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English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950+1
As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for socialism is its adherents.
Irvin S. Cobb
American author, humorist, editor and columnist 1876-19440
An epitaph is a belated advertisement for a line of goods that has been discontinued.
Giving feels good, but it's also good for the bottom line. Charity is a viable growth strategy for a lot of companies. Our customers get excited to be a part of what we're doing. If you ask anyone wearing Toms how they first heard about us, most won't mention an advertisement; they'll say a friend told them our story.
I felt exactly like the man in the advertisement who has not devoted fifteen minutes a day to the study of the classics. If only (I thought) I had devoted fifteen minutes a day to the cultivation of the aesthetic attitude! I could bound Afghanistan.Source: Contemporary Reminiscences in Arts & Decoration, Vol. 26 (1927)
English writer 1709-17840
Promise, large promise, is the soul of an advertisement.
British painter and author 1882-19570
The art of advertisement, after the American manner, has introduced into all our life such a lavish use of superlatives, that no standard of value whatever is intact.
French stage actress0
The monster of advertisement... is a sort of octopus with innumerable tentacles. It throws out to right and left, in front and behind, its clammy arms, and gathers in, through its thousand little suckers, all the gossip and slander and praise afloat, to spit out again at the public.
English art critic 1819-19000
You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement.