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Sometimes you need to press pause to let everything sink in.
Because of my job, I get a lot of opportunity to grab a few days here and there in many cool cities for press commitments, magazine shoots and premieres - Barcelona, Madrid, Rome, Paris, Stockholm, New York, Berlin. I always try to get to a gallery or museum if there's time.
Were you to read the British press today, you would learn that the British Empire never forgets its defeats.
The white man, in his press, is going to identify me with 'hate.'
Grant me thirty years of equal division of inheritances and a free press, and I will provide you with a republic.
Alexis de Tocqueville
Woe to that nation whose literature is cut short by the intrusion of force. This is not merely interference with freedom of the press but the sealing up of a nation's heart, the excision of its memory.
I basically get stereotyped a lot in terms of being a girl and writing 'chick' music for teenage girls or something. I think, if anything, the press kind of, because of my gender and my age, tends to kind of relegate my work to this sort of special-interest group. It's part of the cultural dynamic, I guess.
The United States gave me opportunities that my country of origin could not: freedom of the press and complete freedom of expression.
If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.
Michel de Montaigne
The press is our chief ideological weapon.
Press on. Obstacles are seldom the same size tomorrow as they are today.
Robert H. Schuller
Marks on paper are free - free speech - press - pictures all go together I suppose.
Numerous politicians have seized absolute power and muzzled the press. Never in history has the press seized absolute power and muzzled the politicians.
To the press alone, chequered as it is with abuses, the world is indebted for all the triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.
One of the unsung freedoms that go with a free press is the freedom not to read it.
Would the Protestant Reformation have happened without the printing press? Would the American Revolution have happened without pamphlets? Probably not. But neither printing presses nor pamphlets were the heroes of reform and revolution.
The crush of lobbyists on Washington and purchase of the media by corporations has created a big business-run government and a worthless press leaving Americans screwed and ill-informed.
Facing the press is not easy, but because you have to go, you have to try to take a lot of positive things for yourself from these face-to-face meetings.
We've seen how grassroots journalism by blogs has had an impact at various points politically, as ordinary people have amplified stories that were being ignored by the traditional press.
The orchestration of press, radio and television to create a continuous, lasting and total environment renders the influence of propaganda virtually unnoticed precisely because it creates a constant environment.
One press account said I was an overnight success. I thought that was the longest night I've ever spent.
Our printing press is the Internet. Our coffee houses are social networks.
What was a problem was the excessive amount of media attention to the appointment of the first woman and everything she did. Everywhere that Sandra went, the press was sure to go. And that got tiresome; it was stressful.
Sandra Day O'Connor
TV is bigger than any story it reports. It's the greatest teaching tool since the printing press.
Fred W. Friendly
I was called fat and ugly in the press almost my entire life. I understand that being judged by others comes with the territory, but it broke my heart and ruined my self-esteem.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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