Edward Roscoe Murrow

1908 - 1965

A Quote by Edward Roscoe Murrow on discovery, gifts, influence, and language

Language is one of the greatest gifts man has devised for himself. It ranks, alongside the discovery of fire and the wheel, as a major influence in making modern man what he is today.

Edward Roscoe Murrow (1908 - 1965)

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A Quote by Edward Roscoe Murrow on dreams, emptiness, future, language, life, memory, past, and present

Language is the memory of man. Without it he has no past, a paltry present, and an empty future. With it he can bring his dreams to life.

Edward Roscoe Murrow (1908 - 1965)

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A Quote by Edward Roscoe Murrow on language, learning, and life

Learn your language well and command it well, and you will have the first component to life.

Edward Roscoe Murrow (1908 - 1965)

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A Quote by Edward Roscoe Murrow on obligation and solution

Our major obligation is not to make slogans for solutions.

Edward Roscoe Murrow (1908 - 1965)

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A Quote by Edward Roscoe Murrow on confusion and understanding

Anyone who isn't confused really doesn't understand the situation.

Edward Roscoe Murrow (1908 - 1965)

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A Quote by Edward Roscoe Murrow on language

Speaking of Sir Winston Churchill: He mobilized the English language and sent it into battle.

Edward Roscoe Murrow (1908 - 1965)

Source: I Can Hear it Now, 1933-1945

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A Quote by Edward Roscoe Murrow on justice

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Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudices - just recognize them.

Edward Roscoe Murrow (1908 - 1965)

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