My Favorite Quotes
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 Jim Lehrer - “When I raise my right hand to you (just before the candidates arrive), ... that means, 'That's enough. Cool it. Let's go.'”
 Tom Lehrer - “Counting in octal is just like counting in decimal, if you don't use your .”
 Tom Lehrer - “I feel that if a person has problems communicating the very least he can do is to shut up.”
 Tom Lehrer - “It is sobering to consider that when Mozart was my age he had already been dead for a year.”
 Tom Lehrer - “When you get to fifty-two food becomes more important than sex.”
 Tom Lehrer - “Life is like a sewer... what you get out of it depends on what you put into it.”
 Jim Lehrer - “You want to see an angry person Let me hear a cell phone go off.”
 Jim Lehrer - “Those who know me know I won't hesitate to turn around and point someone out.”
 Jim Lehrer - “My thing is just to do my job the best way I know how and as I say I'm very fortunate to be able to do it the way I want to do it.”
 Jim Lehrer - “My own view, there is a need for and a demonstrated need for more journalism now than there ever has been.”
 Jim Lehrer - “If Letterman tells a joke with a piece of information in it that you didn't know before, that's fine with me, that doesn't bother me.”
 Jim Lehrer - “I'm not in the judgment part of journalism.”
 Jim Lehrer - “I'm in the reporting part of journalism.”
 Jim Lehrer - “I'm an expert on the NewsHour and it isn't how I practice journalism. I am not involved in the story. I serve only as a reporter or someone asking questions. I am not the story.”
 Jim Lehrer - “I'm a journalist and that's what I do.”
 Jim Lehrer - “I started as a print reporter.”
 Jim Lehrer - “I have great faith in the intelligence of the American viewer and reader to put two and two together and come up with four.”
 Jim Lehrer - “Best I can do for them is to give them every piece of information I can find and let them make the judgments. That's just my basic view of my function as a journalist.”
 Jim Lehrer - “On a daily basis there are some huge ones that are, sure, from time to time, but it is helping the reader sort through all this sort of gray stuff out there.”
 Abraham Lehrer - “We will not mention this story to the pope today.”
 Jim Lehrer - “There's always a germ of truth in just about everything.”
 Jim Lehrer - “We have increasingly fewer and fewer journalists who have any military experience and understand what life is like in the military and in combat.”
 Abraham Lehrer - “It is easier for Pope Benedict, who grew up in the war generation with a special knowledge of German history, to understand what Jews feel.”
 Abraham Lehrer - “The Vatican should now open its archives.”
 Tom Lehrer - “Brush your teeth with the best toothpaste,Then rinse your mouth with industrial waste.”

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