” Speaking generally, people who are drawn to journalism are interested in what happens from the ground up less than they are from the top down. “


” I think they are paying a lot more attention to news now, by the way, in part because of national-security issues. A lot of young people have friends or family in the military today. “


” Our obligation at the network is where do we fit into that and how can we best capitalize on that to make sure that our piece of that remains important to those young people. “


” I had this unusual mix of curiosity, the ability to write in ways people understood, and when I appeared, viewers seemed to trust me to get them through some cataclysmic changes. “


” I think people of my generation became journalists – you know, right after the broadcast pioneer fathers – because we wanted to report the big stories. “



All 5 Tom Brokaw Quotes about People in picture


Speaking generally, people who are drawn to journalism are interested in what happens from the ground up less than they are from the top down.
I think they are paying a lot more attention to news now, by the way, in part because of national-security issues. A lot of young people have friends or family in the military today.


Our obligation at the network is where do we fit into that and how can we best capitalize on that to make sure that our piece of that remains important to those young people.
I had this unusual mix of curiosity, the ability to write in ways people understood, and when I appeared, viewers seemed to trust me to get them through some cataclysmic changes.
I think people of my generation became journalists - you know, right after the broadcast pioneer fathers - because we wanted to report the big stories.
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