Quotes and Sayings about Celebrity



"I know this is going to sound cheesy and like I'm trying to be Miss America, but the most important responsibility a celebrity has is to set an example and be a role model."
- Clay Aiken
(Related: America, Celebrity, Example, Responsibility, Sound, Trying)

"Living in L.A., everyone likes to mold you and change you. I don't care about fame, I don't care about being a celebrity. I know that's part of the job, but I don't feed into anyone's idea of who I should be."
- Jessica Alba
(Related: Change, Idea, Being, Care, Celebrity, Fame, Job, Living)

"The cartoon is a metaphor really for the fact that it's almost impossible in our celebrity obsessed culture to move around genres and sort of change you ideas, change your face, you know?"
- Damon Albarn
(Related: Change, Ideas, Celebrity, Culture, Fact, Metaphor)

"I hope we can keep doing it this way - making music and art that are pure products of our influences while not really having to let the whole celebrity side of it get in the way. Then maybe more virtual bands will come out and do the same thing."
- Damon Albarn
(Related: Art, Music, Hope, Celebrity, Will)

"A celebrity is a person who works hard all of their life to become well known, and then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized."
- Fred Allen
(Related: Life, Being, Celebrity)

"I don't enjoy being a celebrity, I don't want any part of that or any part of that fame for fame... i'd actually rather die than be a celebrity slime!!!"
- Marc Almond
(Related: Being, Celebrity, Fame, Want)

"Obama was 200 percent advertising. I promote myself to sell my brands. Because now I am a kind of celeb. I am in a different world than the fashion industry. I am with Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson, Madonna. I build me as a celebrity."
- Christian Audigier
(Related: Advertising, Celebrity, Fashion, Now, World)

"I do struggle with how much and in which way, as an artist or celebrity, that you voice your political views."
- Kevin Bacon
(Related: Artist, Celebrity, Struggle, Voice)

"There are people who tell you to shut up because you're just a celebrity, but pundits, talking heads, they're every bit the celebrity and a lot of them aren't any more qualified than the average man on the street."
- Kevin Bacon
(Related: People, Celebrity, Man, Talking)

"Ninety-five percent of celebrity is good."
- Kevin Bacon
(Related: Celebrity)

"Olympic Gold changed me and my life dramatically. I became a celebrity overnight and people see me as a famous skater, not a real person."
- Oksana Baiul
(Related: Life, People, Celebrity, Famous, Gold)

"I love to utilize my celebrity status in a responsible and constructive and substantive manner. I like to get my hands dirty rather than a photo op."
- William Baldwin
(Related: Love, Celebrity)

"Celebrity is very weird."
- Javier Bardem
(Related: Celebrity)

"I am the the type to have a personal experience with a celebrity, but I'm too classy to bring that up."
- Todd Barry
(Related: Experience, Celebrity)

"I've been that celebrity on the red carpet, and I appreciate that something hasn't got to just look good from the front, from the back, it's got to look good at all angles."
- Victoria Beckham
(Related: Celebrity)

"You have to remember that when you are a performer you become a celebrity, but you are not saving lives. It's not that important."
- Victoria Beckham
(Related: Celebrity)

"I love New York City. Everyone is busy with their own lives - and no one is interested in some Hollywood celebrity walking past in downtown Manhattan."
- James Van Der Beek
(Related: Love, Celebrity, Hollywood, Past, Walking)

"You've got to use your celebrity for good stuff, not evil. I think it's lame when people act as if they're better than everyone!"
- Rachel Bilson
(Related: People, Act, Celebrity, Evil)

"I live my life parallel with my work, and they are both equally important. I'm always amazed how much people talk about celebrity and fame. I don't understand the attraction."
- Cate Blanchett
(Related: Life, Work, People, Celebrity, Fame, Talk)

"A sign of celebrity is that his name is often worth more than his services."
- Daniel J. Boorstin
(Related: Celebrity, Name, Worth)

"The celebrity is a person who is known for his well-knownness."
- Daniel J. Boorstin
(Related: Celebrity)

"As a celebrity, you get a certain number of free passes. You're actually in a better position if you're a celebrity because people care."
- Joyce Brothers
(Related: People, Care, Celebrity)

"Celebrity was a long time in coming; it will go away. Everything goes away."
- Carol Burnett
(Related: Time, Celebrity, Will)

"And I think that if I were a for real celebrity that was recognizable everywhere, I'd just crawl under a rock and you know, have someone run over the rock with a car, or something."
- Steve Burns
(Related: Car, Celebrity)

"I'm not a celebrity. I don't call myself a celebrity. I'm an actor."
- Sophia Bush
(Related: Actor, Celebrity)

"A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know."
- Lord Byron
(Related: Celebrity)

"I am not this big celebrity, but it gets really crazy. You have to go through the nuts of blowing up, in a sense, and then figuring out how to live your life with that."
- Vanessa Carlton
(Related: Life, Celebrity, Sense)

"I still get excited about meeting celebrities, because I don't think I'm a celebrity myself."
- Allan Carr
(Related: Celebrity, Meeting)

"I have this dream life where I get to be a celebrity but I get to navigate the world fairly easily because I'm always in character."
- Dana Carvey
(Related: Life, Dream, Character, Celebrity, World)

"Celebrity is the advantage of being known to people who we don't know, and who don't know us."
- Nicolas de Chamfort
(Related: People, Being, Celebrity)

"I don't think I'm a celebrity. A chimpanzee could have done what I did."
- Mark David Chapman
(Related: Celebrity)

"I feel that I see John Lennon now as not a celebrity. I did then. I saw him as a cardboard cutout on an album cover."
- Mark David Chapman
(Related: Celebrity, Now)

"It's never a good idea for a celebrity to sign autographs or take pictures if a crowd is gathering."
- Chevy Chase
(Related: Idea, Celebrity)

"I regret that I wasn't the kind of person who could enjoy celebrity. It embarrassed me too much."
- Julie Christie
(Related: Celebrity, Regret)

"Some people enjoy celebrity. I admire those who do, because if you're going to go through it, you might as well enjoy it."
- Julie Christie
(Related: People, Celebrity)

"Celebrity is death - celebrity - that's the worst thing that can happen to an actor."
- Glenn Close
(Related: Death, Actor, Celebrity)

"I think if you're a good songwriter, that's what you are first - not a star or celebrity."
- Tom Cochrane
(Related: Celebrity, First)

"I don't have any friends and don't have any intention of making any. People will stab you in the back, mistreat you, talk about me behind your back, steal from you. And they're not really your friends. They're only there because you're a celebrity or because they want to get something from you."
- Gary Coleman
(Related: People, Celebrity, Friends, Intention, Talk, Want, Will)

"The whole celebrity culture thing - I'm fascinated by, and repelled by, and yet I end up knowing about it."
- Anderson Cooper
(Related: Celebrity, Culture, End)

"Being a celebrity is probably the closest to being a beautiful woman as you can get."
- Kevin Costner
(Related: Being, Celebrity, Woman)

"The more you expose yourself as a celebrity, the less interesting you are to watch in your work, because if you're putting yourself out there all the time, you're not holding anything back."
- John Cusack
(Related: Time, Work, Celebrity)

"I think the more you expose yourself as a celebrity, the less interesting you are to watch in your work, because if you're putting yourself out there all the time, you're not holding anything back."
- John Cusack
(Related: Time, Work, Celebrity)

"Man, I just feel blessed... I was in a situation where the only way I could come out of it was by putting my faith in God. No matter how good my lawyers were, no matter how much celebrity I had, everything was just stacked up against me."
- Puff Daddy
(Related: Faith, God, Celebrity, Lawyers, Man)

"However, I'm at a very comfortable place in my career and celebrity, in that I don't have to audition as extensively as I used to for roles but yet I'm not immediately recognizable."
- Claire Danes
(Related: Career, Celebrity)

"Everyone wants immediate success, immediate celebrity, and that doesn't produce what used to be artists."
- Colin R. Davis
(Related: Success, Artists, Celebrity)

"Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent."
- Emily Dickinson
(Related: Talent, Celebrity, Merit, Punishment)

"Celebrity is hawking make-up, cars, everything; it's shifted."
- Janice Dickinson
(Related: Celebrity)

"Oh, I wouldn't want to go on a date with a female celebrity. I'd rather go on a date with a real woman."
- Casper Van Dien
(Related: Celebrity, Want, Woman)

"I believe celebrity spoils people - some worse than others."
- Phil Donahue
(Related: People, Celebrity)

"I tip like crazy. They'll remember me. Celebrity can be expensive."
- Phil Donahue
(Related: Celebrity)

"I find celebrity status difficult to bear when I am in the company of my mother."
- Phil Donahue
(Related: Mother, Celebrity, Company)

"This haunting idea of becoming a celebrity doesn't settle well with me at all."
- Vincent D'Onofrio
(Related: Idea, Celebrity)

"Celebrity distorts democracy by giving the rich, beautiful, and famous more authority than they deserve."
- Maureen Dowd
(Related: Authority, Celebrity, Democracy, Famous, Giving)

"Celebrity is a weird appendage, which is useless unless you do something with it."
- Minnie Driver
(Related: Celebrity)

"People think celebrities don't have to worry about human things like sickness and death and rent. It's like you've traveled to this Land of Celebrity, this other country. They want you to tell about what you saw."
- David Duchovny
(Related: Death, People, Celebrity, Country, Land, Sickness, Want, Worry)

"I'm drawing the gossip surrounding the celebrity, or the image the celebrity tries to push on us."
- Hilary Duff
(Related: Celebrity, Gossip)

"I just am grateful for every opportunity to go to work. I don't really focus on celebrity status."
- George Dzundza
(Related: Work, Opportunity, Celebrity, Focus)

"I am utterly bored by celebrity interviews. Most celebrities are devoid of interest."
- Roger Ebert
(Related: Celebrity, Interest)

"And basically I always said when I was little that if I ever became successful or a celebrity, I would buy her this huge house and she would never have to work anymore. And I've done that. So I feel happy about doing that."
- Missy Elliot
(Related: Work, Successful, Celebrity)

"The minuses of celebrity include having to live with security and the knowledge that you may be stalked."
- Enya
(Related: Knowledge, Celebrity, May, Security)

"I could have been more famous if I did all the glitzy things, but celebrity always seemed so unnecessary."
- Enya
(Related: Celebrity, Famous)

"There's no reason that just because you're a celebrity you can't write."
- Gloria Estefan
(Related: Celebrity, Reason)

"I think I've matured to a great extent. I think that I want different things now. That it's not about the celebrity status that you receive because you're doing the next hot movie. It's about doing good work."
- Emilio Estevez
(Related: Work, Celebrity, Now, Want)

"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
(Related: Life, People, Celebrity, Living, Luxury, Necessity, Right, World)

"Stupidity fuses notoriety and celebrity."
- Suzanne Fields
(Related: Celebrity, Stupidity)

"I'm a real big celebrity. I'm this megastar."
- Flavor Flav
(Related: Celebrity)

"What I've learned is that you really don't need to be a celebrity or have money or have the paparazzi following you around to be famous."
- Lady Gaga
(Related: Money, Celebrity, Famous)

"The term 'celebrity' makes my skin crawl."
- Janeane Garofalo
(Related: Skin)

"I absolutely realize that a celebrity spokesperson is not ideal."
- Janeane Garofalo
(Related: Celebrity)

"Any actor will tell you, anybody in the public eye, that the tabloids are the worst kind of ramification of being a celebrity."
- Tracey Gold
(Related: Actor, Being, Celebrity, Eye, Public, Will)

"Celebrity gives us delusion of self importance."
- Al Goldstein
(Related: Celebrity, Delusion, Importance, Self, Self importance)

"But when you're a celebrity, you discover that you're no longer the pursuer, but the one being pursued. That's one of the disappointments I have had since becoming a single man."
- Hugh Grant
(Related: Being, Celebrity, Disappointments, Man)

"I think a Celebrity Survivor would be great."
- Kathy Griffin
(Related: Celebrity)

"In the Emperor's New Clothes, they got a different celebrity to do each voice. They drew up a picture of each character and then each actor wrote their own part."
- Melissa Joan Hart
(Related: Character, Actor, Celebrity, Clothes, Voice)

"It's funny how you call me a celebrity. Oh man."
- Steven Hill
(Related: Funny, Celebrity, Man)

"I feel like I almost didn't grow up in the business, because my parents worked so hard at sheltering us from that. I was raised in Connecticut. And I honestly wasn't aware that my dad was a celebrity until I moved to Los Angeles a year ago."
- Bryce Dallas Howard
(Related: Dad, Business, Celebrity, Parents)

"Somebody can become a celebrity for being stupid. That is what it's turned into."
- Kate Hudson
(Related: Being, Celebrity)

"I am not just a celebrity, I'm a human-rights advocate for the last 20 years."
- Bianca Jagger
(Related: Celebrity, Years)

"One U.S. hit single and a hit T Shirt in 1985 does not a celebrity make."
- Holly Johnson
(Related: Celebrity)

"I was voted Biggest Ham and Likeliest to Become a Celebrity."
- Kristen Johnston
(Related: Celebrity)

"There are 38,000 people dying of hunger each day and most are children. And, being a celebrity, I communicate about it as much as I can."
- Raul Julia
(Related: People, Being, Celebrity, Children, Day, Dying, Hunger)

"Perhaps you could sympathize with those who seek to replace a dead child with a copy, or to copy a parent or a relative or even a celebrity."
- Leon Kass
(Related: Celebrity)

"I'm not a celebrity. I'm intentionally and defiantly not a celebrity. I don't have any interest in it. I don't have any talent for it. I keep my personal life out of my public life as cleanly as I can."
- Charlie Kaufman
(Related: Life, Talent, Celebrity, Interest, Public)

"It is better for me to serve a charity as an actor or a voice, rather than at a luncheon being just a celebrity."
- Ben Kingsley
(Related: Actor, Being, Celebrity, Charity, Voice)

"It's pleasant and bothersome and embarrassing all at once. Especially when you haven't done much and are a celebrity."
- Nastassja Kinski
(Related: Celebrity)

"The nice thing about being a celebrity is that, if you bore people, they think it's their fault."
- Henry A. Kissinger
(Related: People, Being, Celebrity, Fault)

"You become a celebrity, not because of your work or what you do, but because you have no privacy."
- Lisa Kudrow
(Related: Work, Celebrity, Privacy)

"It's a cliche, but there really is no handbook about the celebrity thing; you have to figure it out as you go along."
- Nathan Lane
(Related: Celebrity)

"I honestly have no interest in celebrity whatsoever. If anything, I always cringe at it because it takes away from what I am, which is an actor who wants to be better and do better things."
- Jude Law
(Related: Actor, Celebrity, Interest)

"I'm kind of ashamed to be a celebrity. I don't understand wanting to read about other people's dirty laundry. I think celebrity is the biggest red herring society has ever pulled on itself."
- Jude Law
(Related: Society, People, Celebrity)

"Celebrity damages private life."
- Tim Berners Lee
(Related: Life, Celebrity)

"I still go to a salon where a gal does my hair, and I don't know if it's because I'm a celebrity but by the time I leave there, we are eating chicken and talking and screaming."
- Jenifer Lewis
(Related: Time, Celebrity, Eating, Hair, Talking)

"But celebrity really doesn't mean anything unless you use it for finding some way to give back and I've always felt that way."
- Judith Light
(Related: Celebrity)

"To me, celebrity doesn't mean a whole lot unless you're willing to use it. So I wanted to use it in a different way, with my AIDS work, the human rights stuff for the gay and lesbian community and the speaking I do."
- Judith Light
(Related: Work, Celebrity, Community, Rights, Gay, Human rights, Lesbian)

"I've always felt that celebrity was wonderful for a lot of the perks that it could give you."
- Judith Light
(Related: Celebrity)

"I don't consider myself a celebrity, and I don't consider myself a star."
- Laura Linney
(Related: Celebrity)

"If anyone can figure out how to balance my celebrity and my dual careers in music and film, it's me. I don't feel frightened; I feel challenged."
- Jennifer Lopez
(Related: Music, Balance, Careers, Celebrity, Film)

"If I hadn't become a celebrity, I'd probably be an alcoholic."
- Paul Lynde
(Related: Celebrity)

"A celebrity name is never enough for an intelligent mass market... truly successful businesses are born of passion and heartfelt interest."
- Elle Macpherson
(Related: Successful, Celebrity, Interest, Name, Passion)

"Isn't it amazing how celebrity status preempts even the most ingrained hatreds?"
- Camryn Manheim
(Related: Celebrity)

"So many celebrity websites you go to are so sterile that you know they just pay somebody to do it and there's not even an ounce of them in it."
- Cindy Margolis
(Related: Celebrity)

"In other words, the celebrity gets out of hand, and if you're not careful, you will forget what you are about - and that is you are about making music that people want to hear."
- Johnny Mathis
(Related: Music, People, Celebrity, Forget, Want, Will, Words)

"But I am very grateful for my success, and with success, of course, comes a whole lot of celebrity."
- Johnny Mathis
(Related: Success, Celebrity)

"For the most part, I have a very manageable celebrity. People recognize me from time to time, and they usually say very appreciative things. It affords me a great deal of pleasure."
- Armistead Maupin
(Related: Time, People, Celebrity, Pleasure)

"I know that when Terry and I were together, 10 years ago, he did not appreciate it when people would ask him what it is like being partnered with a celebrity. Precisely because it suggested that he had no value."
- Armistead Maupin
(Related: People, Being, Celebrity, Value, Years)

"I think my recognizability ebbs and flows. I don't lead a particularly celebrity lifestyle or anything like that. I don't go to showbiz parties or red-carpet events, so it all depends on whether I've got a film out. I've not been very visible in the last year or so and as a result hardly anyone stops me in the street."
- James McAvoy
(Related: Celebrity, Events, Film, Result)

"It's just nice to work hard and be rewarded, which is having lots of people watch. And the icing on the cake is for me is to be able to walk around with pride, feeling that the product you put out is worthy of being watched. But honestly, it's not a big deal. I don't put too much stock in fame or celebrity anyway. I don't put it in the 'important' box."
- Christopher Meloni
(Related: Work, People, Being, Celebrity, Fame, Feeling, Pride)

"Celebrity and secrets don't go together. The bastards will get you in the end."
- George Michael
(Related: Celebrity, End, Secrets, Will)

"The whole point of being an actor is to get satisfaction out of a role - unless you're just vain about celebrity."
- Jonny Lee Miller
(Related: Actor, Being, Celebrity, Satisfaction)

"Power is not of a man. Wealth does not center in the person of the wealthy. Celebrity is not inherent in any personality. To be celebrated, to be wealthy, to have power requires access to major institutions."
- C. Wright Mills
(Related: Power, Wealth, Celebrity, Man, Personality)

"In the world of the celebrity, the hierarchy of publicity has replaced the hierarchy of descent and even of great wealth."
- C. Wright Mills
(Related: Wealth, Celebrity, Publicity, World)

"I was never a celebrity - just a working actor."
- Martin Milner
(Related: Actor, Celebrity)

"I'm very privileged to be the celebrity I am."
- Michael Moriarty
(Related: Celebrity)

"My Brat Pack buddies and I didn't exactly handle celebrity very well. Success at an early age is far more difficult to handle than failure."
- Judd Nelson
(Related: Age, Success, Failure, Celebrity)

"If you say a modern celebrity is an adulterer, a pervert and a drug addict, all it means is that you've read his autobiography."
- P. J. O'Rourke
(Related: Autobiography, Celebrity)

"I want it to be remembered that Ozzy was the first celebrity who was brave enough to open up his private life to the public. He was the first."
- Sharon Osbourne
(Related: Life, Celebrity, First, Open, Public, Want)

"I understand that if you set out to be a celebrity, then you asked for it, but all I wanted to be was an actor."
- Gwyneth Paltrow
(Related: Actor, Celebrity)

"I have a problem with the blatant celebrity exhibitionism that happens in this business and being sold purely as a brand."
- Jason Patric
(Related: Business, Being, Celebrity)

"Just because there are celebrities in a movie, it doesn't mean anything. I don't think The Ant Bully did all that well the first week at the box office. Compare the movies that have a lot of celebrities with the Jimmy Neutron movie, which had no celebrity voices and grossed almost one hundred million dollars."
- Rob Paulsen
(Related: Movies, Celebrity, First, Office)

"Now I'm seen by more people in one episode than I was in 20 years of theatre and movies. It's gratifying to have an impact on 25 million people a night, but I can say goodbye to my lunch-pail life as a working actor. I'm scared I might be a celebrity."
- William Petersen
(Related: Life, Movies, People, Actor, Celebrity, Goodbye, Night, Now, Theatre, Years)

"People are people. All that celebrity tagging doesn't bother me at all."
- Katie Price
(Related: People, Celebrity)

"If you want to be an actor, you have to do it because you love acting, not because you want to be a celebrity."
- Alfonso Ribeiro
(Related: Love, Acting, Actor, Celebrity, Want)

"What's sad is that there is an addictive quality to that, to believing your own hype; to allowing yourself to become validated by others and no longer by yourself. That's the danger of celebrity."
- Giovanni Ribisi
(Related: Quality, Celebrity, Danger)

"I don't mean that if you're a Christian, walking close to God, you will immediately gain celebrity. you may fail as an artist, because you may not have what the public want at that time, and you have to be prepared for that."
- Cliff Richard
(Related: God, Time, Christian, Artist, Celebrity, Gain, May, Public, Walking, Want, Will)

"Being a celebrity or anything else where you're really ambitious, it's really a game to see how successful you can get."
- Joe Rogan
(Related: Successful, Being, Celebrity)

"It's just people should realize that the celebrity aspect of being an actor is very rarely enjoyable for people like me who would always rather go unnoticed and disappear into the crowd."
- Winona Ryder
(Related: People, Actor, Being, Celebrity)

"It's part of the celebrity process but my life has never been as interesting or as wild as what's been printed about me."
- Winona Ryder
(Related: Life, Celebrity)

"But I've always felt a need to have a life which is completely separate - at least as far as possible - from the kind of illusory lifestyle that comes with being a celebrity."
- Winona Ryder
(Related: Life, Being, Celebrity)

"People know me. I'm not going to produce any cartwheels out there. I'm not going to belong on Comedy Central. I'll always be a tennis player, not a celebrity."
- Pete Sampras
(Related: People, Celebrity, Comedy, Tennis)

"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
(Related: People, Being, Celebrity, Friends, Play, Public)

"I don't like being out in public too much. I don't like going to bars. I don't like doing celebrity stuff."
- Adam Sandler
(Related: Being, Celebrity, Public)

"And I enjoyed the celebrity and the creativity that was involved in Star Trek."
- William Shatner
(Related: Creativity, Celebrity)

"The money is in a different league these days, of course, but I have special memories of the 60s and 70s which players today don't have. There wasn't the same celebrity attitude and media exposure. We had a bit more freedom."
- Peter Shilton
(Related: Money, Attitude, Celebrity, Freedom, Media, Memories, Today)

"Involvement in public affairs is a legitimate use of celebrity."
- Ron Silver
(Related: Celebrity, Public)

"I think that's the thing. I don't want to date a celebrity. I want to date a normal person. So I'm looking for a normal person."
- Ashlee Simpson
(Related: Celebrity, Want)

"I think it's a gift to become a star, to become a celebrity."
- Amy Smart
(Related: Celebrity)

"Celebrity hits like a bomb."
- Jimmy Smits
(Related: Celebrity)

"My mother wanted me off her hands. She was a working woman. She designed clothes, and she was a celebrity collector. It's my mother's ambition to be a celebrity."
- Stephen Sondheim
(Related: Mother, Ambition, Celebrity, Clothes, Woman)

"So, I didn't get moved up because of celebrity status or anything like that. I got in line, and I passed the test. And they realized that I was sick enough, and as soon as the liver became available, I got one."
- Pat Summerall
(Related: Celebrity)

"I was 25 and the most popular celebrity in the world, with the possible exception of my friend Mary Pickford."
- Gloria Swanson
(Related: Friend, Celebrity, Popular, World)

"I was the first celebrity in pictures to be marrying a titled European."
- Gloria Swanson
(Related: Celebrity, First)

"About 100 things that your kid will do that will surprise you and break your heart and it will be a combination of fact based therapy, medically advised kinds of passages accompanied by celebrity anecdotes and just some funny stuff to lighten the load."
- Alan Thicke
(Related: Funny, Heart, Anecdotes, Celebrity, Fact, Therapy, Will)

"A curious consequence is that I have become a minor celebrity."
- Edward Tufte
(Related: Celebrity)

"I moved out at 18. I always studied classes and trained a lot, you know. I think nowadays is such a different time because there's so many channels promoting the celebrity aspect of things."
- Vince Vaughn
(Related: Time, Celebrity)

"I just try not to subscribe to the ways of celebrity. I'm not a celebrity, I'm a working actor. A lot of the events - the parties and the premieres that people go to to get noticed - I'm just not into. I'll hang out with my friends, go see punk shows, read at home. At the same time, I have a production company, which is a lot of work."
- Milo Ventimiglia
(Related: Work, Home, Time, People, Actor, Celebrity, Company, Events, Friends, Production, Punk)

"You don't know when you're being watched. That's one of the weird things about celebrity. It's my least favorite part of acting, celebrity."
- Denzel Washington
(Related: Acting, Being, Celebrity, Favorite)

"I feel about me like I'm one of the working people, just like you, and everybody else. I don't fit the part of a celebrity."
- Doc Watson
(Related: People, Celebrity)

"Being a celebrity, I don't even have to talk."
- Damon Wayans
(Related: Being, Celebrity, Talk)

"I prefer being as far from the centre of celebrity as possible."
- Rachel Weisz
(Related: Being, Celebrity)

"There's all this stuff that is happening in Edinburgh now, it's a sad attempt to create an Edinburgh society, similar to a London society, a highbrow literature celebrity society."
- Irvine Welsh
(Related: Society, Celebrity, Literature, London, Now)

"Celebrity - I don't even know what that means. Obviously it's the same basic word as celebration, but I don't know what's being celebrated."
- James Woods
(Related: Being, Celebrity, Word)

"I've never considered myself a celebrity or even part of the entertainment business. I'm a cooking teacher."
- Martin Yan
(Related: Business, Celebrity, Cooking, Entertainment)

"It's really unfair to working women in America who read celebrity news and think, 'Why can't I lose weight when I've had a baby?' Well, everyone you're reading about has money for a trainer and a chef. That doesn't make it realistic."
- Rachel Zoe
(Related: Money, Women, America, Baby, Celebrity, News, Reading, Weight)

"Luckily, he was in the process of moving to France at the time, anyway. But if he had stayed in the States, I don't know how he would have handled that, because it was getting pretty crazy. I mean, a celebrity which he really did not welcome. And I can't blame him."
- Terry Zwigoff
(Related: Time, Blame, Celebrity, France, Pretty, states)