Eric Sevareid - Quotes

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Better to trust the man who is frequently in error than the one who is never in doubt.

Better to trust the man who is frequently in error than the one who is never in doubt.

The difference between the men and the boys in politics is, and always has been, that the boys want to be something, while the men want to do something. ---->>>

Consultant: any ordinary guy more than fifty miles from home.

Consultant: any ordinary guy more than fifty miles from home.

Next to power without honor, the most dangerous thing in the world is power without humor.

Next to power without honor, the most dangerous thing in the world is power without humor.

The most distinguished hallmark of the American society is and always has been change. ---->>>

The chief cause of problems is solutions. ---->>>

I'm sort of a pessimist about tomorrow and an optimist about the day after tomorrow. ---->>>

Dealing with network executives is like being nibbled to death by ducks. ---->>>

I have never quite grasped the worry about the power of the press. After all, it speaks with a thousand voices, in constant dissonance. ---->>>

Men want power in order to do something. Boys want power in order to be something. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 11-26, 1912
Birthplace: Velva, North Dakota, U.S.
Die: 07-09, 1992
Occupation: Journalist
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Arnold Eric Sevareid (November 26, 1912 – July 9, 1992) was an American author and CBS news journalist from 1939 to 1977. He was one of a group of elite war correspondents hired by pioneering CBS newsman Edward R. Murrow, and thus dubbed "Murrow's Boys". He was the first to report the fall of Paris when it was captured by the Germans during World War II (wikipedia)