Edward R. Murrow Quotes

Top 40 wise famous quotes and sayings by Edward R. Murrow

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Edward R. Murrow quotes: No one can terrorize a whole nation, unless we are all his accomplices. No one can terrorize a whole nation, unless we are all his accomplices.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: The speed of communications is wondrous to behold. It is also true that speed can multiply the distribution of information that we know to be untrue. The speed of communications is wondrous to behold. It is also true that speed can multiply the distribution of information that we know to be untrue.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Good night, and good luck. Good night, and good luck.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: The politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved. The politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: I would like television to produce some itching pills rather than this endless outpouring of tranquilizers.. I would like television to produce some itching pills rather than this endless outpouring of tranquilizers..
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Our major obligation is not to mistake slogans for solutions. Our major obligation is not to mistake slogans for solutions.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Most truth's are so naked that people feel sorry for them and cover them up, at least a little bit. Most truth's are so naked that people feel sorry for them and cover them up, at least a little bit.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar. Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: A satellite has no conscience. A satellite has no conscience.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. When the loyal opposition dies, I think the soul of America dies with it. We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. When the loyal opposition dies, I think the soul of America dies with it.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason. We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Just once in a while let us exalt the importance of ideas and information. Just once in a while let us exalt the importance of ideas and information.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Don't be deluded into believing that the titular heads of the networks control what appears on their networks. They all have better taste. Don't be deluded into believing that the titular heads of the networks control what appears on their networks. They all have better taste.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer. The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: The real crucial link in the international exchange is the last three feet, which is bridged by personal contact, one person talking to another. The real crucial link in the international exchange is the last three feet, which is bridged by personal contact, one person talking to another.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: It is almost impossible to substitute intelligence for experience. It is almost impossible to substitute intelligence for experience.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Language is the memory of man. Without it he has no past, a paltry present, and an empty future. With it he can bring his dreams to life. Language is the memory of man. Without it he has no past, a paltry present, and an empty future. With it he can bring his dreams to life.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Learn your language well and command it well, and you will have the first component to life. Learn your language well and command it well, and you will have the first component to life.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: We are to a large extent an imitative society. We are to a large extent an imitative society.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: People say conversation is a lost art; how often I have wished it were. People say conversation is a lost art; how often I have wished it were.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: The only thing that counts is the right to know, to speak, to think - that, and the sanctity of the courts. Otherwise it's not America. The only thing that counts is the right to know, to speak, to think - that, and the sanctity of the courts. Otherwise it's not America.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: To be credible we must be truthful. To be credible we must be truthful.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home. We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: A thing of orchestrated hell-a terrible symphony of light and flame. A thing of orchestrated hell-a terrible symphony of light and flame.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: We will not be driven by fear ... if we remember that we are not descended from fearful men. We will not be driven by fear ... if we remember that we are not descended from fearful men.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: All I can hope to teach my son is to tell the truth and fear no man. All I can hope to teach my son is to tell the truth and fear no man.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudicesjust recognize them. Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudices
just recognize them.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: Fame is morally neutral. Fame is morally neutral.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: I simply cannot accept that there are, on every story, two equal and logical sides to an argument. I simply cannot accept that there are, on every story, two equal and logical sides to an argument.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: A nation of sheep will beget a government of wolves. A nation of sheep will beget a government of wolves.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: We cannot make good news out of bad practice. We cannot make good news out of bad practice.
Edward R. Murrow quotes: A blur of blinks, taps, jiggles, pivots and shifts ... the body language of a man wishing urgently to be elsewhere. A blur of blinks, taps, jiggles, pivots and shifts ... the body language of a man wishing urgently to be elsewhere.