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A magazine or a newspaper is a shop.
by John Jay Chapman

A magazine or a newspaper is a shop.
Each is an experiment and represents a new focus,
a new ratio between commerce and intellect.
- John Jay Chapman

Good government is the outcome of private virtue.
- John Jay Chapman

All progress is experimental.
- John Jay Chapman

The world of politics is always twenty years behind the world of thought.
- John Jay Chapman

 

Our goodness comes solely from thinking on goodness;
our wickedness from thinking on wickedness.
We too are the victims of our own contemplation.
- John Jay Chapman

Too much agreement kills the chat.
- John Jay Chapman

Benevolence alone will not make a teacher,
nor will learning alone do it.
The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent,
and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.
- John Jay Chapman

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Wherever you see a man who gives someone else's corruption,
someone else's prejudice as a reason for not taking action himself,
you see a cog in The Machine that governs us.
- John Jay Chapman

I want to find someone on the earth so intelligent
that he welcomes opinions which he condemns.
- John Jay Chapman

People who love soft methods and hate iniquity forget this;
that reform consists in taking a bone from a dog.
Philosophy will not do it.
- John Jay Chapman

The reason for the slow progress of the world seems to lie in a single fact.
Every man is born under the yoke, and grows up beneath
the oppressions of his age.
- John Jay Chapman

It is three and a half hours long, four characters
wide and a cesspool deep.
- John Jay Chapman

Everybody in America is soft, and hates conflict.
The cure for this, both in politics and social life,
is the same - hardihood.
Give them raw truth.
- John Jay Chapman

The present in New York is so powerful that the past is lost.
- John Jay Chapman

Politics is organized hatred, that is unity.
- John Jay Chapman

A vision of truth which does not call upon us to get out of our armchair -
why,
this is the desideratum of mankind.
- John Jay Chapman

People get so in the habit of worry that if you save
them from drowning and put them on a bank to dry in
the sun with hot chocolate and muffins they wonder
whether they are catching cold.
- John Jay Chapman

It costs a lot to sue a magazine, and it's too bad
that we don't have a system where the losing team has
to pay the winning team's lawyers.
- Carol Burnett

Hubert Humphrey talks so fast that listening to him
is like trying to read Playboy magazine with your wife turning the pages.
- Barry Goldwater

A photographer without a magazine behind him is like a farmer without fields.
- Norman Parkinson

It may be that my most helpful contributions to music
aren't my compact discs but my articles about other
great singers of the past for American Heritage magazine.
- Susannah McCorkle

If God had meant Harvard professors to appear in People magazine,
She wouldn't have invented The New York Review of Books.
- Anna Quindlen

Currently I am working on another three books,
doing a lot of magazine work, am shooting for fifteen stock agencies,
plus my own photo library - all this keeps me quite busy!
- Nigel Dennis

I got $30 from Nation magazine for a poem and $500
for my first book of poems.
- Jim Harrison

In a man-to-man fight, the winner is he who has one
more round in his magazine.
- Erwin Rommel

He is not someone who went off to play in Europe and
only a few Americans follow.
He has the potential to be on magazine covers and more newspaper coverage.
- Lamar Hunt

I wanted to be an editor or a journalist,
I wasn't really interested in being an entrepreneur,
but I soon found I had to become an entrepreneur in
order to keep my magazine going.
- Richard Branson

Yeah, the New York Times is very intellectual and very,
very prestigious, but it doesn't reach the market that People magazine does.
- Edward James Olmos

Far more thought and care go into the composition of
any prominent ad in a newspaper or magazine than go
into the writing of their features and editorials.
- Marshall McLuhan

I couldn't open up a magazine, you couldn't read a newspaper,
you couldn't turn on the TV without hearing about the
obesity epidemic in America.
- Morgan Spurlock

She got the magazine on a Wednesday morning,
and on Thursday announced our marriage was over.
- David Gest

How valuable NBC Magazine was in my career is questionable.
- Jessica Savitch

I just read that Time magazine cover story with all
this information about how you have to have your kids
by the time you're 12 or it's all over.
Please.
- Jill Clayburgh

I'd say my happiest moment as an actress came when
I learned I'd won the Look Magazine Best Supporting
Actress Award for 1956 in The Killing.
- Marie Windsor

I'm always really surprised by people who are comfortable
revealing all of their secrets on TV or in a magazine.
It's actually quite shocking to me.
- Annabella Sciorra

You shouldn't presume that all quotes that are in a
magazine or a newspaper are accurate.
- Andrew Card

Writers would submit scripts to me, and if I liked
one well enough to submit to magazine editors,
I had the know-how whether the story was good or bad.
- Julius Schwartz

When People magazine called me, I did the job on Ansel.
I'm older than Ansel and he has to mind me.
- Imogen Cunningham

Being on the cover of a magazine with my son is the best thing ever.
It took me 18 years to get my first cover,
he gets one at 8 months.
- Cindy Margolis

I wrote for a weekly magazine and then edited a literary magazine,
but I did not really feel comfortable with the profession of journalism itself.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Even if you can't draw, do a little doodle or rip an
illustration from a magazine -
these visuals will help bring your idea to life.
- John Emmerling

The Rockwell magazine cover was more a part of the
American reality than a record of it.
- Arthur C. Danto

I have the LIFE magazine of the men walking on the moon.
- Christa McAuliffe

Dogs get lost hundreds of times and no one ever notices
it or sends an account of it to a scientific magazine.
- Edward Thorndike

I think in conventional magazine wisdom,
you need to have a redesign every decade or so.
- Timothy White

My greatest thrill was the day Mad magazine spoofed 'Ghost.'
- Jerry Zucker

Virtually every magazine, newspaper,
TV station and cable channel is owned by a big corporation,
and they've squashed stories that they don't want the public to know about.
- Tom Scholz

In fact my son subscribes to Pro Bull Rider magazine.
- Chris LeDoux

I find it exhausting to administer a magazine without an office or paid staff.
- John Barton

I was the executive editor on a little magazine called Greek Accent,
whose only claim to fame is that its art director went
on to be the art director of Discover for many years.
- Jane Haddam

A magazine is simply a device to induce people to read advertising.
- James Collins

Far From Home was also my idea from a magazine I'd seen.
- Jim Capaldi

Life magazine ran a page featuring me and three other
girls that was clearly the precursor of Sports Illustrated swimsuit issues.
- Esther Williams

I just saw a copy of a cover of a magazine that I'm on,
and it's very weird and unusual.
- Mia Kirshner

I've been on the cover of every magazine in the world.
- Janice Dickinson

They said this is Vanity Fair, and I said,
Oh, I already take the magazine.
They said Annie Leibovitz wants to take your picture and I thought,
How nice!
- Shirley Knight

The public relations warriors fought and lost Monte
Carlo's Battle of the Magazine Covers.
- John Vinocur

I see myself on the cover of a magazine and I don't
think that it looks like me at all.
My first-ever photo shoot was for the cover of a lads' magazine.
- Elize Du Toit

Then I started to do furniture and interiors for a
friend and just to get stuff in a magazine,
and then slowly started to build up and started to doing exhibitions.
- Marc Newson

My very first magazine cover was the National Enquirer.
- Carrie Underwood

I was asked about doing a nude shoot for men's magazine GQ.
I thought it was the funniest thing I'd ever heard.
- Julie Walters

I always wrote; my first story was published in the
magazine The American Girl when I was 11.
- Sara Paretsky

I'm in the studio 24 hours a day.
It's true that once you get a certain level of success,
you become a target.
Talk magazine should be ashamed of themselves.
- Puff Daddy

My mother had taken me to photographer Paul Hesse,
who used some of my pictures on magazine covers.
- Margaret O'Brien

If anybody reads a story in a magazine or book,
different pictures compete in their minds.
- Vincente Minnelli

Open a magazine from the 1930s and '40s and look at the illustrations in it.
There's nobody alive that could touch the way they could draw back then.
- John Kricfalusi

Now that I'm older, I like almost anything that's done well,
even surf music and instrumentals; I really enjoyed
the interviews with the Ventures in your magazine.
- John Fogerty

Well, I grew up around the magazine and was part of
a generation that was embracing our sexuality.
- Christie Hefner

Usually if nobody hates a piece, nobody loves it,
either; and a magazine which sets itself the goal of
provoking thought is not doing its job if everybody
agrees with what it does.
- Stanley Schmidt

Early on, I found the attention completely embarrassing.
I'd cringe if I saw my picture on the cover of a magazine.
- Julie Christie

For me, just being on the cover of a magazine wasn't enough.
I began to think, what value is there in doing something
in which you have no creative input?
- Elle Macpherson


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