64 New Media Quotes On Success In Life

These new media quotes will inspire you. New media, means of mass communication using digital technologies such as the internet.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging new media quotes, new media sayings, and new media proverbs.

Best New Media Quotes

  1. “The beauty of new media is that no evidence is necessary. The brave blog-troopers have stormed the cockpit of news, and wrestled the joystick of authority away from the seasoned pilots of the press who would land our country at the Facts International Airport.” ~ Stephen Colbert
  2. “New media are new archetypes, at first disguised as degradations of older media.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  3. “We have new media, new forms of connectivity, and an enormous transference of knowledge. When you study evolution, you see that when new genes meet and multiply, they create new contexts and new species. In a sense, the gene-pool of knowledge and of people connecting at all levels is literally spawning a kind of mind-pool of possibilities.” ~ Jean Houston
  4. “New media and mobile entertainment are revolutionizing the way people learn about the world.” ~ Stephen Kinzer

  5. “I’ve talked about how the future of journalism will be a hybrid future where traditional media players embrace the ways of new media (including transparency, interactivity, and immediacy) and new media companies adopt the best practices of old media (including fairness, accuracy, and high-impact investigative journalism).” ~ Arianna Huffington
  6. “I don’t think there are any new media I’d like to cover.” ~ Al Yankovic
  7. “New media may at first appear as mere codes of transmission for older achievement and established patterns of thought. But nobody could make the mistake of supposing that phonetic writing merely made it possible for the Greeks to set down in visual order what they had though and known before writing. In the same way printing made literature possible. It did not merely encode literature.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  8. “I think that we have created a new kind of person in a way. We have created a child who will be so exposed to the media that he will be lost to his parents by the time he is 12.” ~ David Bowie

  9. “All the new media are art forms which have the power of imposing, like poetry, their own assumptions.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  10. “I’m not sure when the New Media will replace the Old Media, but it will be sooner than later.” ~ Jeff Gannon
  11. “If our language, our programs, our creations are not strongly present in the new media, the young generation of our country will be economically and culturally marginalized.” ~ Jacques Chirac
  12. “The new media are not bridges between man and nature – they are nature…” ~ Marshall McLuhan

  13. “I’m worried about the traditional media, but I think the new media is a plus for democracy.” ~ Bob Brown
  14. “The reason for designing new media is simple – to subtly and quietly change the world.” ~ Hillman Curtis
  15. “What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish.” ~ W. H. Auden
  16. “The new electronic independence re-creates the world in the image of a global village.” ~ Marshall McLuhan

  17. “If we understand the revolutionary transformations caused by new media, we can anticipate and control them; but if we continue in our self-induced subliminal trance, we will be their slaves.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  18. “New media is like a megaphone. It amplifies your ability to reach more people.” ~ Mark Batterson
  19. “Being the first is old media, while being to the point is new media. And Twitter never forgets.” ~ Mercedes Bunz

  20. “The people will believe what the media tells them they believe.” ~ George Orwell
  21. “This is all about a media war that continues to rage between the old and new media. Unfortunately for our soldiers, these brave Americans are caught in the crossfire” ~ Joe Scarborough
  22. “Today we are beginning to notice that the new media are not just mechanical gimmicks for creating worlds of illusion, but new languages with new and unique powers of expression.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  23. “I was very intensely concerned with all kinds of new media.” ~ Ted Nelson

  24. “There are not that many new media brands you can say that about nowadays.” ~ David Talbot
  25. “New media is … an amazing form of direct marketing in that you really get a sense of who your customer is, and you also get to know those people who may not be your customers yet but are aspirational and are hoping to be.” ~ Ivanka Trump
  26. “The new media and technologies by which we amplify and extend ourselves constitute huge collective surgery carried out on the social body with complete disregard for antiseptics.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  27. “I think the mistake a lot of people make with new media is they just focus on one thing. But any one thing – just doing podcasts or just having a website or just doing television – isn’t enough anymore.” ~ Chris Hardwick

  28. “The entertainment business is and always has been about money, and it’s about, “Does that person merit that salary?” The fact is that the business, in my view, has been somewhat bankrupt for years – only the new media made it viable.” ~ Mike Medavoy
  29. “From American Idol to The Matrix participatory media – where old and new media converge by involving fansĀ  – is influencing our culture by creating new forms of interactive storytelling. Yet by enabling people to participate in such various media they can converge as a crowd to alter the story to create new modes of engagement, some not necessarily endorsed by the creator – or the brands that back them.” ~ Henry Jenkins
  30. “The plate tectonics of media have shifted where NBC had to become a new media company from an old media company.” ~ Carson Daly
  31. “I think Ronald Reagan is what happened….The age of Reagan brought conservatism into the mainstream….It also brought us the beginning of the new media-talk radio, the internet, cable television.” ~ Douglas Brinkley

  32. “The student of media soon comes to expect the New Media of any period whatever to be classed as ‘pseudo’ by those who acquired the patterns of earlier media, whatever they may happen to be.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  33. “I decided to go to the cinema school because I thought it was a new sort of media. Nowadays, it’s not anymore, but in the ’50s, cinema had a half-century of age. Today it’s more than one century. I thought it was a new media, a new way of telling stories.” ~ Costa-Gavras
  34. “I think, if allowed, 3D is a new film language. I can have more adventure exploring a new media, that’s very exciting. 2D we know most of it, things haven’t changed for decades; it’s the same principles, so 3D’s more exciting.” ~ Ang Lee
  35. “In fact, I think new media is going to make a big difference with injecting more people of color into Hollywood and non-Hollywood.” ~ Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

  36. “New media companies look remarkably like the old ones they aspire to replace: male, pale, and privileged.” ~ Astra Taylor
  37. “Every time you run a 35mm print, it picks up scratches. It picks up dirt. Sometimes it breaks, and you have to re-splice it. You lose frames. This doesn’t happen with digital or Blu-ray. I think that’s great. Because I love the new media.” ~ William Friedkin
  38. “Computer and video games represent one of the most important new media developments of this generation. Unlike many other forms of entertainment, they offer players the opportunity to explore, be creative, learn through interaction and express themselves to others. It is vitally important that we protect and nurture this new art form so that it can reach its full potential. Like most new forms of artistic expression that have come before (music, novels, movies), the primary critics of video games are the people that do not play them.” ~ Will Wright
  39. “I don’t know what’s going on with new media and digital stuff. It’s all changing.” ~ Parker Posey

  40. “The great danger of the new media is that it seems to relish the superficial. There has been an ethos within the Church for many years to pursue an accommodationist strategy in regards to the culture, and this has resulted in a public presentation of the Faith that is often nebulous or “dumbed down.”” ~ Robert Barron
  41. “All the new media will inevitably change the look, function, and maybe even the purpose of comics, but comics are vibrant and versatile, so I think they’ll continue to find relevance one way or another. But they definitely won’t be the same as what I grew up with.” ~ Bill Watterson
  42. “The world’s gotten smaller by virtue of the Internet and new media.” ~ Ryan Phillippe
  43. “At Yahoo, we were one of the early proponents of the power of content showcased through new media. SnagFilms, with its large library and breadth of digital distribution, can help shape this next phase, bringing great stories to broad new audiences.” ~ Terry Semel

  44. “We are an industry that has historically been at the forefront of defining new media environments in ways that benefit consumers and move our entire business model forward. We must ensure that while we are moving quickly, we are also moving smartly.” ~ Jim Stengel
  45. “Part of the problem with Occupy Wall Street was that folks were never really clear on what they were fighting for. If you don’t know what you’re fighting for, how do you know when you’ve got victory? In some ways, new media makes it easier for people to connect. It’s hard, though, because we’re much more seduced by the Internet, by big-screen TVs, by cell phones that can do everything.” ~ Stanley Nelson Jr.
  46. “In volume and velocity, the new media are making available testimony on a previously unimaginable scale. I’m neither as romantic about the new media landscape, nor cynical. But what’s indisputable is the experimental energy that digital forms are unleashing. Among my students and among up-and-coming artists, I find myself startled by the creative responses to the technological, environmental, and political upheavals of our time.” ~ Rob Nixon
  47. “For new media reactionaries…the problem is technology, the endless distractions of the Internet, the breakdown of authority in an age of blogs and Twitter, the collapse of narrative in a hyper-linked, multi-networked world.” ~ David L. Ulin

  48. “The White House New Media team circulates multiple highlights each day of what people are looking for online – Twitter trending topics, popular Google searches, etc. – and it gives us a sense of what’s breaking through, what isn’t, and a sanity check for what the larger online population cares about at any given time.” ~ Daniel Pfeiffer
  49. “We should think about what we mean by literacy. If you say, “He’s a very literate person,” what you really mean is that he knows a lot, thinks a lot, has a certain frame of mind that comes through reading and knowing about various subjects.The major route open to literacy has been through reading and writing text. But we’re seeing new media offer richer ways to explore knowledge and communicate, through sound and pictures.” ~ Seymour Papert
  50. “We need to take on the new media, and in terms of power and public pedagogy, we need to organize a whole range of people outside of the academy.” ~ Henry Giroux

  51. “Alternative spaces, independent media, satellite, these all provide some tools by which we can work more independently and deal more directly with communities we hope to reach. Distribution is key, and finding alternative ways to do that with new media is critical.” ~ Chuck D
  52. “It’s easy to make fun of AOL’s pending purchase of HuffPo. Just like AOL’s purchase of TimeWarner, here we have a new media company – Huffington Post – fooling an old media company, AOL, into overpaying for something that has already peaked.” ~ Douglas Rushkoff
  53. “When I started out as an activist, the issues were much clearer. There’s advantage to the new media, but on the other hand, you miss the ability to frame an issue that you had when there were just three TV networks: CBS, NBC, and ABC. So the whole world could see the same police dogs. The same Bull Connor and his white tank. Now you’ve got narrow-casting. The media is all fragmented. It’s so hard to get people to focus in a sustained way.” ~ Marian Wright Edelman
  54. “That’s not to say that some of the new media is not advantageous. You can reach lots of folks with what Black Lives Matter is doing, mobilizing people. God bless them.” ~ Marian Wright Edelman
  55. “I have been very concerned about media bias and the total dishonesty of the press. I think new media is a great way to get out the truth.” ~ Donald Trump

  56. “I am not one of the new media experts working all the time with my computers and the PowerPoint’s and things of that sort. So, I’m an old fashioned still in this regard but these are the moment where I really can be creative, if I am, to be left alone with just a book and piece of paper and to be thinking.” ~ Ahmed H. Zewail
  57. “New media has made it possible for filmmakers like me to get their message out. No big Hollywood studios are needed anymore to make and release a film. More and more people are watching movies and television online than going to the movie theater because of costs. This freedom gives me the opportunity to create the film I want to be seen and heard.” ~ Robert Greenwald
  58. “I think one of the great things behind game theory, or game development, especially in education now, apropos, digital and new media, is finding a better, easier, more intuitive way to learn that takes that away from the drudge and the structured work part and puts it into the reflective, “I’m alive, I’m a human being, I’m not working right now,” part. And I think that I would like to see music and arts and humanities become more able to even the color spectrum of the fan of activities.” ~ Thomas Hampson
  59. “Team Obama continues to dominate new media, spending far more effort and money than Team Romney in targeted online youth outreach.” ~ Jennifer Granholm

  60. “I used to work for an NGO called Transitions Online, and I was their Director of New Media. I was a very idealistic fellow who thought that he could use blogs, social networks and new media to help promote democracy, human rights and freedom of expression.” ~ Evgeny Morozov
  61. “Donald Trump understood the dynamics of the new media system better than the people who ran the old media system.” ~ Van Jones
  62. “You have a new media system and Donald Trump emerged as a new master of it.” ~ Van Jones

  63. “I may be the old-media id, but I think I may be entitled to some credit for being a new-media pioneer.” ~ Bill Keller
  64. “In order for us to deliver this, we have to integrate the big-screen capability, the PC capability, and the Internet experience. This is a combination of hardware and software that delivers a new media experience.” ~ Paul Otellini

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