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The following quotes have inspired me professionally and personally. I add to this list regularly.


“If it doesn’t sell, it isn’t creative” — David Ogilvy
“Integrity is the essence of everything successful.” –  R. Buckminster Fuller
“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.” – Albert Einstein
“Creativity is seeing what everyone else has seen, and thinking what no one else has thought.”  – Albert Einstein
“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” –Benjamin Franklin
“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” – Leonardo Da Vinci
“Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.” – Leo Burnett
“And do you know what is the most-often missing ingredient in a sales message?  It’s the sales message that doesn’t tell an interesting story.  Storytelling . . . good storytelling . . . is a vital component of a marketing campaign.” — Gary Halbert 
“A copywriter should have an understanding of people, an insight into them, a sympathy toward them.”  – George Gribbin
“Copy is a direct conversation with the consumer.”  – Shirley Polykoff
“The arts not only imbue our sense of sight, balance, movement, touch and hearing, they also lift our logical minds – the traditional focus of modern education – into the reaches of possibility and genius.”  – Eugene Schwartz
“This is the copywriter’s task: not to create mass desire — but to channel and direct it.”  –Eugene Schwartz
“Just write every day of your life. Read intensely. Then see what happens. Most of my friends who are put on that diet have very pleasant careers.” —Ray Bradbury,
“No one can write decently who is distrustful of the reader’s intelligence or whose attitude is patronizing.” – E. B. White
“If you can tell stories, create characters, devise incidents, and have sincerity and passion, it doesn’t matter a damn how you write.” – Somerset Maugham
“I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.”
– Thomas Jefferson
“Treat those who are good with goodness, and also treat those who are not good with goodness. Thus goodness is attained. Be honest to those who are honest, and be also honest to those who are not honest. Thus honesty is attained.”  – Lao Tzu
“You can have everything you want in life if you will help enough people get what they want.” – Zig Ziglar