Quotations that match 'editor'.

I remember right after Carter got elected, I was sitting in my apartment in Albany, CA, on a Saturday listening to people call Carter and ask stupid questions while I designed the screen editor. Bill Joy
[ After Albany Apartment Ask Ca Call Carter Designed Editor Elected Got Listening Questions Remember Right Saturday Screen Sitting Stupid While]
Someone who does an act. In a democratic society, you're supposed to be an activist; that is, you participate. It could be a letter written to an editor. Studs Terkel
[ Act Activist Could Democratic Does Editor Letter Participate Society Someone Supposed Written]
Dealing with poetry is a daunting task, simply because the reason one does it as an editor at all is because one is constantly coming to terms with one's own understanding of how to understand the world. Peter Davison
[ Because Coming Constantly Daunting Dealing Does Editor How Own Poetry Reason Simply Task Terms Understand Understanding World]
If a church offers no truth that is not available in the general culture - in, for instance, the editorials of the New York Times or, for that matter, of National Review - there is not much reason to pay it attention. Richard John Neuhaus
[ Attention Available Church Culture Editorials General Instance Matter Much National New Offers Pay Reason Review Times Truth York]
And I remember that the editors wanted to have a witness to say that this was really the case, because it was a very sharp picture of the just the face, the head of the fetus inside the womb. Lennart Nilsson
[ Because Case Editors Face Fetus Head Inside Just Picture Really Remember Say Sharp Very Wanted Witness Womb]
I got tired of people complaining that it was too hard to use UNIX because the editor was too complicated. Bill Joy
[ Because Complaining Complicated Editor Got Hard Tired Too Unix Use]
The market for short stories is hard to break into, but a magazine editor isn't always looking for big names with which to sell his magazine - they're more willing to try stories by newcomers, if those tales are good. Eric Brown
[ Always Big Break Editor Good Hard His Into Looking Magazine Market More Names Newcomers Sell Short Stories Tales Those Try Which Willing]
Dullness is the only crime for which an editor ought to be hung. Josephus Daniels
[ Crime Dullness Editor Hung Only Ought Which]
He was the editor of our paper. He created the publishing house in Hebrew. He was - I wouldn't say the "guru" - but really he was our teacher and a most respected man. I wrote for the paper of the youth movement. Shimon Peres
[ Created Editor Guru Hebrew House Man Most Movement Our Paper Publishing Really Respected Say Teacher Wrote Youth]
The formation of the News America Publishing Group will lead to greater editorial excitement, new business opportunities and greater efficiencies and coordination. Peter Chernin
[ America Business Coordination Editorial Excitement Formation Greater Group Lead New News Opportunities Publishing Will]
If every editor turns you down, maybe you should take a second look at your text, however, just in case. Piers Anthony
[ Case Down Editor Every However Just Look Maybe Second Should Take Text Turns Your]
I remember when an editor at the National Geographic promised to run about a dozen of my landscape pictures from a story on the John Muir trail as an essay, but when the group of editors got together, someone said that my pictures looked like postcards. Galen Rowell
[ Dozen Editor Editors Essay Geographic Got Group John Landscape Looked Muir National Pictures Postcards Promised Remember Run Said Someone Story Together Trail]
Orrin Hatch was the keynote speaker at the last meeting of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists. He sought me out because he was a fan. I was thinking he had confused me with someone else. Ted Rall
[ American Association Because Cartoonists Confused Editorial Else Fan Had Hatch Last Meeting Out Someone Sought Speaker Thinking]
Between you and me, I think that may be one of the things that will help with the collaboration, because there are things Eric thinks I'm moving too quickly on, and there are things I think he's dragging out. When it gets to the editor they can arbitrate. Robert Asprin
[ Arbitrate Because Between Collaboration Dragging Editor Eric Gets Help May Moving Out Quickly Things Think Thinks Too Will]
Editors of open anthologies actively seek submissions from all comers, established and unknown. They are willing to read whatever the tide washes up at their feet. Lynn Abbey
[ Actively Anthologies Comers Editors Established Feet Open Read Seek Submissions Their Tide Unknown Up Washes Whatever Willing]
Try to meet as many authors, agents, and editors as you can. Walter Jon Williams
[ Agents Authors Editors Many Meet Try]
It strikes me as bad manners for a magazine to accept one of my advertisements and then attack it editorially - like inviting a man to dinner then spitting in his eye. David Ogilvy
[ Accept Advertisements Attack Bad Dinner Eye His Inviting Magazine Man Manners Spitting Strikes Then]
This is a man who graduated summa cum laude from Harvard University in three years, editor of the Harvard Law Review, argued 39 cases before the Supreme Court. Rod Parsley
[ Argued Before Cases Court Editor Graduated Harvard Law Man Review Supreme Three University Years]
I just lead my life as naturally, as normally as I possibly can. But I can't help it if controversy is hounding me day in and day out. I'm quite amazed sometimes by the way they go about it. I grow a beard and it lands up in the editorial in The Times of India. Amitabh Bachchan
[ Amazed Beard Controversy Day Editorial Go Grow Help India Just Lands Lead Life Naturally Normally Out Possibly Quite Sometimes Times Up Way]
I've had editors over the years who couldn't find a clue if it was stapled to their butt. Len Wein
[ Clue Editors Find Had Over Their Years]
Regardless, I did rise to the editorship before embarking on a freelance career in the late '60's. Brock Yates
[ Before Career Did Embarking Freelance Late Regardless Rise]
When I was in college, I was the editor of the literary magazine and insisted neither the editors nor the writers be specifically identified-only our student numbers appeared on the title page. I love that idea and still do. Jonathan Carroll
[ Appeared College Editor Editors Idea Insisted Literary Love Magazine Neither Nor Numbers Our Page Specifically Still Student Title Writers]
The first job I was offered was as an editorial assistant. I think it was the best thing for me, in terms of being a storyteller by nature, to have spent years being an editor because I learned so much from it. Terri Windling
[ Assistant Because Being Best Editor Editorial First Job Learned Much Nature Offered Spent Storyteller Terms Thing Think Years]
I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old people remember what interests them: the dates fixed for their lawsuits, and the names of their debtors and creditors. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Buried Creditors Dates Debtors Fixed Forgetting Had Heard His Interests Lawsuits Man Money Names Never Old Remember Their Them Where]
There is too much illustrating of the news these days. I look at many editorial cartoons and I don't know what the cartoonists are saying or how they feel about a certain issue. Paul Conrad
[ Cartoonists Cartoons Certain Days Editorial Feel How Illustrating Issue Know Look Many Much News Saying These Too]
Which editor? I can't think of one editor I worked with as an editor. The various companies did have editors but we always acted as our own editor, so the question has no answer. Joe Simon
[ Acted Always Answer Companies Did Editor Editors Our Own Question Think Various Which Worked]
I've been using the same editor, thankfully, she's been sticking with me, but I've been doing it full-on guerilla style... I haven't gotten any public sponsor or anything, because I don't want to seem like I'm trying to sell any particular thing. Daryl Hannah
[ Any Anything Because Been Doing Editor Full-On Gotten Guerilla Haven Particular Public Same Seem Sell She Sponsor Sticking Style Thankfully Thing Trying Using Want]
It's all about who's where on the food chain. When I'm the story editor, I expect my writers to follow my vision. When I'm working for another editor, I'm obliged to follow their vision. Len Wein
[ Another Chain Editor Expect Follow Food Obliged Story Their Vision Where Working Writers]
I think that they had afforded me many opportunities to do good work there, and I think I did. It was a wonderful four years. I really worked with some great people, terrific producers, terrific editors. Connie Chung
[ Afforded Did Editors Four Good Great Had Many Opportunities Producers Really Some Terrific Think Wonderful Work Worked Years]
One guy records the voices, another guy times the storyboard, another guy times the sheets, one guy is the story editor. All these jobs should be covered by the director. John Kricfalusi
[ Another Covered Director Editor Guy Jobs Records Sheets Should Story Storyboard These Times Voices]
One of my first jobs was at the Boston Globe. I worked in the sports department six months a year. When I was ready to graduate, the sports editor gave me a job as a schoolboy sports writer. Will McDonough
[ Boston Department Editor First Gave Globe Graduate Job Jobs Months Ready Schoolboy Six Sports Worked Writer Year]
The New York Times editorial page is like a Ouija board that has only three answers, no matter what the question. The answers are: higher taxes, more restrictions on political speech and stricter gun control. Ann Coulter
[ Answers Board Control Editorial Gun Higher Matter More New Only Page Political Question Restrictions Speech Stricter Taxes Three Times York]
As a painter you're responsible yourself, 100 percent. In film, you have the editor, the director, the other actors. It has the advantage of not being solitary. Sylvia Kristel
[ Actors Advantage Being Director Editor Film Other Painter Percent Responsible Solitary Yourself]
On the other track I got to talk with Jon Poll, my editor, and we go into more detail about the decisions we made in both the production and the post-production. So I hope the combination becomes something worth collecting. Jay Roach
[ Becomes Both Collecting Combination Decisions Detail Editor Go Got Hope Into Jon Made More Other Poll Post-Production Production Something Talk Track Worth]
As for editorial content, that's the stuff you separate the ads with. Lord Thomson of Fleet
[ Ads Content Editorial Separate Stuff]
Does advertising corrupt editors? Yes it does, but fewer editors than you may suppose... the vast majority of editors are incorruptible. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Corrupt Does Editors Fewer Incorruptible Majority May Suppose Than Vast Yes]
I got that experience through dating dozens of men for six years after college, getting an entry level magazine job at 21, working in the fiction department at Good Housekeeping and then working as a fashion editor there as well as writing many articles for the magazine. Judith Krantz
[ After Articles College Dating Department Dozens Editor Entry Experience Fashion Fiction Getting Good Got Housekeeping Job Level Magazine Many Men Six Then Through Well Working Writing Years]
Energetic action on debt would make a radical difference to the prospects of many of the poorest countries in the world, at no practical cost to creditor countries. Kenneth Clarke
[ Action Cost Countries Creditor Debt Difference Energetic Make Many Poorest Practical Prospects Radical World Would]
Always point your finger at the chest of the person with whom you are being photographed. You will appear dynamic. And no photo editor can crop you from the picture. Ken Auletta
[ Always Appear Being Chest Crop Dynamic Editor Finger Person Photo Photographed Picture Point Whom Will Your]
Anyone nit-picking enough to write a letter of correction to an editor doubtless deserves the error that provoked it. Alvin Toffler
[ Anyone Correction Deserves Doubtless Editor Enough Error Letter Provoked Write]
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. Tina Fey
[ Being Choir Club Drama Editor Girl Known Newspaper Popular Relatively School Sense Think Traditional]
Creditor. One of a tribe of savages dwelling beyond the Financial Straits and dreaded for their desolating incursions. Ambrose Bierce
[ Beyond Creditor Dreaded Dwelling Financial Savages Straits Their Tribe]
I wrote poems in my corner of the Brooks Street station. I sent them to two editors who rejected them right off. I read those letters of rejection years later and I agreed with those editors. Carl Sandburg
[ Agreed Brooks Corner Editors Later Letters Off Poems Read Rejected Rejection Right Sent Station Street Them Those Two Wrote Years]
A very good editor is almost a collaborator. Ken Follett
[ Almost Collaborator Editor Good Very]
Writers would submit scripts to me, and if I liked one well enough to submit to magazine editors, I had the know-how whether the story was good or bad. Julius Schwartz
[ Bad Editors Enough Good Had Know-How Liked Magazine Scripts Story Submit Well Whether Would Writers]
Being a conductor is kind of a hybrid profession because most fundamentally, it is being someone who is a coach, a trainer, an editor, a director. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Because Being Coach Conductor Director Editor Fundamentally Hybrid Kind Most Profession Someone Trainer]
I wanted to be an editor or a journalist, I wasn't really interested in being an entrepreneur, but I soon found I had to become an entrepreneur in order to keep my magazine going. Richard Branson
[ Become Being Editor Entrepreneur Found Going Had Interested Journalist Keep Magazine Order Really Soon Wanted]
I can only assume that your editorial writer tripped over the First Amendment and thought it was the office cat. E. B. White
[ Amendment Assume Cat Editorial First Office Only Over Thought Tripped Writer Your]
Very few editors worry about heresy - their goals are much too commercial, thank goodness. Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
[ Commercial Editors Few Goals Goodness Heresy Much Thank Their Too Very Worry]
The writer who can't do his job looks to his editor to do it for him, though he won't dream of sharing his royalties with that editor. Alfred A. Knopf
[ Dream Editor Him His Job Looks Royalties Sharing Though Won Writer]
Every American born today owes $43,000 to the federal government the day she or he is born. And we are transferring a tremendous amount of debt to the new generation, much of it owed to overseas creditors who expect to be repaid by our children with interest. Mark Kirk
[ American Amount Born Children Creditors Day Debt Every Expect Federal Generation Government Interest Much New Our Overseas Owed Owes She Today Transferring Tremendous]
People sort of take it for granted, but the more you see of the media world the more you appreciate a paper like the Times where its family continues to invest in editorial quality and I think it's the truly is the best paper in the world. David Talbot
[ Appreciate Best Continues Editorial Family Granted Invest Media More Paper Quality See Sort Take Think Times Truly Where World]
Now, if they're there to talk about something specifically, and I determine through my own editorial judgment, that another area isn't germane, or isn't an important part of it, that's something else. But we never agree to anything in advance, absolutely not. Katie Couric
[ Absolutely Advance Agree Another Anything Area Determine Editorial Else Important Judgment Never Now Own Part Something Specifically Talk Through]
I've never canceled a subscription to a newspaper because of bad cartoons or editorials. If that were the case, I wouldn't have any newspapers or magazines to read. Richard M. Nixon
[ Any Bad Because Canceled Cartoons Case Editorials Magazines Never Newspaper Newspapers Read Subscription Were]
The advertisements in a newspaper are more full knowledge in respect to what is going on in a state or community than the editorial columns are. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Advertisements Columns Community Editorial Full Going Knowledge More Newspaper Respect State Than]
The nature of journalism has been the enemy of idealism and the source of cynicism among American reporters and editors throughout our history. Richard Harwood
[ American Among Been Cynicism Editors Enemy History Idealism Journalism Nature Our Reporters Source Throughout]
In 1972 I married again, to Elisabeth Case; she continues to be wife, companion, critic and editor: a partner in the projects and programs that we undertake. Douglass North
[ Again Case Companion Continues Critic Editor Married Partner Programs Projects She Undertake Wife]
I'm a writer first and an editor second... or maybe third or even fourth. Successful editing requires a very specific set of skills, and I don't claim to have all of them at my command. Lynn Abbey
[ Claim Command Editing Editor Even First Fourth Maybe Requires Second Set Skills Specific Successful Them Third Very Writer]
In my role as Wikileaks editor, I've been involved in fighting off many legal attacks. To do that, and keep our sources safe, we have had to spread assets, encrypt everything, and move telecommunications and people around the world to activate protective laws in different national jurisdictions. Julian Assange
[ Activate Around Assets Attacks Been Different Editor Everything Fighting Had Involved Keep Laws Legal Many Move National Off Our Protective Role Safe Sources Spread Telecommunications World]
Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed. Elbert Hubbard
[ Business Chaff Editor Employed Newspaper Person Printed See Separate Wheat Whose]
Substantive and procedural law benefits and protects landlords over tenants, creditors over debtors, lenders over borrowers, and the poor are seldom among the favored parties. John Turner
[ Among Benefits Borrowers Creditors Debtors Favored Landlords Law Over Parties Poor Procedural Protects Seldom Substantive]
You should never rely on interviews with musicians as being factual. Most of them are mangled and even have made up stuff in them, that is to say, made up stuff by the writer or editor. Frank Black
[ Being Editor Even Factual Interviews Made Most Musicians Never Rely Say Should Stuff Them Up Writer]
One should fight like the devil the temptation to think well of editors. They are all, without exception - at least some of the time, incompetent or crazy. John Gardner
[ Crazy Devil Editors Exception Fight Incompetent Least Should Some Temptation Think Time Well Without]
William Packard surely must be one of the great editors of our time. James Dickey
[ Editors Great Must Our Packard Surely Time William]
We've got activists all across the country like the members of the Million Mom March organization, some of their leaders are here tonight. We're phone banking congressional offices and pursuing editorial boards. Michael D. Barnes
[ Across Activists Banking Boards Congressional Country Editorial Got Here Leaders March Members Million Mom Offices Organization Phone Pursuing Some Their Tonight]
I've been a teacher at the college level, in composition mostly, and I've been an editor on magazines. Jane Haddam
[ Been College Composition Editor Level Magazines Mostly Teacher]
Publishing your work is important. Even if you are giving a piece to some smaller publication for free, you will learn something about your writing. The editor will say something, friends will mention it. You will learn. Tim Cahill
[ Editor Even Free Friends Giving Important Learn Mention Piece Publication Publishing Say Smaller Some Something Will Work Writing Your]
A good many young writers make the mistake of enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope, big enough for the manuscript to come back in. This is too much of a temptation to the editor. Ring Lardner
[ Back Big Come Editor Enough Envelope Good Make Manuscript Many Mistake Much Stamped Temptation Too Writers Young]
Forty years ago, we were on the tail of the Front Page era. There was a different point of view. Reporters and editors were more forgiving of public people. They didn't think they had to stick someone in jail to make a career. Mike Royko
[ Ago Career Different Editors Era Forgiving Forty Front Had Jail Make More Page Point Public Reporters Someone Stick Tail Think View Were Years]
Doing comedy for film is always a challenge because you are in the hands of the editor after the fact. I am hoping I can do some more soon, I enjoy doing comedy. Tim Roth
[ After Always Am Because Challenge Comedy Doing Editor Enjoy Fact Film Hands Hoping More Some Soon]
Successful model? That's a myth. The year I modeled was the most painful year of my life. Editors would always talk to you in the third person as though you were merely a piece of merchandise. Jessica Lange
[ Always Editors Life Merchandise Merely Model Modeled Most Myth Painful Person Piece Successful Talk Third Though Were Would Year]
Rewriting is a large part of the whole job. And get rid of stuff that's not working. Just pare it down until it's a beautiful thing you can hand in, probably late, to your editor. Kurt Loder
[ Beautiful Down Editor Get Hand Job Just Large Late Part Probably Rewriting Rid Stuff Thing Until Whole Working Your]
For each letter received from a creditor, write fifty lines on an extraterrestrial subject and you will be saved. Charles Baudelaire
[ Creditor Each Extraterrestrial Fifty Letter Lines Received Saved Subject Will Write]
If I can finish a cartoon in 20 minutes, then that's the ideal editorial cartoon - it's to the point. Paul Conrad
[ Cartoon Editorial Finish Ideal Minutes Point Then]
When I'm my own editor, there's very little difference between the first draft and the final. I write what feels right to begin with. I rarely make any major changes. Len Wein
[ Any Begin Between Changes Difference Draft Editor Feels Final First Little Major Make Own Rarely Right Very Write]
You know, people always think if you start out as a film editor, you shoot less footage. Actually, just the opposite is true. I tend to grab as much coverage as I can because as a former editor I know how important it is to have those few frames. Robert Wise
[ Actually Always Because Coverage Editor Few Film Footage Former Frames Grab How Important Just Know Less Much Opposite Out Shoot Start Tend Think Those True]
Book writing is a little different because, in my case, my editor is a year younger than me and basically has the same sensibility as me. Chuck Klosterman
[ Basically Because Book Case Different Editor Little Same Sensibility Than Writing Year Younger]
The publisher has told - you know, if these editors, Andres Martinez and Nick Goldberg, were the least bit honest about this, they would tell you the publisher has told them he wants the editorial page to be conservative. Robert Scheer
[ Bit Conservative Editorial Editors Honest Know Least Martinez Nick Page Publisher Tell Them These Told Wants Were Would]
If there had been three public editors before me, the body might have absorbed it a little bit better. Daniel Okrent
[ Absorbed Been Before Better Bit Body Editors Had Little Might Public Three]
Not that I've always loved the movie when they finally come out, or if they ever come out-because many of them don't come out-but I've gotten to work with really good story editors and stuff like that. John Sayles
[ Always Come Editors Ever Finally Good Gotten Loved Many Movie Out Really Story Stuff Them Work]
Machines aren't replacing proofreaders at all. Copy editors, who proofread and much, much more, use spellcheck as a tool but read every word that appears in the paper. Bill Walsh
[ Appears Copy Editors Every Machines More Much Paper Read Replacing Tool Use Word]
I was painting sets, working in editorial as an assistant, driving their trucks, lying that I knew how to drive a truck, and doing commercials and documentaries. Richard Donner
[ Assistant Commercials Documentaries Doing Drive Driving Editorial How Knew Lying Painting Sets Their Truck Trucks Working]
I think on civilian casualties they could do more. It's actually something I've discussed with the editors involved. They're aware of it, and I'm hopeful that there will be more reporting on that. Daniel Okrent
[ Actually Aware Casualties Civilian Could Discussed Editors Hopeful Involved More Reporting Something Think Will]
I was surprised that my wife thought it was a good idea, then again with my agent, another woman, then my editor, another woman - in spite of the fact that all three of them reacted positively I still have this fear. Michael Chabon
[ Again Agent Another Editor Fact Fear Good Idea Positively Reacted Spite Still Surprised Them Then Thought Three Wife Woman]
Africa is poor because its investors and its creditors are unspeakably rich. Naomi Klein
[ Africa Because Creditors Investors Poor Rich Unspeakably]
If the nineteenth century was the age of the editorial chair, ours is the century of the psychiatrist's couch. Marshall McLuhan
[ Age Century Chair Couch Editorial Nineteenth Ours Psychiatrist]
And in Hollywood, you know, everyone is an expert. Most of them are expert editors. They can't direct, they can't write, they can't act, but, by God, they all think they can edit. John Frankenheimer
[ Act Direct Edit Editors Everyone Expert God Hollywood Know Most Them Think Write]
There are a lot of editorials that have nothing to do with anything like that. But I was just thinking of that sense of prose as being very responsible and perceptive, thoughtful, intimate, and contriving a quote statement. Robert Creeley
[ Anything Being Editorials Intimate Just Lot Nothing Perceptive Prose Quote Responsible Sense Statement Thinking Thoughtful Very]
The ethics of editorial judgement, however, began to go though a sea change during the late 1970s and '80s when the Carter and Reagan Administrations de-regulated the television industry. Roger Mudd
[ Administrations Began Carter Change During Editorial Ethics Go However Industry Judgement Late Reagan Sea Television Though]
That's why editors and publishers will never be obsolete: a reader wants someone with taste and authority to point them in the direction of the good stuff, and to keep the awful stuff away from their door. Walter Jon Williams
[ Authority Away Awful Direction Door Editors Good Keep Never Obsolete Point Publishers Reader Someone Stuff Taste Their Them Wants Why Will]
When I first started to write, I was aware of being queer, but I didn't write about it. Queer poems would probably not have been accepted by the editors I sent them to. Thom Gunn
[ Accepted Aware Been Being Editors First Poems Probably Queer Sent Started Them Would Write]
Not too many people know who the editor is. Julius Schwartz
[ Editor Know Many Too]
I think one of the interesting things is that vi is really a mode-based editor. Bill Joy
[ Editor Interesting Really Things Think Vi]
We have for too long put vast oil and natural gas reserves off limits to exploration and production, as The Washington Post editorial stated this week. Jim Costa
[ Editorial Exploration Gas Limits Long Natural Off Oil Post Production Put Reserves Stated Too Vast Washington Week]
The first version of The Beautiful Room Is Empty was the first mss. I'd ever submitted to New York editors. Edmund White
[ Beautiful Editors Empty Ever First New Room Submitted Version York]
He thinks that Schiller and St Paul were just two Partisan Review editors. Randall Jarrell
[ Editors Just Partisan Paul Review St Thinks Two Were]
I do have a small collection of traditional SF ideas which I've never been able to sell. I'm known as a fantasy writer and neither my agent nor my editors want to risk my brand by jumping genre. Lynn Abbey
[ Able Agent Been Brand Collection Editors Fantasy Genre Ideas Jumping Known Neither Never Nor Risk Sell Sf Small Traditional Want Which Writer]
The creditor hath a better memory than the debtor. James Howell
[ Better Creditor Debtor Hath Memory Than]
Newspaper editors are men who separate the wheat from the chaff, and then print the chaff. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Chaff Editors Men Newspaper Print Separate Then Wheat]
But for me, being an editor I've been an editor of all kinds of books being an editor of poetry has been the way in which I could give a crucial part of my time to what I love most. Peter Davison
[ Been Being Books Could Crucial Editor Give Kinds Love Most Part Poetry Time Way Which]
What's more important than who's going to be the first black manager is who's going to be the first black sports editor of the New York Times. Bill Russell
[ Black Editor First Going Important Manager More New Sports Than Times York]
I was editor of my high school literary magazine and a reporter for the school newspaper. Jeffery Deaver
[ Editor High Literary Magazine Newspaper Reporter School]
It is unsound for an independent editor to be a financial contributor to any cause which would cause any type of special pleading. Walter Annenberg
[ Any Cause Contributor Editor Financial Independent Pleading Special Type Unsound Which Would]
I don't know how the editors are going to take it or how it may be received. But to some extent I'm hoping that with the next book, when people pick it up and read it, it will scare the pants off of them. Christopher Darden
[ Book Editors Extent Going Hoping How Know May Next Off Pants Pick Read Received Scare Some Take Them Up Will]
Newspapers write ringing editorials declaring that this is and always was a democracy. Robert Welch
[ Always Declaring Democracy Editorials Newspapers Ringing Write]
And the big issue here, I think, is that the publisher took over the editorial pages, a guy named Jeff Johnson. He's an accountant from Chicago, doesn't know anything about what newspapers are supposed to be about, and he made a decision to get rid of the column. Robert Scheer
[ Accountant Anything Big Chicago Column Decision Editorial Get Guy Here Issue Jeff Johnson Know Made Named Newspapers Over Pages Publisher Rid Supposed Think Took]
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor. Jackie Kennedy
[ Becomes Editor Encouragement Expect Kind Love Mother Your]
I guess if one set of my books was selling like Stephen King's, and the other wasn't selling at all, editors would want me to do the ones that sold like Stephen King's. But they seem to be willing to let me pick what I want to do next. Fred Saberhagen
[ Books Editors Guess King Next Ones Other Pick Seem Selling Set Sold Stephen Want Willing Would]
So I went out and bought myself a copy of the Writer and Artist Yearbook, bought lots of magazines and got on the phone and talked to editors about ideas for stories. Pretty soon I found myself hired to do interviews and articles and went off and did them. Neil Gaiman
[ Articles Artist Bought Copy Did Editors Found Got Hired Ideas Interviews Lots Magazines Myself Off Out Phone Pretty Soon Stories Talked Them Went Writer]
I invented animals and birds - I had about two dozen. After working on them for six months, I sat down and just for fun wrote two dozen poems to accompany the drawings. It was for no one to every see, but a friend sent me in to an editor. Jack Prelutsky
[ Accompany After Animals Birds Down Dozen Drawings Editor Every Friend Fun Had Invented Just Months Poems Sat See Sent Six Them Two Working Wrote]
I was the executive editor on a little magazine called Greek Accent, whose only claim to fame is that its art director went on to be the art director of Discover for many years. Jane Haddam
[ Accent Art Called Claim Director Discover Editor Executive Fame Greek Little Magazine Many Only Went Whose Years]
One Ad is worth more to a paper than forty Editorials. Will Rogers
[ Ad Editorials Forty More Paper Than Worth]
The job of an editor in a publishing house is the dullest, hardest, most exciting, exasperating and rewarding of perhaps any job in the world. John Hall Wheelock
[ Any Dullest Editor Exasperating Exciting Hardest House Job Most Perhaps Publishing Rewarding World]
I lived through a classic publishing story. My editor was fired a month before the book came out. The editor who took it over already had a full plate. It was never advertised. We didn't get reviewed in any major outlets. Anita Diament
[ Advertised Already Any Before Book Came Classic Editor Fired Full Get Had Lived Major Month Never Out Outlets Over Plate Publishing Reviewed Story Through Took]
An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then prints the chaff. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Chaff Editor Prints Separates Someone Then Wheat]
I have no idea what readership is of written editorials, but it doesn't come anywhere close to the readership of editorial cartoons. Paul Conrad
[ Anywhere Cartoons Close Come Editorial Editorials Idea Readership Written]
Contrary to the claims of some of my critics and some of the editorial pages, I am an ardent believer in the free market. Barack Obama
[ Am Ardent Believer Claims Contrary Critics Editorial Free Market Pages Some]
Since fantasy isn't about technology, the accelleration has no impact at all. But it's changed the lives of fantasy writers and editors. I get to live in England and work for a New York publisher! Terri Windling
[ Changed Editors England Fantasy Get Impact Live Lives New Publisher Since Technology Work Writers York]
It turned out in the long run that Lincoln's credit and the popular confidence that supported it were as valuable both to his creditors and himself as if the sums which stood over his signature had been gold coin in a solvent bank. John George Nicolay
[ Bank Been Both Coin Confidence Credit Creditors Gold Had Himself His Lincoln Long Out Over Popular Run Signature Solvent Stood Sums Supported Turned Valuable Were Which]
In the beginning, we had a great deal of freedom, and Jerry wrote completely out of his imagination - very, very freely. We even had no editorial supervision to speak of, because they were in such a rush to get the thing in before deadline. But later on we were restricted. Joe Shuster
[ Because Before Beginning Completely Deadline Deal Editorial Even Freedom Freely Get Great Had His Imagination Jerry Later Out Restricted Rush Speak Such Supervision Thing Very Were Wrote]
Ulysses could have done with a good editor. You know people are always putting Ulysses in the top 10 books ever written but I doubt that any of those people were really moved by it. Roddy Doyle
[ Always Any Books Could Done Doubt Editor Ever Good Know Moved Putting Really Those Top Ulysses Were Written]
I formed a resolution to never write a word I did not want to write; to think only of my own tastes and ideals, without a thought of those of editors or publishers. C. S. Forester
[ Did Editors Formed Ideals Never Only Own Publishers Resolution Tastes Think Those Thought Want Without Word Write]
The real literary editors have mostly been fired. Those that remain are all "bottom line" editors; everything depends on the money. Lawrence Ferlinghetti
[ Been Bottom Depends Editors Everything Fired Line Literary Money Mostly Real Remain Those]
There are many more want-to-be writers out there than good editors. Stephen Ambrose
[ Editors Good Many More Out Than Writers]
We served on the editorial board of a literary monthly called Face in 1968 and 1969. He was a young writer, and I was also interested in broad cultural issues. We agreed on all major issues and became friends. Vaclav Klaus
[ Agreed Also Became Board Broad Called Cultural Editorial Face Friends Interested Issues Literary Major Monthly Served Writer Young]
I could give you some names of Workshop participants who are as good as many who are being published but haven't had the right editor recognize their merit or have not been adequately published. James Gunn
[ Adequately Been Being Could Editor Give Good Had Haven Many Merit Names Participants Published Recognize Right Some Their Workshop]
Once I've discovered the story, I might restructure it, maybe move things around, set up a clue that something is going to happen later, but that happens much later in an editorial capacity. Michael Ondaatje
[ Around Capacity Clue Discovered Editorial Going Happen Happens Later Maybe Might Move Much Once Restructure Set Something Story Things Up]
I think editors have to come out of a certain kind of community. Bill Joy
[ Certain Come Community Editors Kind Out Think]
Writers' bedtimes vary, but few have been spared the shock of a copy editor's early wake-up call. Bill Walsh
[ Been Call Copy Early Editor Few Shock Spared Vary Wake-Up Writers]
A good editor understands what you're talking and writing about and doesn't meddle too much. Irwin Shaw
[ Editor Good Meddle Much Talking Too Understands Writing]
You're at the mercy of the editors' hands. Kelly LeBrock
[ Editors Hands Mercy]
And that's another piece of advice I'll give junior writers; when you get to the point where they take you to lunch, let the editor suggest where to go. Jerry Pournelle
[ Advice Another Editor Get Give Go Junior Lunch Piece Point Suggest Take Where Writers]
Honestly, I expected to get a cold reception because of my subject matter. But when editors took a look at the story I had to tell, and saw that this was not a parochial story at all, they really warmed to it. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Because Cold Editors Expected Get Had Honestly Look Matter Parochial Really Reception Saw Story Subject Tell Took Warmed]
I feel sorry for people who have to edit me. Which is why book writing is by far the most enjoyable. Really the only thing it's based on is whether it's good or not. No book editor, in my experience, is getting a manuscript and try to rewrite it. Chuck Klosterman
[ Based Book Edit Editor Enjoyable Experience Far Feel Getting Good Manuscript Most Only Really Rewrite Sorry Thing Try Whether Which Why Writing]
While writing my first 90 books, I was magazine editor, publisher, book publisher, executive, etc., so I was established in publishing. three of my seven or so books were biographies of sports stars and really opened doors for me in that area. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Area Biographies Book Books Doors Editor Established Etc Executive First Magazine Opened Publisher Publishing Really Seven Sports Stars Three Were While Writing]
Deep Throat was a very unfortunate name given to the source by the managing editor of The Washington Post. Bob Woodward
[ Deep Editor Given Managing Name Post Source Throat Unfortunate Very Washington]
As for collaboration - I have done a lot, 26 books, and found publishers increasingly resistive to them. It's not that the books are bad; editors won't even read them. Piers Anthony
[ Bad Books Collaboration Done Editors Even Found Increasingly Lot Publishers Read Them Won]
I began using pseudonyms early in my career, when I was being paid a quarter a cent a word for my work, and when I had to write a lot to earn a living. Sometimes I had three or four stories in a single magazine without the editor knowing they were all by me. Evan Hunter
[ Began Being Career Cent Early Earn Editor Four Had Knowing Living Lot Magazine Paid Quarter Single Sometimes Stories Three Using Were Without Word Work Write]
There are plenty of bad editors who try to impose their own vision on a book. Terri Windling
[ Bad Book Editors Impose Own Plenty Their Try Vision]
I had a hard time publishing my books in the beginning of my career, because editors were afraid what people would think of THEM, personally, if their name was associated with me. Susie Bright
[ Afraid Associated Because Beginning Books Career Editors Had Hard Name Personally Publishing Their Them Think Time Were Would]
I'm a better editorial cartoonist by default because so many editorial cartoonists out there are so awful. Ted Rall
[ Awful Because Better Cartoonist Cartoonists Default Editorial Many Out]
Never the less, at the age of fifteen, having never seen a writer, a poet, a publisher or a magazine editor, and having only the vaguest ideas of procedure, I began working on the profession I had chosen. Robert E. Howard
[ Age Began Chosen Editor Fifteen Had Having Ideas Less Magazine Never Only Poet Procedure Profession Publisher Seen Working Writer]
I knew I wanted to be a journalist ever since I was a teenager. While it is interesting and gratifying to be on the business side and to see how that all works, the main reason I kept a business role here was to protect the editorial integrity of Salon. David Talbot
[ Business Editorial Ever Gratifying Here How Integrity Interesting Journalist Kept Knew Main Protect Reason Role Salon See Side Since Teenager Wanted While Works]
The essays in The Great Taos Bank Robbery were my project to win a Master of Arts degree in English when I quit being a newspaper editor and went back to college. Tony Hillerman
[ Arts Back Bank Being College Degree Editor English Essays Great Master Newspaper Project Quit Robbery Went Were Win]
There won't be editors in the future with the Internet world, with citizen reporting. That doesn't scare me. Matt Drudge
[ Citizen Editors Future Internet Reporting Scare Won World]
I try to help people become the best possible editors of their own work, to help them become conscious of the things they do well, of the things they need to look at again, of the wells of material they have not even begun to dip their buckets into. Tobias Wolff
[ Again Become Begun Best Buckets Conscious Dip Editors Even Help Into Look Material Need Own Possible Their Them Things Try Well Wells Work]
We exercise great caution in airing an audio- or videotape released by a terrorist organization holding a hostage. These are decisions made by CNN's editorial staff and not by any third party. Jim Walton
[ Airing Any Caution Cnn Decisions Editorial Exercise Great Holding Hostage Made Organization Party Released Staff Terrorist These Third Videotape]
'The New York Times' list is a bunch of crap. They ought to call it the editor's choice. It sure isn't based on sales. Howard Stern
[ Based Bunch Call Choice Crap Editor List New Ought Sales Sure Times York]
I had to jump out of a plane! The shoot was for an editorial for a magazine; and it called for skydiving. Bridget Hall
[ Called Editorial Had Jump Magazine Out Plane Shoot Skydiving]
The difference with doing a play is that you are in control. In film you are in the hands of the director and the editor and the producer. Kyle MacLachlan
[ Control Difference Director Doing Editor Film Hands Play Producer]
There are two kinds of editors, those who correct your copy and those who say it's wonderful. Theodore White
[ Copy Correct Editors Kinds Say Those Two Wonderful Your]
Assange is not a 'journalist' any more than the 'editor' of al-Qaeda's new English-language magazine 'Inspire' is a 'journalist.' He is an anti-American operative with blood on his hands. Sarah Palin
[ Al-Qaeda Anti-American Any Blood Editor Hands His Inspire Journalist Magazine More New Operative Than]
Sure, some journalists use anonymous sources just because they're lazy and I think editors ought to insist on more precise identification even if they remain anonymous. Ben Bradlee
[ Anonymous Because Editors Even Identification Insist Journalists Just Lazy More Ought Precise Remain Some Sources Sure Think Use]
If it were not for the fact that editors have become so timorous in these politically correct times, I would probably have a greater readership than I have. Pat Oliphant
[ Become Correct Editors Fact Greater Politically Probably Readership Than These Times Were Would]
That the Op-Ed page is very important in readers' and the nation's perception of the Times, the perception of its editorial positions, and of its implicit editorial positions as expressed by the publisher's choice of people who are given the freedom to write opinion columns. Daniel Okrent
[ Choice Columns Editorial Expressed Freedom Given Implicit Important Nation Opinion Page Perception Positions Publisher Readers Times Very Write]
Suddenly the whole imagination of writing and editorial and newspaper and all these presumptions about who am I reading this, and who else other people may be, and all that, it's so grimly brutal! Robert Creeley
[ Am Brutal Editorial Else Imagination May Newspaper Other Reading Suddenly These Whole Writing]
I trust it will not be giving away professional secrets to say that many readers would be surprised, perhaps shocked, at the questions which some newspaper editors will put to a defenseless woman under the guise of flattery. Kate Chopin
[ Away Defenseless Editors Flattery Giving Guise Many Newspaper Perhaps Professional Put Questions Readers Say Secrets Shocked Some Surprised Trust Under Which Will Woman Would]
I sent The World Well Lost to one editor who rejected it on sight, and then wrote a letter to every other editor in the field warning them against the story, and urging them to reject it on sight without reading it. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Against Editor Every Field Letter Lost Other Reading Reject Rejected Sent Sight Story Them Then Urging Warning Well Without World Wrote]
When the war was over and the guys were back to shaving every day, the editor thought the Beetle Bailey strips were hurting their disciplinary efforts to get the guys back to routine. Mort Walker
[ Back Bailey Beetle Day Disciplinary Editor Efforts Every Get Guys Hurting Over Routine Shaving Strips Their Thought War Were]
A literary journal is intended to connect writer with reader; the role of the editor is to mediate. John Barton
[ Connect Editor Intended Journal Literary Reader Role Writer]
First cuts are a bitch for a director, because it's been so many months and you put your trust in your editor and you're going to see your film assembled for the first time. You look at it and go, This is terrible. I hate it. Richard Donner
[ Assembled Because Been Cuts Director Editor Film First Go Going Hate Look Many Months Put See Terrible Time Trust Your]
It took a brave editor in the U.S. to sign a contract for Dancing Girls, and without her belief in the book, I'm not sure it would ever have found its way into print. Louise Brown
[ Belief Book Brave Contract Dancing Editor Ever Found Girls Her Into Print Sign Sure Took Way Without Would]
Of, course it always cheers a news editor when a story has what we describe as 'legs' therefore it, erm, runs. Kamal Ahmed
[ Always Cheers Course Describe Editor Erm Legs News Runs Story Therefore]
I have no problem selling books to media franchises and we do it all the time. The author must understand that he/she is a writer for hire and has no control over copyright or over editorial changes made to the text. Richard Curtis
[ Author Books Changes Control Copyright Editorial Franchises Hire Made Media Must Over Problem Selling She Text Time Understand Writer]
I have an editor in my head, that's why I can't read Harry Potter, because Rowling is such a lousy writer. Colleen McCullough
[ Because Editor Harry Head Lousy Potter Read Rowling Such Why Writer]
And at that point, I think my experience in covering the subject helped me. I think editors felt comfortable with the idea of me telling this story because I had demonstrated that I know this business pretty well. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Because Business Comfortable Covering Demonstrated Editors Experience Felt Had Helped Idea Know Point Pretty Story Subject Telling Think Well]
The Bush administration works closely with a network of rapid response digital brownshirts who work to pressure reporters and their editors for 'undermining support for our troops.' Al Gore
[ Administration Bush Closely Digital Editors Network Our Pressure Rapid Reporters Response Support Their Troops Undermining Work Works]
A creditor is worse than a slave-owner; for the master owns only your person, but a creditor owns your dignity, and can command it. Victor Hugo
[ Command Creditor Dignity Master Only Owns Person Than Worse Your]
At one time I thought the Editor of the Lancet would kindly publish a letter from me on the subject, but further reflection led me to doubt whether so insignificant an individual would be noticed without some special introduction. William Banting
[ Doubt Editor Further Individual Insignificant Introduction Kindly Led Letter Noticed Publish Reflection Some Special Subject Thought Time Whether Without Would]
I started to write a new editor not too long ago and had it about half done after two days. Bill Joy
[ After Ago Days Done Editor Had Half Long New Started Too Two Write]
Look, obviously that was - created quite a firestorm, but Newsweek editors have made clear that this was a situation where, you know, a solid, well-placed source provided some information. Michael Isikoff
[ Clear Created Editors Information Know Look Made Newsweek Obviously Provided Quite Situation Solid Some Source Where]
There is no need for advertisements to look like advertisements. If you make them look like editorial pages, you will attract about 50 per cent more readers. David Ogilvy
[ Advertisements Attract Cent Editorial Look Make More Need Pages Per Readers Them Will]
Marxists are people whose insides are torn up day after day because they want to rule the world and no one will even publish their letter to the editor. Mark Helprin
[ After Because Day Editor Even Insides Letter Marxists Publish Rule Their Torn Up Want Whose Will World]
My only claim to fame, if I have one, is that I'm an editor. Woody Herman
[ Claim Editor Fame Only]
I believe our editorial decisions reflected our constant desire to make sure that we fully cover and analyze any issue and give our viewers all the information they need. Jim Walton
[ Analyze Any Believe Constant Cover Decisions Desire Editorial Fully Give Information Issue Make Need Our Reflected Sure Viewers]
After I've sent my revised draft to my agent and editor, they suggest more improvement sand again, this revision phase can take anywhere from a few hours to a few months. Margaret Haddix
[ After Again Agent Anywhere Draft Editor Few Hours Improvement Months More Phase Revised Revision Sand Sent Suggest Take]
It is also one of the pleasures of oral biography, in that the reader, rather than editor, is jury. George Plimpton
[ Also Biography Editor Jury Oral Pleasures Rather Reader Than]
A good novel editor is invisible. Terri Windling
[ Editor Good Invisible Novel]
Far more thought and care go into the composition of any prominent ad in a newspaper or magazine than go into the writing of their features and editorials. Marshall McLuhan
[ Ad Any Care Composition Editorials Far Features Go Into Magazine More Newspaper Prominent Than Their Thought Writing]
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers. T. S. Eliot
[ Editors Failed Most Some Writers]