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Since my retirement, I've spent a lot of time trying to help the School of Social Work at the University of North Carolina. A society like this just can't afford an uneducated underclass of citizens. Charles Kuralt#Society 67
Charles Kuralt#Society 67
Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion. Charles Kuralt#Success 56
Charles Kuralt#Success 56
I had a little insight into life that most kids probably didn't have. My mother was a schoolteacher, and my father was a social worker. Through his eyes I saw the underside of society. Charles Kuralt#Society 48
Charles Kuralt#Society 48
You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars. Charles Kuralt#Society 46
Charles Kuralt#Society 46
When I was a little boy I used to borrow my father's hat, and make a press card to stick in the hat band. That was the way reporters were always portrayed in the movies. Charles Kuralt#Movies 44
Charles Kuralt#Movies 44
I think all those people I did stories about measured their own success by the joy their work was giving them. Charles Kuralt#Success 43
Charles Kuralt#Success 43
Thanks to the Interstate Highway System, it is now possible to travel across the country from coast to coast without seeing anything. Charles Kuralt#Travel 39
Charles Kuralt#Travel 39
The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines. Charles Kuralt#Acts 36
Charles Kuralt#Acts 36
I saw how many people were poor and how many kids my age went to school hungry in the morning, which I don't think most of my contemporaries in racially segregated schools in the South thought very much about at the time. Charles Kuralt#Age 34
Charles Kuralt#Age 34
I suppose I was a little bit of what would be called today a nerd. I didn't have girlfriends, and really I wasn't a very social boy. Charles Kuralt#Dating 29
Charles Kuralt#Dating 29
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