Quotations About Advertising

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With no ads, who would pay for the media? The good fairy?
Samuel Thurm


The trouble with us in America isn't that the poetry of life has turned to prose, but that it has turned to advertising copy.
Louis Kronenberger


Doing business without advertising is like winking at a girl in the dark. You know what you are doing, but nobody else does.
Steuart Henderson Britt


Don't tell my mother I work in an advertising agency - she thinks I play piano in a whorehouse.
Jacques Seguela


What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
Vilhjalmur Stefansson


Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.
Samuel Johnson


Advertisers constantly invent cures to which there is no disease.
Unknown


When a man throws an empty cigarette package from an automobile, he is liable to a fine of $50. When a man throws a billboard across a view, he is richly rewarded.
Pat Brown


Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
Stephen Butler Leacock


Never write an advertisement which you wouldn't want your family to read. You wouldn't tell lies to your own wife. Don't tell them to mine.
David Ogilvy