Quotes: advertising

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  • Billy Crudup
    Billy Crudup
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    The truth is I don't think actors should have to do anything but come in and act. I feel the film companies should pay for proper advertising to see that the movie will sell instead of putting it on our backs.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
    Bill Cosby
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    The very first law in advertising is to avoid the concrete promise and cultivate the delightfully vague.
  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
    Booker T. Washington
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    There is another class of colored people who make a business of keeping the troubles, the wrongs, and the hardships of the Negro race before the public. Having learned that they are able to make a living out of their troubles, they have grown into the settled habit of advertising their wrongs-partly because they want sympathy and partly because it pays. Some of these people do not want the Negro to lose his grievances, because they do not want to lose their jobs.
    Source: My Larger Education: Being Chapters from My Experience (1911)
  • Bill Kurtis
    Bill Kurtis
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    Think of it: television producers joining with newspapers to tell stories. It's journalism of the future. Advertising will follow the crowd - the 'crowd' being viewers and readers, of course, which could bring revenue back into journalism.
  • Barbara Tuchman
    Barbara Tuchman
    American historian 1912-1989
    Barbara Tuchman
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    To ensure that no one gained an advantage over anyone else, commercial law [in the 14th century] prohibited innovation in tools or techniques, underselling below a fixed price, working late by artificial light, employing extra apprentices or wife and underage children, and advertising of wares or praising them to the detriment of others.
  • We grew up founding our dreams on the infinite promise of American advertising. I still believe that one can learn to play the piano by mail and that mud will give you a perfect complexion.
  • Brad Stone
    Brad Stone
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    We see Google experimenting in so many places outside of its core search and advertising business, whether that's bringing broadband Internet to the world or funding an entirely separate company to pursue solutions to disease and mortality. Amazon's one of the few other companies that thinks as big as Google does.
  • David Ogilvy
    David Ogilvy
    American businessman, Advertising Expert 1911-
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    What you say in advertising is more important than how you say it.
  • Ann Macbeth
    Ann Macbeth
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    You have always had individual directors who begin in the advertising or commercial world, but they are probably exceptions rather than the traditional pattern.
  • William Allen White
    William Allen White
    American editor, writer 1868-1944
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    Advertising is the genie which is transforming America into a place of comfort, luxury and ease for millions.
  • In our factory, we make lipstick. In our advertising, we sell hope.