famous quotes

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

There are high spots in all of our lives and most of them have come about through encouragement from someone else. I don't care how great, how famous or successful a man or woman may be, each hungers for applause.George Matthew Adams

But I don't feel the need to be famous.Jessica Alba

I don't put weight on fame, and having people around me just because I am famous makes me feel really bad about myself.Jessica Alba

It isn't necessary to be rich and famous to be happy. It's only necessary to be rich.Alan Alda

I'm just not a private person. It's not like I do things because I want things to be public; it's just that's my way of expressing myself, and I happen to be very famous.Lily Allen

You can be a famous poisoner or a successful poisoner, but not both, and the same seems to apply to Great Train Robbers.Clive Anderson

I was with a famous comedian when a young fan walked up and asked for an autograph. The comedian blew him off. I'll never forget the look on the young boy's face. He was devastated.Louie Anderson

Some very famous directors have started in the mail room, which is just getting inside the studio, getting to know people, getting to know the routine.Kenneth Anger

I've never sat there and plotted out how I was going to become successful or famous.Jennifer Aniston

Exposure makes you famous, not just good work. Famous is being plastered everywhere.Francesca Annis

I never pursued being 'famous.'Francesca Annis

It's too late for me to get married before I'm famous. You never know people's intentions.Carmelo Anthony

You don't have to be rich and famous. You just have to be an ordinary person, doing extraordinary things. I'd like more people to know that it's there. Women's achievements still aren't recognised enough in many areas.Joan Armatrading

In fact, I'd just like to own something. Everyone thinks I'm glamorous, rich and famous but all I've got is some recording equipment and a battered old BMW.Dido Armstrong

Well, yeah. At a certain point, you've got to be really honest with yourself. Like, 'Why am I doing this? What are my motivations?' Like, if you get into it because you want to be famous? Then you've got a long row to hoe. But if you really feel like it's a labour of love and it's something you're actually legitimately good at, then it's not that hard to keep plugging away.Will Arnett

I get recognized, but I'm not really a famous famous.Dave Attell

I never wanted to be famous.Dave Attell

When actors get a bad name for diva behavior - I've never seen it. Because my experience with people who are really famous actors is that they work really hard.Hayley Atwell

When you become famous, you start getting invites to parties where there are famous athletes and famous rock stars, politicians, people who have tremendous power and affluence. It's not in my DNA, but certainly I have been exposed to it.Billy Baldwin