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I come from a long line of people that write. My folks ran a weekly newspaper.
I guess you're happy if you have some kind of balance in you. I'm a human being. I have days when I feel paralyzed, days when I feel like a slug. Then I have days when I have good energy, I've read the newspaper and I've done different things.
If there was no Black Sabbath, I could still possibly be a morning newspaper delivery boy. No fun.
I want to be an advocate for the people who don't have time to read the newspaper... or the money to make a political contribution.
Richard J. Codey
You shouldn't presume that all quotes that are in a magazine or a newspaper are accurate.
Whitney and I have fun reading the newspaper sometimes. You'd be amazed at the places they say I've been.
From that moment on, the newspaper became a highly lucrative investment for those with a talent for making money or for publishers wanting to gain a fortune.
Virtually every magazine, newspaper, TV station and cable channel is owned by a big corporation, and they've squashed stories that they don't want the public to know about.
I couldn't open up a magazine, you couldn't read a newspaper, you couldn't turn on the TV without hearing about the obesity epidemic in America.
The newspaper is a marvelous medium. It is extraordinarily convenient and cheap. Let's see. This one cost 75 cents. Now that's a little high. I bought it when I was downtown this morning.
The future regulatory arrangements for the newspaper industry need to be done in a much calmer deliberative way, in slower time when we've got beyond this media firestorm.
Thomas Watson, Jr.
Newspaper men, perhaps more than any other class, are rated by ability.
Franklin Knight Lane
I have no objection to well-written romance, but I'd read enough of it to know that that's not what I had written. I also knew that if it was sold as romance I'd never be reviewed by the 'New York Times' or any other literarily respectable newspaper - which is basically true, although the 'Washington Post' did get round to me eventually.
Most people today still believe, perhaps unconsciously, in the heliocentric universe every newspaper in the land has a section on astrology, yet few have anything at all on astronomy.
Saying the Washington Post is just a newspaper is like saying Rasputin was just a country priest.
He is not someone who went off to play in Europe and only a few Americans follow. He has the potential to be on magazine covers and more newspaper coverage.
L.A. is so much about ratings and box office; that defines everything. And here, of course it's important, but it's not part of the culture - there's too much else going on in New York. They're not going to let one industry monopolize your attention, you know? You're likely to have best friends who are architects or newspaper reporters.
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.
My knowledge of the state of President Roosevelt's health was derived entirely from conversations, from newspaper articles and from photographs.
These newspaper reporters... ever since Sullivan versus New York Times... have got a license to lie.
Edward Bennett Williams
The first duty of a newspaper is to be accurate. If it be accurate, it follows that it is fair.
Herbert Bayard Swope
The secret of a successful newspaper is to take one story each day and bang the hell out of it. Give the public what it wants to have and part of what it ought to have whether it wants it or not.
Herbert Bayard Swope
Our great American writers were all newspaper people.
In my opinion, any man who can afford to buy a newspaper should not be allowed to own one.
My father used to get me to read the newspaper to him, as if I was a radio. I would stand there and read the 'Times.'
I think back to some of the things Harry said and some of the things I said trying to be funny. If I said them now, it would be on the front page of every newspaper in the country.
The Defense Department's plan to ban newspaper reporters from pool coverage of military operations is incredible. It reveals the administration to be out of touch with journalism, reality and the First Amendment.
Arthur Ochs Sulzberger
Accuracy is to a newspaper what virtue is to a lady, but a newspaper can always print a retraction.
News, news, news - that is what we want. You cannot beat news in a newspaper.
Frankly, no newspaper is set up to monitor for cheats and fabricators.
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