17 Total Quotes

J. Liebling Quotes

Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one.
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#American Journalist

People everywhere confuse what they read in newspapers with news.
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#American Journalist #News

The function of the press in society is to inform, but its role in society is to make money.
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#American Journalist #Money

Chicago seems a big city instead of merely a large place.
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#American Journalist

Henry Miller may write about revelers self-woven into a human hooked rug, because his ecstasy is solemn.
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#Self

I take a grave view of the press. It is the weak slat under the bed of democracy.
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#American Journalist #Bed

I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster than anybody who can write better.
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#Quote of the Day #Famous #Writers And Writing

The way to write is well, and how is your own business.
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#American Journalist #Business

An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.
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#American Journalist #Food

If you just try long enough and hard enough, you can always manage to boot yourself in the posterior.
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#American Journalist