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Fame and tranquility can never be bedfellows.
Michel de Montaigne
Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is destiny.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Fame is a bitch, man.
Brad Pitt
Fame is a constant effort
Jules Renard
Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion
Mark Twain
Fame is an undertaker that pays but little attention to the living, but bedizens the dead, furnishes out their funerals, and follows them to the grave
Charles Caleb Colton
Fame is fickle and I know it. It has its compensations, but it also has its drawbacks and I've experienced them both.
Marilyn Monroe
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
Henry David Thoreau
Fame is proof that people are gullible
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fame is rot; daughters are the thing
James Matthew Barrie
Fame is something that must be won. Honor is something that must not be lost.
Arthur Schopenhauer
Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds
Socrates
Fame is the thirst of youth.
Lord Byron
Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable.
Ambrose Bierce
He lives in fame that died in virtue's cause.
William Shakespeare
Hitch your wagon to a star.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'm never going to be famous. My name will never be writ large on the roster of Those Who Do Things. I don't do any thing. Not one single thing. I used to bite my nails, but I don't even do that any more.
Dorothy Parker
It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.
Albert Einstein
It stirs up envy, fame does. People feel fame gives them some kind of privilege to walk up to you and say anything to you - and it won't hurt your feelings - like it's happening to your clothing.
Marilyn Monroe
O Fame! if I e'er took delight in thy praises, 'Twas less for the sake of thy high-sounding phrases, Than to see the bright eyes of the dear one discover The thought that I was not unworthy to love her.
Lord Byron
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