The column's worked out great for me. I've gotten a ton of ego satisfaction, had a lot of fun, won a batch of prizes and occasionally done some public good.
— Allan Sloan

I get up in the morning with an idea for a three-volume novel and by nightfall it's a paragraph in my column.
Don Marquis columns quote

Newspaper readership is declining like crazy. In fact, there's a good chance that nobody is reading my column.
— Dave Barry

Teamwork is better than isolation, especially for a columnist.
— Allan Sloan

The actor who lets the dust accumulate on his Ibsen, his Shakespeare, and his Bible, but pores greedily over every little column of theatrical news, is a lost soul.
— Minnie Maddern Fiske