Quotations that match 'journalist'.

Many journalists seem to believe that we have become little different from our enemies.
[ Become Believe Different Enemies Journalists Little Many Our Seem]
The official independence celebration was going to be held over four or five days, and a group of journalists from all over the world was allowed to fly in, because Angola was closed otherwise.
[ Allowed Angola Because Celebration Closed Days Five Fly Four Going Group Held Independence Journalists Official Otherwise Over World]
Most journalists now believe that a person's privacy zone gets smaller and smaller as the person becomes more and more powerful.
[ Becomes Believe Gets Journalists More Most Now Person Powerful Privacy Smaller Zone]
Novel writing should never be confused with journalism. Unfortunately, in the case of Primary Colors, a fair number of journalists confused.
[ Case Colors Confused Fair Journalism Journalists Never Novel Number Primary Should Unfortunately Writing]
This is the first time in my 32 years in public broadcasting that PBS has ordered up programs for ideological instead of journalistic reasons.
[ Broadcasting First Ideological Instead Journalistic Ordered Pbs Programs Public Reasons Time Up Years]
I became a journalist to come as close as possible to the heart of the world.
[ Became Close Come Heart Journalist Possible World]
We have to protect all journalists, and journalists have to be allowed to do their jobs.
[ Allowed Jobs Journalists Protect Their]
I am not insecure about being a journalist.
[ Am Being Insecure Journalist]
The larger meaning here is that mainstream journalists simply cannot talk about things that the two parties agree on; this is the black hole of American politics.
[ Agree American Black Cannot Here Hole Journalists Larger Mainstream Meaning Parties Politics Simply Talk Things Two]
If I allow journalists to describe a collection and they make mistakes, I'm upset, because the retractions are never noticed.
[ Allow Because Collection Describe Journalists Make Mistakes Never Noticed Upset]
Any journalist worth his or her salt wouldn't trust me.
[ Any Her His Journalist Salt Trust Worth]
When it came to political power, blacks need not apply. Add to this steaming stew the growing tensions over the Vietnam War and the movement for civil rights, and you had plenty of elements to fire the imagination of a novice journalist.
[ Add Apply Blacks Came Civil Elements Fire Growing Had Imagination Journalist Movement Need Novice Over Plenty Political Power Rights Stew Tensions Vietnam War]
I think it's like everything else; one shouldn't dig too deeply. It's silly to say that with a journalist, but sometimes there is not a truth to be found.
[ Deeply Dig Else Everything Found Journalist Say Silly Sometimes Think Too Truth]
Journalists write because they have nothing to say, and have something to say because they write.
[ Because Journalists Nothing Say Something Write]
Chicago is a sort of journalistic Yellowstone Park, offering haven to a last herd of fantastic bravos.
[ Chicago Fantastic Haven Herd Journalistic Last Offering Park Sort Yellowstone]
The smarter the journalists are, the better off society is. For to a degree, people read the press to inform themselves-and the better the teacher, the better the student body.
[ Better Body Degree Inform Journalists Off Press Read Smarter Society Student Teacher]
See, I have no journalism in my background, so I wasn't practised at research or writing non-fiction, nor at handling the truth in a journalistic way. Journalists know when to call a halt and write something, but I kept on looking for answers.
[ Answers Background Call Halt Handling Journalism Journalistic Journalists Kept Know Looking Non-Fiction Nor Practised Research See Something Truth Way Write Writing]
I am satisfied that all politicians were meant to be journalists and all journalists meant to be politicians.
[ Am Journalists Meant Politicians Satisfied Were]
Nothing is more idealistic than a journalist on the defensive.
[ Defensive Idealistic Journalist More Nothing Than]
It is inexcusable for scientists to torture animals; let them make their experiments on journalists and politicians.
[ Animals Experiments Inexcusable Journalists Make Politicians Scientists Their Them Torture]
Withholding information that would get innocent people killed was the right thing to do, not a journalistic sin.
[ Get Information Innocent Journalistic Killed Right Sin Thing Withholding Would]
The problem was the journalists who also did not understand much of my music, but they wrote about it. I think you fell into the usual trap laid out by parts of the press and other writers: that the poor musician has always to fight the evil companies and managers.
[ Also Always Companies Did Evil Fell Fight Into Journalists Laid Managers Much Music Musician Other Out Parts Poor Press Problem Think Trap Understand Usual Writers Wrote]
A journalist and an information architect face exactly the same problem - how to give shape to the pile of information in front of you in a way that will make it easy and natural for people to comprehend. I can't imagine any better preparation for the work I do now.
[ Any Architect Better Comprehend Easy Exactly Face Front Give How Imagine Information Journalist Make Natural Now Pile Preparation Problem Same Shape Way Will Work]
Nothing is better for a young journalist than to go and write about something that other people don't know about. If you can afford to send yourself to some foreign part, I still think that's by far the best way to break in.
[ Afford Best Better Break Far Foreign Go Journalist Know Nothing Other Part Send Some Something Still Than Think Way Write Young Yourself]
I'm a mother, I'm a journalist, I'm an American; I'm all of those things, and it really complicates your job when you have all these things come into play.
[ American Come Complicates Into Job Journalist Mother Play Really These Things Those Your]
I had rather be called a journalist than an artist.
[ Artist Called Had Journalist Rather Than]
Here in the United States, our profession is much maligned, people simply don't trust or like journalists anymore and that's sad.
[ Anymore Here Journalists Maligned Much Our Profession Sad Simply States Trust United]
The second is the damage to the credibility and independence of a free press which may be caused by covert relationships with the U.S. journalists and media organizations.
[ Caused Covert Credibility Damage Free Independence Journalists May Media Organizations Press Relationships Second Which]
I must be out of it, but I don't know any good journalists who have excused Clinton's problems.
[ Any Clinton Excused Good Journalists Know Must Out Problems]
And Robert Lowell, of course - in his poems, we're not located in his actual life. We're located more in the externals, in the journalistic facts of his life.
[ Actual Course Externals Facts His Journalistic Life Located Lowell More Poems Robert]
I can remember how rude I could be at times to journalists and people phoning up for advice.
[ Advice Could How Journalists Remember Rude Times Up]
I think the key to being a journalist is getting your subject to feel comfortable enough to talk about stuff they want to talk about and the stuff they like and don't like, and still feel comfortable about it.
[ Being Comfortable Enough Feel Getting Journalist Key Still Stuff Subject Talk Think Want Your]
But the time has come for journalists to acknowledge that a zone of privacy does exist.
[ Acknowledge Come Does Exist Journalists Privacy Time Zone]
Both politicians and journalists face situations which strain their honesty and humanity. My opinion is that politicians on the average stand up somewhat better than journalists.
[ Average Better Both Face Honesty Humanity Journalists Opinion Politicians Situations Somewhat Stand Strain Than Their Up Which]
I see journalists as the manual workers, the laborers of the word. Journalism can only be literature when it is passionate.
[ Journalism Journalists Laborers Literature Manual Only Passionate See Word Workers]
Just because I've got blonde hair and haven't been to Bosnia doesn't mean I'm a bimbo. I am still a serious journalist.
[ Am Because Been Bimbo Blonde Bosnia Got Hair Haven Journalist Just Mean Serious Still]
Why should I give you an interview? All you journalists are plagiarists.
[ Give Interview Journalists Plagiarists Should Why]
I got to sit down with people who I admired, and have conversations with some of the greatest thinkers and artists and performers. It's a huge privilege for me to be a journalist.
[ Admired Artists Conversations Down Got Greatest Huge Journalist Performers Privilege Sit Some Thinkers]
The journalistic vision sharpens to the point of maximum impact every event, every individual and social configuration; but the honing is uniform.
[ Configuration Event Every Honing Impact Individual Journalistic Maximum Point Sharpens Social Uniform Vision]
The impulse of the journalist is to be novel, yet to relate his curiosities to the urgencies of the moment; the philosopher seeks what he conceives to be true, regardless of the moment.
[ Conceives Curiosities His Impulse Journalist Moment Novel Philosopher Regardless Relate Seeks True Yet]
CBS fought very hard on this because it believed and believes that there's a principle at stake here. The principle is that Dan Rather doesn't work for the police, and that people that speak to Dan Rather understand that he's a journalist and not a police agent.
[ Agent Because Believed Believes Cbs Dan Fought Hard Here Journalist Police Principle Rather Speak Stake Understand Very Work]
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.
[ Business Editorial Ever Gratifying Here How Integrity Interesting Journalist Kept Knew Main Protect Reason Role Salon See Side Since Teenager Wanted While Works]
As a journalist, it is so easy to get hardened when you see so many stories that are disturbing. Sometimes it's just your survival mechanism that makes you hardened to some of it.
[ Disturbing Easy Get Hardened Journalist Just Makes Many Mechanism See Some Sometimes Stories Survival Your]
How is the world ruled and led to war? Diplomats lie to journalists and believe these lies when they see them in print.
[ Believe Diplomats How Journalists Led Lie Lies Print Ruled See Them These War World]
It's totally mistaken to suppose that an armed escort is going to give a journalist any protection - on the contrary, journalists who turn up surrounded by armed personnel are just turning themselves into targets and in even worse danger.
[ Any Armed Contrary Danger Escort Even Give Going Into Journalist Journalists Just Mistaken Personnel Protection Suppose Surrounded Targets Themselves Totally Turn Turning Up Worse]
Journalism without a moral position is impossible. Every journalist is a moralist. It's absolutely unavoidable.
[ Absolutely Every Impossible Journalism Journalist Moral Moralist Position Unavoidable Without]
Even though it has been very painful, lots of opportunities have come forward journalistically. Once all of this blows over, I think it might actually help that I have gotten this attention.
[ Actually Attention Been Blows Come Even Forward Gotten Help Lots Might Once Opportunities Over Painful Think Though Very]
There's a lot of people who feel there's a tabloid journalist who had it coming.
[ Coming Feel Had Journalist Lot Tabloid]
As a journalist I'm comfortable doing library research, and I did a lot! I had a fellowship at Radcliff for a year which gave me access to the Harvard system.
[ Access Comfortable Did Doing Fellowship Gave Had Harvard Journalist Library Lot Research System Which Year]
I try to be careful about wording. One of the things I've tried to combat in my blog is the notion that journalists are arrogant and unconcerned with the readership.
[ Arrogant Blog Careful Combat Journalists Notion Readership Things Tried Try Unconcerned Wording]
A good journalist is not the one that writes what people say, but the one that writes what he is supposed to write.
[ Good Journalist Say Supposed Write Writes]
If we're going to live as we are in a world of supply and demand, then journalists had better find a way to create a demand for good journalism.
[ Better Create Demand Find Going Good Had Journalism Journalists Live Supply Then Way World]
One of the problems that we have as American journalists is that we bring the American cultural baggage with us and we plop it down and it follows us around and that's just a fact of life.
[ American Around Baggage Bring Cultural Down Fact Follows Journalists Just Life Problems Us]
The power to mould the future of the Republic will be in the hands of the journalists of future generations.
[ Future Generations Hands Journalists Mould Power Republic Will]
I was a sort of rock journalist - whatever that is - in London in the late '60s.
[ Journalist Late London Rock Sort Whatever]
There are honest journalists like there are honest politicians - they stay bought.
[ Bought Honest Journalists Politicians Stay]
Journalists say a thing that they know isn't true, in the hope that if they keep on saying it long enough it will be true.
[ Enough Hope Journalists Keep Know Long Say Saying Thing True Will]
No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist.
[ Ability Express Ideas Journalist Them]
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.
[ Al-Qaeda Anti-American Any Blood Editor Hands His Inspire Journalist Magazine More New Operative Than]
If you're curious, you'll probably be a good journalist because we follow our curiosity like cats.
[ Because Cats Curiosity Curious Follow Good Journalist Our Probably]
Art is a private thing, the artist makes it for himself; a comprehensible work is the product of a journalist. We need works that are strong, straight, precise, and forever beyond understanding.
[ Art Artist Beyond Comprehensible Forever Himself Journalist Makes Need Precise Private Product Straight Strong Thing Understanding Work Works]
The desire to become a journalist came really because I very much like living abroad, and like to travel, and wanted to be paid for it.
[ Abroad Because Become Came Desire Journalist Living Much Paid Really Travel Very Wanted]
I amused myself playing with the journalists.
[ Amused Journalists Myself Playing]
It's a journalist's job to be a witness to history. We're not there to worry about ourselves. We're there to try and get as near as we can, in an imperfect world, to the truth and get the truth out.
[ Get History Imperfect Job Journalist Near Ourselves Out Truth Try Witness World Worry]
But unfortunately, I have to say, one out of every 100 interviews I do, I get a real journalist.
[ Every Get Interviews Journalist Out Real Say Unfortunately]
If a person is not talented enough to be a novelist, not smart enough to be a lawyer, and his hands are too shaky to perform operations, he becomes a journalist.
[ Becomes Enough Hands His Journalist Lawyer Novelist Operations Perform Person Shaky Smart Talented Too]
Journalist: a person without any ideas but with an ability to express them; a writer whose skill is improved by a deadline: the more time he has, the worse he writes.
[ Ability Any Deadline Express Ideas Improved Journalist More Person Skill Them Time Whose Without Worse Writer Writes]
Forty years ago the chances of journalists reporting - or the authorities even prosecuting - a pro athlete were practically nil.
[ Ago Athlete Authorities Chances Even Forty Journalists Nil Practically Pro Prosecuting Reporting Were Years]
A journalistic purpose could be someone with a Xerox machine in a basement.
[ Basement Could Journalistic Machine Purpose Someone Xerox]
The biggest difference between Kennedy and Nixon, as far as the press is concerned, is simply this: Jack Kennedy really liked newspaper people and he really enjoyed sparring with journalists.
[ Between Biggest Concerned Difference Enjoyed Far Jack Journalists Kennedy Liked Newspaper Nixon Press Really Simply Sparring]
The responsibility that I feel is to do as good a job as a journalist as I can possibly do.
[ Feel Good Job Journalist Possibly Responsibility]
And I'm hoping that fair-minded people will stand up and say that what's been done to me is wrong, and that-that people's personal lives have no impact on their ability to be a journalist, you know. Why should my past prevent me from having a future?
[ Ability Been Done Future Having Hoping Impact Journalist Know Lives Past Personal Prevent Say Should Stand Their Up Why Will Wrong]
Now I'm doing a film festival for kids and writing a script about a kidnapped journalist in Afghanistan.
[ Afghanistan Doing Festival Film Journalist Kidnapped Kids Now Script Writing]
I don't trust a lot of journalists.
[ Journalists Lot Trust]
I'm a journalist and that's what I do.
[ Journalist]
I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made.
[ Am Compromises Discarded Etiquette Field Find Genteel Journalist Made Most Out Regularly Traditions Try]
We have increasingly fewer and fewer journalists who have any military experience and understand what life is like in the military and in combat.
[ Any Combat Experience Fewer Increasingly Journalists Life Military Understand]
A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.
[ Before Had Journalist Never Think Time Twice Veteran Writes]
Journalists prize independence - not teamwork.
[ Independence Journalists Prize Teamwork]
Indeed in the full flush of journalistic passion and conviction I once told an interviewer that of course I would never get married. And I most definitely would never have children.
[ Children Conviction Course Definitely Flush Full Get Indeed Interviewer Journalistic Married Most Never Once Passion Told Would]
I like it when journalists are nice to me, and it's happening more and more.
[ Happening Journalists More Nice]
You know it's easy here to buy journalists.
[ Buy Easy Here Journalists Know]
I've been a financial journalist for 30 years.
[ Been Financial Journalist Years]
If you do a story about a British journalist rescuing a child from Sarajevo, then Sarajevo just becomes an exotic location, and the story's about this British journalist.
[ Becomes British Child Exotic Journalist Just Location Rescuing Story Then]
There aren't enough good journalists. There are too many who really weren't groomed to be reporters and, as a result, some of the reporting is shallow.
[ Enough Good Groomed Journalists Many Really Reporters Reporting Result Shallow Some Too Weren]
Ah, the pleasure, the joy - a big news story that runs and runs, that is played down by some of our journalistic colleagues, saying 'it'll never happen', only to be confirmed by the Home Secretary.
[ Ah Big Colleagues Confirmed Down Happen Home Journalistic Joy Never News Only Our Played Pleasure Runs Saying Secretary Some Story]
But if Russia is to be part of this larger zone of peace it cannot bring into it its imperial baggage. It cannot bring into it a policy of genocide against the Chechens, and cannot kill journalists, and it cannot repress the mass media.
[ Against Baggage Bring Cannot Genocide Imperial Into Journalists Kill Larger Mass Media Part Peace Policy Repress Russia Zone]
I was never a true journalist, I was a movie critic.
[ Critic Journalist Movie Never True]
Every journalist owes tribute to the evil one.
[ Every Evil Journalist Owes Tribute]
Freedom of the press is not questioned when investigative journalism unearths scandals, But that does not mean that every classified state document should be made available to journalists.
[ Available Classified Document Does Every Freedom Investigative Journalism Journalists Made Mean Press Questioned Scandals Should State]
As journalists, we keep pushing and pushing.
[ Journalists Keep Pushing]
I am sensitive to the value of faith and religion and spirituality in people's lives because I'm a journalist.
[ Am Because Faith Journalist Lives Religion Sensitive Spirituality Value]
I think there ought to be a club in which preachers and journalists could come together and have the sentimentalism of the one matched with the cynicism of the other. That ought to bring them pretty close to the truth.
[ Bring Close Club Come Could Cynicism Journalists Matched Other Ought Preachers Pretty Them Think Together Truth Which]
Every journalist has a novel in him, which is an excellent place for it.
[ Every Excellent Him Journalist Novel Place Which]
If you believe in journalism, you don't insult good journalists.
[ Believe Good Insult Journalism Journalists]
Hunter and I never got proper journalistic accreditation to go anywhere. Nobody was giving us passes to go in here or there. We always had to somehow talk our way in.
[ Always Anywhere Giving Go Got Had Here Hunter Journalistic Never Nobody Our Passes Proper Somehow Talk Us Way]
Journalists do not like to report on uncertainties. They would almost rather be wrong than ambiguous.
[ Almost Ambiguous Journalists Rather Report Than Uncertainties Would Wrong]
The typical journalist's typical lead for the typical Canadian story nowadays is along this line: that Canadians are hard at work trying to gain a reputation as a nation of rapid social change.
[ Along Canadian Canadians Change Gain Hard Journalist Lead Line Nation Nowadays Rapid Reputation Social Story Trying Typical Work]
A petty reason perhaps why novelists more and more try to keep a distance from journalists is that novelists are trying to write the truth and journalists are trying to write fiction.
[ Distance Fiction Journalists Keep More Novelists Perhaps Petty Reason Truth Try Trying Why Write]
Of all possible subjects, travel is the most difficult for an artist, as it is the easiest for a journalist.
[ Artist Difficult Easiest Journalist Most Possible Subjects Travel]
To a journalist, good news is often not news at all.
[ Good Journalist News Often]
Well, I don't know how astute I am, but I did want to be a journalist when I was growing up.
[ Am Astute Did Growing How Journalist Know Up Want Well]
I'm sorry I'm not gay or Jewish, so I don't have a special interest group of journalists that support me.
[ Gay Group Interest Jewish Journalists Sorry Special Support]
I went on a long trip through South America with Prince Charles where I was the only journalist there - a couple of photographers but no other writers.
[ America Charles Couple Journalist Long Only Other Photographers Prince South Through Trip Went Where Writers]
Best I can do for them is to give them every piece of information I can find and let them make the judgments. That's just my basic view of my function as a journalist.
[ Basic Best Every Find Function Give Information Journalist Judgments Just Make Piece Them View]
If journalists ask you again and again about the same bands, you'll end up saying you hate them just because you're so fed up with being asked all those stupid questions.
[ Again Ask Asked Bands Because Being End Fed Hate Journalists Just Questions Same Saying Stupid Them Those Up]
If the word gets out, if the perception exists that by speaking to a CBS journalist you are, therefore, inevitably, immediately speaking to the police, I don't think there's any doubt but that people won't talk. And, therefore, the public won't learn.
[ Any Cbs Doubt Exists Gets Immediately Inevitably Journalist Learn Out Perception Police Public Speaking Talk Therefore Think Won Word]
Whether you're a newspaper journalist, a lawyer, a doctor. You have to organize your thoughts.
[ Doctor Journalist Lawyer Newspaper Organize Thoughts Whether Your]
In emerging democracies like Russia, in authoritarian states like Iran or even Yugoslavia, journalists play a vital role in civil society. In fact, they form the very basis of those new democracies and civil societies.
[ Authoritarian Basis Civil Democracies Emerging Even Fact Form Iran Journalists New Play Role Russia Societies Society States Those Very Vital Yugoslavia]
Look, three love affairs in history, are Abelard and Eloise, Romeo and Juliet and the American media and this President at the moment. But this doesn't matter over time. Reality will impinge. If his programs work, he's fine. If it doesn't work, all of the adulation of journalists in the world won't matter.
[ Adulation Affairs American Fine His History Journalists Juliet Look Love Matter Media Moment Over President Programs Reality Romeo Three Time Will Won Work World]
We journalists make it a point to know very little about an extremely wide variety of topics; this is how we stay objective.
[ Extremely How Journalists Know Little Make Objective Point Stay Topics Variety Very Wide]
Some of our best journalists take themselves even more seriously than the politicians they write about.
[ Best Even Journalists More Our Politicians Seriously Some Take Than Themselves Write]
The most important thing for anyone, I think, is to be engaged, whether you're an artist or a journalist is to be engaged in the process at some level.
[ Anyone Artist Engaged Important Journalist Level Most Process Some Thing Think Whether]
And I came away from that experience, and it was a very difficult experience - I came to understand that you have to practice at being a good father and practice at being a good husband, just as you have to practice at being a good journalist.
[ Away Being Came Difficult Experience Father Good Husband Journalist Just Practice Understand Very]
I want to go to college to study journalism. I want to speak French fluently, to travel. My mom was a journalist and it's in my blood.
[ Blood College Fluently French Go Journalism Journalist Mom Speak Study Travel Want]
Just look at who won the third debate between Bush and Gore. I knew Bush won, because people liked him more. People just didn't like Gore. But all the journalists thought Gore won big, he cleaned the guy's clock.
[ Because Between Big Bush Cleaned Clock Debate Gore Guy Him Journalists Just Knew Liked Look More Third Thought Won]
There have been trade-offs every day, every month, every year. There's a lot that I missed and I do have regrets in that area. But I have been able to bring to my family the richness of being a journalist.
[ Able Area Been Being Bring Day Every Family Journalist Lot Missed Month Regrets Richness Year]
Where journalists have gotten themselves in trouble over the last few decades is that their skepticism often extends only to American officials, the U.S. military and Republican politicians.
[ American Decades Extends Few Gotten Journalists Last Military Officials Often Only Over Politicians Republican Skepticism Their Themselves Trouble Where]
I'm not rational enough to be a good journalist.
[ Enough Good Journalist Rational]
Journalism is the protection between people and any sort of totalitarian rule. That's why my hero, admittedly a flawed one, is a journalist.
[ Admittedly Any Between Flawed Hero Journalism Journalist Protection Rule Sort Totalitarian Why]
My father was a motorsports journalist and a motorbike fan. He gave me my motocross bike.
[ Bike Fan Father Gave Journalist Motorbike]
If you're a good journalist, what you do is live a lot of things vicariously, and report them for other people who want to live vicariously.
[ Good Journalist Live Lot Other Report Them Things Vicariously Want]
I think people are smart enough to sort it out. They know when they're watching one of these food fight shows where journalists sit around and yell and scream at each other, versus serious issue reporting.
[ Around Each Enough Fight Food Issue Journalists Know Other Out Reporting Scream Serious Shows Sit Smart Sort These Think Versus Watching Where Yell]
In journalistic terms, syndication is equivalent to ascending to heaven on a pillar of cloud.
[ Ascending Cloud Equivalent Heaven Journalistic Pillar Syndication Terms]
Hype is the awkward and desperate attempt to convince journalists that what you've made is worth the misery of having to review it.
[ Attempt Awkward Convince Desperate Having Hype Journalists Made Misery Review Worth]
Perhaps the biggest problem in journalism is the cult divide between journalists and corporate owners.
[ Between Biggest Corporate Cult Divide Journalism Journalists Owners Perhaps Problem]
Most centrist Democrats... try to distance themselves from controversies that recall the 1960s. There are journalistic centrists as well, who avoid hard truths for the sake of acceptance and legitimacy.
[ Acceptance Avoid Centrist Controversies Democrats Distance Hard Journalistic Legitimacy Most Recall Sake Themselves Truths Try Well]
Things happened there that I don't think are the finest hours for anybody, whether it was a journalist, the legal system or, in that case of the political system, who would say that was an example of when Washington worked best.
[ Anybody Best Case Example Finest Happened Hours Journalist Legal Political Say System Things Think Washington Whether Worked Would]
In any event, the proper question isn't what a journalist thinks is relevant but what his or her audience thinks is relevant. Denying people information they would find useful because you think they shouldn't find it useful is censorship, not journalism.
[ Any Audience Because Censorship Denying Event Find Her His Information Journalism Journalist Proper Question Relevant Think Thinks Useful Would]
The things journalists should pay attention to are the issues the political leadership agrees on, rather than to their supposed antagonisms.
[ Agrees Antagonisms Attention Issues Journalists Leadership Pay Political Rather Should Supposed Than Their Things]
I recently did the David Letterman Show about my book. He was very serious and made no jokes and it caught me off guard a little bit. He was much more serious than some of the joke shows that journalists get on.
[ Bit Book Caught David Did Get Guard Joke Jokes Journalists Letterman Little Made More Much Off Recently Serious Show Shows Some Than Very]
Journalists, who are skeptical to begin with, simply do not like to be lied to or made fools of.
[ Begin Fools Journalists Lied Made Simply Skeptical]
I'm a lousy journalist.
[ Journalist Lousy]
Every poll shows that most journalists are Democrats.
[ Democrats Every Journalists Most Poll Shows]
I very much wanted to be accepted by my peers, to be considered a serious journalist.
[ Accepted Considered Journalist Much Peers Serious Very Wanted]
I'm not a photojournalist.
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I think it's a change that I did not intend at the time but it is clear that, from The Flower of My Secret on, there is a change in my films. A lot of the journalists have very generously attributed this to my growing maturity.
[ Attributed Change Clear Did Films Flower Generously Growing Intend Journalists Lot Maturity Secret Think Time Very]
I think for a young journalist, it's better to write for the Web at the moment than it is for print.
[ Better Journalist Moment Print Than Think Web Write Young]
Journalists are like dogs, when ever anything moves they begin to bark.
[ Anything Bark Begin Dogs Ever Journalists Moves]
My challenge was even greater as a journalist, because this was happening in my own backyard.
[ Backyard Because Challenge Even Greater Happening Journalist Own]
In so many interviews, they bring up the sexual aspect of the record. I've had some journalists say it sounds like I'm lying down in bed singing with a microphone. It gets so old!
[ Aspect Bed Bring Down Gets Had Interviews Journalists Lying Many Microphone Old Record Say Sexual Singing Some Sounds Up]
As a print journalist, you can be frustrated by people who don't call you back, parts of the story you can't get. TV gets you access to everyone because people call you back. It also allows you to satisfy your curiosity. I am a very curious person.
[ Access Allows Also Am Back Because Call Curiosity Curious Everyone Frustrated Get Gets Journalist Parts Person Print Satisfy Story Tv Very Your]
The homosexual community wants me to be gay. The heterosexual community wants me to be straight. Every writer thinks, I'm the journalist who's going to make him talk. I pray for them. I pray that they get a life and stop living mine!
[ Community Every Gay Get Going Heterosexual Him Homosexual Journalist Life Living Make Mine Pray Stop Straight Talk Them Thinks Wants Writer]
Journalists should denounce government by public opinion polls.
[ Denounce Government Journalists Opinion Polls Public Should]
CNN was one of the first news organizations in the world to train and equip its journalists before deploying them to dangerous areas.
[ Areas Before Cnn Dangerous Deploying Equip First Journalists News Organizations Them Train World]
I think any journalist who spends time in a place realizes that there are lots of stories around beyond their primary story. You meet so many interesting people and have all kinds of experiences.
[ Any Around Beyond Experiences Interesting Journalist Kinds Lots Many Meet Place Primary Realizes Spends Stories Story Their Think Time]
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.
[ Anonymous Because Editors Even Identification Insist Journalists Just Lazy More Ought Precise Remain Some Sources Sure Think Use]
I still have not given up the idea of becoming a journalist, but at 17 I decided to follow my heart and stay in Los Angeles with my girlfriend as opposed to going to Johns Hopkins.
[ Angeles Becoming Decided Follow Girlfriend Given Going Heart Hopkins Idea Johns Journalist Los Opposed Stay Still Up]
Why has the Democratic Party become so arrogantly detached from ordinary Americans? Though they claim to speak for the poor and dispossessed, Democrats have increasingly become the party of an upper-middle-class professional elite, top-heavy with journalists, academics and lawyers.
[ Academics Americans Become Claim Democratic Democrats Detached Dispossessed Elite Increasingly Journalists Lawyers Ordinary Party Poor Professional Speak Though Why]
Journalists are supposed to be skeptical, that's what keeps them digging rather than simply accepting the official line, whether it comes from government or corporate bureaucrats.
[ Accepting Bureaucrats Comes Corporate Digging Government Journalists Keeps Line Official Rather Simply Skeptical Supposed Than Them Whether]
As a journalist, the details always tell the story.
[ Always Details Journalist Story Tell]
But, I swear, they're turning Donna into Annie Hall this season. More ties. More suits. But they're also keeping her really motivated, ya know? Like, wanting to be a rock journalist. Wanting to be the first woman president.
[ Also Annie Donna First Hall Her Into Journalist Keeping Know More Motivated President Really Rock Season Suits Swear Ties Turning Wanting Woman Ya]
You know I take music seriously, right? So I expect journalists to take being a journalist seriously.
[ Being Expect Journalist Journalists Know Music Right Seriously Take]
Only two journalists followed the team around.
[ Around Followed Journalists Only Team Two]
And I think because of the passion of every English player and every English supporter, and every English journalist for the game, most of the game is played with passion, love for football and instinct, but in football you also have to think.
[ Also Because English Every Football Game Instinct Journalist Love Most Passion Played Player Supporter Think]
It's a little bit in the genes because my brother is a journalist and my father was a sports writer.
[ Because Bit Brother Father Genes Journalist Little Sports Writer]
Do I think I was put here on earth to be a journalist and to seek truth? No, I don't.
[ Earth Here Journalist Put Seek Think Truth]
I would never let myself knock out a journalist.
[ Journalist Knock Myself Never Out Would]
Judy Miller is the most innocent person in this case. I really thought that was outrageous that she was jailed and we needed as journalists to draw a line in the sand in a strong but thoughtful way.
[ Case Draw Innocent Jailed Journalists Judy Line Miller Most Needed Outrageous Person Really Sand She Strong Thought Thoughtful Way]
And as a result, I guess I'm just kind of a rubberneck. I'm kind of a - someone who likes to see things and likes to see these events and talk to the people who make them happen. But I don't think journalists are as important as the people they cover.
[ Cover Events Guess Happen Important Journalists Just Kind Likes Make Result See Someone Talk Them These Things Think]
A journalist is a person who has mistaken their calling.
[ Calling Journalist Mistaken Person Their]
For decades, the journalistic norm had been that the private lives of public officials remained private unless that life impinged on public performance.
[ Been Decades Had Journalistic Life Lives Norm Officials Performance Private Public Remained Unless]
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.
[ Become Being Editor Entrepreneur Found Going Had Interested Journalist Keep Magazine Order Really Soon Wanted]
A long life in journalism convinced me many presidents ago that there should be a large air space between a journalist and the head of a state.
[ Ago Air Between Convinced Head Journalism Journalist Large Life Long Many Presidents Should Space State]
I wanted to be a journalist, I thought it was glamorous and that I'd meet beautiful women in the rain.
[ Beautiful Glamorous Journalist Meet Rain Thought Wanted Women]
As a journalist, one tends to think there's nothing off limits.
[ Journalist Limits Nothing Off Tends Think]
I have to remind my dad, 'Journalists - no matter how many cigars they smoke with you - are not your friends, so don't talk to them.'
[ Cigars Dad Friends How Journalists Many Matter Remind Smoke Talk Them Your]
The biggest problem in rock journalism is that often the writer's main motivation is to become friends with the band. They're not really journalists; they're people who want to be involved in rock and roll.
[ Band Become Biggest Friends Involved Journalism Journalists Main Motivation Often Problem Really Rock Roll Want Writer]
And I wasn't a journalist any more than I was a trained nurse.
[ Any Journalist More Nurse Than Trained]
Journalists are accused of being lapdogs when they don't ask the hard questions, but then accused of being rude when they do. Good thing we have tough hides.
[ Accused Ask Being Good Hard Hides Journalists Questions Rude Then Thing Tough]
My comments are reserved for reputable journalists.
[ Comments Journalists Reputable Reserved]
I've learned in my years as a journalist that when a politician says 'That's ridiculous' you're probably on the right track.
[ Journalist Learned Politician Probably Ridiculous Right Says Track Years]
General Sherman looked upon journalists as a nuisance and a danger at headquarters and in the field, and acted toward them accordingly, then as throughout his great war career.
[ Accordingly Acted Career Danger Field General Great Headquarters His Journalists Looked Nuisance Sherman Them Then Throughout Toward Upon War]
Journalists belong in the gutter because that is where the ruling classes throw their guilty secrets.
[ Because Belong Classes Guilty Gutter Journalists Ruling Secrets Their Throw Where]
The sky is not burning, and to claim that it is amounts to journalistic malpractice... the press only promotes the global warming alarmists and ignores or minimizes those of us who are skeptical.
[ Amounts Burning Claim Global Ignores Journalistic Malpractice Only Press Promotes Skeptical Sky Those Us Warming]
U.S. journalists I don't think are very courageous. They tend to go along with the government's policy domestically and internationally. To question is seen as being unpatriotic, or potentially subversive.
[ Along Being Courageous Domestically Go Government Internationally Journalists Policy Potentially Question Seen Subversive Tend Think Unpatriotic Very]
Before acting, I wanted to become a journalist. I also toyed with the idea of being a chef - but that's only when people asked me what I wanted to be. In fact, I always used to say I wanted to be an actor, but I didn't ever believe that I was good enough to be come one.
[ Acting Actor Also Always Asked Become Before Being Believe Chef Come Enough Ever Fact Good Idea Journalist Only Say Toyed Used Wanted]
It's not the first time that I speak with American journalists. I've had meetings with many different newspapers and stations, and I've ha - never had a problem with meeting with American journalists.
[ American Different First Ha Had Journalists Many Meeting Meetings Never Newspapers Problem Speak Stations Time]
Politicians are just Daily Mail journalists writ large, aren't they? They're always telling us what's going to happen, and we know they don't know!
[ Always Daily Going Happen Journalists Just Know Large Mail Politicians Telling Us Writ]
I wait for death and journalists.
[ Death Journalists Wait]
I was in California when this journalist made a blanket statement about the fact that she did not think that black men and women had the kind of love relationship that Rebecca and Nathan had in Sounder.
[ Black Blanket California Did Fact Had Journalist Kind Love Made Men Nathan Relationship She Sounder Statement Think Women]
The recent history of Ukraine is replete with dead journalists, beaten journalists, news agencies being shut down, and politicians being injured or killed. Most are killed in mysterious auto accidents.
[ Accidents Agencies Auto Beaten Being Dead Down History Injured Journalists Killed Most Mysterious News Politicians Recent Replete Shut Ukraine]
I got asked by a freelance journalist to jump in front of Princess Diana's funeral. How pathetic is that? That would have been the stupidest thing on the planet.
[ Asked Been Diana Freelance Front Funeral Got How Journalist Jump Pathetic Planet Princess Stupidest Thing Would]
Once we thought, journalists and readers alike, that if we put together enough "facts" and gave them a fast stir, we would come up with something that, at least by the standards of short-order cooks, could be called the truth.
[ Alike Called Come Cooks Could Enough Facts Fast Gave Journalists Least Once Put Readers Something Standards Stir Them Thought Together Truth Up Would]
Probably having fallen in love with music and movies at a young age and then first learning about writing by kind of following the path of writers like Dave Marsh and Lester Bangs and being a rock journalist.
[ Age Bangs Being Dave Fallen First Following Having Journalist Kind Learning Lester Love Marsh Movies Music Path Probably Rock Then Writers Writing Young]
Month after month, Wizard Academy equips people who want to make a difference. This is why journalists and scientists and artists and educators and business owners and advertising professionals and ministers are attracted to our little school.
[ Academy Advertising After Artists Attracted Business Difference Educators Equips Journalists Little Make Ministers Month Our Owners Professionals School Scientists Want Why Wizard]
We journalists tell the public which way the cat is jumping. The public will take care of the cat.
[ Care Cat Journalists Jumping Public Take Tell Way Which Will]
Fidelity to the subject's thought and to his characteristic way of expressing himself is the sine qua non of journalistic quotation.
[ Characteristic Expressing Fidelity Himself His Journalistic Non Qua Quotation Sine Subject Thought Way]
Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them.
[ Alone Although Eat Journalists Live Sometimes Them Words]
That was par for the course but I also found that commissions were being canceled and in fact I considered this directly libelous - I write biographies for a living as well as being a journalist - for a non fiction book to be called fiction from beginning to end.
[ Also Beginning Being Biographies Book Called Canceled Commissions Considered Course Directly End Fact Fiction Found Journalist Living Non Par Well Were Write]
I don't think Capote loved Smith. But he did make a deep connection. It upset some people, because that had never been the approach to journalistic crime writing, to look into the mind of the killer.
[ Approach Because Been Capote Connection Crime Deep Did Had Into Journalistic Killer Look Loved Make Mind Never Smith Some Think Upset Writing]
No, there are no hard and fast rules about sources, no printed booklet to help journalists through.
[ Fast Hard Help Journalists Printed Rules Sources Through]
My emotional and intellectual response to Hiroshima was that the question of the social responsibility of a journalist was posed with greater urgency than ever.
[ Emotional Ever Greater Hiroshima Intellectual Journalist Posed Question Response Responsibility Social Than Urgency]
After working as a journalist I went to a writing program at Johns Hopkins. It was interesting because it was neither journalistic nor historical, but it emphasized writing style, and afterwards I was asked to write my first book.
[ After Afterwards Asked Because Book Emphasized First Historical Hopkins Interesting Johns Journalist Journalistic Neither Nor Program Style Went Working Write Writing]