I always told Hitch that it would have been better to put seats around the set and sell tickets.
We would rather starve than sell our national honor.
The more facts you tell, the more you sell.
An advertisement's chance for success invariably increases as the number of pertinent merchandise facts included in the ad increases.
Of all the nations in the world, the United States was built in nobody's image.
It was the land of the unexpected, of unbounded hope, of ideals, of quest for an unknown perfection. It is all the more unfitting that we should offer ourselves in images. And all the more fitting that the images which we make wittingly or unwittingly to sell America to the world should come back to haunt and curse us.
In the factory we make cosmetics; in the store we sell hope.
Don't try to buy at the bottom and sell at the top. It can't be done except by liars.
If I shall sell both my forenoons and afternoons to society, as most appear to do, I'm sure that, for me, there would be nothing left worth living for.
How can you buy or sell the sky, the warmth of the land? The idea is strange to us. If we do not own the freshness of the air and the sparkle of the water, how can you buy them? Every part of the earth is sacred to my people.
Good to sell knowledge for labor, honor for risk.
Sell cheap and tell the truth.
And much as Wine has played the Infidel, And robbed me of my Robe of Honor Well, I often wonder what the Vintners buy One half so precious as the stuff they sell.
I'm trying to sell every audience something; that something is me.
I love it when people say things to me in public and want to meet me, because I want to meet them! Early on, my manager told me, 'If you want to sell 500,000 records, then go out there and meet 500,000 people.'
You have to create your own stuff. It's really exciting to create something, sell it, and feel like I'm not just a pawn waiting to be cast.
Basically, you're selling a world as an actor, right? I mean it's like any sales person: if you believe in your product, you know your product, you sell it a lot better.
In the Mac vs. PC ads, Apple bills itself as the antidote to Microsoft. To love Apple wasn't to sell out. It was to buy in. Most people use PCs, but Apple has the mindshare.
You sell a screenplay like you sell a car. If someone drives it off a cliff, that's it.