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David Halberstam - Quotes

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Memory is often less about the truth than about what we want it to be. ---->>>

If you're a reporter, the easiest thing in the world is to get a story. The hardest thing is to verify. The old sins were about getting something wrong, that was a cardinal sin. The new sin is to be boring. ---->>>

No publisher in America improved a paper so quickly on so grand a scale, took a paper that was marginal in qualities and brought it to excellence as Otis Chandler did. ---->>>

Nixon, who spent much of his career attacking the press and saying he was a victim of the press, was in fact created by the press, in this case the L.A. Times. ---->>>

With the marketing pressures driving the book world today, it's much easier to get the author of a memoir on a television show than a serious novelist. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-10, 1934
Birthplace:
Die: 04-23, 2007
Occupation: Journalist
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David Halberstam (April 10, 1934 – April 23, 2007) was an American journalist and historian, known for his work on the Vietnam War, politics, history, the Civil Rights Movement, business, media, American culture, and later, sports journalism. He won a Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 1964 (wikipedia)