quote by Wendell Phillips

What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.

— Wendell Phillips

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Printing press quote Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.

Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.

We can put television in its proper light by supposing that Gutenberg's great invention had been directed at printing only comic books.

The freedom of the press should be inviolate.

Printing press quote Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don

Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't.

The U.S. government has a technology, called a printing press (or, today, its electronic equivalent), that allows it to produce as many U.S. dollars as it wishes at essentially no cost.

The government can't create jobs; they'll destroy jobs trying to do it. The government doesn't have any money; all they have is a printing press. We need to free markets to create jobs; if the government wants to help, they should reduce their burden on the economy.

Stock dealers and banking companies, by the aid of a paper system, are enriching themselves to the ruin of our country, and swaying the government by their possession of the printing presses, which their wealth commands and by any other means, not always honorable to the character of our countrymen.

Printing press quote Press forward. Do not stop. Do not linger in your journey, but strive for the ma

Press forward. Do not stop. Do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you.

One, I have a wonderful publisher, Black Sparrow Press;

as long as they exist, they will keep me in print. And they claim they sell very respectable numbers of my books, so I guess, and it's true, every place I go, my books are in libraries and on bookshelves.

The printing press is the greatest weapon in the armoury of the modern commander.

We live in a dirty and dangerous world.

There are some things the general public does not need to know, and shouldn't. I believe democracy flourishes when the government can take legitimate steps to keep its secrets and when the press can decide whether to print what it knows.

Printing press quote Growing you own food is like printing your own money!

Growing you own food is like printing your own money!

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Since the printing press came into being, poetry has ceased to be the delight of the whole community of man; it has become the amusement and delight of the few.

If another Messiah was born he could hardly do so much good as the printing-press.

Ink is the blood of the printing-press.

Woe to that nation whose literature is disturbed by the intervention of power.

Because that is not just a violation against "freedom of print," it is the closing down of the heart of the nation, a slashing to pieces of its memory.

It is production that creates purchasing power, not the printing press!

Paper money is made of cotton, and I'm long cotton, by the way.

One reason I'm long cotton is because Dr. Bernanke is out there running the printing presses as fast as he can.

If another Messiah was born he could hardly do so much good as the printing-press.

And so it is to the printing press--to the recorder of mans deeds, the keeper of his conscience, the courier of his news-- that we look for strength and assistance, confident that with your help man will be what he was born to be: free and independent.

The coming of the motion picture was as important as that of the printing press.

Architecture is the printing-press of all ages, and gives a history of the state of the society in which it was erected, from the cromlech of the Druids to those toy-shops of royal bad taste

In one sense, the Internet is like the discovery of the printing press, only it's very different. The printing press gave us access to recorded knowledge. The Internet gives us access, not just to knowledge, but to the intelligence contained in people's crania, access to the intelligence of people on a global basis.

The most important service rendered by the press and the magazines is that of educating people to approach printed matter with distrust.

The printing press is either the greatest blessing or the greatest curse of modern times, sometimes one forgets which it is.

There are no checks and balances if the gov is wrong.

If a private entrepreneur makes a mistake, he goes bankrupt, the losses are cut; if he bets wrong, he loses; if the gov bets wrong, they just get bigger, they just appropriate more money. It's a bottomless pit, because they either get it from the tax payers or run it off a printing press.

The full impact of printing did not become possible until the adoption of the Bill of Rights in the United States with its guarantee of freedom of the press. A guarantee of freedom of the press in print was intended to further sanctify the printed word and to provide a rigid bulwark for the shelter of vested interests.

Freedom of the press, or, to be more precise, the benefit of freedom of the press, belongs to everyone – to the citizen as well as the publisher… The crux is not the publisher’s ‘freedom to print’; it is, rather, the citizen’s ‘right to know.’

The press is not only free, it is powerful.

That power is ours. It is the proudest that man can enjoy.

The book she had been reading was under her pillow, pressing its cover against her ear as if to lure her back into its printed pages.

People's social networks do not consist only of people they see face to face.

In fact, social networks have been extending because of artificial media since the printing press and the telephone.

Perceval Press a publishing house I founded in 2002 and it's still going strong.

Strong for us means not so many books per year, but each one we very carefully design and print.

I'm called an oral historian, which is something of a joke.

Oral history was here long before the pen, long before Gutenberg and the printing press. The difference is I have a tape recorder in my hand.

The quintessential exercise of free speech in a culture supposedly built on that concept and dedicated to it, the Internet's development is as historically important to humanity perhaps even more so as Gutenberg 's invention of the printing press.

It did not take long after the rise of the commercial printing press before someone figured out that erotic novels were a good idea. ... It took people another 150 years to even think of the scientific journal.

People leave imprints on our lives, shaping who we become in much the same way that a symbol is pressed into the page of a book to tell you who it comes from. Dogs, however, leave paw prints on our lives and our souls, which are as unique as fingerprints in every way.

On our earth, before writing was invented, before the printing press was invented, poetry flourished. That is why we know that poetry is like bread; it should be shared by all, by scholars and by peasants, by all our vast, incredible, extraordinary family of humanity.

The printing press is either the greatest blessing or the greatest curse of modern times, sometimes one forgets which it is.

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