Ed Bradley Quotes

30 Ed Bradley quotes:

"But you know, I always said that no one else on my block was on the radio, and it was fun."
"I had no experience with broadcasting basketball games, so I took a tape recorder and went to a playground where there was a summer league, and I stood up in the top of the stands and I called the game."
"Probably my mother. She was a very compassionate woman, and always kept me on my feet. And I think part of it is just the way you are, the way you're raised. And she had the responsibility for raising me."
"There was no one around me who didn't work hard."
"You know, I think I still have a sense that no matter what you do, no matter what you achieve, no matter how much success you have, no matter how much money you have, relationships are important."
"And I realized that there was no sports reporter, so I started covering sporting events."
"I worked to save up enough money to pay off my bills and have enough money to live for a little while, and then I moved to Paris."
"I'd watch my father get up at 5 o'clock and go down to the Eastern Market in Detroit to do the shopping for his restaurant, and get that business going and then go out on his vending machine business."
"Professionally, I remember Cronkite as a kid growing up, and more so for me, the importance of Cronkite was not him sitting there at the anchor desk, but him out there doing things."
"My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic, worked in a restaurant, always had a second job."
Author: Bradley Quotes Category: American Journalist Quotes Moms Quotes
"And I always found that the harder I worked, the better my luck was, because I was prepared for that."
"I will not go into a story unprepared. I will do my homework, and that's something I learned at an early age."
"I would listen to how they told the story, to what elements they used, to how it sounded, and that's who I patterned myself after, the people who were on CBS News."
"That's when I hit the ground. So in the instant that that round landed and blew me in the air, I had those separate and distinct thoughts. The guy who was standing right next to where I had been standing had a hole in his back I could put my fist into."
"The only thing I'd ever done with news was to read copy sitting at the microphone in the studio."
"You can work hard to sharpen your talent, to get better at whatever it is that you do, and I think that's what it comes back to."
"One panel after another found that agencies were giving conflicting information to the president."
Author: Bradley Quotes Category: Giving Quotes
"I did anything that would get me on the air."
"I had never been out covering a story, but boy, was that fun."
"My uncle was a hero, Lewis Roundtree. He was not even related to me really, but he was always called my uncle. He was like a father to me. I was closer to him than I was my father."

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