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Quotes And Sayings About Fame

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Fame - a few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to be depended on.
~By Christian Nestell Bovee ~


I don't care about money or fame or anything like that, but it would be a perk.
~By Lucas Grabeel ~


I love the fame and the money and the power. You have to keep working to have that.
~By Steve Guttenberg ~


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 do not like the man who squanders life for fame; give me the man who living makes a name.
~By Emily Dickinson ~


Fame always brings loneliness. Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole.
~By Vicki Baum ~


I'll take anyway to get into the Hall of Fame. If they want a batboy, I'll go in as a batboy.
~By Phil Rizzuto ~


My career should adapt to me. Fame is like a VIP pass wherever you want to go.
~By Leonardo DiCaprio ~


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 ~


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


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


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 ~


Leadbelly's guitar is in the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame.
~By Roger McGuinn ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


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


It's very easy to be cynical about the hall of fame. But on the other hand, it's really a beautiful thing for someone like me. I dedicated my entire life to this music.
~By Tom Petty ~


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 ~


Acquaintance lessens fame.
~By Claudius ~


The meetings of the legislature at Springfield then first brought together that splendid group of young men of genius whose phenomenal careers and distinguished services have given Illinois fame in the history of the nation.
~By John George Nicolay ~


We're constantly striving for success, fame and comfort when all we really need to be happy is someone or some thing to be enthusiastic about.
~By H. Jackson Brown, Jr. ~


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


The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
~By George Santayana ~


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 ~


If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically.
~By Jean-Paul Sartre ~


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


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


To be occasionally quoted is the only fame I care for.
~By Alexander Smith ~


Almost anyone can be an author; the business is to collect money and fame from this state of being.
~By A. A. Milne ~


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 ~


Fame lost its appeal for me when I went into a public restroom and an autograph seeker handed me a pen and paper under the stall door.
~By Marlo Thomas ~


Fame and tranquility can never be bedfellows.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~


Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo repeats only the last art, but fame relates all, and often more than all.
~By Thomas Fuller ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


Fame comes with its own standard. A guy who twitches his lips is just another guy with a lip twitch - unless he's Humphrey Bogart.
~By Sammy Davis, Jr. ~


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 ~


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


Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid.
~By Francis Bacon ~


If you're a musician or actor, you know that if you're successful, some level of fame goes along with that. You're prepared. But how often does that happen to a programmer?
~By Shawn Fanning ~


That has always seemed to me one of the stranger aspects of literary fame: you prove your competence as a writer and an inventor of stories, and then people clamour for you to make speeches and tell them what you think about the world.
~By J. M. Coetzee ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


Whatever fame came did so not because I sought it.
~By Jo Stafford ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


To copy beauty forfeits all pretense to fame; to copy faults is want of sense.
~By Charles Churchill ~


Fame had brought me so much unhappiness.
~By Brigitte Bardot ~


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


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


Money and fame made me believe I was entitled. I was wrong and foolish.
~By Tiger Woods ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


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


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 ~


Fame makes me feel wanted and loved, anybody wants that.
~By Michael Hutchence ~


Music for me is an emotional thing and it really does make me happy. It's not a tool for me to get fame or see my face in the papers or anything like that. It's about the fact that I really do enjoy it.
~By Ville Valo ~


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 ~


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


Whether you are an astronomer or a life scientist, geophysicist, or a pilot, you've got to be there because you believe you are good in your field, and you can contribute, not because you are going to get a lot of fame or whatever when you get back.
~By Alan Shepard ~


Fame is a constant effort.
~By Jules Renard ~


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 ~


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


The reward of art is not fame or success but intoxication: that is why so many bad artists are unable to give it up.
~By Jean Cocteau ~


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 ~


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 ~


He who would acquire fame must not show himself afraid of censure. The dread of censure is the death of genius.
~By William Gilmore Simms ~


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 ~


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 ~


Every day I work at not taking this fame thing seriously. Fortunately I have a great group of friends who help me do this.
~By Bruce Willis ~


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


My drum sticks are in the "Hall of Fame." I know that.
~By Jimmy Carl Black ~


I used to shy away from publicity so as not to let it get in the way of the work. But it's part of the job. The tabloids are a whole other arena. If fame happens, it happens. I just want to maintain focus.
~By Giovanni Ribisi ~


Fame an fortune are nothing if you're not happy and healthy.
~By Erika Slezak ~


I was the executive editor on a little magazine called Greek Accent, whose only claim to fame is that its art director went on to be the art director of Discover for many years.
~By Jane Haddam ~


Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few; and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


If you come to fame not understanding who you are, it will define who you are.
~By Oprah Winfrey ~


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


Integrity of life is fame's best friend, which nobly, beyond death, shall crown in the end.
~By John Webster ~


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 ~


Don't cling to fame. You're just borrowing it. It's like money. You're going to die, and somebody else is going to get it.
~By Sonny Bono ~


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


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


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 ~


Oblivion is the rule and fame the exception, of humanity.
~By Antoine Rivarol ~


Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way, and now that, and changes name as it changes direction.
~By Dante Alighieri ~


I'm glad that he's got all this behind him. And I'm pretty sure that there's a lot of people - and there are certain people that don't report the news accurate for their own personal fame and gain. And they know who they are.
~By Tito Jackson ~


One of the drawbacks of fame is that one can never escape from it.
~By Nellie Melba ~


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 ~

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