Top 10 advertising quotes

What are the TOP 10 quotes about advertising?

Advertising is a racket...its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

History will see advertising as one of the real evil things of our time. It is stimulating people constantly to want things, want this, want that.

Malcolm Muggeridge, journalist

Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise.

Laurence J. Peter, writer

However far your travels take you, you will never find the girl who smiles out at you from the travel brochure.


How big can we get before we get bad?

Jay Chiat, businessman

Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery of vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds.

Dorothy L. Sayers, author

You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertisements.

Norman Douglas, writer

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

Stephen Leacock, economist

Make it simple. Make it memorable. Make it inviting to look at. Make it fun to read.

Leo Burnett, businessman

Now that I'm a client, I understand what a jerk I was.

Jay Chiat, businessman

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