Quotations that match 'editors'.

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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Africa is poor because its investors and its creditors are unspeakably rich. Naomi Klein
[ Africa Because Creditors Investors Poor Rich Unspeakably]
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]
He thinks that Schiller and St Paul were just two Partisan Review editors. Randall Jarrell
[ Editors Just Partisan Paul Review St Thinks Two Were]
William Packard surely must be one of the great editors of our time. James Dickey
[ Editors Great Must Our Packard Surely Time William]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
You're at the mercy of the editors' hands. Kelly LeBrock
[ Editors Hands Mercy]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers. T. S. Eliot
[ Editors Failed Most Some Writers]
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]
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]
Try to meet as many authors, agents, and editors as you can. Walter Jon Williams
[ Agents Authors Editors Many Meet Try]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
There are many more want-to-be writers out there than good editors. Stephen Ambrose
[ Editors Good Many More Out Than Writers]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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 think editors have to come out of a certain kind of community. Bill Joy
[ Certain Come Community Editors Kind Out Think]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]