1 Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.<01> О рекламе можно сказать, что это наука затемнять рассудок человека до тех пор, пока ты не получишь от него деньги. Leacock (Ликок).
Англо-русский словарь цитат, пословиц, поговорок и идиом > Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
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