Here are a few book marketing tips I’ve shared via Facebook recently. These tips from some very smart people apply to life as well as to marketing and selling books.
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline. — Harvey Mackay, businessman and author
Within you now is the power to do things you never dreamed possible. This power becomes available to you just as soon as you change your beliefs. — Maxwell Maltz, author
If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people. — Chinese proverb / Or read books!
Words matter. And when they’re written and not just spoken, they last forever. — Oprah Winfrey, cable network founder
Education is the elixir for all problems. Every problem Jada and I have ever had, we found the answer in a book. — Will Smith, actor and rapper / Books rock!
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. — T. S. Eliot, poet
If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything. — Marilyn Monroe, actress
I have to tell you a secret that will see you through all the trials that life can offer: Have courage and be kind. — Cinderella’s mother
Life’s like a movie. Write your own ending. Keep believing. — Jim Henson, puppeteer
Ask yourself: Have you been kind today? Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world. — Annie Lennox, singer