Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors. Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness.
I have a theory that if you’ve got the kind of parents who want to send you to boarding school, you’re probably better off at boarding school.
Obsolescence never meant the end of anything, it’s just the beginning.
Today it is not the classroom nor the classics which are the repositories of models of eloquence, but the ad agencies.
Advertising is an environmental striptease for a world of abundance.
In my case, the long gaps between my books have got quite a lot to do with lack of confidence. A lot of the time when I’m not writing I start thinking I can’t do it.
I wouldn’t have seen it if I hadn’t believed it.
The interesting thing is that you don’t often meet a poet who doesn’t have a sense of humour, and some of them do keep it out of their poems because they’re afraid of being seen as light versifiers.
It is the framework which changes with each new technology and not just the picture within the frame.
Societies have always been shaped more by the nature of the media by which men communicate than by the content of the communication.