"I feel the film companies should pay for proper advertising to see that the movie will sell, instead of putting it on our backs."
- Billy Crudup
"If you want quality service, you have to pay for it. You don't buy into waste. I have great misgivings about the amount of advertising that we see in the health care field, some by hospitals, a lot by drug companies."
- David Obey
"Creativity is an advertising agency's most valuable asset, because it is the rarest."
- Jef I. Richards
"Display advertising and the movies, though they may dull the wits, certainly stimulate the eyes."
- John Dos Passos
"I regard a great ad as the most beautiful thing in the world."
- Leo Burnett
"Today it is not the classroom nor the classics which are the repositories of models of eloquence, but the ad agencies."
- Marshall McLuhan
"People ask 'How does doing a film compare to doing an ad?' Well, when you're doing a commercial you don't have to sell tickets. You have a captured audience. Which is actually completely rare and great; it gives you a lot of freedom. When you make a film, you have to do advertisements for the film."
- Mike Mills
"Corporations don't advertise products particularly - they're advertising a way of life, a way of thinking, a story of who we are as people and how we got here and what's the source of our so-called liberty and so-called freedom."
- Richard Grossman
"Whether it's acting, directing or writing, I want to be involved in the film industry for the rest of my life."
- Tom Felton
"One Ad is worth more to a paper than forty Editorials."
- Will Rogers