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Immune Good Way

I was famous from the age of 13, and after a while you become immune to it - in a good way. You look at positives and what you can do with it.

- A. R. Rahman

Big Deal

My favorite thing about being famous... it's not really as big of a deal as everybody says it is. Being on the road is tough, doing interviews, and all the stuff. It's still pretty tough.

- Aaron Carter

Normal Most

I find the most normal things about famous people to be the most fascinating.

- Abbi Jacobson

Build Unless

Blogs are easy to start, but unless the author is famous, it takes years to build a following.

- Adam D'Angelo

Queen Famous Person

The most famous person in my phone is Lindsay Lohan. We starred in 'Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen' together in 2004 and we've stayed in touch.

- Adam Garcia

People Celebrities

Celebrities and 'famous' people are just regular folks. I know, it's a shocking and potentially dangerous statement.

- Adam McKay

Mom Your

Ultimately, the only people who are in any way edified by hanging with famous people are you at the age of 11 and your mom.

- Adam McKay

Small Play

I'm not comfortable being around too many people. I don't like being out in public too much. I don't like going to bars. I don't like doing celebrity stuff. So most of the characters I play are people who don't always feel comfortable beyond their small circle of friends.

- Adam Sandler

Celebrity About

I just want to make music, I don't want people to talk about me. All I've ever wanted to do was sing. I don't want to be a celebrity. I don't want to be in people's faces, you know, constantly on covers of magazine that I haven't even known I'm on.

- Adele

Birthday Mum

Mum loves me being famous! She is so excited and proud, as she had me so young and couldn't support me, so I am living her dream, it's sweeter for both of us. It's her 40th birthday soon and I'm going to buy her 40 presents.

- Adele

Woman Like

There's a famous saying: 'Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.' I want to change it to 'Hell hath no fury like a nation scorned.'

- Adnan Sami

Attitude You

You don't have to have an attitude if you're famous.

- Adriana Lima

My Life Through

When I'm living in the world of luxury and celebrity, which is where I found myself for a large part of my life, it's a walk-on part. Not a vital necessity, like it is for so many people. I enjoy it but I can see right through it!

- Agnetha Faltskog

Mosque Which

On the banks of the Nile, the Rosetta branch, I lived an enjoyable childhood in the City of Disuq, which is the home of the famous mosque, Sidi Ibrahim.

- Ahmed Zewail

Me Celebrity

Celebrity, to me, is not a thing to seek.

- Aidan Quinn

Love Doing

I'm not interested in being famous. I'm interested in doing my job and doing it well, and that's wrestling, and that's what I love.

- AJ Lee

Celebrity Delusion

Celebrity gives us delusion of self importance.

- Al Goldstein

Tell Everybody

The hardest thing about being famous is that people are always nice to you. You're in a conversation and everybody's agreeing with what you're saying - even if you say something totally crazy. You need people who can tell you what you don't want to hear.

- Al Pacino

Happy Necessary

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

- Alan Alda

Everyone Made

I had never really wanted to be famous. Everyone is supposed to want to be rich and famous, but as a boy I never knew what rich was, and the first view I had of famous made me leery.

- Alan Alda

Will Dusk

Those who have known the famous are publicly debriefed of their memories, knowing as their own dusk falls that they will only be remembered for remembering someone else.

- Alan Bennett

Thought Became

I thought the more famous I became, the more friendships I would have, but the opposite was true.

- Alanis Morissette

Want Only

Only traumatised people want to be famous.

- Alanis Morissette

Fact Landlady

To be famous, in fact, one has only to kill one's landlady.

- Albert Camus

Doing Still

I still forgive him, because by doing what he did, he made it famous.

- Alberto Korda

Examples Songs

There are many examples of great songs that become more famous when they are covered.

- Alex Ebert

Long Island Shield

My parents tried to shield me from how famous they were when I was growing up on Long Island. I had no idea.

- Alexa Ray Joel

Failure Once

Once you become famous, you can't become unfamous. You can become a failure.

- Alexander Hanson

Movie Which

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

Very Read

When people stare at you, and you read about yourself in papers - at 13, it just got very confusing. I thought that if this is what it's like to be famous, I don't like it one bit.

- Alexander Skarsgard

Career Big

When I did 'Percy Jackson,' people told me, 'Oh, you're going to be so famous... you're not going to be able to walk down the street... it's going to be huge,' and it wasn't - although it was big for my career.

- Alexandra Daddario

Singing Badly

If you want to be famous because you do something well or badly, be it singing while fat or hitting balls of various shapes and hues, you have to be prepared to divulge. We live in the age of the chronic overshare.

- Alexandra Petri

Jumping Became

A lot of people have the misconception that I decided to become an actor when Lily became famous and have accused me of jumping on her bandwagon. But that's completely untrue.

- Alfie Allen

Think Ever

I don't think I'll ever be comfortable with the idea of being famous.

- Alison Lohman

Think Dad

Because Dad was famous, I was so used to being identified as 'John Huston's daughter' that I couldn't think of myself as anyone else.

- Allegra Huston

Southern Having

I was not a Southern California girl. I hated having my photograph taken. I felt shy and embarrassed around famous people.

- Allegra Huston

Work Pleasure

George Harrison was also a pleasure to work with. He was one of the most famous people I've ever known, but in spite of that fame, he was such a nice and friendly guy.

- Alvin Lee

Prove Normal

I have actor friends, but they're not famous. I feel like if you're an actor or - famous, you have to overly prove that you're a normal, cool person.

- Amanda Bynes

Sick Desirable

I got sick of being famous. It is not a desirable 'job.'

- Amanda de Cadenet

Going Happen

Life is going to happen to you no matter what weight you are, no matter how famous you are, no matter how much money you have in the bank. No one gets a free pass.

- Amanda de Cadenet

Want Long

I don't want to be famous per se, but I want to write books for as long as I can. And I plan on writing a lot.

- Amanda Hocking

Hang Tabloids

It's really easy to avoid the tabloids. You just live your life and don't hang out with famous people who are in the tabloids. Don't do anything controversial and be a normal person. Have friends. And get a job and keep working.

- Amanda Seyfried


Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable.

- Ambrose Bierce

Celebrity Like

I really hate the duties of being a celebrity, like getting dressed up for the red carpet.

- America Ferrera

Big Big Money

I've learned it's not about being famous and big money. L.A. can be a fun place, but when it comes down to it - and this might sound hokey - there's no place like home.

- Amy Locane

Celebrity About

The whole celebrity culture thing - I'm fascinated by, and repelled by, and yet I end up knowing about it.

- Anderson Cooper

Love Wanted

When I was 20, I wanted to be famous and win a Grammy and have people respect and love me.

- Andra Day

Country Built

Our country was not built to support blood dynasties or to elevate the rich and famous to a higher ethical or constitutional plain.

- Andrew Breitbart

Celebrity Made

There's so much made of the exceptional and the celebrity, the famous, and the wannabees.

- Andrew Clements

Will Attempting

In approaching our subject it will be best, without attempting to shorten the path by referring to famous theories of the drama, to start directly from the facts, and to collect from them gradually an idea of Shakespearean Tragedy.

- Andrew Coyle Bradley

Like Everybody

Everybody want famous, like me to be a famous director.

- Andrew Lau

Everyone Will

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

- Andy Warhol

Measure Inches

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

- Andy Warhol

Idea Famous Person

My idea of a good picture is one that's in focus and of a famous person.

- Andy Warhol

New Everybody

I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is 'In 15 minutes everybody will be famous.'

- Andy Warhol

Doing Same

You can get rich or famous by doing the same thing.

- Ang Lee

Mirror Face

I'd rather be able to face myself in the bathroom mirror than be rich and famous.

- Ani DiFranco

Other Made

It was I who made Fellini famous, not the other way around.

- Anita Ekberg

Been Famous Person

I don't have the life of a famous person. But I do feel like I've been able to connect with a lot of people.

- Ann Brashares

New Scoring

I guess we decided to make a new record 3 years ago when Nancy was done scoring for Almost Famous.

- Ann Wilson

Hugely Certainly

I did become quite well known from 'Four Weddings and a Funeral', and it helped hugely. I wasn't as famous as Hugh Grant, but I certainly began to work.

- Anna Chancellor

More Will

The more they applaud, the bigger your salary will be.

- Anna Held

Beautiful I Am

I am beautiful, famous and gorgeous.

- Anna Kournikova

Difficult Substance

To be famous these days with no grounding and no substance is not especially difficult. I urge you instead to seek to be relevant, to be agile and educated.

- Anna Wintour

Movies Exploring

Acting is not about being famous, it's about exploring the human soul.

- Annette Bening

More Than

I'm more interested in being good than being famous.

- Annie Leibovitz

Want Monarchy

You do now have one in three people, as shown by the famous Carlton Monarchy debate poll, saying they want to get rid of the Monarchy. That was unthinkable even three, four years ago.

- Anthony Holden

Rest No Interest

I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to get famous and all the rest is hogwash.

- Anthony Hopkins

Myself Like

It's hard to say I don't like being famous, but how I feel is that I don't see myself as that person. It baffles me that people would want a picture with me.

- Anthony Joshua

Country My Own

It never really worked out for me in my own country. They said, 'You're not famous enough for the lead roles, and you're too present for the supporting roles - you'd overpower the lead.'

- Antje Traue

Very Well Known

I'm not famous; I am simply very well-known to certain people. Famous is something different.

- Anton Corbijn

Dancing Never

I've never worried about being rich or famous - for me, it's all about the dancing.

- Anton du Beke

Goal Scoring

'Strictly' is a bit like scoring the winning goal in the FA Cup Final or sinking the final putt in the Ryder Cup - only a few people get the opportunity to do it, and they have got to be famous.

- Anton du Beke

Feel Actually

I actually don't feel famous.

- Anwar Robinson

Want Hugely

I don't ever want to be hugely famous because I had a little taste of it after 'East Is East' and 'Bend It.'

- Archie Panjabi

Know Palestinian

There is a famous saying: 'It's hard to be a Jew.' It's also hard to be a Palestinian. I know that.

- Ariel Sharon

Being Part

The stalkers can get a little scary at times, but I guess all these things are a part of being famous.

- Armaan Malik

Man Only

Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.

- Arthur Schopenhauer

More Gauge

It is more interesting to be compared to someone famous, because it lets you gauge what perceptions people have about your appearance.

- Arthur Smith

Someone Profession

If you are famous, you should find someone who understands your profession but doesn't do it.

- Ashlan Gorse Cousteau

Date Agent

If you are famous, single, and actually want to build a relationship that works, don't look to date your co-stars... just ask them to set you up with their agent.

- Ashlan Gorse Cousteau

Always Actress

I just wanted to be an actress. It never occurred to me that I could become famous, because I'm not one of those people who's automatically going to be the lead. I always saw myself as the mate.

- Ashley Jensen

My Life Normal

I don't see myself as famous at all so I'm continuing my life as normal.

- Ashley Madekwe

Celebrity Reaction

My reaction when I hear the word 'celebrity' is, 'Who, me?' It doesn't feel like I'm famous.

- Charlie Cox

My Own Deal

I've had to deal, a lot, with my own sense of intimidation at meeting famous people - especially actors, but really any famous people.

- Charlie Kaufman

More Kind

They used to but not any more. You kind of get used to it - you accept it is part of your job - if you're famous and you want this life, you have got to accept this part of it as well.

- Charlotte Church

Fact Stopped

I don't ever want to be famous. I never want to live that life. I genuinely hate the fact that I would be stopped for a picture or an autograph all the time.

- Charlotte Dujardin

Always Like

I'd always tell my mom, 'I want to be famous like Claudia Schiffer or Brigitte Bardot.'

- Charlotte McKinney

Always Been

I've always been successful. Now I'm famous and successful.

- Chazz Palminteri

Like Makes

I follow the most random people on Twitter. I follow famous people like Khloe Kardashian, who surprisingly makes really funny tweets all the time.

- Chloe Grace Moretz

Love Compete

Now, we believe that the majority of teachers in America know our system must be reformed, to put students first so that America can compete, that teachers don't teach to become rich or famous. They teach because they love children.

- Chris Christie

Self-Esteem Before

Being famous before you've formed your personality, before you have that self-esteem, is dangerous.

- Chris Evert

Love I Love

I love being famous. It's almost like being white.

- Chris Rock

News Reasons

Its only when you are a great actor and are recognised for your good work that you become famous. Unless you are in the news for the wrong reasons!

- Christine Lahti

Shadow Been

How many writers in history have ever been as famous as Stephen King? He casts an awfully long shadow.

- Christopher Golden

Doing Becoming

It's not a matter of becoming a superstar. Fame and money aren't the purpose of all this. No actor's going to say, 'I don't want to be famous.' But the main purpose for doing what I'm doing is the passion in the work.

- Christopher Lambert

London Became

My great-grandmother was born in London, the daughter of a Brixton coachman, and became the most famous singer in Australia. Her name was Marie Carandini, Madame Carandini.

- Christopher Lee

My Life Poetic

Most of my life I have played a lot of famous people but most of them were dead so you have a poetic license.

- Christopher Plummer

Hair Before

My hair was famous before I was.

- Christopher Walken

Alongside Composer

You'll know if you're a famous composer if 20 years from now your name appears on a pull-down menu in Band in a Box, alongside Hans Zimmer.

- Cliff Martinez