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Advertising is legalized lying.
~ H. G. Wells | (British-born american Author. ) | 1866-1946 | Advertising
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Advertising is the greatest art form of the twentieth century.
~ Marshall Mcluhan | ( Canadian communications theorist and educator. ) | 1911-1980 | Advertising
quotes Division : Educators   
     
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear the better.
~ George Santayana | ( American philosopher and poet. ) | 1863-1952 | Advertising
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission.
~ Fred A. Allen | (American comedian. ) | 1894-1956 | Advertising
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise.
~ Laurence J. Peter | ( Canadian teacher and writer. ) | 1919-1990 | Advertising
quotes Division : Educators   
     
I have discovered the most exciting, the most arduous literary form of all, the most difficult to master, the most pregnant in curious possibilities. I mean the advertisement. It is far easier to write ten passably effective Sonnets, good enough to take in the not too inquiring critic, than one effective advertisement that will take in a few thousand of the uncritical buying public.
~ Aldous Huxley | ( British author. ) | 1894-1963 | Advertising
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors. Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness.
~ Marshall Mcluhan | ( Canadian communications theorist and educator. ) | 1911-1980 | Advertising
quotes Division : Educators   
     
It is pretty obvious that the debasement of the human mind caused by a constant flow of fraudulent advertising is no trivial thing. There is more than one way to conquer a country.
~ Raymond Chandler | ( U.S. writer of detective fiction. ) | 1888-1959 | Advertising
quotes Division : Crime Writers   
     
One ad is worth more to a paper than forty editorials.
~ Will Rogers | ( American humorist and actor. ) | 1879-1935 | Advertising
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.
~ Samuel Johnson | ( British author. ) | 1709-1784 | Advertising
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Several years before birth, advertise for a couple of parents belonging to long-lived families.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes | ( American author and poet. ) | 1809-1894 | Advertising
quotes Division : American poets   
     
The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well the product or service fits him and sells itself.
~ Peter F. Drucker | ( American writer and management consultant. ) | 1909-2005 | Advertising
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
The modern little red riding hood, reared on singing commercials, has no objections to being eaten by the wolf.
~ Marshall Mcluhan | ( Canadian communications theorist and educator. ) | 1911-1980 | Advertising
quotes Division : Educators   
     
The trade of advertising is now so near perfection that it is not easy to propose any improvement. But as every art ought to be exercised in due subordination to the public good, I cannot but propose it as a moral question to these masters of the public ear, whether they do not sometimes play too wantonly with our passions.
~ Samuel Johnson | ( British author. ) | 1709-1784 | Advertising
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers