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Total Quotes : 47
Artist Feel

'Brand-Dropping' is the term that the Kluger Agency coined to describe discreetly advertising by product mentioning in song, and we feel we can make this the way of the future without jeopardizing any artist's creative outlet or typical style.

- Adam Kluger

Tell About

I began to learn about the camera and the actors. That gave me a lot of the skills. At the same time, advertising gives you a lot of vices, for example, an obsession for a superficial look, but at the same time, it gives you the capacity to synthesize the story - tell a story in one minute.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Your Least

Art work is inconclusive. It opens your mind up. At least, that's what I hope it does. And advertising, using exactly the same photograph, closes things down. It makes it conclusive. It sells a product, and that is its primary function.

- Alison Jackson

Father Did

My father did advertising photography.

- Andreas Gursky

Essence Very

Advertising is the very essence of democracy.

- Anton Chekhov

Best Times

Advertising is a nebulous beast at the best of times.

- Antony Johnston

Eager 1960s

When the vast baby-boom generation exploded into adolescence in the 1960s, marketers exulted. Advertising consultants, always eager to coin a phrase, began happily explaining to corporations the difference between 'teenyboppers' and 'counterculture consumers.'

- Charles Duhigg

I Think Very

I don't want to kill ads. I think advertising is great, and I'm very aware that there's multiple revenue streams in television, subscription and advertising. But I also don't want to put my head in the sand, and I think the world is changing.

- Charlie Ergen

Kinds Rumor

'Flappy Bird' was one of those phenomena. If we could all build one now, we would. Probably a bunch of us are trying. Those kinds of games are interesting. Rumor has it he was making $50,000 a day just from advertising, which is great, especially given the cost of living in Vietnam.

- Chris DeWolfe

Doing About

When I give talks like the one I'm going to give at the Changing Advertising Summit, one of the points I often make to the audience is that I'm not one of those speakers who stands in front of the audience and pontificates - everything I talk about I'm actually doing myself. I'm living it.

- Cindy Gallop

Commercial TV

Client companies and advertising agencies are old-world-order places. The systems and processes and structures come from a time when you shot the TV commercial, then you did the print ads, then you did everything else - including the website. Everything has changed, but the systems haven't.

- Cindy Gallop

Only Things

Advertising is only evil when it advertises evil things.

- David Ogilvy

Other Been

Can advertising foist an inferior product on the consumer? Bitter experience has taught me that it cannot. On those rare occasions when I have advertised products which consumer tests have found inferior to other products in the same field, the results have been disastrous.

- David Ogilvy

Steal Another

If you ever have the good fortune to create a great advertising campaign, you will soon see another agency steal it. This is irritating, but don't let it worry you; nobody has ever built a brand by imitating somebody else's advertising.

- David Ogilvy

Your Rid

I decided to go to school for advertising and graphic design. That was what I was gonna do but acting is that thing, it's like a splinter in your mind and you can't get rid of it. So I decided to move to L.A. a few years ago and it just snowballed into this thing called 'The Hunger Games.'

- Dayo Okeniyi

Book British

'Powers of Persuasion: The Story of British Advertising' by Winston Fletcher - the impression you get from reading this book, which covers post-war advertising until the present, is of a chaotic, self-serving, occasionally brilliant but ultimately shallow business.

- Justin Cartwright

Legal Lying

Advertising is legalized lying.

- H. G. Wells


The future of advertising is the Internet.

- Bill Gates

Records Bands

This hype word bothers me though It always sounds like an accusation, what does it mean, advertising, column inches in the press? Bands themselves are never really responsible for all of that. That is something that happens to you when you sell millions of records.

- Holly Johnson

Business Will

I long for the day when advertising will become a business for a grown man.

- Howard Gossage

Life Trade

Advertising is the life of trade.

- Calvin Coolidge

Art Strategy

Creative without strategy is called 'art.' Creative with strategy is called 'advertising.'

- Jef I. Richards

Wonder Bread

Advertising is the 'wonder' in Wonder Bread.

- Jef I. Richards

Bad Some

There's so much truly putrid advertising out there it's embarrassing. But not all advertising is bad. Some of it is really quite mediocre.

- Jef I. Richards

Software Apple

Google did a great job hacking the Web to create search - and then monetizing search with advertising. And Apple did a great job humanizing hardware and software so that formerly daunting computers and applications could become consumer-friendly devices - even a lifestyle brand.

- Douglas Rushkoff

Challenges Got

One of the challenges of buying local advertising is, how do you know if it worked? How do you know if it's got value? We're moving toward an e-commerce experience for local, an Amazon-like experience for local.

- Jeremy Stoppelman

Ryan Named

I came into the advertising business in 1952, at the age of sixteen, as a delivery boy for a stuffy, old-line advertising agency named Ruthruff and Ryan, which could have served as the setting for the 'Mad Men' television series without moving a desk.

- Jerry Della Femina

Book Officer

I have earned wages as a waitress, a nanny, a librarian, a personnel officer, an agricultural laborer, an advertising secretary, a typesetter, a proofreader, a mental-health-care provider, a substitute teacher, and a book reviewer. In and around the edges of all those jobs I have written poems, stories, and books, books, books.

- Karen Hesse

Secure Our

We are not advertising ourselves as a secure platform. It's a communication platform. It's not our job to police the world or Snapchat of jerks.

- Evan Spiegel

See Go

Advertising is what you do when you can't go see somebody. That's all it is.

- Fairfax Cone

Mom Commercial

My mom was a single mother, raising my sister and me. My mom has an incredible talent for living in the world without traditional structure, and her friend, who was in advertising, put me in a commercial when I was five. It was just to make money.

- Gaby Hoffmann

Boss Learned

I have learned that trying to guess what the boss or the client wants is the most debilitating of all influences in the creation of good advertising.

- Leo Burnett

Pretty Very

Anyone who thinks that people can be fooled or pushed around has an inaccurate and pretty low estimate of people - and he won't do very well in advertising.

- Leo Burnett

Product Itself

Great advertising, in and of itself, becomes a benefit of the product.

- George Lois

Believe Knight

I'm Phil Knight, and I don't believe in advertising.

- Phil Knight

Very I Write

I don't read my books, I write them. Once I've finished the many years it usually takes me to write them, I can't bear to read them, because I've spent too long with them already. I'm not advertising them very well, am I?

- Salman Rushdie


I started off in journalism 16 years ago in Stockholm, and I wrote for a few different publications for many years. I've also worked in advertising as a copywriter and creative director, but I changed it for architecture at 25 years old.

- Magnus Larsson

Last Them

Advertising is, of course, important because advertise is the final design. It's the last layer that speaks to the customer, that tells them what you have.

- Tom Ford

Run Contest

Ninety-five percent of the time when I run a contest I've purchased the giveaway prizes with advertising money.

- Ree Drummond

Use Painted

By making pictures, you learn the many different properties of photography. I use those properties differently than, say, an advertising agency would, but we're both operating in the same reality. A face painted by Picasso occupies the same reality as a portrait by Stieglitz.

- Sigmar Polke

Sources Our

The truth is that our way of celebrating the Christmas season does spring from myriad cultures and sources, from St. Nicholas to Coca-Cola advertising campaigns.

- Richard Roeper

Cake Always

We have always said that advertising is just the icing on the cake. It is not the cake.

- Meg Whitman

Want Always

Advertising gets such a bashing from the world. At parties you are always asked, 'Aren't you just selling people things they don't want?'

- Paul Arden


I went into journalism to do journalism, not advertising.

- Michael Hastings

Will Video

Video will drive the share-shift in advertising.

- Ross Levinsohn

May Leads

Sales may lead to advertising as much as advertising leads to sales.

- Michael Schudson

Hate Contrary

Contrary to popular belief, Americans don't hate advertising.

- Roy H. Williams