44 Best Quotes about Advertising

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Trends in circulation and advertising - the rise of the Internet, which has made the daily newspaper look slow and unresponsive; the advent of Craigslist, which is wiping out classified advertising-have created a palpable sense of doom. - Eric Alterman, Writer

Extension work is not exhortation. Nor is it exploitation of the people, or advertising of an institution, or publicity work for securing students. It is a plain, earnest, and continuous effort to meet the needs of the people on their own farms and in the localities. - Liberty Hyde Bailey, Scientist

Work Quotes, Effort Quotes

Driving up the value of the advertising is a big commitment for Microsoft. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Commitment Quotes

Mass demand has been created almost entirely through the development of advertising. - Calvin Coolidge, President


The online musical universe has become Balkanized, with many sites focusing on minute niches. That works well for reaching very specific demographics, which is wonderful for advertising, but it flies in the face of the common wisdom that people's tastes have become more diverse as music of any description has become a mouse-click away. - Michael Azerrad, Author

Wisdom Quotes, Work Quotes, Wonder Quotes, Music Quotes

Advertising men and politicians are dangerous if they are separated. Together they are diabolical. - Phillip Adams, Writer

Anger Quotes, Men Quotes

In other words, if you - the cost of promoting movies, the advertising and promotion of a movie, the budget is almost as large as the cost of the movie. - Richard Attenborough, Actor

You go on Facebook, you buy social advertising. And you can very cost-effectively target people who are in the market for your product from all over the world. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

The record labels used to spend money on advertising, and social media has replaced that entirely - it's putting magazines out of business. It's put big companies into completely reinventing their strategies. - Steve Aoki , Musician

Business Quotes, Money Quotes

Advertising is the very essence of democracy. - Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Philosopher

Democracy Quotes

During the 1960s, the Shanghai of my childhood seemed a portent of the media cities of the future, dominated by advertising and mass circulation newspapers and swept by unpredictable violence. - J. G. Ballard

Future Quotes, Violence Quotes

Advertising is the art of convincing people to spend money they don't have for something they don't need. - Will Rogers, Actor

Art Quotes, Money Quotes

When you invest in high-quality brands, it pays off with high-quality audiences and, ultimately, high-quality advertising rates. - Jim Bankoff, Businessman

I know that campaigns can seem small, and even silly. Trivial things become big distractions. Serious issues become sound bites. And the truth gets buried under an avalanche of money and advertising. If you're sick of hearing me approve this message, believe me - so am I. - Barack Obama, American President

Action Quotes, Truth Quotes, Money Quotes

It takes more than capital to swing business. You've got to have the A. I. D. degree to get by - Advertising, Initiative, and Dynamics. - Isaac Asimov, Scientist

Business Quotes

My dream was to have my own advertising agency by the time I was 30, and that was before I got into movies. - John G. Avildsen, Director

Time Quotes

I won't do advertising if they bring a layout and say, 'This is what we want to do,' because anybody can do that; it's not interesting. They've got digital and the computer; it's not taking pictures, it's not magic - it's a picture done by committee. - David Bailey, Photographer

If advertisers spent the same amount of money on improving their products as they do on advertising then they wouldn't have to advertise them. - Will Rogers, Actor

Money Quotes

Advertising is the principal reason why the business man has come to inherit the earth. - James Randolph Adams, -

Business Quotes

Great designers seldom make great advertising men, because they get overcome by the beauty of the picture - and forget that merchandise must be sold. - James Randolph Adams, -

Great Quotes, Beauty Quotes, Men Quotes

If advertising had a little more respect for the public, the public would have a lot more respect for advertising. - James Randolph Adams, -

Respect Quotes

Millions of dollars' worth of advertising shows such little respect for the reader's intelligence that it amounts almost to outright insult. - James Randolph Adams, -

Intelligence Quotes, Respect Quotes, Worth Quotes

The most common trouble with advertising is that it tries too hard to impress people. - James Randolph Adams, -

Trouble Quotes

Let advertisers spend the same amount of money improving their product that they do on advertising and they wouldn't have to advertise it. - Will Rogers, Actor

Money Quotes

There are always protests, whether you do something good or bad. Even if you do something beneficial, people say you do it because it's advertising. - Giorgio Armani , Designer

Trends in circulation and advertising - the rise of the Internet, which has made the daily newspaper look slow and unresponsive; the advent of Craigslist, which is wiping out classified advertising-have created a palpable sense of doom. - Eric Alterman, Writer

Kindle Singles is publishing on skates. It prints like lightning; our book meets readers in hours. I've spent so many years waiting for publishers to consider whether they wanted to print a book of mine, making contracts, taking months to fit it into the Fall list or the Spring list, fitting it into an advertising plan. - Richard Bach, Novelist

Spring Quotes

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 , Author

Selling Quotes

An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission. - Fred Allen , Comedian

Confusion Quotes

There are rules in advertising, and those rules are self-imposed by the client companies because they don't want their products to be seen as dishonest. - Paul Arden , Author

We are all advertising, all of the time. If you want to sell your car, what do you do? You clean and polish it and make it the best you can. Some people bake bread when they are trying to sell their house because the smell adds a friendly feeling. Even the priest, with all his or her fervour, is advertising God. Everybody is selling. - Paul Arden , Author

God Quotes, Selling Quotes, Time Quotes, Feeling Quotes

I am so spoiled. I cannot watch a show where it gets interrupted for ads. I have to TiVo it and skip through the ads, because the culture of advertising is so false and phony that I just... ugh, you know? - Alan Ball, American Director

The printed newspaper is a powerful showcase for news, opinion and advertising. - Jill Abramson, Editor

Opinion Quotes, Power Quotes

I saw a subliminal advertising executive, but only for a second. - Steven Wright , Comedian

The advertising world had space men in it before spacemen existed. - Fred Allen , Comedian

Men Quotes

The vice-president of an advertising agency is a bit of executive fungus that forms on a desk that has been exposed to conference. - Fred Allen , Comedian

Vice Quotes

Obama was 200 percent advertising. I promote myself to sell my brands. Because now I am a kind of celeb. I am in a different world than the fashion industry. I am with Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson, Madonna. I build me as a celebrity. - Christian Audigier, Designer

Many a small thing has been made large by the right kind of advertising. - Mark Twain

The future of advertising is the Internet. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Future Quotes

Just advertising departments with legs and high heels. - Richard Avedon, Photographer

And it's interesting, when you look at the predictions made during the peak of the boom in the 1990s, about e-commerce, or internet traffic, or broadband adoption, or internet advertising, they were all right - they were just wrong in time. - Chris Anderson, Businessman

Time Quotes

A tremendous amount of the entrepreneurial initiative, if you want to call it that, comes from the dynamic state sector on which most of the economy relies to socialize costs and risks and privatize eventual profit. And that's achieved by, if you like, advertising. - Noam Chomsky

Economy Quotes, Profit Quotes, Risk Quotes

Advertising is the life of trade. - Calvin Coolidge, President

Life Quotes

Advertising ministers to the spiritual side of trade. It is great power that has been entrusted to your keeping which charges you with the high responsibility of inspiring and ennobling the commercial world. It is all part of the greater work of the regeneration and redemption of mankind. - Calvin Coolidge, President

Great Quotes, Inspirational Quotes, Responsibility Quotes, Spiritual Quotes, Trust Quotes, Work Quotes, Power Quotes

You can say on one hand the market is crazy but it's not 1999. People have had their medicine from overexuberance. I find it really interesting that those two businesses, Yahoo! and Google, which are justonline advertising businesses, are valued at more than the media behemoths in America - James Packer

Business Quotes