"The business of the advertiser is to see that we go about our business with some magic spell or tune or slogan throbbing quietly in the background of our minds."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Marshall McLuhan on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Marshall McLuhan on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Marshall McLuhan on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Marshall McLuhan on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Marshall McLuhan on Abraham Lincoln
"As technology advances, it reverses the characteristics of every situation again and again. The age of automation is going to be the age of 'do it yourself.'"
"Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part, the result of trying to do today's job with yesterday's tools and yesterday's concepts."
"If the nineteenth century was the age of the editorial chair, ours is the century of the psychiatrist's couch."
"American youth attributes much more importance to arriving at driver's license age than at voting age."
"In this electronic age we see ourselves being translated more and more into the form of information, moving toward the technological extension of consciousness."