"It's a libel to say that I use my newspapers to support my other business interests. The fact is, I haven't got any other business interests."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Rupert Murdoch on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Rupert Murdoch on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Rupert Murdoch on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Rupert Murdoch on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Rupert Murdoch on Abraham Lincoln
"No one's going to be able to operate without a grounding in the basic sciences. Language would be helpful, although English is becoming increasingly international. And travel. You have to have a global attitude."
"I felt that it's best just to be as transparent as possible."
"The buck stops with the guy who signs the checks."
"We've got to lift our game tremendously. We'll sell our business news and information in print, we'll sell it to anyone who's got a cable system, and we'll sell it on the Web."
"One thing I resent is the slur that I just support political candidates because of the business."