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KJFITNESSDUDE Posts: 15,787
12/2/12 1:12 P

back when I was networking Amway products Zig Zigler was required listening. Good stuff, always positive, always entertaining as well.

RONNIEHUEY Posts: 12,033
12/1/12 11:04 A

RIP

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12/1/12 10:56 A

Truly a great man. I have been to several of his motivational events over the years and never tired of listening -- AND LEARNING. What a talent.

GLITTERFAIRY77 Posts: 8,023
12/1/12 10:04 A

I have never heard of this person before, but considering he loved the Lord, I don't think we should be grieving for him but for the family and friends he left behind. He's in a GREAT place right now!
*big hugs*

JAYNE_DOE Posts: 62
12/1/12 9:30 A

i was so sad to hear about this too. he was a huge motivation to uncountable people around the world. he certainly did give of himself. a huge loss.

JULIA1154 Posts: 1,783
11/29/12 9:05 P

I had not seen this piece of news. I knew he was getting frail but it's hard to imagine his indomitable spirit weakening. RIP.

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11/29/12 3:26 P

What a loss. I was truly saddened by his passing.

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11/29/12 1:18 P

www.mercurynews.com/nation-world/ci_220896
90/zig-ziglar-dies-motivational-speake
r-focused-positive-thinking


he was a wonderful man who helped many people. I attended his Sunday School class a few times when visiting my friend in Dallas.

some of my favorite Zig quotes:
+You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help other people get what they want.
+If you treat your wife like a thoroughbred, you'll never end up with a nag.
+Nobody can get your goat if they don't know where it's tied.
+People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
+Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.

lots more Zig quotes - www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/z/zig_z
iglar.html


he wrote some great books. Staying Up, Up, Up in a Down, Down World is a really good daily motivational book. Confessions of a Grieving Christian is an excellent gift for a parent who has lost a child (Zig wrote it when his daughter died).

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