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Creative Quotations from . . .
William Randolph Hearst
(1863-1951) born on
Apr 29
US newspaper publisher. He founded the nation's largest newspaper chain; his "yellow journalism" to promote social reform profoundly influenced journalism.
Try to be conspicuously accurate in everything, pictures as well as text. Truth is not only stranger than fiction, it is more interesting.

A politician will do anything to keep his job -- even become a patriot.
In suggesting gifts: Money is appropriate, and one size fits all.
Don't be afraid to make a mistake, your readers might like it.
If you make a product good enough . . . the public will make a path to your door, says the philosopher. But if you want the public in sufficient numbers, you would better construct a highway. Advertising is that highway.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Letter of Instruction to Hearst Publishers, 25 Sep 1929.
R: Recalled on his death 14 Aug 1951.
A: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
N: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
K: In "Quotable Business," ed. Louis E. Boone, 1992.

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