14 Total Quotes

Harold Evans Quotes

The camera cannot lie, but it can be an accessory to untruth.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist

In journalism it is simpler to sound off than it is to find out. It is more elegant to pontificate than it is to sweat.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist #Journalism

The purpose of the book is to see what happened to America; both to the people in it, and to its relationships with the rest of the world.
Harold Evans
#America

The Bible of Photojournalism
Harold Evans
#The bible

It's a story of terrific heroism (with) many, many dramatic stories of individuals,
Harold Evans
#Heroism

By the end of this century, of course, America is the dominant world power, economically and militarily, and it has not only enlarged the freedoms of its own citizens -- which was very circumscribed in 1889 -- but by 1989 it has enlarged the freedoms of millions and millions of people around the world.
Harold Evans
#America

Jon takes a lot of pride in providing the best water possible and this has really been bothering him.
Harold Evans
#Pride

Actions are always more complex and nuanced than they seem. We have to be willing to wrestle with paradox in pursuing understanding.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist

Attempting to get at truth means rejecting stereotypes and cliches.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist

For 50 years my father worked for the railroad.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist

I think America has a brilliant future.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist

Throughout America's young history there has been a necessary tension between the individual and the group.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist

When I first came to the United States in 1956 I fell in love with things - mainly the vitality and the freedoms.
Harold Evans
#British Journalist