Quotes of A Listers

13 Jan 2014

by  Jennifer Cannock

Tristan Rowland

My main mantra is “be a great person first, be a great agent second”

Annette Waddell


1.      IF YOU do not GO after what you want, you’ll never have it.

2.      IF YOU do not ASK, the answer will always be NO.

3.      IF YOU do not STEP FORWARD , you’ll always be in the same place.

Karl Latham (ELITE)

My quote is from Oscar Wilde who said: “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” I love it and it’s so true.

James M. Burrie

The secret of happiness is not doing what one likes, but liking what one has to do.

Germain G. Glidden

The older I grow, the more I listen to people who don’t say much.

Florence Griffith Joyner

You never fail until you stop trying.

Evan Esar

Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration and inspiration.

Helenes Drivers 

Where there is service, there is business ( Simple, time honoured, practice)

My code of conduct  I live by. The 4 way test  of the things I think, say and do!

1. Is it the truth?

2. Is it fair to all concerned?

3. Will it build goodwill and better friendships?

4. Will it be beneficial to all concerned?

Getting to the top is easy, staying there requires discipline. 

Love what I do and do what I love.

Suzey A Whitby

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

I always wondered “why doesn’t somebody do something about that.” Then I realised I AM somebody! – Lily Tomlin

Ryan McCann

My saying that I work by is easy I see it daily “Opportunities are never lost…… Somebody always gets the one that you missed.”

The best form of sales skill is service & your only as good as your last sale.

Heath Williams 

“Sometimes you just have to jump and knit the parachute on the way down”

Brett Anderson

One of my phrases is ” Your True Born & Bred  Local Agent”

Byrony O’Neill

My quote, is…

I love what I do, every day is usually different and you get to meet so many wonderful people and being welcomed into their homes and lives.  I have made some very good friends and it is always with great satisfaction helping my clients to move onto the next stage of their lives. It certainly makes life interesting.

Jodi Wolfe

My biggest belief is “work hard or go home”. It’s simple but true. If I’m not 100% committed or involved, then I shouldn’t be doing it. My other philosophy is to “do that one extra bit”…… When I think I’m done, I always ask myself if I can do just one for thing to really finish off nicely.

Shannon Harvey

My favourite is “Control the controllable’s and don’t stress about the rest.  They will fall into place”

Dion Saab

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. – Norman Vincent Peale

Learn from the past, set vivid, detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time over which you have any control: now. – Denis Waitley

Marvin Wong

The Common Denominator of Success by Albert Gray – “The secret of success of every man who has ever been successful, lies in the fact that he formed the habit of doing things that failures don’t like to do”. 

I’ve just shorten my version to “Successful People Do what Failures Do Not Feel Like Doing.” Just reminds me when I don’t “feel” like doing something worthwhile, I ask myself what would a successful person do. Great question to ask your staff also, when they don’t “feel” like following the system.

Reuben Packer-Hill

“The greatest competitor you’ll ever come up against will be self-doubt”