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The press is like the peculiar uncle you keep in the attic -
by G. Gordon Liddy

The press is like the peculiar uncle you keep in the attic -
just one of those unfortunate things.
- G. Gordon Liddy

They were afraid, never having learned what I taught myself:
Defeat the fear of death and welcome the death of fear.
- G. Gordon Liddy

Defeat the fear of death and welcome the death of fear.
- G. Gordon Liddy

Why is it there are so many more horses' asses than there are horses?
- G. Gordon Liddy

 

Obviously crime pays, or there'd be no crime.
- G. Gordon Liddy

If I can go from burglar for the government to talk show host,
you can go from entertainer to congressman.
- G. Gordon Liddy

Man's task is to become conscious of the contents
that press upward from the unconscious.
- Carl Jung

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The most important service rendered
by the press and the magazines
is that of educating people
to approach printed matter with distrust.
- Samuel Butler

The function of the press in society is to inform,
but its role in society is to make money.
- A. J. Liebling

I was showing early symptoms of becoming a professional baseball man.
I was lying to the press.
- Roger Kahn

Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one.
- A. J. Liebling

If you press me to say why I loved him,
I can say no more than because he was he,
and I was I. - Michel de Montaigne

When asked for your views, by the press or others,
remember that what they really want to know is the President's views.
- Donald Rumsfeld

Me, I'd prefer to have a good reputation rather than
getting press for being scandalous,
getting drunk in public, staying out late and so on.
- Sophia Bush

You won't have Nixon to kick around anymore,
because, gentlemen, this is my last press conference.
- Richard M. Nixon

I don't read the press, I don't watch endless music TV.
- Ed O'Brien

The press briefing today I believe has lost much of its usefulness.
- Marlin Fitzwater

We had so much press, and then they get bored...
I think we've done well to keep going.
- Emma Anderson

There are some people that the press like to pick on
and not just the gay press,
but the press in general.
And some people, the press just doesn't care about at all.
- Nathan Lane

The printing press is the greatest weapon in the armoury of the modern commander.
- T. E. Lawrence

I wish I was having as much fun as the press reports said I had.
- Sheryl Crow

I think it's time for the people and the press,
in particular, to be more vigilant about not giving
equal weight to lies as they give the truth.
- Joe Wilson

We did a lot of press for the last film and now for this one.
We don't rest on our laurels.
- Shawn Wayans

Hastiness and superficiality are the psychic diseases of the 20th century,
and more than anywhere else this disease is reflected in the press.
- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

I'm very much in support of the free press,
but the free press ought to be educational and informative.
And I believe they have fallen down recently on that.
- Sam Dash

Think of the press as a great keyboard on which the government can play.
- Joseph Goebbels

They handled it very badly.
It was disappointing and very humiliating.
John York was very rude.
He never consulted with me over what he said to the press.
- Louise Jameson

You can think you've made it and yet the next day's
press will always be waiting for you,
the public will always ask more of you.
In short, you can always do better!
- Giorgio Armani

The crusades of Vietnam and Watergate seemed like a good idea at the time,
even a noble one, not only to the press but perhaps
to a majority of Americans.
- Howard Fineman

Europe has a press that stresses opinions;
America a press,
radio, and television that emphasize news.
- James Reston

If we could have somehow stayed away from the public and the press,
it might have been different, but every private issue
seemed to be played out on the front page.
- Marla Maples

People who are funny and smart and return phone calls
get much better press than people who are just funny and smart.
- Howard Simons

The press is like the air, a chartered libertine.
- William Pitt

The most censored speech in America today is not flag-burning,
pornography, or the press.
- Phyllis Schlafly

What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.
- Wendell Phillips

Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a
means to the end of achieving a free society.
- Felix Frankfurter

The American people are entitled to see the president
and to hear his views directly,
and not to see him only through the press.
- Richard M. Nixon

When I really young yet feeling very old,
I offered up a lot of myself to the press;
I knew it was good copy.
- Diane Lane

Over in the UK, the music press can be brutal.
They can say wonderful things about you one week,
and the next week, you're in the can.
- Enya

The only difference between suicide and martyrdom is press coverage.
- Chuck Palahniuk

Numerous politicians have seized absolute power and muzzled the press.
Never in history has the press seized absolute power
and muzzled the politicians.
- David Brinkley

A free press can, of course, be good or bad,
but, most certainly without freedom,
the press will never be anything but bad.
- Albert Camus

In contrast to what most prosecutors do,
we try to treat all individuals with complete fairness.
We do not go out and hold press conferences and the like.
- Kenneth Starr

The paramedic called the press and sold me like a loaf of bread.
This was news, and he wanted to be the one to report it.
- Charlie Sheen

I am convinced that dealing intelligently with the
press is of the greatest importance to the success
and effectiveness of a humanitarian mission.
- Alvin Adams

People in the fashion industry have used the press
a lot more than people in the film industry,
because you have nothing to sell except for the image:
The image is everything.
- Elle Macpherson

All presidents rail against the press.
It goes with the turf.
- Helen Thomas

You're damned if you're too thin and you're damned if you're too heavy.
According to the press I've been both.
Its impossible to satisfy everyone and I suggest we stop trying.
- Jennifer Aniston

I condemn the national gay press for its emphasis on consumerism.
- Harry Hay

I thought the Secret Service would protect me from the press,
but they were at my house to protect me from assassins with guns,
not with assassins with pencils.
- Michael Reagan

The printing press was at first mistaken for an engine
of immortality by everybody except Shakespeare.
- Marshall McLuhan

There is no truth which the prophets press more steadily
upon Israel than that all their national life lies
in the sight and on the care of God.
- George A. Smith

A press card does not provide you with an invisible shield.
You're flesh and blood.
- Jessica Savitch

The press is the hired agent of a monied system,
and set up for no other purpose than to tell lies where
their interests are involved.
One can trust nobody and nothing.
- Henry B. Adams

With the press there is no "off the record."
- Donald Rumsfeld

Much is forgiven anyone who relieves the desperate
boredom of the working press.
- William Weld

The mainstream press and television do a very soft
job of covering the press,
either as corporate entities or as news organizations.
- Sydney Schanberg

I'll have the music, and then I'll just turn the microphone on,
press Play and Record and sing.
And whatever comes out ends up being the melody.
- Phil Collins

Press on!
for in the grave there is no work and no device.
Press on!
while yet you may.
- Nathaniel Parker Willis

As far as the press is concerned, they're going to
say what they want to say.
Probably about 10-15 percent of the time It's accurate.
- Justin Timberlake

We were the victims of the new producer but what annoyed
me was they told the press we were leaving before us.
- Louise Jameson

The only thing I do worry about is that the more films
I do the more visible I am going to become as a personality
because of press and because of the sheer quantity of films.
- Vincent D'Onofrio

The press has met their Waterloo, and it's Obama.
- Rush Limbaugh

To the contrary, I think we bent over backwards to
press for elections and for democratic reform.
- John Negroponte

The press should be not only a collective propagandist
and a collective agitator,
but also a collective organizer of the masses.
- Vladimir Lenin

Small things have a way of overmastering the great.
This small press can destroy a kingdom.
- Sonya Levien

There is a kind of courtesy in skepticism.
It would be an offense against polite conventions to
press our doubts too far.
- George Santayana

God is not a cosmic bellboy for whom we can press a button to get things.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

When I go to the press conference before the game,
in my mind the game has already started.
- Jose Mourinho

The power of the periodical press is second only to that of the people.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

Every time I am in danger of believing the glamour of my own press,
some incident inevitably brings me back to earth.
- Jessica Savitch


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