"A tough lesson in life that one has to learn is that not everybody wishes you well."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Dan Rather on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Dan Rather on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Dan Rather on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Dan Rather on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Dan Rather on Earl Nightingale
"But we cannot rely on memorials and museums alone. We can tell ourselves we will never forget and we likely won't. But we need to make sure that we teach history to those who never had the opportunity to remember in the first place."
"Performing doesn't turn me on. It's an egomaniac business, filled with prima donnas - including this one."
"To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer."
"Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow."
"Fear rules almost every newsroom in the country."