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The nice thing about quotes is that they give us a nodding acquaintance with the originator which is often socially impressive.

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One thing about being famous is the people around you, you pay all their bills so they very rarely disagree with you because they want you to pick up the check. Charles Barkley

Aristotle was famous for knowing everything. He taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons. Will Cuppy

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A voice is very intimate. It’s something of your own. So there’s always this fear, because you feel naked. There’s a fear of not reaching up to expectations. As you become more famous, people come and expect to hear something extraordinary, so you don’t want to disappoint them. I feel this sense of responsibility. Andrea Bocelli

I can read a crowd pretty well. I know what to play and know how to keep it interesting for them and for myself as well. Most of the other DJs are more like producers so they become famous because they make hits and then they start DJ-ing. But I’m more from the other way around. Tiesto

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I’m famous for splurging at fast-food places. I’m currently obsessed with Taco Bell’s bean and cheese burritos with extra green sauce and extra cheese. Gluttony! Fergie

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Once you become famous, there is nothing left to become but infamous. Don Johnson

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I’m the man that made wrestling famous. Hulk Hogan

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I have no sense of being famous – you’re just working. And then you’ll have a random day in London when you’ll do some press and it creeps into your awareness that this goes out – that what you do every day goes out to televisions right across the country. Karen Gillan

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Being rich and famous has never been my goal at all. I love to act and I want to be able to do really great parts. Jenn Proske

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In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known – that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness. Norman O. Brown

I’m a regular person. I know a lot of people love being famous. I don’t like it. I’m just chillin’. YouknowwhatI’msayin’? Wale

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I want to get so famous that I don’t have to wake up in the morning. It’ll probably never happen. Gabriel Iglesias

I’ve gotten books published. I’ve met famous people that are very nice. I look back and I say, ‘Wow. Thank you, God, for giving me this gift. And thank you for helping me to keep going.’ Mattie Stepanek

The first pork-barrel bill that crosses my desk, I’m going to veto it and make the authors of those pork-barrel items famous all over America. John McCain

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Our top story tonight: Famous TV dolphin flipper was arrested today on prostitution ring charges. He allegedly was seen transporting two 16 year olds across state line for immoral porpoises. Colin Mochrie

I was there when the quote-unquote golden age of musical theater was flourishing. I met everybody who worked in theater or was famous in theater from the ’40s on. Harold Prince

The hardest thing about being famous is that people are always nice to you. Robert De Niro

I think being famous is more of a hindrance, a constraint, than just letting yourself be free. Martin Yan

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I’d probably be famous now if I wasn’t such a good waitress. Jane Siberry

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For famous men have the whole earth as their memorial. Pericles

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Everybody think they’re famous when they get 100,000 followers on Instagram and 5,000 on Twitter. Meek Mill

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To seduce a woman famous for strict morals, religious fervor and the happiness of her marriage: what could possibly be more prestigious? Christopher Hampton

Martyrdom: The only way a man can become famous without ability. George Bernard Shaw

A window covered with raindrops interests me more than a photograph of a famous person. Saul Leiter

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I don’t like being famous – it is like a prison. And driving for Ferrari would make it far worse. Valentino Rossi

I’ve been around some very famous people, but no one has the effect Maradona has; people tremble in his presence. Emir Kusturica

You have to pretend that your life is a financial pleasure even when your autographs are bouncing. Kinky Friedman

As a famous person you think how you’re gonna end it, get away and have a normal life. Gwen Stefani

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Forget the press – just being a partner of somebody who’s very, very famous, it’s hard to keep your center and your personality intact. Patti Scialfa

I had one fight in my adult life. I had the famous ’89 fight with Nicole, which she admits that she initiated the physical part. O. J. Simpson

You don’t have to have an attitude if you’re famous. Adriana Lima

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In the future, everyone will be famous for 15 minutes. Andy Warhol

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I wanted to be a rich, famous rock-and-roll star in that order. Dee Snider

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I didn’t start making music in order to be famous. Mark Ronson

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Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches. Andy Warhol

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I have a great job writing for ‘The Office,’ but, really, all television writers do is dream of one day writing movies. I’ll put it this way: At the Oscars the most famous person in the room is, like, Angelina Jolie. At the Emmys the huge exciting celebrity is Bethenny Frankel. You get what I mean. Mindy Kaling

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Anytime you cast a movie and you need someone famous in the lead part, you’re a prisoner of whoever happens to be famous in the six-month window in which you’re trying to get a film financed. Alexander Payne

There are some famous people, and I’ve met them, who you might think are great, and then you meet them, and you discover that they not only have feet but heads of clay. Anne Beatts

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I had to do this very aggressive, big score in a very short time, and knowing that in the beginning, middle, and end would be this very, very famous theme, but I still had to weave a score around it and make it work as a score was really challenging. Danny Elfman

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I think it’s useful, as a famous person, to have as little separation between the perception of you and how you really are – because otherwise I’d be sitting here thinking I’m keeping secrets, and wondering when you’re going to find out. Daniel Radcliffe

First of all, plain and simple, you have no real idea of what it means to be famous until you become famous. It’s a double-edged sword. Obviously there are a lot of amazing things about fame, but there are also a lot of challenging things about it. Michelle Pfeiffer

I have been DJing in clubs for years. I always dreamed to be a famous DJ in Holland. And now it’s worldwide. You can’t imagine. I mean, I still can’t believe it myself that everything has gone so well. Tiesto

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Part of being famous is offering up this blank screen upon which people can project everything, and it’s a sacred act, putting yourself out there, in a way that lots of celebrities aren’t steeled for; they’re not prepared for the degree to which people define them. Alanis Morissette

Michael Myers is a very famous character. This is the ninth movie with Michael Myers, and when you put on that mask for the first time, you get a little chill going down your spine. Tyler Mane

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I’m not the guy that wants to be famous and make loads of money and sell loads of records. I don’t want that. I just want to be true. I want to be… I want to serve music. I want to be honest. Damien Rice

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I think in the end, when you’re famous, people like to narrow you down to a few personality traits. I think I’ve just become this ambitious, say-whatever’s-on-her-mind, intimidating person. And that’s part of my personality, but it’s certainly not anywhere near the whole thing. Madonna Ciccone

Jack Palance was my distant uncle – that’s the family gossip. Growing up, my family knew everything about his face getting burned and scarred in the military and how that mutilation led him to become such a famous ‘heavy’ in films. I prayed for good scars of my own. Not just acne scars. Chuck Palahniuk

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

My high-school coach Tony Reginelli was kind of famous for ‘Reggie-isms,’ kind of like ‘Yogi-isms.’ He always said if you want to be a good quarterback, when sprinting left you want to be amphibious and throw left-handed. I told him, ‘You mean ambidextrous, coach?’ Peyton Manning

I always want to say to people who want to be rich and famous: ‘try being rich first’. See if that doesn’t cover most of it. There’s not much downside to being rich, other than paying taxes and having your relatives ask you for money. But when you become famous, you end up with a 24-hour job. Bill Murray

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