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It's amazing that the amount of news that happens in the world every day always just exactly fits the newspaper.
Let's face it: Most of us don't realize it, but we are failing our kids as reading role models. The best role models are in the home: brothers, fathers, grandfathers; mothers, sisters, grandmothers. Moms and dads, it's important that your kids see you reading. Not just books - reading the newspaper is good, too.
The proud man counts his newspaper clippings, the humble man his blessings.
Fulton J. Sheen
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
I don't care a straw for your newspaper articles, my constituents don't know how to read, but they can't help seeing them damned pictures.
America is a country of inventors, and the greatest of inventors are the newspaper men.
Alexander Graham Bell
When I turned 45, I lay in bed reflecting on all life had taught me. My soul sprang a leak and ideas flowed out. My pen simply caught them and set the words on paper. I typed them up and turned them into a newspaper column of the 45 lessons life taught me. When I hit 50, I added five more lessons and the paper ran the column again.
My room is like an antique shop, full of junk, and weird stuff. There's a big sword in there. And a taxidermy bird, and a couple of birdcages. And a lot of newspaper cuttings. I used to have a weird thing about cutting out morbid headlines from newspapers, and collecting them. I was fascinated with drowning, which is kind of strange.
Where ignorance is bliss it's foolish to borrow your neighbor's newspaper.
He who is without a newspaper is cut off from his species.
P. T. Barnum
The window to the world can be covered by a newspaper.
Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
A newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the crazy crazier.
H. L. Mencken
Half of the American people have never read a newspaper. Half never voted for President. One hopes it is the same half.
Public opinion is a compound of folly, weakness, prejudice, wrong feeling, right feeling, obstinacy, and newspaper paragraphs.
A newspaper is a circulating library with high blood pressure.
A harsh reality of newspaper editing is that the deadlines don't allow for the polish that you expect in books or even magazines.
Live so that when the final summons comes you will leave something more behind you than an epitaph on a tombstone or an obituary in a newspaper.
I think a newspaper should be provocative, stir 'em up, but you can't do that on television. It's just not on.
Open your newspaper - any day of the week - and you will find a report from somewhere in the world of someone being imprisoned, tortured or executed because his opinions or religion are unacceptable to his government.
Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper.
Impressionism is the newspaper of the soul.
I was the editor of the school newspaper and in drama club and choir, so I was not a popular girl in the traditional sense, but I think I was known for being relatively scathing.
A newspaper is a public trust, and we will suffer as a society without them. It is not the Internet that has killed them. It is their own greed, it is their own stupidity, and it is capitalism that has taken our daily newspapers from us.
Success is about honour, feeling morally calibrated, absence of shame, not what some newspaper defines from an external metric.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Look, in 1800 the sainted Thomas Jefferson arranged to hire a notorious slanderer named James Callender, who worked as a writer at a Republican newspaper in Richmond, Va. Read some of what he wrote about John Adams. This was a personal slander.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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