My Favorite Quotes
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 Charles Kuralt - “If there are bleachers in heaven and a warm sun, that's where you'll find Bill Veeck.”
 Charles Kuralt - “Look for joy in your life it's not always easy to find.”
 Charles Kuralt - “In television, everything is gone with the speed of light, literally. It is no field for anybody with intimations of immortality.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I'm not any kind of social reformer.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I wasn't a very discriminating reader. I read just about everything that came along.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I used to think that driving, sleepless, ambitious labor was what you needed to succeed.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I think I'd have done better if I had been a little more relaxed-if I had not pressed quite so hard, if I'd not lost quite so much sleep.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I think all those people I did stories about measured their own success by the joy their work was giving them.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I don't think I had a reputation as a hard worker, but inside I was always being eaten up by the pressures.”
 Charles Kuralt - “Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I remember being in the public library and my jaw just aching as I looked around at all those books I wanted to read. There just wasn't time enough to read everything I wanted to read.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I didn't like the competitiveness of big-time journalism.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I can't remember a time when I didn't want to be a reporter. I don't know where I got the idea that it was a romantic calling.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I suppose I was a little bit of what would be called today a nerd. I didn't have girlfriends, and really I wasn't a very social boy.”
 Charles Kuralt - “Since my retirement, I've spent a lot of time trying to help the School of Social Work at the University of North Carolina. A society like this just can't afford an uneducated underclass of citizens.”
 Charles Kuralt - “The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.”
 Charles Kuralt - “an incredible wealth of human kindness.”
 Charles Kuralt - “There are a lot of people who are doing wonderful things, quietly, with no motive of greed, or hostility toward other people, or delusions of superiority.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I can't say that I've changed anybody's life, ever, and that's the real work of the world, if you want a better society.”
 Charles Kuralt - “TV critics, who traditionally hate television and make their living writing about it, often didn't like what I did on the air.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I believe that writing is derivative. I think good writing comes from good reading.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I don't have any well-developed philosophy about journalism. Ultimately it is important in a society like this, so people can know about everything that goes wrong.”
 Charles Kuralt - “It was so much fun to have the freedom to wander America, with no assignments. For 25 or 30 years I never had an assignment. These were all stories I wanted to do myself.”
 Charles Kuralt - “I don't think one should ever come to my stage of life and have to look back and say, Gosh. I wish I hadn't spent all those years doing that job I was never really interested in.”
 Charles Kuralt - “It's best to leap into something you know you love. You might change your mind later, but that is the privilege of youth.”

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