Headlines Quotes by Imelda May, Theodor Adorno, James Forman, Jr., Walter D. Asmus, Randy Rainbow, Maria Bartiromo and many others.
As long as there are headlines I’ll have material
I was not aware
of a ton
of the stuff
that was being said about me out in the world since I wasn’t able
to get British or American
headlines from my prison cell
in Perugia. But I was aware that in the courtroom
, I was being called a succubus
, a man-eater, ‘Foxy Knoxy.’
of rage is one in which I find myself starting
my day – once I see the news headlines.
I’ve got it! I’ve got it! It’ll make front-page headlines around the world
. You can have me kidnapped
, and then a couple
of days before the fight I’ll show up again
I don’t want to be the person who has the gigantic
headlines: ‘Look Who So-and-So Is Dating
Now.’ That, to me, isn’t really who I am.
I think it’s too easy often to find a villain out of the headlines and to then repeat that villainy again and again and again. You know, traditionally, America has always looked to scapegoat someone as the boogie man… there is a tradition in the most simplistic of action movies
for there to be some horrible villain.
An advertisement will be a good one – that is if the headline is really a “stopper.”
If I were to die
of anything vaguely sex-related or had taken Viagra
, you just know there’d be headlines of ‘Russell
How-hard’ in the newspapers
If you fall
in love with someone, it doesnt matter
who they are. Ive had lots
who werent in the public eye
. It is hard, all the intrusion
: you have a row with someone, and even though
everything out, you get the are-they-going-to-split headlines for the next ten days.
There are headlines that I remember pitching
that I think I know that they’re not any good. But some part of my heart
to them. Like I had this one that was ‘Spork Used as Knife
The headlines are never in the news! And so, what I am saying is the news is never on the headlines
Im pretty quick to delete something off of my phone if its become obsolete. And things like RSS readers have made life easier – all of the headlines are going to be related to a topic Im interested in.
What a newspaper needs
in its news, in its headlines, and on its editorial
page is terseness, humor
, good literary style
, clever condensation
, accuracy, accuracy.
We do have freedom
, but if you say the wrong word
, it looks like it makes headlines. So everybody has to be very careful
After I do my first writing of the day, I will generally look at Twitter
News – and that’s my big media secret. I look at Twitter and I look at Google because they pull
all the headlines from other websites
Now I spend
hours on headlines – days if necessary
. And when I get a good headline, I know that my task
; breadlines continue.
news, me and my accent
, but it always seems
to make headlines.
I’m not James Bond
. There’s your headline! It’s very clear to me that he’s the furthest from my character that it’s possible
to be. It’s somebody
I get the headlines for being slick
and different things
like that – which is part of my game
– but it’s just amazing
to me that a lot
of times, the people don’t see the other things that go on in that ring
. But a lot of times, when my opponents
figure it out, the fight is over. It’s too late
As much as you want to improve
, as a centre-back your job is to go under the radar
out of the net. If you do that and let the strikers
get all the adulation
and the headlines, then you’re probably doing your job.
The headline of an advertisement accounts
for 60% of the pull of that ad. In the same way, the start
of a letter
makes or breaks
the letter, because if the start does
not interest your reader, he never gets down to the rest of your letter.
I’ve got some crazy
. I really wanna headline arenas
. I wanna have such a big crew
that we’ve got to have 20 or 30 buses
on the road because that’s how big the show we’re putting
When I’m in line at the grocery store
, I might pick up one of those tabloids
. I might not even buy
it. I’m just gonna sit
there and read the headlines and chuckle
at how stupid that stuff is, even though I’m reading it anyway.
If the worst
is that I wake
up and see a picture of myself and a headline saying, ‘He wasn’t very funny last night
‘, then I’ve got nothing to complain
You can write a 1st paragraph that continues the same thought you expressed in your headline. If you stop a reader with a headline about house paint
, you can be sure of at least one thing
about that reader: He wants
more info about house paint. You will not lose
him as long as you continue to give
him what he wants.
I’ve never been interested in the whole fame
game; the headlines when I was disqualified
in 1995 for hitting
a ball girl were more than enough to make me want to keep my head under the radar.
Let the other fellow
get the headlines. I’ll take the laws.
I don’t want that to be the headline.
If you fall in love with someone, it doesn’t matter who they are. I’ve had lots of girlfriends who weren’t in the public eye
. It is hard, all the intrusion: you have a row with someone, and even though you’ve sorted everything out, you get the are-they-going-to-split headlines for the next ten days.
I’m always a little leery about doing shows where
I’m not the headliner because when I first started playing
in 1982 I opened
Persons and got pelted for 45 minutes. After that, I made the decision
to headline no matter what
, even if I was playing to seven
people. I wanted people to be there to see me.
You don’t have to be outlandish
and saying crazy things
and get out of yourself to get headlines or attention.
I never write fewer
headlines for a single advertisement.
Headlines don’t sell papes. Newsies sell papes.
Time after time … today’s crisis shrinks
to next week
‘s footnote to a newly headline disaster.
It’s funny because when there’s something written about me in Velonews or Cyclingnews, the headline isn’t “the other” Armstrong
; its Armstrong wins another race
. With Lance in retirement
, everyone I know goes to those sites
because they think Lance is racing
Whenever you analyse anyone
who has had any success
and they’re in the headlines, you will find they are human
and make mistakes
. I’m certainly that and I’ve made a lot of mistakes.
You can’t travel the back roads very long without discovering
people doing good
for others with no expectation
. The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines. Some people out there spend their whole lives selflessly.
Do not try
to make your headline so short that it fails
your idea properly
. It’s more important to say what you want
to say – even if it takes 20 words to do than make it short and fail
to express your idea.
The purpose of the headlines must be to convey
to people who read headlines, then decide
whether or not they will look at the copy.
myself on never using a cuss
word on stage. Ever. I headline in Las Vegas
every year, and this summer
I am performing
on an Alaskan cruise
. Not too many comedians can pull that off. Funny thing is, my show doesn’t change
Radio is better than writing because they can’t lie
. Cause sometimes writers be straight lying
, and these headlines be making
People get up
, they go to work, they have their lives, but you’ll never see the headlines say, ‘Six billion
people got along
rather well today.’ You’ll have the headline about the 30 people who shot
At the time when I was in college
Grant had just lost his life in Oakland
, Calif. He was an unarmed
male who had a record
. And at the time when his death was making headlines, more people
were talking about what he had done
in his past
than the fact that he unjustly lost his life.
There’s always enough to fill up the headlines in a newspaper, the evening
news broadcasts. I’m always grateful
when I get the weekly
news magazines on Monday
morning and don’t see my picture on the front.
Some people make headlines while
others make history.
What a newspaper needs in its news, in its headlines, and on its editorial page is terseness, humor, descriptive power, satire, originality, good literary style
, clever condensation, and accuracy, accuracy, accuracy!
I don’t want a headline saying ‘Kennedy
suggests this or implies
Most headlines are set too big to be legible in the magazines or newspaper. Never approve
until you have seen it pasted into the magazine or newspaper for which it was destined
. If you pin
up the layouts on a bulletin board
them from fifteen feet
, you will produce posters
In 1961 somebody could’ve hit
run to win
the game and the next day
the headline was about the M&M boys
not hitting a home run
. But everyone was real good about it. Instead of getting
mad they joked about it.
I don’t need headlines. For me, it’s the truth
…So in his own way Guy Clinch confronted
the central question
of his time, a question you saw
being asked and answered
everywhere you looked, in every headline and haircut
: if, at any moment, nothing might matter, then who said that nothing didn’t matter already?
I see the headlines on Blabbermouth, and the fans are saying, ‘Why is he always talking about Dream Theater
?’ I’m not talking
about Dream Theater
! I get asked about it.
On the average
times as many people read the headlines as read the body
People often think that reporters
write their own headlines. In fact, they almost never do. The people who do write headlines are the copy editors
who are the front and last lines of quality-checking in a newspaper before it goes to print.
A good headline can make an advertisement good even if the picture is poor.
… What are the headlines going to be like on Monday if the Yankees
don’t make the playoffs
Whatever you do, think of next morning’s headlines.
I did buy ‘The Sun’ a few times, but I just don’t read the tabloids. Sometimes they can have genius witty
headlines, but that’s all. There’s nothing to read.
enough to know, ‘Don’t try and make any headlines.’
man is assailed on every side
and almost without interruption
by noise – of the radio
, of television, of headlines, of advertising and of the cinema
– of which the greatest part, far from enlightening
the mind, blunts and stultifies it.
Even if I sneeze
, it would make headlines.
If I want to make something known, I have to make a concerted effort
to get the word out. Tiger Woods
, on the other hand
, only has to say something, and it’s tomorrow’s headlines.
I wasn’t having any luck
anyway and it forced
me to re-examine what it was that I really wanted to do. In my experience
in political cartooning
, I was never one of those people who read the headlines and foams at the mouth
with rabid opinion
that I’ve just got to get down on paper.
In the United States
, they always talk about subtitles
, about chapters
in a book without taking the main title
of the book. They talk about a subtitle in a chapter
and if you ask them about the headline, the main title, they say they do not know.
I have been saying for many years that we are using the word ‘guru
‘ only because ‘charlatan’ is too long to fit into a headline.
I’m not a headline guy
. I know that as long as I was following Ruth to the plate
I could have stood
on my head and no one would have known the difference
The A’s were a team with very few resources
. We didn’t have access
who were obviously
great, who could do it all and were always in the headlines. We couldn’t afford
those types of players. So we had to figure out a way of cobbling together players into a team that might be competitive
One Chinese tweet
to 3.5 English tweets. … Because of this, the Chinese really regard
this microblogging as a media, not only a headline to media.
When this is over, the media will lose interest [in the relationship
]. ThereвЂ™ll be nothing to say. It wonвЂ™t fit into a headline anymore
. It wonвЂ™t fit into a template.
If you only have one shot at writing a headline, there’s a lot of pressure
Google and others truncate headlines at 70 characters. On the Manti Teo story, Deadspin’s scoop
fell down the Google search
results, overtaken by copycat stories with simpler
headlines. Deadspin’s headline was 118 characters. Vital
information – ‘hoax
‘ – was one of the words that was cut
You have to get a great headline to attract attention in your blog – it’s about the lure
– not the rod
What good is all the painstaking
work on copy if the headline isn’t right? If the headline doesn’t stop people, the copy might as well be written in Greek
I once used
the word OBSOLETE in a headline, only to discover
that 43 per cent of housewives
had no idea
what it meant
. In another headline, I used the word INEFFABLE, only to discover that I didn’t know what it meant myself.
All it takes is for me to be seen chatting
up a girl for [tabloids] to, you know, make up
some crappy headline about me being a sex rat or whatever
they call it.
If I could have had everything exactly the way I wanted, this is how I would have written it down. Win all my fights
in the first round, then go to the UFC and headline a show, and have it as a pay-per-view and at home. People’s dreams don’t come true like that.
What a scandal
, if I die. Yeah
, I’m gonna kill myself, get a little headline news.