Zig Ziglar

Page 1 of 7 - About 67 essays
  • Peer Mentor Research Paper

    759 Words  | 4 Pages

    a Wings peer mentor means that I get to take my knowledge I have learned while at Arrowhead and share it with the people who need it the most. One of the very first things I would share with them is one my my favorite quotes of all time, said by Zig Ziglar: “You can’t climb uphill by thinking downhill thoughts”. I would like to say that I have lived by this saying everyday in my life. All around me I hear degrading things being said about other people and it makes me realize that some days, high school

  • Ffa Reflection Paper

    1082 Words  | 5 Pages

    My mom sends me inspirational quotes when I am faced with a challenge in my life. In high school I faced a challenge that I thought would mark the end of my career in FFA, or Future Farmers of America. It was officer election time in my FFA chapter for my senior year and there was a lot being thrown my way. Losing the people who I thought were my best friends was the main problem I faced after the election. I was the new chapter president and I was afraid of what was going to happen with my friendships

  • Anna Harrington's Summary

    373 Words  | 2 Pages

    In this week’s reading, Anna Harrington uses a quote from Victor Frankel: “The last of human freedoms… is the ability to choose one’s attitude in a given set of circumstances. What a great way of restating, “Your response is your responsibility.” (Eggerichs, 2014). She communicates some ideas about resiliency she calls elements: emotional, spiritual, social, family, and physical. (Harrington, 2012). Harrington discusses a different perspective on other terms used before and some enlighten perceptions

  • High School : Highest Potential

    1829 Words  | 8 Pages

    Highest Potential As a junior in high school, I have recently become interested in psychology. While studying psychology/sociology this previous year, I have become drawn to the topic of human potential. After gathering what I have learned, it turns out most people want to live their life to the fullest by becoming all they can be. To reach this fulfillment of a higher/better self is known as self-actualization. A major problem for many people today is reaching their full potential, although the

  • Why Is Someone Important In To Kill A Mockingbird

    254 Words  | 2 Pages

    These past days, I’ve been dealing with a “friend” who meant so much to me, but “did me wrong” as people would say. I would always put him first before anyone else, because he was somehow different than the others. Like Atticus once said in “To Kill A Mockingbird,” “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his the point of view-until you climb into his skin and walk around in it. I never really understood why he did such things to hurt me and I know he didn't

  • Personal Statement : Psychology And Sociology

    1902 Words  | 8 Pages

    It will take many processes and life changes to become a self-actualizing individual, but I believe that people, including myself are capable of achieving this gratification. Just like Zig Ziglar affirmed, “Man was designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness” (Ziglar 4). In the following

  • I Am A Great Writer

    1163 Words  | 5 Pages

    favorite authors including Zig Ziglar and Grant Cardone identify themselves as introverts although they come across as strong extraverts. Mr. Ziglar said something that made me want to get into sales. He said that introverts make better salespeople because they can relate to the customer better, research what the customer wants, and adopt characteristics that an extravert has. On my spare time I read books like “Sell or be sold” by Grant Cardone, “See you at the top” by Zig Ziglar, “Live your dreams” by

  • Ziglar: A Summary And Analysis

    633 Words  | 3 Pages

    important goals come from life-long struggle and perseverance ending with ultimate triumph. Zig Ziglar reveals, “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” I chose this quote because it made me realize I have overlooked who I have become in pursuit of my goals. I have learned to value the process to truly become a better person from reaching my goals. As Ziglar explains, the person one becomes while in pursuit of a goal is where one truly succeeds

  • Ebob Reflection

    374 Words  | 2 Pages

    The past couple of months I have devoted so much of my time asking everyone what is wrong, how do we fix it, how long has this been happening, that I completely lost sight of recognizing how great St. Peter’s is and all of the great things that are going on. Over the past couple of months we have had a Robotics Team surpass their expectations; Science Olympiad teams do the same both of them being led by outstanding teachers and parents. Basketball teams that excelled against both public and private

  • What Makes America Strong

    358 Words  | 2 Pages

    People helping people are what makes America strong. We seem to forget that everyone needs help at one point in their lives. Some people go about their daily lives and seem to have blinders on. Zig Ziglar said it best “You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.” Stop look around and you will see the need. Horace Mann stated, “Doing nothing for others is the undoing of ourselves.” When it came time to choose my Eagle Scout Project, I became aware of