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David Ogilvy Quotes

Quotes by David Ogilvy - (10 quotes)

David Ogilvy - From the Aging category:

The secret of long life is double careers. One to about age sixty, then another for the next thirty years. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Ambition category:

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ball park. Aim for the company of immortals. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Commerce category:

A good advertisement is one which sells the product without drawing attention to itself. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Drunkenness category:

Many people - and I think I am one of them - are more productive when they've had a little to drink. I find if I drink two or three brandies, I'm far better able to write. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Eccentricity category:

Develop your eccentricities while you are young. That way, when you get old, people won't think you're going gaga. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Excellence category:

The pursuit of excellence is less profitable than the pursuit of bigness, but it can be more satisfying. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Ideas category:

The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Innovation category:

In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative original thinker unless you can also sell what you create. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Recognition category:

First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius. Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them to go get on with it. (David Ogilvy)

David Ogilvy - From the Tyranny category:

The majority of business men are not capable of an original thought, simply because they cannot escape the tyranny of reason. (David Ogilvy)