“I became a journalist to come as close as possible to the heart of the world.”

Henry Luce

“In the English language, it all comes down to this: Twenty-six letters, when combined correctly, can create magic. Twenty -six letters form the foundation of a free, informed society.”

John Grogan

“Journalism can never be silent: That is its greatest virtue and its greatest fault. It must speak, and speak immediately, while the echoes of wonder, the claims of triumph and the signs of horror are still in the air.”

Henry Anatole Grunwald

“I do not agree with what you have to say, but I’ll defend to the death your right to say it.”

Voltaire

“Writing well means never having to say, ‘I guess you had to be there.’ ”

Jef Mallett