Facts about Rupert Murdoch

USA Flag

Summary

Rupert Murdoch is a famous Publisher from USA, he/she is 86 years old and still alive, born March 11, 1931.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac pisces, who is known for Fluctuation, Depth, Imagination, Reactive, Indecisive. Our collection contains 24 quotes who is written / told by Rupert, under the main topics: Business, Change.

Here is some other popular authors who lived in the same timeframe: George Will, Khaleda Zia, Clive James, Tom Metzger, Joe Namath, Mike Ditka, Martin Yan, Didier Drogba, Řystein Stray Spetalen, Billy Zane, Whitfield Diffie, Twyla Tharp, Richard Scaife, Maria Cantwell, Rachel Corrie, Amy Lee, John C. Reilly, Slash, Amanda Peet, Shannon Hoon

Famous quotes by Rupert Murdoch (24)


Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"You can't build a strong corporation with a lot of committees and a board that has to be consulted every turn. You have to be able to make decisions on your own"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"When I hear something going wrong, I insist on it being put right"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"We've got to lift our game tremendously. We'll sell our business news and information in print, we'll sell it to anyone who's got a cable system, and we'll sell it on the Web"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"There is so much media now with the Internet and people, and so easy and so cheap to start a newspaper or start a magazine, there's just millions of voices and people want to be heard"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"The buck stops with the guy who signs the checks"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Somebody talked me into writing an autobiography about six or seven years ago. And I said I'd try. We talked into a tape recorder, and after a couple of months, I said, To hell with it. I was so depressed. It was like saying, 'This is the end.' I was more interested in what the hell was coming the next day or the next week"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"So long as I can stay mentally alert - inquiring, curious - I want to keep going. I love my wife and my children, but I don't want to sit around at home with them. We go on safaris and things like that. I can do that for a couple of weeks a year. I'm just not ready to stop, to die"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Our reputation is more important than the last hundred million dollars"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"No one's going to be able to operate without a grounding in the basic sciences. Language would be helpful, although English is becoming increasingly international. And travel. You have to have a global attitude"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"My worry about the New York Times is that it's got the only position as a national elitist general-interest paper. So the network news picks up its cues from the Times. And local papers do too. It has a huge influence. And we'd love to challenge it"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Much of what passes for quality on British television is no more than a reflection of the narrow elite which controls it and has always thought that its tastes were synonymous with quality"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Journalists should think of themselves as outside the Establishment, and owners can't be too worried about what they're told at their country clubs"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"It's a libel to say that I use my newspapers to support my other business interests. The fact is, I haven't got any other business interests"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"In motivating people, you've got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example - and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I'm not looking for a legacy, and you'll never shut up the critics. I've been around 50 years. When you're a catalyst for change, you make enemies - and I'm proud of the ones I've got"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I'm not a knee-jerk conservative. I passionately believe in free markets and less government, but not to the point of being a libertarian"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I'm a strange mixture of my mother's curiosity; my father, who grew up the son of the manse in a Presbyterian family, who had a tremendous sense of duty and responsibility; and my mother's father, who was always in trouble with gambling debts"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I'm a catalyst for change. You can't be an outsider and be successful over 30 years without leaving a certain amount of scar tissue around the place"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I try to keep in touch with the details... I also look at the product daily. That doesn't mean you interfere, but it's important occasionally to show the ability to be involved. It shows you understand what's happening"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I think a newspaper should be provocative, stir 'em up, but you can't do that on television. It's just not on"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I can go into restaurants and a whole table will get up and clap if they recognize me, because they love Fox News. Other places - or even the same place - people will turn the other way"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I am amazed that CNN can't get its act together"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"CNN is pretty consistently on the left, if you look at their choice of stories, what they play up. It's not what they say. It's what they highlight"


Comments