24 Total Quotes

Aaron Brown Quotes

People sometimes think we're a bunch of wacky thrill seekers, ... And no one who has listened to the words you've spoken or the tone of your voice could possibly think that now.
Aaron Brown
#People

Truth no longer matters in the context of politics and, sadly, in the context of cable news.
Aaron Brown
#News

We are in the business of gathering the news. We're not in the business of talking about the news.
Aaron Brown
#American Journalist #Business

He was that guy who lived and breathed it. He should have had another 10 years' worth of stories to tell.
Aaron Brown
#Worth

Jeanne conveyed a human being's view of what she saw. Her reporting was incredibly solid. Her humanity was incredibly real. The marriage of those two elements helped viewers understand the desperate situation.
Aaron Brown
#Humanity

What planet have these people been living on?
Aaron Brown
#Living

TV news is what you want it to be, and if you want it to be different, take a look at what you watch.
Aaron Brown
#American Journalist #News

Television is the most perfect democracy. You sit there with your remote control and vote.
Aaron Brown
#American Journalist #Control

No one wants to hear the truth if it isn't what they want to hear.
Aaron Brown
#American Journalist #Truth

All false: I like gambling, the system was not cheating, and it was simple. But you're getting my side of the story here. It's my book; let those guys write their own books if they like. ... The cheaters stacked the deck, but cheaters are always the easiest people to beat.
Aaron Brown
#Cheating

Finance can only be understood as a gambling game, and gambling games can only be understood as a form of finance. Many people have no trouble accepting the first part: They believe Wall Street is a big casino. When New York introduced off-track betting in 1971, it chose the slogan 'If you're in the stock market, you might find this a better bet,'?
Aaron Brown
#Finance

[Jones tried to put race aside, focusing her outrage on charging] the government has not allocated the resources. ... Now, look, here's the question, OK? And then we'll end this. Do you think the reason that they're not there or the food is not there or the cruise ships aren't there or all this stuff that you believe should be there, isn't this a matter of race and/or class?
Aaron Brown
#Government

I saw what he could do at a Texas track meet in high school. I knew what he could do on the edge. What surprised me was what he did up the middle. I was impressed he didn't go down on the first hit.
Aaron Brown
#School

Black and White in America.
Aaron Brown
#America

I have no problem with the security. ... It's something that must be done for the times in which we live, ... Safety first.
Aaron Brown
#Security

This is about a search for the truth,
Aaron Brown
#Truth

There are still an awful lot of assets that have been evaporated but not written down. People are looking for a quarter with bad news so they can write it all off at once. Asset quality is lower than it has ever been.
Aaron Brown
#People

I have been incredibly impressed by the humanity of the coverage.
Aaron Brown
#Humanity

My God. There are no words.
Aaron Brown
#God

I have no problem with the security... It's something that must be done for the times in which we live. Safety first.
Aaron Brown
#American Journalist