I keep reading between the lies.
Author: Goodman Ace
Profession: American Author, Radio Personality
A newspaper is a circulating library with high blood pressure.
Author: Arthur Baer
Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets.
Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)
Profession: French General, Emperor
A newspaper is the lowest thing there is.
Author: Richard J. Daley
They are so filthy and bestial that no honest man would admit one into his house for a water-closet doormat.
Author: Charles Dickens (1812-1870)
Profession: British Novelist
Headlines twice the size of the events.
Author: John Galsworthy (1867-1933)
Profession: British Novelist, Playwright
Don't be afraid to make a mistake, your readers might like it.
Author: William Randolph Hearst (1863-1951)
Profession: American Newspaper Publisher
In these times we fight for ideas and newspapers are our fortress.
Author: Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)
Profession: German Poet, Journalist
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing, but newspapers.
Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate for a moment to prefer the latter.
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely happier for it.
The advertisements are the most truthful part of a newspaper.
I'll give anything for a good copy now, be it true or false, so it be news.
Author: Ben Johnson (1600-)
Profession: British Clergyman, Poet
Newspapers always excite curiosity. No one ever puts one down without the feeling of disappointment.
Author: Charles Lamb (1775-1834)
Profession: British Essayist, Critic
Once a newspaper touches a story the facts are lost forever, even to the protagonists.
Author: Norman Mailer (1923)
Profession: American Author