Famous quotes by Editors

Quotes by editors can give valuable understanding right into the world of publishing and the craft of creating. From the wisdom of skilled professionals to the enthusiasm of brand-new editors, these words of wisdom can help guide authors on their journey to success. Whether you're a skilled writer or simply starting, these quotes by editors can offer important advice and also motivation. From the value of editing to the power of collaboration, these words of knowledge can aid you come to be a better writer as well as editor.
Small: Its important that people know what you stand for. Its equally important that they know what you wont stand fo
Mary H. Waldrip
"It's important that people know what you stand for. It's equally important that they know what you won't stand for"
Mary H. Waldrip, Editor
Small: A laugh is a smile that bursts
Mary H. Waldrip
"A laugh is a smile that bursts"
Mary H. Waldrip, Editor
Small: Grandchildren are Gods way of compensating us for growing old
Mary H. Waldrip
"Grandchildren are God's way of compensating us for growing old"
Mary H. Waldrip, Editor
Small: Always rise from the table with an appetite, and you will never sit down without one
Horace Greeley
"Always rise from the table with an appetite, and you will never sit down without one"
Horace Greeley, Editor
Small: The news is staged, anticipated, reported, analyzed until all interest is wrung from it and abandoned for some
"The news is staged, anticipated, reported, analyzed until all interest is wrung from it and abandoned for some new novelty"
Thomas Griffith, Editor
Small: Peace without justice is tyranny
"Peace without justice is tyranny"
William Allen White, Editor
Small: Apathy is a sort of living oblivion
Horace Greeley
"Apathy is a sort of living oblivion"
Horace Greeley, Editor
Small: I never said all Democrats were saloonkeepers what I said was all saloonkeepers are Democrats
Horace Greeley
"I never said all Democrats were saloonkeepers; what I said was all saloonkeepers are Democrats"
Horace Greeley, Editor
Small: Managing bottom-up change is its own art
"Managing bottom-up change is its own art"
Kevin Kelly, Editor
Small: Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest
Denis Diderot
"Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of the last priest"
Denis Diderot, Editor
Small: My success was not based so much on any great intelligence but on great common sense
"My success was not based so much on any great intelligence but on great common sense"
Helen Gurley Brown, Editor
Small: Money, if it does not bring you happiness, will at least help you be miserable in comfort
"Money, if it does not bring you happiness, will at least help you be miserable in comfort"
Helen Gurley Brown, Editor
Small: But in a turbulent environment the change is so widespread that it just routes around any kind of central auth
"But in a turbulent environment the change is so widespread that it just routes around any kind of central authority. So it is best to manage the bottom-up change rather than try to institute it from the top down"
Kevin Kelly, Editor
Small: We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory. Our senses are so many strings that are struck by surr
Denis Diderot
"We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory. Our senses are so many strings that are struck by surrounding objects and that also frequently strike themselves"
Denis Diderot, Editor
Small: Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions - it only guarantees equality of opportunity
"Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions - it only guarantees equality of opportunity"
Irving Kristol, Editor
Small: Here Lies Julius Schwartz. He met his last deadline
"Here Lies Julius Schwartz. He met his last deadline"
Julius Schwartz, Editor
Small: This job certainly doesnt win you a huge amount of friends, I accept that, but it is very enjoyable, and deep
"This job certainly doesn't win you a huge amount of friends, I accept that, but it is very enjoyable, and deep down I think it's probably quite a worthwhile job"
Ian Hislop, Editor
Small: Everybodys for democracy in principle. Its only in practice that the thing gives rise to stiff objections
"Everybody's for democracy in principle. It's only in practice that the thing gives rise to stiff objections"
Meg Greenfield, Editor
Small: The first duty of a newspaper is to be accurate. If it be accurate, it follows that it is fair
"The first duty of a newspaper is to be accurate. If it be accurate, it follows that it is fair"
Herbert Bayard Swope, Editor
Small: I think he had a strange, passionate devotion to the truth and a horror at what he saw going on
"I think he had a strange, passionate devotion to the truth and a horror at what he saw going on"
Ben Bradlee, Editor
Small: I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity
"I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity"
Diana Vreeland, Editor
Small: An actor without a playwright is like a hole without a doughnut
"An actor without a playwright is like a hole without a doughnut"
George Jean Nathan, Editor
Small: I think every age has a medium that talks to it more eloquently than the others. In the 19th century it was sy
"I think every age has a medium that talks to it more eloquently than the others. In the 19th century it was symphonic music and the novel. For various technical and artistic reasons, film became that eloquent medium for the 20th century"
Walter Murch, Editor
Small: Gail didnt want me commenting on the opinion pages. I was hired by the news department and, despite the rabid
"Gail didn't want me commenting on the opinion pages. I was hired by the news department and, despite the rabid assertions of the Times' enemies and detractors, the two really have nothing to do with each other"
Daniel Okrent, Editor
Small: When someone sings his own praises, he always gets the tune too high
Mary H. Waldrip
"When someone sings his own praises, he always gets the tune too high"
Mary H. Waldrip, Editor
Small: Go West, young man, and grow up with the country
Horace Greeley
"Go West, young man, and grow up with the country"
Horace Greeley, Editor
Small: Ease up, the play is over
Horace Greeley
"Ease up, the play is over"
Horace Greeley, Editor
Small: I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample underfoot
Horace Greeley
"I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample underfoot"
Horace Greeley, Editor
Small: Go west, young man
Horace Greeley
"Go west, young man"
Horace Greeley, Editor
Small: There is no bigotry like that of free thought run to seed
Horace Greeley
"There is no bigotry like that of "free thought" run to seed"
Horace Greeley, Editor
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