„How famous am I? No more famous than you.“
Well, no, you are considerably more famous than I am. 'Says who? Fuck it. Kelly Osbourne's more famous than me.
Justin answering whether he knows just how famous he is.
Interview with the Observer Magazine
„I think Yvonne De Carlo was more famous than Lily. But I gained the younger audience through The Munsters.“
— Yvonne De Carlo Canadian-American actress, dancer, and singer 1922 - 2007
And it was a steady job.
"Yvonne De Carlo Reminds The World There Was Life Before Lily Munster" (1987)
— Kim Gordon American musician, bassist of Sonic Youth 1953
On how she perceived fame in “Kim Gordon: ‘I never think of myself as famous – I’m barely famous’” https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/art-and-design/visual-art/kim-gordon-i-never-think-of-myself-as-famous-i-m-barely-famous-1.3969888 in The Irish Times (31 Jul 2019)
— Frank Zappa American musician, songwriter, composer, and record and film producer 1940 - 1993
Interview on Nationwide (1 July 1983).
— Dave Chappelle American comedian 1973
Television, Inside the Actor's Studio (2006)
„Fame you'll be famous, as famous as can be, with everyone watching you win on TV, Except when they don't because sometimes they won't..“
— Dr. Seuss American children's writer and illustrator, co-founder of Beginner Books 1904 - 1991
Fonte: Oh, The Places You'll Go!
— Tracey Ullman English-born actress, comedian, singer, dancer, screenwriter, producer, director, author and businesswoman 1959
"Ullman, By Hook & By 'Crooks'" http://www.nydailynews.com/ullman-hook-crooks-tracey-tireless-efforts-landed-role-woody-allen-leading-lady-article-1.859726 (NY Daily News, 14 May 2000)
„No matter how much money you have, no matter how famous you are, no matter how many people admire you, being black in America is tough.“
— LeBron James American basketball player 1984
LeBron James Responds to Racial Vandalism: ‘Being Black in America Is Tough’, NY Times, June 1, 2017 https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/31/sports/lebron-racist-graffiti-home.html?_r=0,
— Vladimir Nabokov Russian-American novelist, lepidopterist, professor 1899 - 1977
Interview with Herbert Gold, The Paris Review Interviews: Writers at Work, 4th series (1977), p. 107 ISBN 0-140-04543-0
„Please allow me to introduce myself …
I am Black the Knife, I am secretly famous, I have designer genes.“
— Bob Black American anarchist 1951
I’ve Got A Nietzsche Trigger Finger! (1986)
Contexto: Please allow me to introduce myself …
I am Black the Knife, I am secretly famous, I have designer genes. I’m on a macropsychotic diet, I’m anarchorexic, I underwent paleolithium treatment, I’m the 6-Pac-Man! I not only know Who Wrote the Book of Love, I edited out the mushy parts!
„“How come you didn’t recognize me?” Hentman said crossly. “Aren’t I world-famous? Or maybe you don’t watch TV.”“
— Philip K. Dick, livro Clans of the Alphane Moon
Fonte: Clans of the Alphane Moon (1964), Chapter 5 (p. 57)
— Otto Dix German painter and printmaker 1891 - 1969
Remark of 1919, as quoted in German Expressionism 1915-1925 : The Second Generation (1988) by Stephanie Barron. p. 71
— Peter Blake British artist 1932
Colin Serjent, "Blake's 08, http://www.catalystmedia.org.uk/issues/nerve9/peter_blake.php Nerve, Autumn 2006
Sgt. Pepper's cover
„I always knew that I was going to be famous. I honest to God don't know how else to describe it. I used to lie in bed and wonder, "Am I going to be a local TV person? Am I going to a motivational speaker?" It wasn't a vision. But as it's kind of happening, you have this buried understanding: "Of course."“
— Jennifer Lawrence American actress 1990
Van Meter, Jonathan. "The Hunger Games' Jennifer Lawrence Covers the September Issue" http://www.vogue.com/magazine/print/star-quality-jennifer-lawrence-hunger-games/. vogue.com. August 12, 2013. Retrieved March 29, 2014.
— George Gordon Byron English poet and a leading figure in the Romantic movement 1788 - 1824
Memorandum reference to the instantaneous success of Childe Harold and quoted in Letters and Journals of Lord Byron by Thomas Moore (1830), chapter 14.