I've learned any fool can write a bad ad, but it takes a real genius to keep his hands off a good one.
Quote by Daniel J Boorstin
Daniel J Boorstin Quotes
Reading is like the sex act - done privately, and often in bed.
There was a time when the reader of an unexciting newspaper would remark, 'How dull...
The force of the advertising word and image dwarfs the power of other literature in...
Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.
We suffer primarily not from our vices or our weaknesses, but from our illusions. We...
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers.
An image is not simply a trademark, a design, a slogan or an easily remembered...
The greatest obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the oceans...
As you make your bed, so you must lie in it.
Nothing is really real unless it happens on television.
Human models are more vivid and more persuasive than explicit moral commands.
I write to discover what I think. After all, the bars aren't open that early.
Celebrity-worship and hero-worship should not be confused. Yet we confuse them every day, and by...
A best-seller was a book which somehow sold well because it was selling well.
Technology is so much fun but we can drown in our technology. The fog of...
Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.
The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
As individuals and as a nation, we now suffer from social narcissism. The beloved Echo...
A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you...
The most important American addition to the World Experience was the simple surprising fact of...