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Advertising Quotes


These are some of the best 'Advertising' quotations and sayings.

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A good basic selling idea, involvement and relevancy, of course, are as important as ever, but in the advertising din of today, unless you make yourself noticed and believed, you ain't got nothin'.

A lot of kids do not know my club exists yet. I did not do any big advertising, and that's what I might do in the next two or three weeks, put something in the paper.

A magazine is simply a device to induce people to read advertising.

A man who stops advertising to save money, is like a man who stops the clock to save time.

A viewer who skips the advertising is the moral equivalent of a shoplifter.

Ads are the cave art of the twentieth century.

Advertisements... contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper.

Advertisers also know that humor can help bond us to their product.

Advertising - a judicious mixture of flattery and threats.

Advertising as the printed form of selling would seem... ultimately to be justified in so far as it serves as a means of increasing legitimate human wants, as an agency of fair and economic competition in the distribution of goods, and as a stimulant to social progress.

Advertising degrades the people it appeals to; it deprives them of their will to choose.

Advertising doesn't create a product advantage. It can only convey it.

Advertising generally works to reinforce consumer trends rather than to initiate them.

Advertising has done more to cause the social unrest of the 20th century than any other single factor.

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.

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.

Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless.

Advertising is an environmental striptease for a world of abundance.

Advertising is fundamentally persuasion and persuasion happens to be not a science, but an art.

Advertising is just a symptom, a tactic. Marketing is about far more than that.


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