Edward R. Murrow Quotes

- Notable Edward R. Murrow Quotes Index -

Born: April 25, 1908, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Pawling, New York, USA, April 27, 1965
Occupation: Author

1.
A satellite has no conscience.
- Edward R. Murrow

2.
Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.
- Edward R. Murrow

3.
The newest computer can merely compound, at speed, the oldest problem in the relations between human beings, and in the end the communicator will be confronted with the old problem, of what to say and how to say it.
- Edward R. Murrow

4.
The politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved.
- Edward R. Murrow

5.
The speed of communications is wondrous to behold. It is also true that speed can multiply the distribution of information that we know to be untrue.
- Edward R. Murrow

6.
We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
- Edward R. Murrow

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