49 Total Quotes

Rupert Murdoch Quotes

In motivating people, you've got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example - and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved.
Rupert Murdoch
#American Publisher #Example

The buck stops with the guy who signs the checks.
Rupert Murdoch
#American Publisher

We have furthered our strategy to leverage the unique competencies the company enjoys with its news, sports and entertainment assets to create a leading internet destination,
Rupert Murdoch
#Company

For better or for worse, our company (The News Corporation Ltd.) is a reflection of my thinking, my character, my values.
Rupert Murdoch
#Character

If I listened to some of my critics, News Corp would still be a small newspaper company in Australia.
Rupert Murdoch
#Company

Much of what passes for quality on British television is no more than a reflection of the narrow elite which controls it and has always thought that its tastes were synonymous with quality.
Rupert Murdoch
#American Publisher #Quality

I try to keep in touch with the details... I also look at the product daily. That doesn't mean you interfere, but it's important occasionally to show the ability to be involved. It shows you understand what's happening.
Rupert Murdoch
#American Publisher

Should Yahoo have betrayed a source like that? ... I think they were wrong.
Rupert Murdoch
#Betrayed

It is difficult, indeed dangerous, to underestimate the huge changes this revolution will bring or the power of developing technologies to build and destroy — not just companies but whole countries.
Rupert Murdoch
#Power

Make no mistake, ... Our commitment to this space will constitute a major part of this company's growth, profits and asset building over the next several years.
Rupert Murdoch
#Commitment

From media and telecommunications to I.T. and banking, Israeli technological advances are key contributors to the progress and strength of the global economy.
Rupert Murdoch
#Media

You can't build a strong corporation with a lot of committees and a board that has to be consulted every turn. You have to be able to make decisions on your own.
Rupert Murdoch
#American Publisher

Is there any other industry in this country which seeks to presume so completely to give the customer what he does not want?
Rupert Murdoch
#Country

have started to look like dying elephants.
Rupert Murdoch
#Dying

Tony Blair ... told me yesterday that he was in Delhi last week and he turned on the BBC World Service to see what was happening in New Orleans, and he said it was just full of hate at America and gloating about our troubles. That's pretty general throughout Europe today.
Rupert Murdoch
#Service

was committed solely to relaying the events fully, accurately and impartially.
Rupert Murdoch
#Events

And he said it was just full of hate of America and gloating about our troubles. And that was his government, well his government-owned thing,
Rupert Murdoch
#America

Israel in the World
Rupert Murdoch
#Israel

safeguard national culture.
Rupert Murdoch
#Culture

Our people can tell the difference.
Rupert Murdoch
#People

There is so much media now with the Internet and people, and so easy and so cheap to start a newspaper or start a magazine, there's just millions of voices and people want to be heard.
Rupert Murdoch
#American Publisher

sticky, fun and poised to be profitable.
Rupert Murdoch
#Fun

We've come to the end of that story , ... Life is too short to dwell on it.
Rupert Murdoch
#Life

This merger continues the strengthening of our various marketing opportunities to the benefit of advertisers who use all types of vehicles to get their message across to consumers whether it be through television, print or other marketing operations.
Rupert Murdoch
#Marketing

We see opportunities to participate in media developments across Europe.
Rupert Murdoch
#Media

This is a strategic move to further strengthen our book publishing business.
Rupert Murdoch
#Business

The internet is the fastest growing advertising market,
Rupert Murdoch
#Advertising

It has the fastest growing audience. More importantly, broadband proliferation is at last real, meaning the opportunity is now to grow exponentially the distribution of our vast video content in news, sports and general entertainment.
Rupert Murdoch
#Meaning