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Fame Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Fame

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Living in L.A., everyone likes to mold you and change you. I don't care about fame, I don't care about being a celebrity. I know that's part of the job, but I don't feed into anyone's idea of who I should be.
~By Jessica Alba ~


It is a good thing to happen to you, to have that taste of fame because then you don't hanker for it.
~By Jane Badler ~


I was a starter and did some good things there, and then I got a chance to prove myself as a closer. Because of that opportunity, I was blessed with the honor of being elected to the Hall of Fame.
~By Dennis Eckersley ~


Since my induction into the Sports Hall of Fame, I have wanted to have my No. 3 Chevy on exhibit for sports fans to see. I hope others will enjoy the car as much as I have.
~By Junior Johnson ~


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 ~


He had no failings which were not owing to a noble cause; to an ardent, generous, perhaps an immoderate passion for fame; a passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
~By Edmund Burke ~


I'm not after fame and success and fortune and power. It's mostly that I want to have a good job and have good friends; that's the good stuff in life.
~By Drew Barrymore ~


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


For children preserve the fame of a man after his death.
~By Aeschylus ~


That equals to being a fool, having fame and no fortune. A lot of guys out there have fame doing this and doing that, but they are broke.
~By Mike Tyson ~


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 ~


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 ~


It's about a young man who has climbed to fame and he discovers that his writing and the relationship with his wife are really more important for him than anything else.
~By Ismail Merchant ~


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


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 ~


We're not aware of fame itself, we're not that kind of band.
~By Ed O'Brien ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


I equate fame towards people who know your work, people who will see your work. But all that stuff, like with the Genies and stuff like that, it was so much fun. It's so much fun and it's nice when it comes, but that's not what it's all about.
~By Sandra Oh ~


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


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 ~


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


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


My kids are not known, and I think that is very important. So far they have lived a normal life, and will continue to do so. I feel they should have the possibility to live a free life without the burden of fame I have created.
~By Michael Schumacher ~


I live my life parallel with my work, and they are both equally important. I'm always amazed how much people talk about celebrity and fame. I don't understand the attraction.
~By Cate Blanchett ~


Some of the most famous books are the least worth reading. Their fame was due to their having done something that needed to be doing in their day. The work is done and the virtue of the book has expired.
~By Moliere ~


Fame was thrilling only until it became grueling. Money was fun only until you ran out of things to buy.
~By Gloria Swanson ~


I'm the age now that Rock was when he picked me up, so I can understand how he felt - how his fame limited his freedom. You get kinder as you go along.
~By Armistead Maupin ~


It is a good motive, fame and money, as it is tangible and measurable. Being an artist is neither measurable nor tangible and certainly not a way to become rich.
~By Dirk Benedict ~


Fame is being asked to sign your autograph on the back of a cigarette packet.
~By Billy Connolly ~


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 ~


If it turns out to be a hit, well, good luck dealing with fame. And if it's not a hit and you can still survive and make music you believe in, well, then you're truly blessed. I think that's where we are now.
~By Edie Brickell ~


When Ted Williams was here, inducted into the Hall of Fame 37 years ago, he said he must have earned it, because he didn't win it because of his friendship with the writers. I guess in that way, I'm proud to be in this company that way.
~By Eddie Murray ~


But what I'd really like to tell you is I never dreamed of being in the Hall of Fame. Standing here with all these great players was beyond any of my dreams.
~By Robin Yount ~


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 ~


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


Ah, dearer than my soul. Dearer than light, or life, or fame.
~By John Oldham ~


So all the rest is O.K., but fame is a hollow ground, isn't it? It's an empty kind of thing.
~By Richard O'Brien ~


The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over, acquired all that fame, each of them, by a single sentence consisting of two or three words.
~By Robert South ~


What is fame? an empty bubble; Gold? a transient, shining trouble.
~By James Grainger ~


Humbled by the fact that never in a million years would I ever thought that I would be on the same stage with all these great Hall of Famers and enshrined to the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
~By Wade Boggs ~


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


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 ~


THIS Duty implies that we should affectionately interest ourselves in whatever concerns the Honour, the Fame and Security of our Sovereign and his Government.
~By Charles Inglis ~


Who would not rather have the fame of Archimedes than that of his conqueror Marcellus?
~By William Rowan Hamilton ~


It worries me that young singers think you can shortcut the training and go straight to fame and fortune, and programmes like Pop Idol have encouraged that.
~By Lesley Garrett ~


My only claim to fame, if I have one, is that I'm an editor.
~By Woody Herman ~


I've experienced as much fame as I ever want to.
~By Trevor Dunn ~


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


A self made man is a rarity and hated by the parasites that floated to fame thought their parents, relatives and contacts.
~By Al Goldstein ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


Fame is no sanctuary from the passing of youth... suicide is much easier and more acceptable in Hollywood than growing old gracefully.
~By Julie Burchill ~


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 ~


I like the level of fame that I have. You get nice tables in restaurants sometimes, but fame isn't something that I find comfortable.
~By Aidan Quinn ~


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 ~


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 ~


Fame is everywhere; the 15 minutes are now the dominant themes of our times.
~By Nick Mancuso ~


I don't want to be in the Hall of Fame. I don't think owners should be.
~By George Steinbrenner ~


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


The difference is that with fame comes a spotlight, one which has recently made it impossible to ignore the fact that more and more of those folks we place on pedestals aren't even pausing to consider an option other than lying.
~By Michael Musto ~


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 ~


I got behind that pencil and nothing happened for many years, but since they put me in the Songwriters Hall of Fame, I've turned around. I took a good look at myself and said, I think it's time to get back at work.
~By Otis Blackwell ~


Fame is the thirst of youth.
~By Lord Byron ~


He is not dead who departs from life with a high and noble fame; but he is dead, even while living, whose brow is branded with infamy.
~By Ludwig Tieck ~


If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


Rosie is a Hall of Fame player, and I wouldn't be in the Hall of Fame if it weren't for him.
~By Frank Gifford ~


It was difficult being a teacher and out of the closet in the '50s. By the time I retired, the English department was proud of having a gay poet of a certain minor fame. It was a very satisfactory change!
~By Thom Gunn ~


Whatever the opposite of regret is best describes how I've always felt about that decision - it opened me up to a million creative opportunities I needed to experience away from the bull and distorting mirrors that fame engenders.
~By David Knopfler ~


The honor I feel today being inducted into the Hall of Fame is beyond what words can describe. My thanks to the Hall of Fame committee, who saw fit to bestow this great honor upon me today.
~By Hank Stram ~


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


I now believe that major labels can only work with people who care more about fame and money than the quality of the art they produce.
~By Malcolm Wilson ~


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 ~


Fame doesn't end loneliness.
~By Claire Danes ~


As a player, it says everything about you if you made the Hall of Fame. But, then again, boy... there's something about winning a Super Bowl.
~By Terry Bradshaw ~


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 ~


Sometimes I'm uncomfortable with the level of fame I've got! It all depends on the day and what's going on. I don't desire any more fame. I don't need it.
~By Philip Seymour Hoffman ~


At the end of my life, I have achieved belated fame and recognition in the city of my birth.
~By Leon Askin ~


I just hope I can live long enough to see the fame.
~By Robert Mapplethorpe ~


Who has the fame to be an early riser may sleep till noon.
~By James Howell ~


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


Fame, I have already. Now I need the money.
~By Wilhelm Steinitz ~


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


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 ~


In 1993 my birthday present was a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.
~By Annette Funicello ~


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 ~


The sooner I get into the Hall of Fame the better.
~By Dave Winfield ~


Regarding the Hall of Fame, when they decided I was going to be one of the possible candidates, when I heard that, I was so thrilled. You're always hoping for something like that.
~By Gabriela Sabatini ~


I don't want to achieve immortality by being inducted into the Hall of Fame. I want to achieve immortality by not dying.
~By William De Morgan ~


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


You have to work in this business on your own terms. Don't sell out for money, fame, or notoriety.
~By Morgan Brittany ~


My friends are all really nice about my fame, they're just curious really, they ask lots of questions.
~By Emma Watson ~


To want fame is to prefer dying scorned than forgotten.
~By Emile M. Cioran ~


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 ~


The 50 greatest players don't matter when you're in the Hall of Fame. We all know that I was not one of the 50 greatest, I was one of the 25 greatest - in my mind.
~By Dominique Wilkins ~


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 ~


If fame is to come only after death, I am in no hurry for it.
~By Marcus Valerius Martial ~


If you live through the initial stage of fame and get past it, and remember thats not who you are. If you live past that, then you have a hope of maybe learning how to spell the word artist.
~By Patrick Swayze ~

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