"I've always been scared of advertising folk. I've met them at parties and I've been to their offices and I've always found them intimidatingly cool. At one company I visited, they held their meetings in a caravan that had somehow been installed in the place, a rather more exotic place to gather than the typical BBC glass box."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Evan Davis on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Evan Davis on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Evan Davis on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Evan Davis on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Evan Davis on Bill Gates
"It's amazing, if you know what you want to say, how fast it is to write."
"In principle, there are only three main components of spending that much matter to monetary policy: consumer spending, business investment and exports and trade."
"Someday we'll look back on this moment and plow into a parked car."
"But beginners to the World Economics Forum have to understand there is no single Davos experience, and there is no single Davos community either. There are numerous tribes who interact only at a minimal level."
"We all know that Americans love their statistics - in sport, obviously. And in finance too."