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Magazines Quotes


"The only magazines I read are car magazines." - Simon Cowell

"Beauty magazines make my girlfriend feel ugly." - James De La Vega

"I love coming in and changing magazines." - Anna Wintour

"It's magazines like HITS that have to label things." - Nina Gordon

"People in magazines are 50% bimbo and 50% pregnant women." - Karl Lagerfeld

"Popular magazines multiply while the library shelves remain undisturbed." - Elisabeth Marbury

"Every since high school I've been drawn to magazines." - Robert Benton

"I never buy magazines, I never even buy books." - Marc Newson

"Magazines at some point become hostage to their own success." - Graydon Carter

"Publishing magazines for yourself is not good business, man." - Felix Dennis

"I've no wish to appear in celebrity magazines." - Kelly Reilly

"Any types of auditions will be posted in trade magazines." - Paula Abdul

"I love magazines. It's such McNugget kind of information." - Scott Adams

"Me and my friends had BMX magazines and skate magazines, and I was a photographer who made skate videos." - Spike Jonze

"I like magazines. I love to look at a magazine. But the magazines have got to get better. Everything pushes someone else to get better. So the Internet pushes the magazines." - Ralph Lauren

"I naturally own a lot of very old magazines. And I enjoy going to old magazines because the advertisements in those magazines tended to have thousands of words of copy in them." - John Hodgman

"The whole thing about magazines is that, magazines are going to become deeper and more tutorial, and the nature of the magazine is going to change." - Kelly Cutrone

"My dissertation was on the idea of feminine-themed women's magazines, so like how the ideal woman is put across by women's magazines." - Lauren Mayberry

"Well, when I started modeling in the mid-'80s, the girls who did shows did shows, and the girls who did magazines did magazines. That's what was understood." - Naomi Campbell

"Healthy body image is not something that youre going to learn from fashion magazines." - Erin Heatherton

"Anybody who can write home for money can write for magazines." - Wilson Mizner

"Johnson Publishing offered me an opportunity to build back iconic brands like Ebony and Jet magazines." - Desiree Rogers

"Mom flipped through the magazines like the pages needed to be slapped." - Aimee Bender

"I'm in the worst place you can be. I sell magazines and not movie tickets." - Ben Affleck

"Writing is 90 percent procrastination: reading magazines, eating cereal out of the box, watching infomercials." - Paul Rudnick

"I'd experienced the '40s and '50s by looking at my grandparents' old clothes, books, and magazines" - Christian Lacroix

"I am a staunch feminist, in spite of all women's magazines." - Gerhard Kocher

"Do not read beauty magazines. They only make you feel ugly." - Mary Schmich

"The beautiful people in the magazines, got the normal ones living beyond their means." - Jimmy Buffett

"The definition of obscenity on the newsstands should be extended to many hunting magazines." - Wayne Pacelle

"The wind smelled clean, like clean magazines. It smelled like invisible ink." - Sarah Schulman

""Little magazines" are, for the most part, the mayflies of the literary world." - Frederick Crews

"I have always read all the latest cookery books and magazines, from all over the world" - Delia Smith

"I'm not the guy who wins awards and gets mentioned in magazines." - Jhonen Vasquez

"Whatever I wrote was heretical. It offended the editors of the women's magazines." - Betty Friedan

"Psychology Today is probably one of my favorite magazines, Guitar, Guitar World. People." - Meredith Brooks

"[Bob] Dylan would cut out phrases from magazines and then paste them together." - Jay Michaelson

"I don't read "letters" sections of magazines, but I'll read anyone's blog post about me." - Joel Stein

"I buy magazines. I'm not floating around in my own universe. I'm interested in everything." - Kevin Shields

"Magazines today are almost all stupid and moronic to start with." - Ray Bradbury

"Magazines, books, novels, TV, internet, movies - all of those things is what creates our consciousness." - Jane Fonda

"POETRY, n. A form of expression peculiar to the Land beyond the Magazines." - Ambrose Bierce

"I'd experienced the '40s and '50s by looking at my grandparents' old clothes, books, and magazines." - Christian Lacroix

"No, I'm not a nerd. The only thing I nerd out about is psychology magazines." - Amber Nash

"I read fashion magazines all the time. It's fun, but I don't take it very seriously." - Becki Newton

"I stared at her black hair. It was shiny like the promises in magazines." - Alice Sebold

"Today, in the newspapers and magazines, the first sentence is, my restaurant is expensive." - Masa Takayama

"I'm just doing little bits and pieces for other magazines right now." - Jhonen Vasquez

"The digital revolution has disrupted most traditional media: newspapers, magazines, books, record companies, radio." - Ken Auletta

"It wasn't until I was 26 or 25 when I started sending work out to magazines." - Anthony Doerr

"Look at all the magazines: There's always 10 ways to be better at something." - Brooke Elliott

"Healthy body image is not something that you're going to learn from fashion magazines." - Erin Heatherton

"We're always bombarded with images from magazines of what looks cool and sexy." - Marilu Henner

"I do read many of the photography magazines from the U.K. and abroad." - Martin Parr

"I was always reading those beauty magazines and wanting to become this unattainable thing." - Jennifer Aniston

"When I was 16, I started publishing all kinds of things in school magazines." - Margaret Atwood

"I don't call magazines and let them know about things so they can write stories." - Lauren Conrad

"I am addicted to 'Vogue' magazines, be they French, British - I adore, adore, adore." - Cat Deeley

"Allthough that doesn't happen often lately, I like to read exciting thrillers and those kinky magazines." - Jonathan Brandis

"Tablets generally have made it pretty obvious that magazines have a new lease on life." - Jeffrey Bewkes

"The market groups and demographics said, 'Teenage guys don't read magazines.'" - Spike Jonze

"I always carry a pair of scissors around with me to cut things out of magazines." - Sally Phillips

"I don't really read magazines that much. I read comic books." - Freddie Prinze Jr

"Johnson Publishing offered me an opportunity to build back iconic brands like 'Ebony' and 'Jet' magazines." - Desiree Rogers

"I get I style inspiration everywhere: the streets of New York, magazines... everywhere!" - Kelly Rutherford

"I have always read all the latest cookery books and magazines, from all over the world." - Delia Smith

"Most women's magazines simply try to mold women into bigger and better consumers." - Gloria Steinem

"I never look at fashion magazines. I find them incredibly boring." - Vivienne Westwood

"I like to read dramatic novels and I absolutely love magazines." - Maud Welzen

"I no longer buy papers or tabloids or magazines or read blogs. I used to." - Adele

"I worked at magazines for over 10 years before I even thought of writing a book." - Dave Eggers

"I watched television a little, but I mostly just drew and read magazines." - Stephen Sprouse

"I don't read magazines much, and I have an awful time with books." - Payne Stewart

"I don't want to be the type of person to have my relationships plastered in magazines." - Victoria Justice

"It's everywhere, constant criticism of women's appearance in magazines and online. It's not easy to navigate." - Shirley Manson

"These tabloid magazines - I think they're hideous and the downfall of society." - Scarlett Johansson

"I just live my own life, and I don't read any of the magazines." - Joel Madden

"If I'm at somebody's house and they have magazines on the table and people are chatting, I feel almost a physical urge to start reading the magazines instead of talking to people." - Curtis Sittenfeld

"When I started publishing, I got offers to write for big magazines. But I would always say, "Well, it's not that I don't want to write for these big magazines, but you can't edit it."" - Fran Lebowitz

"I never understood why anyone would do magazines. Like, why would someone put their face out there so much? It's because those people reading magazines will go see the movie, so you do it." - Elizabeth Olsen

"Now I am a writer who can command fairly good payments from magazines with large circulations, I very often refuse to write for them and still write sometimes for small magazines for nothing." - George Woodcock

"I've never worked in advertising - my experience was as an editorial designer for magazines - but you could say, in the bigger picture, that magazines are vehicles for colour advertising." - Barbara Kruger

"I had been reading magazines a lot, and I love magazines, and so I was always asking myself why is it that these gorgeous articles just don't translate well to the web? Presentation was one aspect of it." - Mike Mccue

"The fashion magazines are suggesting that women wear clothes that are 'age appropriate.' For me that would be a shroud." - Joan Rivers

"The same ten minutes that magazines urge me to use for sit-ups and triceps dips, I used for sobbing." - Tina Fey

"Cinema, radio, television, and magazines are a school of inattention: people look without seeing, listen without hearing." - Robert Bresson

"I never really took a proper art class in college. I just started reading art magazines and going to galleries." - Larry Gagosian

"The road to enlightenment is long and difficult, and you should try not to forget snacks and magazines." - Anne Lamott

"It's in the films and songs and all your magazines. It's everywhere that you may go, the devil's radio." - George Harrison

"I am powerless against the great magazines - I am an artist, and I will always be that." - Werner Bischof

"Your environment (your home, your office, the magazines you read etc.) dramatically affects your levels of achievement" - Robin S. Sharma

"American magazines are becoming very patriotic beyond belief to the point that I can't live there any more." - Nan Goldin

"I always revise when I publish in a book. So versions in magazines are sometimes slightly different." - Rigoberto Gonzalez

"Kids get caught up in technical & electronic things like games & videos when all we had were magazines." - Christian Hosoi

"Among our literary scenes, Saddest this sight to me, The graves of little magazines That died to make verse free." - Keith Preston

"Hey, girls, you're beautiful. Don't look at those stupid magazines with sticklike models. Eat healthy and exercise." - Gerard Way

"Magazines all too frequently lead to books and should be regarded by the prudent as the heavy petting of literature." - Fran Lebowitz

"I don't have a publicist, I don't go to events, I don't do magazines, and it's just not my life." - Diora Baird

"I've been a teacher at the college level, in composition mostly, and I've been an editor on magazines." - Jane Haddam

"We had an erector set, and I was an avid fan of Popular Mechanics and Popular Science magazines." - James Van Allen

"It's a long, slow sunset for ink-on-paper magazines, but sunsets can produce vast sums of money." - Felix Dennis

"The funny thing is, I look at these magazines that make me so insecure and neurotic, but I'm in them!" - Heather Graham

"After I had done a handful of cartoons I was satisfied with, I started submitting them to the magazines." - Joseph Barbera

"I actually don't know how magazines are produced, I'll be honest with you. I have no idea." - Graydon Carter

"I have an over-attachment to precision, which is why I've sold more magazines than any man alive." - Felix Dennis

"I'm a news junkie who's constantly reading newspapers and magazines. I look around and see what's happening in the world." - Michael Franti

"I want 'The Lady' magazine to be restored to its traditional place in the pantheon of weekly magazines." - Rachel Johnson

"People always say to me, 'You've really strived to redefine retail.' But the reality is, I wanted to redefine magazines." - Natalie Massenet

"I'm on a strict gossip diet. No gossip websites, no gossip magazines. Otherwise, I find it paralyzing to exist." - Julie Bowen

"I'm a journalist, so my friends are journalists: magazines, newspapers, even public radio. Nobody had their kids in public school." - Sandra Tsing Loh

"I'm not a media darling. I'm not on the cover of all these magazines. I just quietly do my thing." - Sarah Mclachlan

"People say it's really the press who create those soundbites about fashion. That's what sells magazines and clothes." - Isaac Mizrahi

"I love looking through magazines, and you know, I love getting dressed up to go to events and stuff." - Mandy Moore

"Young writers find their first audience in little magazines, and experimental writers find their only audience there." - Robert Morgan

"I don't read books. I like to read newspapers and magazines, but I've never learnt to enjoy books or novels." - Kid Rock

"I am from the age of magazines, so the Internet is terrifying to me. But I am learning." - Carine Roitfeld

"There are so many magazines and so many editors out there that you have to be different." - Carine Roitfeld

"I don't want to be in magazines everyday, because I don't want people to get used to one thing." - Amanda Seyfried

"At home I have hunting magazines on my nightstand. I'm an avid hunter. I hunt every chance I get." - Bennie Thompson

"If I had to pick three of my favorite magazines, they would be 'Fast Company', 'Silicon India', and 'Smithsonian.'" - Padmasree Warrior

"Everything is about color. If you look at magazines and advertising and television, the thing you remember is the color." - Kelly Wearstler

"Cinema, radio, television, magazines are a school of inattention: people look without seeing, listen in without hearing." - Robert Bresson

"I wrote for magazines. I wrote adventure stuff, I wrote for the 'National Enquirer,' I wrote advertising copy for cemeteries." - Walter Dean Myers

"I find fashion magazines so incredibly boring . . . There still is no new photography and no new concerns." - Wolfgang Tillmans

"I never looked at magazines before I started modeling. I was 13 or 14 and none of my friends were into magazines. We were into the fashion of the day, though. Designer jeans were really popular - Sasson, Gloria Vanderbilt, Calvin Klein, Jordache. Once I started modeling, I began to learn about these things, and magazines helped me to understand who was who." - Christy Turlington

"In the long run magazines can't be a convenience play - the Web has stolen that. So magazines have to be high fidelity - a fantastic experience - to thrive. Magazines will survive the Internet age, but only the ones that give people an experience they just can't get anywhere else. A magazine will have to be truly loved to make it." - Kevin Maney

"A lot of women read male magazines. Of course, a lot of guys read female magazines, but they've got another issue to deal with. But a lot of women read men's magazines and think, 'Oh, this is what these guys are thinking? Studying up on the enemy here.'" - Sylvester Stallone

"The challenges are different to different kinds of magazines. News magazines, magazines that have high frequency and news, are going to be challenged, heavily challenged, not just by the Internet but by the whole 24-hour news cycle which has just been getting enhanced." - Jann Wenner

"Baby girl you need to stop it, all that pride and self esteem got you angry bout this girl I'm wit in all them magazines." - Drake

"As long as copyright is breached in Iran and international works are being freely published in magazines and newspapers, no one feels any need for Iranian works." - Javad Alizadeh

"I dont believe you need high capacity magazines to go hunt. If you have to use 100 rounds to shoot a deer, youre in trouble." - Bob Menendez

"Honestly, I don't read newspapers, magazines, whatever. They're just not part of my lexicon. I don't want to be manipulated, or manipulated about other people's work." - Madonna Ciccone

"Civilization means food and literature all round. Beefsteaks and fiction magazines for all. First-class proteins for the body, fourth-class love-stories for the spirit." - Aldous Huxley

"Most magazines have that look of being predestined to be left which one sees on the faces of the women whose troubles bring them to the Law Courts." - Rebecca West

"Remember,the press is a business: Newspapers and magazines are in business to make money - sometimes at the expense of accuracy, fairness and even the truth." - Michael Jackson

"And one has eaten and one walks, past the magazines with nudes and the posters for bullfight and the Manhattan Storage Warehouse, which they'll soon tear down." - Frank O'Hara

"Everybody has a magazine and a channel. There are 500 channels and 500 magazines, and we wonder why we're not united as a country." - Bill Maher

"We live in a society that worships youth. On television, in magazines, in advertisements and on billboards, what sells and what is sold to us is youth." - Andrew Denton

"The most important service rendered by the press and the magazines is that of educating people to approach printed matter with distrust." - Samuel Butler (novelist)

"I've never canceled a subscription to a newspaper because of bad cartoons or editorials. If that were the case, I wouldn't have any newspapers or magazines to read." - Richard Nixon

"Reading for me will be a combination of books, magazines, Tumblr, and just kind of the Web in general on the iPad." - David Karp

"A harsh reality of newspaper editing is that the deadlines don't allow for the polish that you expect in books or even magazines" - Bill Walsh

"The single biggest reason I got my stories taken in various literary magazines - and I want to stress this - is because I refused to give up. Period." - Steve Almond

"Newspapers, magazines and other publications have the constitutional right to be offensive, even disgusting. As evidence of that, just watch this space regularly." - Mike Royko

"I remember that even my first impression of Italian cinema was pictures by paparazzi because my mom was reading all of these trash magazines with paparazzo pictures." - Wim Wenders

"Gather knowledge... Visit galleries, museums, art and craft fairs... Read books and magazines. Take workshops. Use your senses. Experience stimulates your memory and imagination." - Nita Leland

"I love the way the American trade magazines never give anybody a bad review because they're afraid the advertising will be taken out. It's so hysterical." - Elton John

"I dont really take anything from home except some U.S. magazines and books and definitely some U.S. music. There are just certain songs that remind me of home." - A J Mclean

"Adults, older girls, shops, magazines, newspapers, window signs?all the world had agreed that a blue-eyed, yellow-haired, pink-skinned doll was what every girl child treasured" - Toni Morrison

"I remember my mom had a big collection of copies of Saturday Evening Post magazines, and that was really my introduction to those great illustrators." - Thomas Kinkade



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