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Newspapers Quotes

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

Profession:

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

Profession:

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.

Author: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

Profession: Third President of the USA

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.

Author: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

Profession: Third President of the USA

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely happier for it.

Author: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

Profession: Third President of the USA

The advertisements are the most truthful part of a newspaper.

Author: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

Profession: Third President of the USA

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