Barbara Jill Walters (born September 25, 1929) is an American broadcast journalist, author, and television personality. She has hosted morning television shows (Today and The View), the television news magazine (20/20), co-anchored the ABC World News, and is a contributor to ABC News.
Walters was first known as a popular TV morning news anchor for over 10 years on NBC's Today, where she... more »
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''It's a fact that it is much more comfortable to be in the position of the person who has been offended than to be the unfortunate cause of it.''Barbara Walters (b. 1931), U.S. journalist, broadcaster. How to Talk with Practically Anybody About Practically Anything, ch. 6 (1970).
''Parents of young children should realize that few people, and maybe no one, will find their children as enchanting as they do.''Barbara Walters (20th century), U.S. journalist. How to Talk With Practically Anybody about Practically Anything, ch. 4 (1970).
''Success can make you go one of two ways. It can make you a prima donna, or it can smooth the edges, take away the insecurities, let the nice things come out.''Barbara Walters (b. 1931), U.S. journalist, broadcaster. Quoted in Newsweek (New York, May 6, 1974).