Walter Cronkite Quotes

Walter Cronkite Quotes: There is a compulsion that is perhaps the heart of life's meanings, this marvelous mystery of blood ties that brings joy whenever a new family member comes on the scene.
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Walter Cronkite Quote: Never before probably has the need for interfaith commitment been nearly as great as it is at this very moment.
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Quotes about Walter Cronkite: Our job is only to hold up the mirror - to tell and show the public what has happened.
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Quote about Walter Cronkite: As anchorman of the CBS Evening News, I signed off my nightly broadcasts for nearly two decades with a simple statement:
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Walter Cronkite Sayings: Putting it as strongly as I can, the failure to give free airtime for our political campaigns endangers our democracy.
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Walter Cronkite Saying: I am neither Republican nor Democrat. I am a registered independent because I find that I cast my votes not on the basis of party loyalty but on the issues of the moment and my assessment of the candidates.
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Sayings about Walter Cronkite: I sort of think in a way that many of us young reporters who had the opportunity to go overseas for our organizations were kind of, in a sense, war profiteers. We were enhancing our careers while covering that terrible conflict.
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Saying about Walter Cronkite: I'm a romanticist in many ways. I never get behind the wheel of my boat and dropping the anchor without saying to myself, secretly giving my orders to the crew
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Walter Cronkite Quotes: I was lucky enough to have one of the first high school classes in the country.
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Walter Cronkite Quote: I don't think people ought to believe only one news medium. They ought to read and they ought to go to opinion journals and all the rest of it. I think it's terribly important that this be taught in the public schools, because otherwise, we're gonna get to a situation because of economic pressures and other things where television's all you've got left. And that would be disastrous. We can't cover the news in a half-hour event evening. That's ridiculous.
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Quotes about Walter Cronkite: The ruling class is the rich. . . . And those people are so able to manipulate our democracy that they really control the democracy.
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Quote about Walter Cronkite: It seems to rise again when the crisis times come, and this is a time of most severe crisis, as we all know, not just for the history of the United States and the survival indeed of our democracy, but for the future peace of the world. And never before probably has the need for interfaith commitment been nearly as great as it is at this very moment.
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Walter Cronkite Sayings: So now the question is, basically, right now, how will the Osama Bin Laden tape affect the election? And I have a feeling that it could tilt the election a bit. In fact, I'm a little inclined to think that Karl Rove, the political manager at the White House, who is a very clever man, that he probably set up bin Laden to this thing.
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