famous quotes

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

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

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

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

I'm English. Our dentistry is not world famous.Christian Bale

I've certainly not got any famous people's numbers on my phone. It's just not my thing, really.Gareth Bale

Sometimes I dream to be alone and that nobody would talk to me. But I understand that football is really important and that everybody watches it. When you're famous, you have to do photos or autographs, especially for the kids.Mario Balotelli

That save from Pele's header was the best I ever made. I didn't have any idea how famous it would become - to start with, I didn't even realise I'd made it at all.Gordon Banks

I made my living being 20 or 30 pounds heavier than the average model. And that's where I got famous.Tyra Banks

I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful, much adulated, very famous and very unhappy.Brigitte Bardot

It wasn't not being famous any more, or even not being a recording artist. It was having nobody who needed me, no phones ringing, nothing to do. Because I'm still too young to do nothing. I was only 24 when all that happened. Now, at 40, I feel I've got more to give than I ever have.Gary Barlow