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Many a small thing has been made large by the right kind of advertising.
Advertising is the art of convincing people to spend money they don't have for something they don't need.
Let advertisers spend the same amount of money improving their product that they do on advertising and they wouldn't have to advertise it.
Young people are threatened... by the evil use of advertising techniques that stimulate the natural inclination to avoid hard work by promising the immediate satisfaction of every desire.
Pope John Paul II
I know that campaigns can seem small, and even silly. Trivial things become big distractions. Serious issues become sound bites. And the truth gets buried under an avalanche of money and advertising. If you're sick of hearing me approve this message, believe me - so am I.
I saw a subliminal advertising executive, but only for a second.
Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.
If advertisers spent the same amount of money on improving their products as they do on advertising then they wouldn't have to advertise them.
Advertising treats all products with the reverence and the seriousness due to sacraments.
Mass demand has been created almost entirely through the development of advertising.
It takes more than capital to swing business. You've got to have the A. I. D. degree to get by - Advertising, Initiative, and Dynamics.
I started selling out comedy clubs before I got to town with no advertising. I was selling out theaters just on the rumor that I was going to be there.
Advertising is the very essence of democracy.
Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Advertising is legalized lying.
H. G. Wells
An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission.
Creative without strategy is called 'art.' Creative with strategy is called 'advertising.'
Jef I. Richards
Advertising is the life of trade.
I had been keeping an off eye on the advertising field, thinking I might become an idea man and a copywriter.
Advertising ministers to the spiritual side of trade. It is great power that has been entrusted to your keeping which charges you with the high responsibility of inspiring and ennobling the commercial world. It is all part of the greater work of the regeneration and redemption of mankind.
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear the better.
Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century.
The philosophy behind much advertising is based on the old observation that every man is really two men - the man he is and the man he wants to be.
Advertising is fundamentally persuasion and persuasion happens to be not a science, but an art.
Advertising is salesmanship mass produced. No one would bother to use advertising if he could talk to all his prospects face-to-face. But he can't.
It used to be that a fellow went on the police force when everything else failed, but today he goes in the advertising game.
It is the advertiser who provides the paper for the subscriber. It is not to be disputed, that the publisher of a newspaper in this country, without a very exhaustive advertising support, would receive less reward for his labor than the humblest mechanic.
Advertising is a business of words, but advertising agencies are infested with men and women who cannot write. They cannot write advertisements, and they cannot write plans. They are helpless as deaf mutes on the stage of the Metropolitan Opera.
News is what somebody somewhere wants to suppress; all the rest is advertising.
Expensive advertising courts us with hints and images. The ordinary kind merely says, Buy.
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