"The advertisers who believe in the selling power of jingles have never had to sell anything."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."David Ogilvy on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."David Ogilvy on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."David Ogilvy on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."David Ogilvy on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."David Ogilvy on Booker T. Washington
"The secret of long life is double careers. One to about age sixty, then another for the next thirty years."
"I do not regard advertising as entertainment or an art form, but as a medium of information."
"The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible."
"Our business is infested with idiots who try to impress by using pretentious jargon."
"The consumer isn't a moron she is your wife."