Quotation Explorer - 'Selling'

Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, especially if the goods are worthless. - Sinclair Lewis
If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice. - Norman Augustine
We're all prostitutes sir we're all selling ourselves for something - Saira Viola
Like it or not, we are all in business and the products we are selling is our unique selves. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
If we were rational enough to judge what we are fed based on what we are fed, those in the business of selling us hope (i.e., public speakers, presidents, priests, etc.) wouldn't wear suits. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Selling a new lie is easy, but not so with un-teaching an old truth. - Geoffrey Wood
Art is making something out of nothing and selling it. - Frank Zappa
PROPHECY, n. The art and practice of selling one's credibility for future delivery. - Ambrose Bierce
The idea of selling out is not so much a dollar amount, but are you sacrificing the service to the customers. You have to ask yourself, 'Are you betraying your users?' - Jesse Sanchez
Writing a book isn't just about 'writing a book.' Unfortunately, it's about selling it, and getting it out to the masses. - Dr Margaret Aranda
‎Sincerity is the biggest part of selling anything -- including the Christian plan of salvation. - Billy Graham
All good writing is persuasive writing; persuading the reader to buy what you're selling, to side with you, to believe the tales you tell. - Ramsey Isler
Your selling point is that unique quality like integrity,teachability, honesty, humility, skill, sagacity, love, self-confidence, vision, compassion and kindness which distinguishes you among your contemporaries. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
If you hear that everybody is buying a certain stock, ask who is selling. - Anonymous
when selling your soul it's important to remember that there is no buy back clause in the contract - Dean Cavanagh
Everyone should have health insurance? I say everyone should have health care. I'm not selling insurance. - Dennis Kucinich
If any of the socialist chiefs had tried to earn his living by selling hot dogs, he would have learned something about the sovereignty of the consumers. - Ludwig von Mises
We have reached the age of denial, we have become happiness seekers, afraid to feel. We are told to think positive, to seek only joy. Stores overflow with books selling you ways to rid yourself of ‘negative’ feelings. - Aysha Taryam
Avoid selling to dumb customers, there aren't enough left! - Jasleen Kaur Gumber
When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators. - P. J. O'Rourke
Do you want to spend the rest of your life selling sugared water or do you want a chance to change the world? - Steve Jobs
Some breakfast food manufacturer hit upon the simple notion of emptying out the leavings of carthorse nose bags, adding a few other things like unconsumed portions of chicken layer's mash, and the sweepings of racing stables, packing the mixture in little bags and selling them in health food shops. - Frank Muir
Mary, we met in a pub. As you weren’t banging a tambourine, I understand you weren’t selling the word of God. - Luggs
While the people of Madrid seem to have resigned to selling almost anything - the one thing they have never given up on so far - is time. It is the one commodity that is never sold and always shared. - lauren klarfeld
Life is pain, anyone who says differently is selling something. - William Goldman
Nothing's so apt to undermine your confidence in a product as knowing that the commercial selling it has been approved by the company that make it. - Franklin P. Jones
Selling is a sacred trust between buyer and seller. - Richie Norton
Selling eternal life is an unbeatable business, with no customers ever asking for their money back after the goods are not delivered. - Victor J. Stenger
Art is making something out of nothing, and selling it. - Frank Zappa
Anybody caught selling macrame in public should be dyed a natural color and hung out to dry. - Calvin Trillin
The first rule of business, is never sell something you love. Otherwise, you may as well be selling your children. - Hugh Macleod
Everyone is selling something, if you can't see what people are selling, maybe you're the cart. - Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel
€7,500, first-class, everything—and all that for 40 minutes selling them some old stuff. - Slavoj Žižek
I stole you, among others, from the streets of God’s birthplace. I forced you to work as a slave. Imprisoned, mistreated and starved you and your companion. To top it off, I am in the process of selling your life to the highest bidder. Why would you trust me? - V.S. Carnes
Asking storytellers to be genuine is like, asking a chain smoker to quit smoking . Habit of lying isn't easy to fix. Pretend as believing is like selling cigarettes. What else we could do, if we want them to be in our lives... - Heshan Udunuwara
Devil does not buy our empty soul. He waits for us to selling off that. (Diable n'achète notre âme vide. - Il attend qu'on la solde.) - Charles de Leusse
Everyone is in business for himself, for he is selling his services, labor or ideas. Until one realizes that this is true he will not take conscious charge of his life and will always be looking outside himself for guidance. - Sidney Madwed
Education is the process of selling someone on books. - Douglas Wilson
Could dump two Chinee down in one of our maria and they would get rich selling rocks to each other while raising twelve kids. Then a Hindu would sell retail stuff he got from them wholesale--below cost at a fat profit. We got along. - Robert A. Heinlein
Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless. - Sinclair Lewis
Sales professional is a profession deals with people, it's a people business not a selling job. - Sivaprakash Sidhu
Instead of selling to your customers, help them buy. - Mahyar Mottahed
Every one lives by selling something, whatever be his right to it. - Robert Louis Stevenson
A person who says his expertise lies in selling only a particular product, but for other products some else of their team has the capability to makes sales; is actually playing office politics in spite of the management considering him consistently the star performer in the organisation. - Anuj Somany
If we conservatives of color refuse to promote the welfare state, unfettered abortion, affirmative action, and massive immigration, we are guilty of selling out. - Michelle Malkin
Selling yourself short shortchanges others who could reap the benefits of what you have to offer; it also shortchanges you who could, in turn, reap the benefits of what others want to offer you. - Pen
(Priests) cheapjack merchants selling paradise - Jean Lorrain
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