All television is educational television. The question is: what is it teaching?

— Nicholas Johnson

The most famous Nicholas Johnson quotes that are proven to give you inner joy

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


It used to be that people needed products to survive. Now products need people to survive.


The problem is not that you can buy a congressman for $10000 but that you can buy a Washington lawyer for $100000.