Browse Quotes by Topic:

  
Age
Anger
Art
Business
Change
Computers
Death
Education
Environmental
Experience
Faith
Food
Forgiveness
Friendship
Gardening
Government
Health
History
Humor
Imagination    
Life
Love
Marriage
Movies
Music
Nature
Patriotism
Peace
Poetry
Politics
Religion
Science
Society
Sports
Success
Technology
Time
War
Wisdom
Work


Featured Authors:


Abraham Lincoln
Albert Einstein
Ambrose Bierce
Aristotle
Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Franklin
Carl Sandburg
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Francis Bacon
Friedrich Nietzsche
George Bernard Shaw
George Eliot
George Washington
Henry Ford
Mark Twain
Oscar Wilde
Plato
Socrates
Sophocles
William Shakespeare

John Wanamaker quotes (11)

Any seeming deception in a statement is costly, not only in the expense of the advertising but in the detrimental effect produced upon the customer, who believes she has been misled.
John Wanamaker   Category:

Courtesies cannot be borrowed like snow shovels; you must have some of your own.
John Wanamaker   Category:

Courtesy is the one coin you can never have too much of or be stingy with.
John Wanamaker   Category:

Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is, I don't know which half.
John Wanamaker   Category:

I know half the money I spend on advertising is wasted, but I can never find out which half.
John Wanamaker   Category:

It is very vulgar to talk about one's business. Only people like stockbrokers do that, and then merely at dinner parties.
John Wanamaker   Category:

It's easy to work for somebody else; all you have to do is show up.
John Wanamaker   Category:

Keep up the old standards, and day by day raise them higher.
John Wanamaker   Category:

Nothing comes merely by thinking about it.
John Wanamaker   Category:

People who cannot find time for recreation are obliged sooner or later to find time for illness.
John Wanamaker   Category: Time

When a customer enters my store, forget me. He is king.
John Wanamaker   Category: