Walter Cronkite Quotes

Top 54 wise famous quotes and sayings by Walter Cronkite

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Walter Cronkite quotes: The perils of duck hunting are great - especially for the duck. The perils of duck hunting are great - especially for the duck.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Be kind to an old man. Be kind to an old man.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Justice was born outside the home and a long way from it; and it has never been adopted there Justice was born outside the home and a long way from it; and it has never been adopted there
Walter Cronkite quotes: I was lucky enough to have one of the first high school classes in the country. I was lucky enough to have one of the first high school classes in the country.
Walter Cronkite quotes: I'd like to be a song and dance man. I'd like to be a song and dance man.
Walter Cronkite quotes: There's a little more ego involved in these jobs than people might realize. There's a little more ego involved in these jobs than people might realize.
Walter Cronkite quotes: We know that no one should tell a woman she has to bear an unwanted child. We know that religious beliefs cannot define patriotism. We know that no one should tell a woman she has to bear an unwanted child. We know that religious beliefs cannot define patriotism.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Dan Rather and I just aren't especially chummy. Dan Rather and I just aren't especially chummy.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Interviewing friends is a tough one. Your duty to the interview must transcend your friendship. Occasionally you'll lose a friend. Interviewing friends is a tough one. Your duty to the interview must transcend your friendship. Occasionally you'll lose a friend.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Our task is not to tell the truth; we are opinion molders. Our task is not to tell the truth; we are opinion molders.
Walter Cronkite quotes: America's health care system is neither healthy, caring, nor a system. America's health care system is neither healthy, caring, nor a system.
Walter Cronkite quotes: We cannot defer this responsibility to posterity. Time will not wait. We cannot defer this responsibility to posterity. Time will not wait.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Putting it as strongly as I can, the failure to give free airtime for our political campaigns endangers our democracy. Putting it as strongly as I can, the failure to give free airtime for our political campaigns endangers our democracy.
Walter Cronkite quotes: The sweet smell of the South, of Camellias and Azaleas, clings to Beaufort's ancient and historic buildings. The sweet smell of the South, of Camellias and Azaleas, clings to Beaufort's ancient and historic buildings.
Walter Cronkite quotes: And that's the way it is. And that's the way it is.
Walter Cronkite quotes: We're living in a state where no one can trust his telephone conversations, nor even his personal conversations in a room, in a bar or anywhere else. We're living in a state where no one can trust his telephone conversations, nor even his personal conversations in a room, in a bar or anywhere else.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Objective journalism and an opinion column are about as similar as the Bible and Playboy magazine. Objective journalism and an opinion column are about as similar as the Bible and Playboy magazine.
Walter Cronkite quotes: I'm still ready to go to the moon, if they'll take me. I'm still ready to go to the moon, if they'll take me.
Walter Cronkite quotes: Television ... is not a substitute for print. Television ... is not a substitute for print.
Walter Cronkite quotes: I am dumbfounded that there hasn't been a crackdown with the libel and slander laws on some of these would-be writers and reporters on the Internet. I am dumbfounded that there hasn't been a crackdown with the libel and slander laws on some of these would-be writers and reporters on the Internet.
Walter Cronkite quotes: The profession of journalism ought to be about telling people what they need to know - not what they want to know. The profession of journalism ought to be about telling people what they need to know - not what they want to know.
Walter Cronkite quotes: People who understand music hear sounds that no one else makes when Frank Sinatra sings. People who understand music hear sounds that no one else makes when Frank Sinatra sings.
Walter Cronkite quotes: I think he [composer Joe Raposo] was the first man who kissed me on the cheek. I think he [composer Joe Raposo] was the first man who kissed me on the cheek.
Walter Cronkite quotes: The invasion of Iraq was illegal from the start. The invasion of Iraq was illegal from the start.
Walter Cronkite quotes: I can't imagine a person becoming a success who doesn't give this game of life everything he's got. I can't imagine a person becoming a success who doesn't give this game of life everything he's got.
Walter Cronkite quotes: I asked [my doctors] if I'd be able to play singles tennis and they said I could. That made me very happy since I haven't played in five years. I asked [my doctors] if I'd be able to play singles tennis and they said I could. That made me very happy since I haven't played in five years.
Walter Cronkite quotes: I am in a position to speak my mind. And that is what I propose to do. I am in a position to speak my mind. And that is what I propose to do.