Seth Godin Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old seth godin quotes, seth godin sayings, and seth godin proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Organizations that destroy the status quo win. Whatever the status quo is, changing it gives you the opportunity to be remarkable.     

Seth Godin

The status quo is persistent and resistant. It exists because everyone wants it to. Everyone believes that what they've got is probably better than the risk and fear that come with change.     

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The industrial age brought compliance and compliance brought fear and fear brought us mediocrity.      

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Those that spend the most effort in search of shortcuts are often the most disappointed and the least successful.     

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Low price is a great way to sell a commodity. That's not marketing though, that's efficiency.     

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Competence is no longer a scarce commodity.     

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There’s a huge difference between being childlike and being childish. When we embrace joy and look at the world with fresh eyes we’re being childlike. When we demand instant gratification and a guarantee that everything will be ok, we’re only being childish.     

Seth Godin

The time to look for a new job is when you don't need one. The time to switch jobs is before it feels comfortable.     

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Communication is the transfer of emotion.     

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Reject the tyranny of being picked. Pick yourself.     

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Art changes posture and posture changes innocent bystanders.     

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My best advice: win little battles. Get in the habit of winning, of shipping, of having customers that can't live without you. Once you've demonstrated you know how to do the art, then go after the windmills.     

Seth Godin