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  • Bill Moyers
    Bill Moyers
    American journalist 1934-
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    A journalist is basically a chronicler, not an interpreter of events. Where else in society do you have the license to eavesdrop on so many different conversations as you have in journalism? Where else can you delve into the life of our times?
  • Bryce Courtenay
    Bryce Courtenay
    South African-Australian advertising director and novelist 1933-2012
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    Advertising was only meant to be a very small part of my life. I had intended that I would work extensively in journalism for about five or six years and then I'd become a writer.
  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
    American television journalist 1937-
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    And after about two years, I realized that creative writing was not going to help you ace those biological tests. So I switched over to journalism. I didn't graduate with honors, but I did graduate on time and with some doing.
  • Bob Costas
    Bob Costas
    American sportscaster 1952-
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    Any good broadcast, not just an Olympic broadcast, should have texture to it. It should have information, should have some history, should have something that's offbeat, quirky, humorous, and where called for it, should have journalism, and judiciously it should also have commentary. That's my ideal.
  • Bill Keller
    Bill Keller
    American journalist 1949-
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    Choosing my favorite moment in journalism would be like picking a favorite among my children. I can't pick one favorite.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
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    Environmental concern is now firmly embedded in public life: in education, medicine and law; in journalism, literature and art.
  • Bobby Ghosh
    Bobby Ghosh
    Indian-born American journalist and commentator
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    Even before I joined journalism, I knew that this is what I wanted to do. Tintin was an early inspiration.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
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    I see journalists as the manual workers, the laborers of the word. Journalism can only be literature when it is passionate.
  • Tom Stoppard
    Tom Stoppard
    Czech Playwright 1937-
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    I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.
  • Aaron McGruder
    Aaron McGruder
    American writer, lecturer and producer 1974-
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    I want the news delivered unbiased. I thought that was the whole point with journalism.
  • Annie Leibovitz
    Annie Leibovitz
    American portrait photographer 1949-
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    I've created a vocabulary of different styles. I draw from many different ways to take a picture. Sometimes I go back to reportage, to journalism.
  • Ben Bradlee
    Ben Bradlee
    American journalist 1921-2014
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    If an investigative reporter finds out that someone has been robbing the store, that may be 'gotcha' journalism, but it's also good journalism.
  • Hunter S. Thompson
    Hunter S. Thompson
    American journalist 1939-
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    If I'd written all the truth I knew for the past ten years, about 600 people - including me - would be rotting in prison cells from Rio to Seattle today. Absolute truth is a very rare and dangerous commodity in the context of professional journalism.
  • Anthony Sampson
    Anthony Sampson
    British writer and journalist 1926-2004
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    In America journalism is apt to be regarded as an extension of history: in Britain, as an extension of conversation.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever.
    Source: The Soul of Man Under Socialism (1891)
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