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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.
Walter Lippmann
Exaggeration of every kind is as essential to journalism as it is to dramatic art, for the object of journalism is to make events go as far as possible
Arthur Schopenhauer
I hope we never live to see the day when a thing is as bad as some of our newspapers make it
Will Rogers
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever
Oscar Wilde
Journalism is popular, but it is popular mainly as fiction. Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers is another.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Journalism justifies its own existence by the great Darwinian principle of the survival of the vulgarist
Oscar Wilde
Journalism largely consists of saying "Lord Jones is Dead" to people who never knew that Lord Jones was alive.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them
Adlai E. Stevenson
Junk journalism is the evidence of a society that has got at least one thing right, that there should be nobody with the power to dictate where responsible journalism begins
Tom Stoppard
Media is a word that has come to mean bad journalism
Graham Greene
Most rock journalism is people who can not write interviewing people who can not talk
Frank Zappa
No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist
Karl Kraus
Rock journalism is people who can't write interviewing people who can't talk for people who can't read
Frank Zappa
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable, and literature is not read
Oscar Wilde
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything. Except what is worth knowing. Journalism, conscious of this, and having tradesman-like habits, supplies their demands.
Oscar Wilde
There can be no higher law in journalism than to tell the truth and to shame the devil - remain detached from the great
Walter Lippmann
There is much to be said in favour of modern journalism. By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, it keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.
Oscar Wilde
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