A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
Depend upon yourself. Make your judgement trustworthy by trusting it. You can develop good judgement as you do the muscles of your body - by judicious, daily exercise. To be known as a man of sound judgement will be much in your favor.
Does the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes, to the very end. Will the day's journey take the whole long day? From morn to night, my friend.
Eighteen holes of match play will teach you more about your foe than 18 years of dealing with him across a desk.
For when the one great scorer comes
To write against your name,
He writes not that you won or lost,
But how you played the game.
I await the hour when a journalist can be driven from the press room for venal practices, as a minister can be unfrocked, or a lawyer disbarred.
Kindness in ourselves is the honey that blunts the sting of unkindness in another.
Memorable Quotations: Journalists
Journalists of the Past (Kindle Book)