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Indecent Quotes

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Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune.
For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure
in events that dismay the rest of humanity.
- Russell Baker

Related topics: Politics

Half the world is composed of idiots,
the other half, of people clever enough
to take indecent advantage of them.
- Walter Kerr

I don't see how an article of clothing can be indecent.
A person, yes.
- Robert A. Heinlein

No one today knows what is indecent.
- Jack Valenti

 

If you don't believe in God, all you have to believe in is decency.
Decency is very good.
Better decent than indecent.
But I don't think it's enough.
- Harold MacMillan

These funerals always appear to me the more indecent in a populous city,
from the total indifference of the beholders,
and the perfect unconcern with which they are beheld.
- Karl Philipp Moritz

The refined punishments of the spiritual mode are usually
much more indecent and dangerous than a good smack.
- David Herbert Lawrence

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Yes, you are running businesses, and yes,
we understand and accept that, but surely there must
be a level beyond which profit from news is simply indecent.
- Christiane Amanpour

There are those who so dislike the nude that they find
something indecent in the naked truth.
- F. H. Bradley

It is a maudlin and indecent verity that comes out
through the strength of wine.
- Joseph Conrad

I don't think there's one thing I've ever said on the
radio that would have been found indecent or obscene.
- Howard Stern

Our cautious ancestors, when yawning,
blocked the way to the entrance of evil spirits by
putting their hands before their mouths.
We find a reason for the gesture in the delicacy of
manner which forbids an indecent exposure.
- George H. Mead

Just this week, my husband proposed a plan for schools
and libraries to develop their own plans to keep children
from finding indecent material on the Internet as an
alternative to a Congressional proposal that would
require a federally mandated solution.
- Tipper Gore

I really detest movies like Indecent Proposal and Pretty
Woman because they send a message to women that sleeping
with a rich man is the ultimate goal and really that's such a small part of it.
- Laura Kightlinger

There are certain times I don't want my picture taken.
If my wife's stepping out of a car and it looks like
it's going to come out an indecent picture,
don't I have a right to object?
- Bobby Darin

I have noticed, with much distress, the excessive wartime
activity of the investigating bureaus of Congress and the administration,
with their impertinent and indecent searching out of
the private lives and the past political beliefs of individuals.
- Wendell Willkie

I believe in equality for everyone,
except reporters and photographers.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I'm afraid we'll see reporters stop chasing quotes
around the same time dogs stop chasing cars.
- Daniel Okrent

Many people have their reputations as reporters and
analysts because they are on television,
batting around conventional wisdom.
A lot of these people have never reported a story.
- Bob Woodward

I was sent there by the Free Congress Committee,
headed by Paul Weyrich.
Fred Smith and I were sent down as observers,
with reporters' credentials, so we could witness the events.
- Dixie Lee Ray

There have been as many investigative reporters on
this newspaper working on Clinton's many problems as
I can remember there were working on Watergate.
- Ben Bradlee

Our embedded reporters during the war agreed to guidelines
established by the military.
- Jim Walton

Black reporters are as capable of racism as anyone else.
- Julian Bond

Presenting statues of honor to reporters for covering
an earthquake is like presenting a first prize to a
doctor for performing surgery.
- Phil Donahue

Reporters used to be blue-collar; at the Globe now,
it's practically required that you have a trust fund.
- Howie Carr

I know a lot of reporters certainly will go to jail
to defend confidential sources.
Some have even gone to jail for an issue like this.
But I can't say that's the norm.
- Floyd Abrams

Reporters often forget that athletes are human beings.
- Willie Stargell

Most reporters who come to me get their stories directly from press releases.
Very few do what one would consider to be their professional duty.
- Joey Skaggs

Here's a little newsflash for those reporters and commentators:
I'm not going to Washington to seek their good opinion.
I'm going to Washington to serve this great country.
- Sarah Palin

I'd get into a room and disappear into the woodwork.
Now the rooms are so crowded with reporters getting
behind-the-scenes stories that nobody can get behind-the-scenes stories.
- Theodore White

I imagine a lot of people tune in simply to watch reporters
get bitch-slapped by Mother Nature,
and frankly, who can blame them?
- Anderson Cooper

The nature of journalism has been the enemy of idealism
and the source of cynicism among American reporters
and editors throughout our history.
- Richard Harwood

We don't really need reviewers, just first-night reporters
who will tell us faithfully whether or not the audience liked the show.
- Carroll O'Connor

I envision a future where there'll be 300 million reporters,
where anyone from anywhere can report for any reason.
It's freedom of participation absolutely realized.
- Matt Drudge

While many people think that we as reporters are whining
and that this is a time of war,
we are really the conveyors of truth in a very critical
time and people need to know that truth.
- Judd Rose

I know there are reporters who ridicule pundits.
- Daniel Okrent

There aren't enough good journalists.
There are too many who really weren't groomed to be reporters and,
as a result, some of the reporting is shallow.
- Will McDonough

War is big and there are only so many reporters and
only so many places for their words and images to appear.
Choices are made constantly.
- Bruce Jackson

The written tone and the spoken tone change and the
reporters' disbelief in the veracity of the government
spreads to the readers and the viewers.
- Roger Mudd

When I was a little boy I used to borrow my father's hat,
and make a press card to stick in the hat band.
That was the way reporters were always portrayed in the movies.
- Charles Kuralt

In Iraq, embedding allows us to put reporters in situations
that would otherwise be too dangerous for them.
- Jim Walton

I hated my brief fame.
We had TV vans camped outside my house,
reporters hounded me...
people i'd know for years started treating me differently.
- Malcolm Wilson

The gallery in which the reporters sit has become a
fourth estate of the realm.
- Thomas B. Macaulay

My guess is more reporters probably vote Democrat than Republican -
just because I think reporters are smart.
- Jerry Springer

We are the recorders and reporters of facts -
not the judges of the behaviors we describe.
- Alfred Kinsey

Mr. Luskin also says that Rove did not knowingly disclose
classified information and did not tell any reporters
that Valerie Plame worked for the C.I.A.
- Michael Isikoff

Do you know what White House correspondents call actors
who pose as reporters? Anchors.
- Jay Leno

The Bush administration works closely with a network
of rapid response digital brownshirts who work to pressure
reporters and their editors for 'undermining support for our troops.'
- Al Gore

It's a weird scene.
You win a few baseball games and all of a sudden you're
surrounded by reporters and TV men with cameras asking
you about Vietnam and race relations.
- Vida Blue

The only people who say worse things about politicians
that reporters do are other politicians.
- Andy Rooney

These newspaper reporters...
ever since Sullivan versus New York Times...
have got a license to lie.
- Edward Bennett Williams

War coverage should be more than a parade of retired
generals and retired government flacks posing as reporters.
- Amy Goodman

More and more movies have been pressured to allow reporters
and TV cameras to come onto the set while you're working,
and I find that a real violation.
- Holly Hunter

The meat-and-potatoes work of world journalism is performed
by the wire service reporters.
- Bob Greene

I'm not going to have some reporters pawing through our papers.
We are the president.
- Hillary Clinton

Some people continue to pretend that anchor people are reporters.
- Peter Jennings

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

The point is, the political reporters are the ones
who no longer understand the ritual they are covering.
They keep searching for political meanings in the tepid
events when a convention is now essentially a human drama and only that.
- William Greider

I had an idea in the beginning to do a book about some
of the events that I had covered,
just various stories that I've covered.
Reporters spend a lot of time telling each other tales
about how they covered stories,
and that's what this book started out to be.
- Bob Schieffer

I will say that the idea of a woman being deceptive
came from that original discussion with critics and
reporters about if woman could do that kind of thing.
Evelyn, herself, grew out of the discussions about
how capable women are of deceit and lying and manipulation.
- Neil LaBute

Reporters no longer ask for verification,
thus they print charges no matter how outlandish they may seem,
and once having done that, when the truth comes out,
it's buried in the back page or never makes it on the air at all.
- Dixie Lee Ray

And one of the things I've tried to do in my first
months in office is to give more Georgians -
reporters and members of the general public alike -
a closer look at how their government works.
- Roy Barnes

I used to get letters from girl reporters saying that
their lives were nowhere near as exciting as Brenda's.
I told them that if I made Brenda's life like theirs,
nobody would read it.
- Dale Messick

There is a curious relationship between a candidate
and the reporters who cover him.
It can be affected by small things like a competent press staff,
enough seats, sandwiches and briefings and the ability to understand deadlines.
- Ronald Steel

The Defense Department's plan to ban newspaper reporters
from pool coverage of military operations is incredible.
It reveals the administration to be out of touch with journalism,
reality and the First Amendment.
- Arthur Ochs Sulzberger

The legions of reporters who cover politics don't want
to quit the clash and thunder of electoral combat for
the dry duty of analyzing the federal budget.
As a consequence, we have created the perpetual presidential campaign.
- Hugh Sidey

Clinton...
believes that the Washington Press Corps is so out
of touch that it is absolutely inconceivable that reporters
would understand the issues that people are really
dealing with in their lives.
- Bob Woodward

The Red Sox are a curious thing because so much here is media driven.
You can't go fire half your scouts here because they
are all friends with the local reporters.
Your life is going to hell in the papers.
- Michael Lewis

The senior officer who met with reporters in Baghdad
said there had been 21 car bombings in the capital in May,
and 126 in the past 80 days.
All last year, he said, there were only about 25 car bombings in Baghdad.
- Rich Lowry

It wasn't glamorous in my day.
In the regions, reporters were seen as such low life
that they didn't merit their name in the Radio Times.
Now people are interested in being famous.
I never gave it a thought.
- Kate Adie

I think some of the best reporters are the ones who
can really illustrate the differences between societies,
at the same time trying to connect the fact that there
are a lot of shared values in addition to those differences.
- John Pomfret


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