Edward R. Murrow Quotes

Edward R. Murrow Quotes: We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. We must remember always that accusation is not proof and that conviction depends upon evidence and due process of law. We will not walk in fear, one of another. We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason, if we dig deep in our history and our doctrine, and remember that we are not descended from fearful men
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Edward R. Murrow Quote: We are in the same tent as the clowns and the freaks-that's show business.
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Quotes about Edward R. Murrow: We're not descended from fearful men - not from men who feared to write, to speak, to associate, and to defend causes that were, for the moment, unpopular.
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Quote about Edward R. Murrow: I simply cannot accept that there are, on every story, two equal and logical sides to an argument.
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Edward R. Murrow Sayings: Language is the memory of man. Without it he has no past, a paltry present, and an empty future. With it he can bring his dreams to life.
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Edward R. Murrow Saying: Except for those who think in terms of pious platitudes or dogma or narrow prejudice (and those thoughts we aren't interested in), people don't speak their beliefs easily, or publicly.
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Sayings about Edward R. Murrow: Most of them [American politicians] are men of undoubted charm, ability, and incredible energy, and yet too often they lack purpose or appetite for anything beyond their own careers. With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved.
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Saying about Edward R. Murrow: One of the basic troubles with radio and television news is that both instruments have grown up as an incompatible combination of show business, advertising and news. Each of the three is a rather bizarre and demanding profession. And when you get all three under one roof, the dust never settles.
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Edward R. Murrow Quotes: If we were to do the Second Coming of Christ in color for a full hour, there would be a considerable number of stations which would decline to carry it on the grounds that a Western or a quiz show would be more profitable.
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Edward R. Murrow Quote: Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.
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