quotations
Search
   HOME | AUTHOR INDEX | SUBJECT INDEX | LINKS | USE OUR QUOTATIONS | CONTRIBUTE QUOTES | FORUM
Quotation of the day
Monday, 20 November 2017
Daily Quote:
"Painless poverty is better than embittered wealth." (Proverb, Greek - Poverty and The Poor)

rss 2.0

Subscribe
Unsubscribe
Send the Quote of the Day to a friend
Proverb of the Day
After a storm comes a calm.

Click here to see/listen to the equivalent proverb in:


Browse Quotations by Mcluhan, Marshall

 
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. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Advertising)
Send to friend | View
 
Advertising is the greatest art form of the twentieth century. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Advertising)
Send to friend | View
 
The modern little red riding hood, reared on singing commercials, has no objections to being eaten by the wolf. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Advertising)
Send to friend | View
 
Appetite is essentially insatiable, and where it operates as a criterion of both action and enjoyment (that is, everywhere in the Western world since the sixteenth century) it will infallibly discover congenial agencies (mechanical and political) of expression. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Appetite)
Send to friend | View
 
Ads are the cave art of the twentieth century. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Arts and Artists)
Send to friend | View
 
Art at its most significant is a distant early warning system that can always be relied on to tell the old culture what is beginning to happen. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Arts and Artists)
Send to friend | View
 
As the unity of the modern world becomes increasingly a technological rather than a social affair, the techniques of the arts provide the most valuable means of insight into the real direction of our own collective purposes. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Arts and Artists)
Send to friend | View
 
The car has become an article of dress without which we feel uncertain, unclad, and incomplete. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Automobiles)
Send to friend | View
 
The car has become the carapace, the protective and aggressive shell, of urban and suburban man. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Automobiles)
Send to friend | View
 
Diaper backward spells repaid. Think about it. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Babies)
Send to friend | View
 
A successful book cannot afford to be more than ten percent new. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Books - Reading)
Send to friend | View
 
It is the weak and confused who worship the pseudosimplicities of brutal directness. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Candor)
Send to friend | View
 
The mark of our time is its revulsion against imposed patterns. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Conformity)
Send to friend | View
 
It is critical vision alone which can mitigate the unimpeded operation of the automatic. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Critics and Criticism)
Send to friend | View
 
Money is a poor man's credit card. - (Mcluhan, Marshall - Debt)
Send to friend | View


Quote: 1-15 of 40 Pages: 1 of 3 next 
View all quotes



Copyright © 2006 WorldQuotations.com. All Rights Reserved.