orlando Winters
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#72. Outside the box is an overused cliche which goes nowhere near far enough. In fact, there are so many politicians and salesmen thinking outside the box these days that I am convinced that all of their boxes are completely empty! - Author: Lance Greenfield
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#73. A real salesman knows how to engage Anyone Anywhere Anytime in a sensible conversation. - Author: Honeya
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#74. In other words, the man at the ticket office had personally had intimate social and commercial progress with more nitwits, dowagers, traveling salesmen, conventioneers, old fogies, and outright jackasses than the entire population of the City of Brotherly Love. I - Author: Joe Queenan
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#75. Bowie and McCartney arrived, and the biscuits and caviare started and I left immediately. I don't like shouting across rooms, with people in shiny suits who look like used-car salesmen. - Author: Billy Childish
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#76. I was a door-to-door window salesmen in what feels like a cheap, creepy pedophile situation. And I can say that because we were a bunch of kids driving around in the back of some old guy's van and it was creepy. Now that I look back on it I get chills of creepiness. - Author: Joseph Bruce
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#77. The determination of life insurance salesmen to succeed has made life pretty soft for widows. - Author: William Feather
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#78. But on a utilitarian level, I realize that to try to accomplish the greatest good for the greatest number of people, sometimes we have to become salesmen for what we believe, and part of being a salesman is being effective. - Author: Moby
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#79. I will be the lord of traveling salesmen!" "That," I said, "is truly evil. - Author: Rick Riordan
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