Sells Quotes

Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Sells Quotes from famous persons: Zedd, Henrik Fisker, Jesse Eisenberg, Tyson Fury, Aljamain Sterling. The wide variety of quotes available makes it possible to find a quote to suit your needs. You’ve likely heard some of the Sells Quotes before, but that’s because they truly are great.

I never feel like I need to make a song that sells 5 mi

I never feel like I need to make a song that sells 5 million copies; that’s not the point of why I make music. It’s great if that happens, like it did with ‘Clarity,’ but my goal is to always make a better track than the last one.
You need to focus on creating the actual value of the company, not just the theoretical value. The actual value comes from a great product that sells well and is ultimately profitable.
As for environmentalism, I’m only an environmentalist by accident. I live in New York, so I bike, and the closest grocery store to me sells organic produce. I also shop with a book bag because I ride a bike, and it’s hard to carry the paper or plastic bags.
Wilder is not a big draw in the U.S. He maybe sells 5,000 to 10,000 tickets when he’s fighting in his own town for the heavyweight champion.
There’s a point where, sometimes, I’d rather wait a bit and get a fight that sells.
People write negatives things, cause they feel that’s what sells. Good news to them, doesn’t sell.
Obviously sex and nudity sells, but that’s what people go to cable for but that’s not going to happen on network daytime television… so I think it really is always going to come down to story. How do you make a story interesting enough so people will tune in? That’s always going to be it.
Jack Wagner
You’ve got these guys that have this fresh, street, hip-hop country that sells a zillion. Keep doing that. I’ll keep doing my stuff. We’ll see how it goes.
The vast majority of writers out there, they finish their books, and no one cares whether their book is late or ever comes out at all. And then it comes out, and two reviews are published, and it sells 12 copies.
Bad news sells because the amygdala is always looking for something to fear.
I wrote and finished the script for ‘Man in the Middletwo weeks after the September 11 bombing. It’s a very American film about an ex-diplomat based in the Middle East, a leader in the U.S. administration who now sells used cars in the Middle East.
Ziad Doueiri
Just ’cause something’s popular, it can still be good. In fact, if more people are buying it, then you must be doing something right. People look down on stuff that sells. What do you call that? Downward snobbery, I guess.
A good column is one that sells paper. It doesn’t matter how beautifully it is written and how much you admire the author… if it doesn’t sell any papers, it’s not a good column. It’s a terrible yardstick to use, but in the newspaper business, that’s the whole thing.
Herb Caen
I hope that I never have to work in a place that sells large quantities of jeans ever again. Jeans are rough! It used to kill my hands. I know that sounds prissy – I’m not prissy at all. But it did; it killed my hands. It was awful.
Controversy sells, politics sell, all that type of stuff sells.
I don’t think anybody submits their first story and sells right away.
The reason the government sells the census as your ticket to getting goodies – rather than as your civic duty – is that distributing goodies is now all the government does.
Tom G. Palmer
To the moralist prostitution does not consist so much in the fact that the woman sells her body, but rather that she sells it out of wedlock.
There’s a large opportunity for Bon Iver to be a special thing, even from a business standpoint – just trying to do cooler things. Every band sells t-shirts and plays certain auditoriums, but I’m sick of being like everyone else, because I’m not.
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I couldn’t pick up a sword and go fight anyone, let me put it that way. It’s choreography and it’s acting. The best sword fights you see look amazing, but it’s the acting that sells it more than anything.
If the other fellow sells cheaper than you, it is called dumping. ‘Course, if you sell cheaper than him, that’s mass production.
If one artist sells five million albums, the tendency is for other artists to say, ‘Maybe I should do a little of that, too.’ That can be tough to resist.
I think great music sells records, and I also think, do you want to be a reality star, or someone that actually has credibility? Because you can’t have both.
Think of any news site on the web that sells subscriptions; AOL has four times as many people as the largest subscription service. We have people who pay to use our products and services, and they are heavily engaged in our content.
Tim Armstrong
What sells more, criticism or compliments? What do people like more? They enjoy blood.
My wife, Daniela, and I live in an old house from 1810 with three fireplaces at the end of a dead-end dirt road on Cape Cod, so I turn the trees into firewood for us and a friend of mine sells the rest.
The distribution systems and the cinemas have adopted to the blockbusters, and they now get their main income from selling popcorn, and if you don’t make a film that sells popcorn, it’s very hard to get it out there.
I’ve never wanted to be a person where somebody would be like, ‘I like her; she’s okay.’ Love or hate is fine, because it sells tickets.
I think it’s a fallacy to say that a good book sells itself. It doesn’t happen. I’m a voracious reader and I can give you a long list of books which should have been best sellers but they aren’t. How can you buy a book if you haven‘t heard of it?
The most important thing is readers. I’ve got a huge Twitter following, but I don’t really think it sells books; I don’t think a huge Facebook following sells books – although these things aren’t bad, of course.
Bob Mayer
TV is what sells your product.
Industry executives sacrificed art for what sells and mega-stars now saturate the market with the same tired lyrics.
Aloe Blacc
That is the problem with comedy in India. Spoofing sells. Come up with original comedy about the hilarious nation we are, with funny accents and odd rituals, and we get into trouble.
Cyrus Broacha
There is a real sense of loss when a family sells a business they’ve spent generations building. I wanted to get some of that back.
I find all food irresistible. I have friends who live in the mountains in France. One of them sells vegetables, and to walk through her garden when everything is bursting out – it’s impossible not to eat something.
One thing about an artist, it doesn’t matter how much your work sells for in your life, it’s going to sell for ten times more than that after you’re dead, and that’s what you have to protect.
It’s nice to have a game that sells a million copies.
Phil Gramm
I happen to like selling clothes as much as creating them. It isn’t relevant unless it sells.
Always be prepared if someone asks you what you want for Christmas. Give brand names, the store that sells the merchandise, and, if possible, exact model numbers so they can’t go wrong. Be the type who’s impossible to buy for, so they have to get what you want.
I love to keep doing the voice, and I’ll do it as long as I’m able and as long as Tony sells cereal.
Thurl Ravenscroft
A celebrity can gain attention in our otherwise busy lives. And celebrity sells.
There’s certain types of music where the artist sells the song – where it doesn’t really matter what’s going on with the song.
A record for us that sells 50,000 is a good record, and 100,000 is a serious hit.
Over the years, I have realized that there’s more to a film’s fate than just good acting and a solid script. It needs to be marketed well. It’s the package that sells – the songs, action, actors, etc.
There are two sayings that are familiar in every news room across the country: 1. sex sells; 2. if it bleeds it leads.
A primitive artist is an amateur whose work sells.
Grandma Moses
Many manufacturers secretly question whether advertising really sells their product, but are vaguely afraid that their competitors might steal a march on them if they stopped.
The MC that we love are usually the ones that we consider be kinda heartless, like 50 Cent. That’s pretty much the prowess and power of an MC. That’s what sells.
I tell people all of the time that they would make any show in this business – whether it’s black, white, Hispanic, Jewish, Colombian, Dominican – whatever. They’ll make it if it sells. It’s a business. It’s not personal.
Kirk Acevedo
We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish luxury, that fortune sells what she is thought to give.
Shock always sells. You know? But you could shock in good taste.
When you find fame, or you get signed to a record label, it’s not what you imagined – because you imagined they would have 100 percent trust or faith in you as an artist. Unfortunately, that’s not really the case – it’s what sells.
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If your goal is to change the world, you can’t start by doing things the same old way because it sells better.
I always felt that the music sells by itself. The music has always been the successful aspect on my career, and that means that, to me, I can always still stay very focused on music.
Failure, it is thought, is what sells, and what people want to hear and read about. I am not so sure.
If it sells, it sells. If it doesn’t sell, I’ll go make a movie.
There’s no white comic that sells tickets to black people like me. They’re going to get their hair done, get a new outfit, and come out to see a white dude.
Gary Owen
Every show that sells out is like a hero‘s welcome for me.
The vast bulk of Murdoch’s news output, including the huge majority of any falsehood and distortion, is simply the spontaneous product of his highly commercialised newsrooms. It sells.
There are a lot of musicians who are still desperately trying to pretend that it’s 1998 and by having a huge marketing campaign, they somehow believe that they can sell 10 million records. That’s delusional. No one sells 10 million records. The days of musicians getting rich off of selling records are done.
Everyone loves good looks, but personality is what sells for me. I want someone to have fun and go on adventures with. I do like guys with tattoos, though.
Mexico is the second most important destination of U.S. exports. What does this mean? The U.S. sells to our country almost the same as it sells to all the European Union, five times what it sells Brazil. More than what it sells together to Brazil, Russia, China, and India.
Buying new books supports the writer by providing both a royalty and an audience; a writer whose book sells well has a better chance of selling another.
I don’t think it is wrong when you – when an actor goes and sells his film. I mean, it’s salesmanship; you got to tell the world what you have. You got to tell them, ‘These are my wares; please see how do you like them. If you like to buy them, please buy them.’ There’s nothing wrong in that.
If people buy into the band, you’ll always have tour that sells and you’ll always have that diehard base.
I have this first album that sells more than 100,000 copies in its first week, debuts at number two, goes gold, the single goes platinum, we’re doing Madison Square Garden.
The British brand is so popular particularly in the US that they put the union jack flag on top of beer bottles because it sells.
I’d literally rather hang out at the T.G.I. Friday‘s in New Jersey than tool around at a place that sells $40 cheeseburgers.
I don’t think I have to combat Airbnb. It is like comparing Tiffany to a shop that sells things for one dollar.
My dad is a sculptor and a painter, and mum runs an art gallery, which sells beautiful jewelry and ceramics and paintingslocal and international.
A film sells feelings.
To say that an artist sells out means that an artist is making a conscious choice to compromise his music, to to weaken his music for the sake of commercial gain.
China saves too much, produces too much, sells too much to Americans and consumes too little.
Only conviction sells. Well, when we are insecure, we really don’t have that 100 percent conviction. Once we have it, we can tide over everything.
Roughly speaking, when you are dealing with business firms operating in a competitive system, you can assume that they’re going to act rationally. Why? Because someone in a firm who buys things at $10 and sells them for $8.00 isn’t going to last very long in that firm.
Ronald Coase
Everything sells. Like integrity. Like democracy. Like truth. Like deeds.
I do like making things a bit controversial – I think that’s what sells and what catches people’s ear.
The whole gist of ‘All That Jazz‘ is Faustian. It’s about a man who sells his soul to show business – which Bob didn’t do. He understood the dangers of glamour and falling into that kind of life.
My dad, well, he sells tractors, just like my granddad, and I’m darn proud of that.
You know how Bed Bath & Beyond sells those white noise machines that help you sleep? And they usually make ocean noises? I want one that’s just David Gergen gently muttering about the economy.
Jessi Klein
If your album sells, that’s cool, more people find out about you, more people get turned on to what we’re really about-which is a live rock and roll band.
I’m trying to make things better, and you have people outside who are constantly trying to make things terrible all the time. Why? Because humiliation sells.
Negativity sells.
I can’t stand Beyonce. The way she sells it so hard, constantly. Everything is shoved right in your face. Like, you don’t have the sense to make a judgment of your own.
I’m not a sandwich store that only sells turkey sandwiches. I sell a lot of different things.
I’ve had ideas for romantic comedies, but it would be a much more darkly comic version than what usually sells tickets.
I mean, when we put out our first album, it was ‘Gosh, we really hope it sells 100,000 copies. That was the innocence.
We live in the Internet age. Everyone wants clicks. Clicks are what sells.
Let’s face it – negativity sells records.
One of the things that sells music is when the artist is looked at as someone who’s come up from the streets. Not just any streets, but the toughest, meanest streets of the urban ghetto. And that’s called ‘street credibility.’
I believe there are two kinds of journalists. One who sells a story by being creative, and one who sells a story by being sensationalist.
Time is the ultimate long tail. Even with a big wad of money up front, if something sells forever, the back end is what ultimately counts.
It’s whatever sells; it’s the business of it.
One of the funny things about the stock market is that every time one person buys, another sells, and both think they are astute.
I think that bold leadership sells.
At a car dealership, the person who sells the car is the hero, and also gets the commission. But if the mechanics don’t service that car well, the customer won‘t return.
Roger Staubach
The town I grew up in, there were no musicians to play with; it was just me. The town I grew up in, there was two shops: like, a paper shop that sells confectionery, sweets and stuff, and, like, a farm supplies and a petrol station. That was literally it.
Journalism is not what it used to be. I thought it was an important job, but it is not. I’m idealistic, and it pretty much upsets me that negativity sells and that even if I wanted to tell the truth, I wouldn’t be able to if my boss does not okay it.
Advertising isn’t just the disruption of aesthetics, the insults to your intelligence and the interruption of your train of thought. At every company that sells ads, a significant portion of their engineering team spends their day tuning data mining, writing better code to collect all your personal data.
The ‘rock world’ is a lot smaller than it used to be. It’s doing a lot less things than it used to be. From Woodstock back in the day and Rage Against the Machine, no one sells millions of records anymore.
Austin Carlile
I know acts and I’m not going to name names but these people sold ten million copies the first time and the second album sells three million and it’s considered a failure and they’re dropped and that’s really a shame.
Gerry Beckley
People like controversy because that’s what sells.
It’s not my style to either wear minimum clothes, to strip, or to even be comfortable with a sex-symbol label. I just want to do good work instead of sporting such meaningless tags. Sex sells, but to a small extent, not always. And this is what filmmakers have to accept.
My girlfriend is a fashion designer. She has her own company called Rachel Antonoff. She is doing a collaboration with Urban Outfitters right now, a shoe collaboration with Bass. She sells to Barneys, stuff like that.
If people want to criticize me because it sells papers, that’s fine. I just don’t like it when it’s inaccurate.
Finding a store that sells synthetic hair in Kigali is easier than locating a Starbucks in New York City without Google Maps.
Many musicians will say they don’t care about the money yet they must commit themselves to appear at given times and places, and to produce what sells, whether they believe in it or not. It depends on contracts.
Lynette Fromme
When Hollywood sees a good story about a man who sells confidence, they see themselves and they like it.
Every single line on the Oscar show is negotiated. Unless you’ve been there, you have no idea how it is put together. It’s like nothing else on earth. I’m writing a book about it, but I have to throw in my sexual escapades to make sure it sells.
A lot of bad music sells a million copies; I don’t think it’s a good litmus test for whether things are going well.
So if one, or two, or a handful of guys sells drugs for their own personal gain and profit who just so happens to be a member of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, we want that same consideration.
Chuck Zito
Scandal sells books; fidelity does not.
I think the biggest challenge is going to be finding a place that sells comics. Ideally, you want someone to come out of a movie theater, look across the street, see a newsstand, walk in and find a copy of the ‘X-Men’ sitting there. But that’s not what’s going to happen.
Our company sells about five to six million pounds of sausage a year. We sell it retail and to restaurants. We’ve got all kinds of products.
Flesh sells. People don’t want to see pictures of churches. They want to see naked bodies.
Until you get left for Mr. Bean, you don’t realise how frequently he pops up. There’s a shop two streets from my house that sells masks of his face. There’s nowhere where I’m going to go that he’s not there.
I’m not boring. I used to be the guy that sells the most pay-per-view before Conor McGregor, so I don’t think I’m boring. If I would be boring people would not buy my pay-per-view.
Any man who does not accept the conditions of life sells his soul.
Does Hollywood do movies about terrorism? Yeah. And why do they do that? Because it sells.
Faran Tahir
It used to be that you had to do a certain number of episodes to hit syndication in order to try to keep a show on, because it’s important to the network because it sells good commercial time. That’s really not how HBO does things.
He who sells what isn’t his’n, Must buy it back or go to prison.
Daniel Drew
A lot of people in Nashville think that the best song is the catchiest or the one that sells the most copies. They’re editing songs in a way that make them seem more consumable, I guess. I’m trying to edit them in a way that makes them more honest.
Honest always sells. Always has, always will.
Ryan Tedder
No one sells a song better than the person that wrote it.