The speed of communications is wondrous to behold. It is also true that speed can multiply the distribution of information that we know to be untrue.

Edward R. Murrow Communication Quote

We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.

Edward R. Murrow Freedom Quote

Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.

Edward R. Murrow History Quote

The politician in my country seeks votes affection and respect in that order. With few notable exceptions they are simply men who want to be loved.

Edward R. Murrow Respect Quote

A satellite has no conscience.

Edward R. Murrow Science Quote

The newest computer can merely compound at speed the oldest problem in the relations between human beings and in the end the communicator will be confronted with the old problem of what to say and how to say it.

Edward R. Murrow Technology Quote