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The genius of the United States is not best or most in its executives or legislatures, nor in its ambassadors or authors or colleges, or churches, or parlors, nor even in its newspapers or inventors, but always most in the common people.


Walt Whitman


#authors #best #churches #colleges #common

Every author really wants to have letters printed in the papers. Unable to make the grade, he drops down a rung of the ladder and writes novels.


P. G. Wodehouse


#down #drops #every #grade #ladder

My high-school papers, my college-application essays, read like Norman Mailer packed in a crunchy-peanut-butter sandwich.


James Wolcott


#high-school #like #mailer #norman #norman mailer

God, newspapers have been making up stories forever. This kind of trifling and fooling around is not a function of the New Journalism.


Tom Wolfe


#been #fooling #forever #function #god

Newspapers that are truly independent, like The Washington Post, can still aggressively investigate anyone or anything with no holds barred.


Bob Woodward


#anyone #anything #barred #holds #independent

I was once hired to write a column for 'The Guardian' and then got fired before I'd submitted my first one. That was unusual. Most newspapers wait until I've written at least one piece for them before firing me.


Toby Young


#column #fired #firing #first #got

It was 1966 by the time I started taking pictures seriously and books, newspapers and magazines of the time were full of great pictures that helped to inspire me.


Fay Godwin


#by the time #full #great #helped #i

Our country, if you read the 'Federalist Papers,' is about disagreement. It's about pitting faction against faction, divided government, checks and balances. The hero in American political tradition is the man who stands up to the mob - not the mob itself.


Jonah Goldberg


#against #american #balances #checks #country

I won't say that the papers misquote me, but I sometimes wonder where Christianity would be today if some of those reporters had been Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.


Barry Goldwater


#christianity #had #i #john #luke

To judge from all Communist papers, magazines and brochures, and from all public assemblies, one might even surmise that a revolt of the poor peasants in Western Europe might break out at any moment!


Herman Gorter


#assemblies #break #communist #europe #even






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