James Reston

James Reston

James Barrett Reston (November 3, 1909 – December 6, 1995), nicknamed "Scotty," was an American journalist whose career spanned the mid 1930s to the early 1990s. He was associated for many years with The New York Times.

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    People are always dying in the Times who don’t seem to die in other papers, and they die at greater length and maybe even with a little more grace.
    James Reston (b. 1909)

    Follow me if I advance
    Kill me if I retreat
    Avenge me if I die.
    Mary Matalin, U.S. Republican political advisor, author, and James Carville b. 1946, U.S. Democratic political advisor, author. All’s Fair: Love, War, and Running for President, epigraph (from a Vietnamese battle cry)

    In foreign policy you have to wait twenty-five years to see how it comes out.
    —James Reston (b. 1909)