We read advertisements... to discover and enlarge our desires. We are always ready - even eager - to discover, from the announcement of a new product, what we have all along wanted without really knowing it.
Quote by Daniel J Boorstin
Celebrity-worship and hero-worship should not be confused. Yet we confuse them every day, and by...
I've learned any fool can write a bad ad, but it takes a real genius...
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
As you make your bed, so you must lie in it.
The world of crime is a last refuge of the authentic, uncorrupted, spontaneous event.
Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.
Human models are more vivid and more persuasive than explicit moral commands.
Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It...
The celebrity is a person who is known for his well-knownness.
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...
A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you...
As individuals and as a nation, we now suffer from social narcissism. The beloved Echo...
A sign of celebrity is that his name is often worth more than his services.
Reading is like the sex act - done privately, and often in bed.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers.
I write to discover what I think. After all, the bars aren't open that early.
We need not be theologians to see that we have shifted responsibility for making the...
The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience....
A best-seller was a book which somehow sold well because it was selling well.