Archive for the ‘Quotes’ Category

About art and advertising

July 2, 2010

Jef I. Richards, expert in advertising, about the difference between art and advertising:

“Creative without strategy is called ‘art’. Creative with strategy is called ‘advertising’.”

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Unoffended aesthetes

April 23, 2010

Industrial designer Raymond Loewy about good design:

“Good design keeps the user happy, the manufacturer in the black and the aesthete unoffended.”

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Calvin & Hobbes

January 24, 2010

…about creativity:

Calvin: You can’t just turn on creativity like a faucet. You have to be in the right mood.

Hobbes: What mood is that?

Calvin: Last-minute panic.

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