1. 10

    Freedom of the press belongs to the man who owns one.

  2. 9

    Any city may have one period of magnificence, like Boston or New Orleans or San Francisco, but it takes a real one to keep renewing itself until the past is perennially forgotten.

  3. 8

    I met a keen observer who gave me a tip: 'If you run across a restaurant where you often see priests eating with priests, or sporting girls with sporting girls, you may be confident that it is good. Those are two classes of people who like to eat well and get their money's worth.'

  4. 7

    Inconsiderate to the last, Josef Stalin, a man who never had to meet a deadline, had the bad taste to die in installments.

  5. 6

    The function of the press in society is to inform, but its role in society is to make money.

  6. 5

    Freedom of the press is limited to those who own one.

  7. 4

    I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster than anybody who can write better.

  8. 3

    Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one.

  9. 2

    An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.

  10. 1

    People everywhere confuse what they read in newspapers with news.

  11. Last Update: 28 September 2022

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