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Quotes And Sayings About Fame

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Fame usually comes to those who are thinking about something else.
~By Oliver Wendell Holmes ~


If you want me in the Hall of Fame put me in because of some contributions that I have made to country music.
~By Buck Owens ~


Socrates' fame spread all over Greece, and the most respected and educated men from all around came to him, in order to enjoy his friendly company and instruction.
~By Moses Mendelssohn ~


If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success or fame, the gods have called him.
~By Robert Louis Stevenson ~


I don't enjoy being a celebrity, I don't want any part of that or any part of that fame for fame... i'd actually rather die than be a celebrity slime!!!
~By Marc Almond ~


Now, I don't know how they judge all that, but if anybody in the world deserves to be in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, Ritchie Valens does.
~By Waylon Jennings ~


I just want the money and the fame and the adoration, and I don't want any of the other stuff.
~By Matthew Broderick ~


There is not in the world so toilsome a trade as the pursuit of fame; life concludes before you have so much as sketched your work.
~By Jean de la Bruyere ~


Fame has sent a number of celebrities off the deep end, and in the case of Michael Jackson, to the kiddy pool.
~By Bill Maher ~


I made enough money to buy a house. That's crazy, but fame proved ephemeral.
~By Moon Unit Zappa ~


I may be revered or defamed and decried; But I tried to live my life right.
~By Tracy Chapman ~


I was trained to be an actor, not a star. I was trained to play roles, not to deal with fame and agents and lawyers and the press.
~By Gene Hackman ~


Don't confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other.
~By Erma Bombeck ~


I would advise all youths aspiring to athletic fame or a professional career to practice clean living, fair play and good sportsmanship.
~By Major Taylor ~


Indeed, wretched the man whose fame makes his misfortunes famous.
~By Lucius Accius ~


Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
~By Jean Jacques Rousseau ~


Regarding fame, fortune and Oregon I do wish I had more money.
~By John Fahey ~


I wanted to be an actress. In college I was a serious feminist and very political. I was determined to get one thing out of my career and that was respect. I didn't want money. I didn't care about fame.
~By Christine Lahti ~


The fame aspect of winning the Masters... besides being married and becoming a father, that's a strong third there.
~By Mike Weir ~


Fame and success are very different things.
~By Enya ~


Of all the possessions of this life fame is the noblest; when the body has sunk into the dust the great name still lives.
~By Friedrich Schiller ~


I think it's easy for people to assume that fame is equal to glory, but it can be a very isolating experience.
~By Sophia Bush ~


Fame is addictive. Money is addictive. Attention is addictive. But golf is second to none.
~By Marc Anthony ~


You can take Elvis. You can take Marilyn Monroe. Success and fame will not be the answer if something inside of you is bothering you, if things in your mind aren't going right.
~By Linda Evans ~


Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is destiny.
~By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ~


Even those who write against fame wish for the fame of having written well, and those who read their works desire the fame of having read them.
~By Blaise Pascal ~


Luckily, thanks to the way my parents taught me, I think I can handle the fame in the right manner.
~By Alessandro Del Piero ~


Andy Warhol made fame more famous.
~By Fran Lebowitz ~


I want fame more than I can tell. But more than I want fame I want happiness.
~By Mary MacLane ~


Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A grave to rest in, and a fading name!
~By Walter Savage Landor ~


Honor means that a man is not exceptional; fame, that he is. Fame is something which must be won; honor, only something which must not be lost.
~By Arthur Schopenhauer ~


Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direct our lives so as to please the fancy of men.
~By Baruch Spinoza ~


I hated my brief fame. We had TV vans camped outside my house, reporters hounded me... people i'd know for years started treating me differently.
~By Malcolm Wilson ~


Prince presented us at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
~By Bernie Worrell ~


Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom the source of virtue, and of fame, obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed.
~By William Whitehead ~


Critics! Those cut-throat bandits in the paths of fame.
~By Robert Burns ~


I lost money, coaching jobs, a shot at the Hall of Fame.
~By Curt Flood ~


Mickey Mouse... is always there-he's part of my life. That really is something not everyone can call their claim to fame.
~By Annette Funicello ~


The fame and reputation part came later, and never was much of a motivator, although it did enable me to work without feeling guilty about neglecting my studies.
~By Linus Torvalds ~


Nevertheless there are certain peaks, canons, and clear meadow spaces which are above all compassing of words, and have a certain fame as of the nobly great to whom we give no familiar names.
~By Mary Austin ~


One to destroy, is murder by the law; and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe; to murder thousands, takes a specious name, 'War's glorious art', and gives immortal fame.
~By Edward Young ~


To me, the whole idea of fame and I think it can be a real test of somebody, of who they are. You know, 'cause some strange things happen. I've seen some peculiar things as far as a person just living their life.
~By Tobey Maguire ~


All fame ever does for you is get attention for the work you really want to do.
~By Jonathan Frid ~


As for fame, it can go to your head and you can become full of yourself.
~By John Fahey ~


I feel sorry for these kids in bands. Everything is so disposable nowadays. These kids don't even get 15 minutes of fame, it's like a minute and a half.
~By Zakk Wylde ~


Fame obviously has become a premium in everybody's life. Everybody thinks they deserve it, everybody thinks they want it and most people really don't enjoy it once they get it.
~By Kelsey Grammer ~


We never really felt a real level of respect. The fame was fantastic, but that wasn't that important to me, because for every million people that loved me I focused on the one that hated me.
~By Donnie Wahlberg ~


I courted fame but as a spur to brave and honest deeds; who despises fame will soon renounce the virtues that deserve it.
~By David Mallet ~


I think Ray Guy and John Madden for sure should be in the Hall of Fame and Cliff Branch should be as well.
~By Jim Otto ~


Bud Johnson, God rest his soul of fame, a tenor saxophonist. Bud was always a big, big, big booster of mine and he always when I first met Bud in Pittsburgh when he came through there, he heard me sing and he wanted me to come to Chicago.
~By Billy Eckstine ~


Getting buried alive will always be my claim to fame.
~By Crystal Chappell ~


Wealth, beauty, and fame are transient. When those are gone, little is left except the need to be useful.
~By Gene Tierney ~


I guess it comes back to the old motto, you have you're fifteen minutes a fame.
~By Steve Brown ~


You are not born for fame if you don't know the value of time.
~By Marquis De Vauvenargues ~


I love being an older comic now. It's like being an old soccer or an old baseball player. You're in the Hall of Fame and it's nice, but you're no longer that person in the limelight on the spot doing that thing.
~By Eric Idle ~


You want to live your own life, but when you have fame, there are certain things you can't get away with.
~By Omar Epps ~


But once I acclimated and really used fame for what it was offering me as a tool to serve my life purpose of inspiring and contributing, then it started to get fun again.
~By Alanis Morissette ~


Fame, like the river, is narrowest where it is bred, and broadest afar off.
~By William Davenant ~


Fame is a very confusing thing, because you are recognized by a lot of people that you've never seen before, and they're at a great advantage.
~By Scott Hamilton ~


Some people obtain fame, others deserve it.
~By Doris Lessing ~


Fame can be just so annoying because people are so critical of you. You can't just say, 'hi'. You say hi and people whisper' man did you see the way she said hi? What an attitude.
~By Juliette Lewis ~


Fame does lead to money, which I don't have a close relationship with. I'm the kind of guy who never sees the money - it all goes somewhere else. I don't understand it, I don't like to deal with it. I have a fear of not having it, because I grew up without it.
~By David Duchovny ~


A man must love a thing very much if he not only practices it without any hope of fame and money, but even... without any hope of doing it well.
~By Oliver Herford ~


I'm shy, paranoid, whatever word you want to use. I hate fame. I've done everything I can to avoid it.
~By Johnny Depp ~


No true and permanent fame can be founded except in labors which promote the happiness of mankind.
~By Charles Sumner ~


Fame - anyone who says he doesn't like it is crazy.
~By Bennett Cerf ~


Great men, unknown to their generation, have their fame among the great who have preceded them, and all true worldly fame subsides from their high estimate beyond the stars.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


Good fame is like fire; when you have kindled you may easily preserve it; but if you extinguish it, you will not easily kindle it again.
~By Francis Bacon ~


It was never the fame or fortune that drove me to act. It was something I love and enjoy doing it. A lot of people identify who they are by what they do and that's not me. It's what I do but not who I am. Who I am is a parent. I'm a family man.
~By Adam Baldwin ~


I'm over it. You strive to win a Super Bowl and you do everything you can to get there. But being in the Hall of Fame, you never play for that honor. It's incredible.
~By Dan Fouts ~


Maybe it's my 15 minutes of fame, maybe it's longer.
~By Jane Harman ~


Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph; killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true.
~By Leonard Cohen ~


I didn't get into making music for the fame aspect. There are people who do desire that.
~By Sheryl Crow ~


Men's fame is like their hair, which grows after they are dead, and with just as little use to them.
~By George Villiers ~


I don't think I realized that the cost of fame is that it's open season on every moment of your life.
~By Julia Roberts ~


The problem with fame is that you get frozen in one frame and nothing you can do can alter the nature.
~By Jerry Rubin ~


My goal had been to win a championship, work toward the Hall of Fame, have my jersey retired by the team and I'd go in as a lifelong New York Giant, but I'm now resigned to the fact that this won't happen.
~By Michael Strahan ~


A life lived with integrity - even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
~By Denis Waitley ~


The fame you earn has a different taste from the fame that is forced upon you.
~By Gloria Vanderbilt ~


Fame is morally neutral.
~By Edward R. Murrow ~


The fact that my 15 minutes of fame has extended a little longer than 15 minutes is somewhat surprising to me and completely baffling to my wife.
~By Barack Obama ~


The best people renounce all for one goal, the eternal fame of mortals; but most people stuff themselves like cattle.
~By Heraclitus ~


Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we who look back with lofty pride to the great names of antiquity.
~By William Hazlitt ~


He's just like my father that way-my father just adored my mother and let her do whatever she wanted. John's like that. He's a very rare man, a very good man, and I've had a good life with him. I'm proud to be walking in the wake of Johnny's fame.
~By June Carter Cash ~


Passion is the thing that sustains you in acting. If you're doing it for fame and money, don't even bother because it will never happen. The last thing I ever expected was to be paid for this.
~By Scott Patterson ~


Fame is a constant effort.
~By Jules Renard ~


The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame. If it comes at all it will come because it is deserved, not because it is sought after.
~By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ~


Fame is a bitch, man.
~By Brad Pitt ~


I wouldn't know how I would have coped with The Beatles' sort of fame.
~By Noel Redding ~


Preserve my artistic creativity and ennoble my artistic fame.
~By Giacomo Meyerbeer ~


If cash comes with fame, come fame; if cash comes without fame, come cash.
~By Jack London ~


People can get certain good things out of fame, but until it killed a princess nobody ever talked about how bad it can be.
~By Sherry Stringfield ~


The longer a man's fame is likely to last, the longer it will be in coming.
~By Arthur Schopenhauer ~


Fame is only good for one thing - they will cash your check in a small town.
~By Truman Capote ~


You will never see the four original Pumpkins on stage ever again, unless it's a Hall of Fame thing. But you would never see a tour. There's so much damage, there's no way.
~By Billy Corgan ~


I think I'm telling the truth. I sat by Ray Perkins at the Hall of Fame dinner in New York, and at that time he didn't know he was our coach and I didn't either.
~By Bear Bryant ~


And what do Democrats stand for, if they are so ready to defame concerned citizens as the "mob" - a word betraying a Marie Antoinette delusion of superiority to ordinary mortals. I thought my party was populist, attentive to the needs and wishes of those outside the power structure. And as a product of the 1960s, I thought the Democratic party was passionately committed to freedom of thought and speech.
~By Camille Paglia ~


When I started off, I didn't only ride to fame on my looks though many people I know think otherwise.
~By Natasha Henstridge ~


I've stopped caring about skeptics, but if they libel or defame me they will end up in court.
~By Uri Geller ~


I respect the Hall of Fame, and if they think that I'm worthy enough, I would be very honored. And if they don't, I gave it all that I had to this game.
~By Rafael Palmeiro ~

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