Quotes and Sayings about Fans



"The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them."
- Hank Aaron
(Related: Home, Baseball, Fans, Games, Play)

"When the line started to blur between the fans and the players, sometimes things can get ugly."
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Related: Fans, Ugly)

"It's been quite a roller coaster ride, but I've grown and learned a lot about myself. The greatest thing is being able to interact with fans and touch people's lives... for that I give thanks."
- Christina Aguilera
(Related: People, Being, Fans)

"It's impossible to work under conditions where they confused negativity with objectivity. You can't fool the fans."
- Marv Albert
(Related: Work, Fans, Fool, Negativity)

"I wish they'd shut the gates, and let us play ball with no press and no fans."
- Richie Allen
(Related: Fans, Play, Press)

"I am very proud of what we have built in Spain, because it is not a traditional Formula 1 country. I think we have found passionate fans, and built up a strong culture for the sport - and things are improving every day, with more and more people getting interested."
- Fernando Alonso
(Related: People, Country, Culture, Day, Fans, Formula, Spain)

"Fans tend to get too excited by streaks of either kind and I think the press does too. There should be a happy medium."
- Walt Alston
(Related: Fans, Press)

"It's a terrible thing to have to tell your fans, who have waited like Detroit's have, that their team won't win it this year. But it's better than lying to them."
- Sparky Anderson
(Related: Fans, Lying)

"They ask questions like 'do you believe in aliens' and those types of things. They were really interested in aliens, and that was really something that the Japanese have an interest in, and they are also very big fans of romances."
- Shiri Appleby
(Related: Fans, Interest, Questions)

"It irritated me that my fans kept wanting me to retread old ground."
- Dario Argento
(Related: Fans, Old)

"It is important to make the fans that support me feel supported."
- Mackenzie Astin
(Related: Fans, Support)

"I like that because the fans want to see onstage what they know so well from the big screen."
- Frankie Avalon
(Related: Fans, Want)

"I don't care what the critics say or think because I care for and love my fans."
- Oksana Baiul
(Related: Love, Care, Fans)

"I'm obsessive about the kind of melodrama of getting through the days and trying to make them good and funny and a happy experience. But my feeling towards the fans is that they delivered me from darkness."
- Tom Baker
(Related: Funny, Experience, Darkness, Fans, Feeling, Trying)

"I just consider myself a piece of the puzzle and I'm lucky enough to be asked or invited to the party, if you will. I hope I can bring some laughs and grimaces to the fans."
- Adam Baldwin
(Related: Hope, Fans, Party, Will)

"I've never worried about what audiences would accept or had a game plan regarding the career. I never had an idea of how I should look to my fans or anybody else."
- Antonio Banderas
(Related: Idea, Audiences, Career, Fans)

"My biggest kick comes from the individual fans I run into. Middle-aged men ask me when we're going to do more Johnny Quest cartoons."
- Joseph Barbera
(Related: Men, Cartoons, Fans, Quest)

"When I left the show, the fans were so amazing in terms of the outpouring of support and continued support all that time whatever ways they could be in touch with me."
- Alice Barrett
(Related: Time, Fans, Support)

"Sharks are as tough as those football fans who take their shirts off during games in Chicago in January, only more intelligent."
- Dave Barry
(Related: Chicago, Fans, Football, Games)

"The Olympic stadium may have been built only in the early 1970s but it was clear for a long time it had no future. For many reasons it is not good enough for modern football and today's fans."
- Franz Beckenbauer
(Related: Time, Fans, Football, Future, May, Today)

"The eyes of some of the fans at Davis Cup matches scare me. There's no light in them. Fixed emotions. Blind worship. Horror. It makes me think of what happened to us long ago."
- Boris Becker
(Related: Blind, Emotions, Eyes, Fans, Horror, Light, Worship)

"The reward is every night. The 90 minutes is such a payoff for us every night; it makes it all worth it to us. The fans who come to the shows know how much we enjoy this."
- Gerry Beckley
(Related: Fans, Night, Reward, Worth)

"But, people are recognizing me more. Sometimes fans just approach me on the street and say how much they love the show. It's great to get that kind of feedback."
- Catherine Bell
(Related: Love, People, Fans)

"I love meeting fans. The people who are fans of my books are really smart and dedicated, because some independent comics are hard to get. I will drive all the way to Pittsburgh or Detroit to put it in their hands."
- Brian M. Bendis
(Related: Love, People, Books, Fans, Meeting, Will)

"I just wanted to get back to playing attacking football after my time in Italy. It was a little difficult at first but the atmosphere and the fans were just fantastic."
- Dennis Bergkamp
(Related: Time, Fans, First, Football, Italy)

"My message to the kids and our fans is hockey's a great game. There's a lot of hockey being played at all levels. Get involved, do it. We will be back and we will be back better than ever and hopefully as soon as possible. Don't give up on the game. It's too good."
- Gary Bettman
(Related: Being, Fans, Kids, Will)

"I've had a few gigs where things have got out of hand and there has been a huge crush with my fans. They are important and I don't want them being hurt. They are a mad crowd."
- Justin Bieber
(Related: Being, Fans, Hurt, Want)

"I think older people can appreciate my music because I really show my heart when I sing, and it's not corny. I think I can grow as an artist, and my fans will grow with me."
- Justin Bieber
(Related: Music, People, Heart, Artist, Fans, Will)

"The fans have been very nice to me and I might say that all those fans that Frank said went away is not so."
- Jimmy Carl Black
(Related: Fans)

"I got married about three years ago again to a wonderful German woman. Her name is Monika and she is beautiful. She is one of the biggest women Zappa fans I have ever met in my life."
- Jimmy Carl Black
(Related: Life, Women, Fans, Name, Woman, Years)

"Why is it good for football to take the excitement away from fans by overcharging them for tickets to see their team?"
- Sepp Blatter
(Related: Excitement, Fans, Football)

"We players understand we have the best lives in the world. We owe a debt of gratitude to all our fans, everyone who supports us."
- Bruce Bowen
(Related: Gratitude, Debt, Fans, World)

"All musicians start out with ideals but hanging on to them in the face of media scrutiny takes real integrity. Tougher still is to live up to the ideals of your dedicated fans."
- Billy Bragg
(Related: Fans, Ideals, Integrity, Media, Musicians)

"I like to follow my favorite team and talk sports with my band or fans. You won't believe how many musicians are sports fans. We have so much time on tour that we need these outlets for relaxation."
- Garth Brooks
(Related: Sports, Time, Fans, Favorite, Musicians, Relaxation, Talk)

"I'm 18 in this album. I'm not losing fans, and I'm not disrepecting women, but you reach the maturity of taking it to the next level with a girl. It was only necessary for me to have at least one song like that."
- Chris Brown
(Related: Women, Fans, Losing, Maturity, Song)

"Almost all the fans I meet are pretty cool people. They're intelligent and tend to think about things a bit more than your average rock'n'roll fans: sensible people I wouldn't mind having a drink with."
- Peter Buck
(Related: People, Fans, Mind, Pretty)

"It's been wonderful for me, and I feel so privileged to have fans that are that loyal."
- Jimmy Buffett
(Related: Fans)

"To have my fan club. I am very proud of doing everything. I try to support my parents, friends and fans. I am also proud of my performing in the visual arts, and motion television."
- Chris Burke
(Related: Fans, Friends, Parents, Support, Television)

"I mean, that's another big surprise of the show, is that I see sixteen year old people who recognize me and they're honest, for-real fans of the show. And it goes down to nine months. I mean, I've heard of nine month to year-old children who are watching the show."
- Steve Burns
(Related: People, Children, Fans, Months, Old)

"This is my chance to get out there and appease the fans of my music as well as show people that I do do standup comedy because a lot of people don't know that's where I started."
- Nick Cannon
(Related: Music, People, Chance, Comedy, Fans)

"This was an important part of my life. But it was also sad that we didn't play there, cause we had such alot of fans that were waiting for us and Brazilians are great people. It's now my second home."
- Jim Capaldi
(Related: Home, Life, People, Cause, Fans, Now, Play, Waiting)

"It's the fans that need spring training. You gotta get 'em interested. Wake 'em up and let 'em know that their season is coming, the good times are gonna roll."
- Harry Caray
(Related: Fans, Spring, Training)

"I know it is the fans that are responsible for me being here. I've always tried in each and every broadcast to serve the fans to the best of my ability."
- Harry Caray
(Related: Ability, Being, Fans)

"Forget the image, forget the ensemble, forget the rumours, forget the short skirts, the big hair, whatever! I owe this to the fans and I will never forget you so I want to accept this award on behalf of all of you."
- Mariah Carey
(Related: Fans, Forget, Hair, Want, Will)

"It's kinda nice to be remembered by your peers and your fans, because you can achieve a lot of success and be a creep too! But we try to be nice, just normal people."
- Karen Carpenter
(Related: Success, People, Fans)

"Ever since I started to get recognition I've picked out certain fans and reverse-stalked them."
- Jim Carrey
(Related: Fans)

"I get constant reminders from fans who equate that game and my career as one and the same."
- Wilt Chamberlain
(Related: Career, Fans)

"I learned a lot about handling fans from established stars."
- Chevy Chase
(Related: Fans, Stars)

"All literary men are Red Sox fans - to be a Yankee fan in a literate society is to endanger your life."
- John Cheever
(Related: Life, Men, Society, Fans, Literary, Yankee)

"If I was a girl again, I would like to be like my fans, I would like to be like Madonna."
- Madonna Ciccone
(Related: Fans)

"We always thought we had to follow a certain theme but I don't agree with that anymore. I think the fans deserve a wider variety of music."
- Tom Cochrane
(Related: Music, Thought, Fans, Variety)

"It's interesting, as I said on the last tour in America, the audience actually came out, they had to have been the kind of fans who listened to my music via their parents, you know what I mean?"
- Joe Cocker
(Related: Music, America, Fans, Parents)

"I write about the American dream: if you set your mind to do something, you can do it. My fans know they're getting the real thing."
- Jackie Collins
(Related: American, Fans, Mind)

"From the moment I leave my house or my hotel room, the public owns me. The public made Alice Cooper and I can't imagine ever turning my back on my fans."
- Alice Cooper
(Related: Fans, Public)

"That seemed to be the case with most of the teams based in the smaller towns - the fans were more rabid, and they wanted to literally kill the opposition."
- Bob Cousy
(Related: Fans, Opposition)

"I think the inspiration came from the fans. Whenever I'm online or whenever I get a chance to really communicate with the fans and the audience, they always say that they would love to have all of the remixes on one CD."
- Deborah Cox
(Related: Love, Inspiration, Chance, Fans)

"I have a lot of fans who are people of color. I think, if nothing else, I kind of understand that sense of being on the outside looking in, culturally."
- Wes Craven
(Related: People, Being, Fans, Nothing, Sense)

"I don't mind writing so I didn't find that difficult, it's just a question of finding the time to do it. I kind of like the direct connection with the fans actually, it's pretty neat."
- David Cronenberg
(Related: Time, Connection, Fans, Mind, Pretty, Question, Writing)

"I am so excited to let fans in on how important my relationship with my family is to me. I hope to motivate mothers and daughters to build lifetimes of memories together and inspire kids around the world to live their dreams."
- Miley Cyrus
(Related: Dreams, Family, Hope, Daughters, Fans, Kids, Memories, Mothers, World)

"I am fully committed to Hannah Montana. It's what gave me this amazing opportunity to reach out to so many people. I'm really excited about our new season. We are making great new episodes that I can't wait for our fans to see and I'm looking forward to the "Hannah Montana" movie that will be out in the spring."
- Miley Cyrus
(Related: People, Opportunity, Fans, Montana, Spring, Will)

"I have had fans make me the big picture collages of the photo books; I have had fans send me birthday cakes... sing to me on my voicemail. I have had fans flash me. I have had older fans give me their bras and underwear onstage."
- Puff Daddy
(Related: Birthday, Books, Fans)

"Fans made me. The fans gave me a chance, and they made me. Beyond that, my career has been trials and tribulations and ups and downs, so I have to have true fans riding with me."
- Puff Daddy
(Related: Career, Chance, Fans, Trials)

"It just gets draining on a person being in the papers every day. So I was like, I'm gonna come back here. I want to talk to all the people, the fans. I want to let them know how much I appreciate all their support."
- Puff Daddy
(Related: People, Being, Day, Fans, Support, Talk, Want)

"I know without our fans and the devotion of our fans we wouldn't be here. I don't mean to put them down, but I'm just stating a fact that it is hard to play to people that see you all the time and it takes a lot of fun out of it in some ways."
- Roger Daltrey
(Related: Time, People, Devotion, Fact, Fans, Fun, Play)

"Who am I that I have to sing under an umbrella? These people are my fans, and if they can stand in the rain to hear me sing, I can stand in the rain."
- Bobby Darin
(Related: People, Fans, Rain)

"The fans have been really incredible everywhere we've been. You want to make sure you put on the best concert of your life to show them how appreciative you are."
- Jonathan Davis
(Related: Life, Fans, Want)

"Our fans make the band. What they give we give right back. They're an integral part of us. They ARE us."
- Jonathan Davis
(Related: Fans, Right)

"It's like they had a backlash the first 11 years. I think the reason why it always seems like there's a backlash is because when bands are unknown, they only get written about by fans."
- Kim Deal
(Related: Fans, First, Reason, Years)

"I feel like my music is just an extension of my acting. I treat the songs like scenes that tell a story... it's very similar. My favorite thing is when cartoon fans show up to my live gigs! They are always the most kick-butt audience members 'cause they're not trying to act all cool like a lot of the music fans do! It's refreshing!!"
- Grey DeLisle
(Related: Music, Act, Acting, Fans, Favorite, Songs, Trying)

"When I used to go to Elvis's house was always a nightmare trying to get into the house because of so many fans outside the gate and he really couldn't go anywhere without sneaking in or doing something because people just wanted to be around him and to be with him."
- Jackie DeShannon
(Related: People, Fans, Trying)

"At least, I'm very happy that it's going out on DVD because if it wasn't for the fans who signed this petition and were really ongoing about how they loved it, we wouldn't see this DVD right now."
- Caroline Dhavernas
(Related: Fans, Now, Right)

"The Britney Spears fans aren't going to dig us."
- Dustin Diamond
(Related: Fans)

"I haven't had that many weird encounters with fans, thank God."
- Vin Diesel
(Related: God, Fans)

"All my fans tell me what a glamorous life I have, but I tell them how hard I work and how many nights I spend alone with my dogs, eating chicken pot pie in my bedroom."
- Shannen Doherty
(Related: Life, Work, Dogs, Eating, Fans)

"We were big Saturday Night Live and Eddie Murphy fans."
- Illeana Douglas
(Related: Fans, Night)

"People really feel the need to share how the series has touched their lives, and that's been very moving. We're enormously grateful to the fans of the show. They've been extremely loyal to us season after season, and they make it all worthwhile."
- Roma Downey
(Related: People, Fans)

"I keep the bad-boy image just to make my fans happy."
- Sanjay Dutt
(Related: Fans)

"What good are fans? You can't eat applause for breakfast. You can't sleep with it."
- Bob Dylan
(Related: Applause, Fans, Sleep)

"I love what I do and I love the fans."
- George Eads
(Related: Love, Fans)

"I work so hard for the fans who watch our show."
- George Eads
(Related: Work, Fans)

"The atmosphere seems to change once the sun goes down and the race fans get to watch a good show."
- Dale Earnhardt
(Related: Change, Fans, Race, Sun)

"I have fans all around the world."
- Leslie Easterbrook
(Related: Fans, World)

"I had never been to the playoffs, and it was exciting. The fans went through the roof. They were excited about the whole team. It was great to be traded to a city like Chicago, which was a lot like Boston."
- Dennis Eckersley
(Related: Boston, Chicago, Fans)

"But a lot of the old fans are listening to a lot of the younger music. So I gotta keep moving forward, and they'll move forward too."
- Kenneth Edmonds
(Related: Music, Fans, Listening, Old)

"The fans make the person a star."
- Zac Efron
(Related: Fans)

"And I'm so excited to remind people and even gain new fans who find out about Dharma - a new generation who could find out about Dharma and enjoy her and all the characters on the show."
- Jenna Elfman
(Related: People, Fans, Gain)

"We are just fans of music, we are not fans of a specific kind of music. We just happen to be a rock band. Until we explain ourselves, sometimes people don't understand why we limit ourselves to just being a rock band. It's because that is what we like doing."
- Joe Elliott
(Related: Music, People, Being, Fans)

"All the fans being here got my adrenaline going. I definitely got a burst of energy from them."
- Sean Elliott
(Related: Being, Energy, Fans)

"I'm getting a wider circle of fans now. More women, more middle class people."
- James Ellroy
(Related: Women, People, Class, Fans, Middle class, Now)

"With my music, I can express myself so much. A lot of the fans can sense that I'm relating to them something that's quite personal."
- Enya
(Related: Music, Fans, Sense)

"An hour of my time is a tiny price to pay for all the support I've gotten from my fans."
- Erik Estrada
(Related: Time, Fans, Support)

"The fans were so psyched that someone was doing a movie about a Boston fan that they were giving their all."
- Jimmy Fallon
(Related: Boston, Fans, Giving)

"You want to come home from a tournament with a winner's medal. That's not the fans or the media putting us under pressure, that's the pressure we put ourselves under."
- Rio Ferdinand
(Related: Home, Fans, Media, Pressure, Want)

"No matter how much money you have or what kind of cocoon you live in, the reality is that you have lost a game of football and let England's fans down. We are bothered."
- Rio Ferdinand
(Related: Money, EnglFans, Football, Reality)

"Johnny Cash was plenty good enough to fool his fans. They believed he felt it in his soul when he sang the Gospel while stoned on drugs."
- Suzanne Fields
(Related: Soul, Drugs, Fans, Fool)

"Some of the fans here were not too sure about their club signing a player from their biggest rivals. Fortunately, we had a great season and won the League title for the first time in four years. Now, I think, everyone can say it was good business."
- Luis Figo
(Related: Business, Time, Fans, First, Now, Years)

"It was so difficult for the fans to understand my problems with baseball."
- Curt Flood
(Related: Baseball, Fans, Problems)

"Everybody had their fans and they were fans of all of them."
- Eddie Floyd
(Related: Fans)

"No, but I've always felt that with true talent, and a commitment to hard work, it is possible to achieve an enduring respect and appreciation. In other words, I don't take my fans for granted."
- John Fogerty
(Related: Work, Talent, Appreciation, Commitment, Fans, Hard work, Respect, Words)

"It's very little trouble for me to accomodate my fans, unless I'm actually taking a pee at the time."
- Harrison Ford
(Related: Time, Fans, Trouble)

"I have a lot of female fans."
- Lita Ford
(Related: Fans)

"I think the fans really wanna hear the songs the way they sound on the record."
- Ace Frehley
(Related: Fans, Songs, Sound)

"I feel like I'd like to continue putting out records and start putting them out more rapidly than I have until now and for me if I can keep selling the records to the fans that already like me that's fine."
- John Frusciante
(Related: Selling, Fans, Now)

"The instrument that I never learned how to play was my fans. You know, they are the part of the story that nobody teaches you. I just want to do the right thing; I want to be a voice with them, among them."
- Lady Gaga
(Related: Fans, Play, Right, Voice, Want)

"When the whole world has their eyes on you, if you say something that doesn't truly come from your spirit and your soul, or if you wear something that doesn't come from your spirit and your soul, it's an injustice to your position. And so, I'm really myself every single day and I do it because I know my fans would want me to."
- Lady Gaga
(Related: Soul, Day, Eyes, Fans, Injustice, Spirit, Want, World)

"Every bit of me is devoted to love and art. And I aspire to try to be a teacher to my young fans who feel just like I felt when I was younger. I just felt like a freak. I guess what I'm trying to say is I'm trying to liberate them, I want to free them of their fears and make them feel that they can make their own space in the world."
- Lady Gaga
(Related: Love, Art, Fans, Space, Trying, Want, World)

"Partly because I get such astonishingly nice fans."
- Neil Gaiman
(Related: Fans)

"If the fans want me out, I'll put my hands up and leave. Like a proper man. I won't make excuses, I'll leave."
- Paul Gascoigne
(Related: Excuses, Fans, Man, Want)

"I do find my speech difficult at times, but it's getting so much better as my confidence grows and that's thanks to the position I'm now in, which is totally due to my fans."
- Gareth Gates
(Related: Confidence, Fans, Now, Speech)

"I am not going to be dictated to by fans, certainly. I am dictated enough to by my record company to last me a million years."
- Marvin Gaye
(Related: Company, Fans, Years)

"I listen to the phone-ins on the way home and I know how the fans feel."
- Steven Gerrard
(Related: Home, Fans)

"The fans have played a massive part in getting us to where we are, but the job's not finished."
- Steven Gerrard
(Related: Fans, Job)

"To me it's the best trophy you can win and to bring it back for all them fans that have supported us right through would be something special."
- Steven Gerrard
(Related: Fans, Right)

"We have sensible fans and sensible policies."
- David Gill
(Related: Fans)

"Nearly 30,000 fans turned out to support the tribute match and provide one of the best atmospheres at the ground for ages. I was so happy to be part of it."
- David Ginola
(Related: Fans, Support, Tribute)

"It is my really sincere desire that we get an opportunity to play long enough for people to really grab on and become fans, because I think it's a great project."
- Ron Glass
(Related: People, Opportunity, Desire, Fans, Play, Project)

"Lost In Space fans are going to get organized, because we'll see them showing up in all the theatres."
- Mark Goddard
(Related: Fans, Space)

"The owners don't win by having a lockout. Shutting down your business is not good for anybody and it's certainly not good for the players, it's certainly not good for the fans. And that's most important to us."
- Roger Goodell
(Related: Business, Fans)

"Now we have an audience that is so very eclectic. Big, tremendous fans."
- Eydie Gorme
(Related: Fans, Now)

"The fans know their football, you can't kid them."
- Richard Gough
(Related: Fans, Football)

"It wasn't like it is now. But for the types of teams we had, the fans were very good here. On some Thursday afternoon games, we'd get 25,000 fans. That was remarkable. This has always been a great Red Sox city."
- Curt Gowdy
(Related: Fans, Games, Now, Remarkable)

"I'm concerned with trend. I don't know where jazz fans will come from 20 years from now."
- Norman Granz
(Related: Fans, Jazz, Now, Will, Years)

"They stayed by my side the whole time - my teammates, family and all the fans."
- William Green
(Related: Family, Time, Fans)

"As far as my journal, I want to share tour life with my fans."
- Natalie Gulbis
(Related: Life, Fans, Want)

"The situation right after the fight wasn't too good; I believe I'm still the only champion in the world who never received the belt inside the ring once you've won the title. I held that against the English fans for a long time but I felt that also motivated me."
- Marvin Hagler
(Related: Time, English, Fans, Fight, Right, World)

"Whatever our personal differences are, there are no bigger fans of this band than the people who are in this band."
- Alex Van Halen
(Related: People, Fans)

"My two favorite things about being a pro player are Sunday afternoons being able to excite many fans and the money because I get to treat my family and friends and myself to nice things."
- Dante Hall
(Related: Family, Money, Being, Fans, Favorite, Friends)

"I don't think success has changed us as people at all. We are the same lunatics that we were when this band first got going. We never see ourselves as being on a higher level than our fans."
- Kirk Hammett
(Related: Success, People, Being, Fans, First)

"I think if Tottenham are going to be top four side, the fans and the club will need to get away from the philosophy of 'pretty football', that's got to go."
- Alan Hansen
(Related: Fans, Football, Philosophy, Will)

"It's incredible considering the public perception that he was tight fisted and he was more than prudent, and lacked ambition to take Tottenham to where the fans wanted them to be."
- Alan Hansen
(Related: Perception, Ambition, Fans, Public)

"Working with Yahoo! allows us to give our fans a chance to listen to our songs, check out the video, purchase our new album, win tickets to our show, and chat with us all in one place."
- Isaac Hanson
(Related: Chance, Fans, Songs)

"What we do every night is we change out the set list as much as we can to make sure that (fans can) go home and tell their friends they experienced something unique and cool."
- Isaac Hanson
(Related: Change, Home, Friends, Night)

"Satisfying every vision that fans have is probably impossible."
- John Harrison
(Related: Vision, Fans)

"It's kind of an art, going out and performing. I'd like fans to remember me as a guy who would go out and entertain them, give them quality matches, and not just the same old garbage every week."
- Owen Hart
(Related: Art, Quality, Fans, Old)

"But most of all, I'm a part of you people out there who have listened to me, because especially you people in Michigan, you Tiger fans, you've given me so much warmth, so much affection and so much love."
- Ernie Harwell
(Related: Love, People, Affection, Fans)

"We had a showing of Battlestar in LA last week. I walked out the door and there were 50 people. I signed a ton of autographs. Other actors walked away without signing. These are the fans. I guess it depends. on who you are."
- Noah Hathaway
(Related: People, Actors, Fans)

"You don't even have to win a championship every year to draw the fans. You just have to show you're really trying."
- Tom Hicks
(Related: Fans, Trying)

"Country music fans are extremely supportive. Once they're with you, they're with you for life."
- Faith Hill
(Related: Life, Music, Country, Country music, Fans)

"My goal as an artist is to always be true to who I am and give my fans music they will enjoy for a lifetime."
- Faith Hill
(Related: Music, Goal, Artist, Fans, Will)

"My fans know the name Larry Holmes and that he always gave it his all."
- Larry Holmes
(Related: Fans, Name)

"I have a lot of friends and fans in Canada and as a matter of fact I met a fan from there that came down to my office. It was nice and we took pictures and had a nice talk."
- Larry Holmes
(Related: Canada, Fact, Fans, Friends, Office, Talk)

"Besides, there were 50,000 fans or more there, and they wanted to see the best you've got. There was an obligation to the people, as well as to ourselves, to go all out."
- Carl Hubbell
(Related: People, Fans, Obligation)

"Right now, I do not like kids at all. I mean, I love my fans and everything, but when you have kids following you around all day, it's like, "Ugh, kids!" Maybe that will change when I get older."
- Vanessa Hudgens
(Related: Change, Love, Day, Fans, Kids, Now, Right, Will)

"I want to let my fans get to know a little about me. I'm very thankful for everything they've done for me so, of course, I'm going to let them into my world a bit. But I really am a very private person, and I love kepping my life to myself - that's how I've always been."
- Vanessa Hudgens
(Related: Life, Love, Fans, Want, World)

"Every professional athlete owes a debt of gratitude to the fans and management, and pays an installment every time he plays. He should never miss a payment."
- Bobby Hull
(Related: Time, Gratitude, Management, Debt, Fans)

"Canadian hockey fans... They boo me every time I go anywhere. Because I play for Team USA."
- Brett Hull
(Related: Time, Fans, Play)

"You can't compare a Super Bowl crowd, which tends to be more polite and a little more neutral to that. The Super Bowl only has 7,000 to 8,000 fans for each team."
- Lamar Hunt
(Related: Fans)

"We're delighted to be working with Apple to offer fans a new and innovative way to experience our wildly popular shows."
- Robert Iger
(Related: Experience, Fans, Popular)

"When you get to the 35-year mark in your career, you make albums for your fans to love you more, so they don't forget about you."
- Julio Iglesias
(Related: Love, Career, Fans, Forget)

"It's not like that often, I mean, I suppose out of a ratio of 10 fans maybe like 1 or 2 of 'em might be Asian, and maybe every second or third time they might bring up something that they're Asian and I'm Asian."
- James Iha
(Related: Time, Fans)

"Liverpool fans were great to me, I still live near the city and they always come up and shake my hand."
- Paul Ince
(Related: Fans)

"You made it something special. Most of all, I want to thank the fans for your support not through the great times that we shared on the football field, but for the last 17 years of my life. You have supported me through all times."
- Michael Irvin
(Related: Life, Fans, Football, Support, Want, Years)

"I think I owe it to myself and my fans in Britain to play one more Wimbledon."
- Goran Ivanisevic
(Related: Fans, Play)

"This is like a tribute to them, the people who helped me to get here. The thing that makes me feel good about the whole thing is, the fans voted me here."
- Allen Iverson
(Related: People, Fans, Tribute)

"When a singer leaves a band, I believe the band loses something creatively and the fans are disappointed too."
- Ben Jackson
(Related: Fans)

"I guarantee you that's what Jeff Gordon does. He uses everything the fans throw at him to stoke his fire and it drives him to be better at what he does."
- Bo Jackson
(Related: Fans, Fire)

"He shouldn't be alone at a time like this. This is a special time for me to be around as much as I can. He needs his family and his friends and his fans."
- Joseph Jackson
(Related: Family, Time, Fans, Friends, Needs)

"Fans don't boo nobodies."
- Reggie Jackson
(Related: Fans)

"Like Jermaine was saying, it's a beautiful day, and we're just glad all of this is behind us. We can go on with our lives. And Michael can go on with his life and do what he does best, and that's making good music, making his fans happy, people happy all over the world."
- Tito Jackson
(Related: Life, Music, People, Day, Fans, Saying, World)

"I didn't realize how many true Rockabilly fans there were here in America."
- Wanda Jackson
(Related: America, Fans)

"He was incredibly good as Dr Who. He brought all his eccentricities to the role and was so charismatic and charming. He must be the fans firm favourite."
- Louise Jameson
(Related: Fans)

"We have a lot of rule changes. I am part of the competition committee. We spent a lot time evaluating the game, how do we make the game better for our fans."
- Ron Jaworski
(Related: Time, Committee, Competition, Fans)

"The city of Wildwood has been fantastic in helping us and supporting this event. This is a small way of the Soul saying thanks to our fans."
- Ron Jaworski
(Related: Soul, Fans, Saying)

"Blackheart Records being 25 years old represents staying power and the fact that we weren't able to get a record out through conventional means, so we had to create this record company to put out our records if we wanted to be a band that had records to give out to their fans."
- Joan Jett
(Related: Power, Being, Company, Fact, Fans, Old, Years)

"I sure saw a lot of kids that I'm sure didn't know a lot about us, or we were definitely new to them. The kids who came up to me afterward, we'd talk about music, sign a lot of autographs. So I'm sure we made a lot of new fans."
- Joan Jett
(Related: Music, Fans, Kids, Talk)

"There are no big groupie fans or anything."
- Daniel Johns
(Related: Fans)

"Since my induction into the Sports Hall of Fame, I have wanted to have my No. 3 Chevy on exhibit for sports fans to see. I hope others will enjoy the car as much as I have."
- Junior Johnson
(Related: Car, Sports, Hope, Fame, Fans, Will)

"Really, we don't know what to make of it except that we're delighted about it. We have all these fans thirty years later and they're still around and will probably be around for a long time to come."
- Russell Johnson
(Related: Time, Fans, Will, Years)

"They're right to think that about me, because I'm the person most likely to sleep with my female fans, I genuinely love other women. And I think they know that."
- Angelina Jolie
(Related: Love, Women, Fans, Right, Sleep)

"You are going to have hostile crowds and the fans are going to find out where you are staying and keep you awake at night. They are going to use everything possible."
- Cobi Jones
(Related: Crowds, Fans, Night)

"I think the Commissioner is taking the steps necessary to give the game back to the players and the fans and hopefully take the league to the next level."
- Cobi Jones
(Related: Fans)

"Over the last couple of years I have gotten an average of 2,000 letters a week from fans."
- Davy Jones
(Related: Fans, Letters, Years)

"They want to know I'm doing good, the fans do."
- Davy Jones
(Related: Fans, Want)

"Country fans need to support country music by buying albums and concert tickets for traditional artists or the music will just fade away. And that would be really sad."
- George Jones
(Related: Music, Artists, Buying, Country, Country music, Fans, Support, Will)

"I always think I'm the Tom Cruise of music - a lot of success and fans, but no critics, darling."
- Jon Bon Jovi
(Related: Music, Success, Fans)

"Some Kentucky fans are a little more subdued."
- Ashley Judd
(Related: Fans, Kentucky)

"The love of these people and of my fans mean more than any award or special accomplishment."
- Wynonna Judd
(Related: Love, People, Accomplishment, Fans)

"There's a place for all types of country music as long as there is honesty and realness and a real human experience for the fans."
- Wynonna Judd
(Related: Experience, Music, Honesty, Country, Country music, Fans)

"I don't take my fans' love and dedication for granted."
- Wynonna Judd
(Related: Love, Dedication, Fans)

"I have a very deep and wide relationship with my fans."
- Wynonna Judd
(Related: Deep, Fans)

"I have always loved the process of making the music, reading the letters from the fans who get married to my music, have children to my music and play my music at their funerals."
- Wynonna Judd
(Related: Music, Children, Fans, Funerals, Letters, Play, Reading)

"So I think the fans will be totally interested in the new developments and delighted that the old developments are still there and that they can still see some of the old characters maybe reappear."
- Andreas Katsulas
(Related: Fans, Old, Will)

"I just hope that our fans are people who are inspired by music, and just use our music as a background or inspiration for whatever it is they do."
- Maynard James Keenan
(Related: Music, People, Inspiration, Hope, Fans)

"I arrived in Hollywood and lived much of my life in America, but the fans did not really know me."
- Persis Khambatta
(Related: Life, America, Fans, Hollywood)

"Oh, I think, watching Magic, him being one of my... I'm one of his biggest fans, and just trying to emulate what he did, going out on the playground, and also playing with older guys."
- Jason Kidd
(Related: Being, Fans, Magic, Trying)

"The thing about the wacky fans is that they're really sweet."
- Margot Kidder
(Related: Fans)

"The thing about all good horror movies is that the fans expect a couple of inside jokes. Maybe I'm supposed to be saying how terrified I was while making it, but it was really fun."
- Margot Kidder
(Related: Movies, Fans, Fun, Horror, Jokes, Saying)

"I want all my friends, family and fans to know that I am in good spirits and I will be fine."
- Lil' Kim
(Related: Family, Fans, Friends, Spirits, Want, Will)

"Of course we are doing this primarily for ourselves, but I know our fans dig most of it, too."
- Kerry King
(Related: Fans)

"I used the dictionary very minimally and I just wrote how I speak. And I speak very hateful manner usually. I constantly did that because I think the fans would get more out of it if they understood exactly what I'm saying - exactly where I'm coming from."
- Kerry King
(Related: Fans, Saying)

"Well, to be honest with you, yes there is and there is not. But as I am a fan of this kind of music as well as the rest of the guys naturally are - and being a fan, we kind of get pleased by our music as fans and as being in SLAYER."
- Kerry King
(Related: Music, Being, Fans, Rest)

"The case decided on Thursday, though, seemed promising to takings fans because it wasn't about compensation. It was about the requirement that any government taking must have a "public purpose.""
- Michael Kinsley
(Related: Government, Purpose, Fans)

"The best umpired game is the game in which the fans cannot recall the umpires who worked it."
- Bill Klem
(Related: Fans)

"As I've said, basketball has been, I think, a real cooperative venture. There have been a lot of people that have been involved in it: coaches, administrators - not recently - fans and nobody, nobody any more so than students over the years."
- Bobby Knight
(Related: People, Basketball, Coaches, Fans, Students, Years)

"What's great is that because math is such a universal language, really, our fans come in all shapes and sizes, all ages and genders and races and backgrounds and cultures."
- David Krumholtz
(Related: Fans, Language)

"I'll do at least one action film every year because of my fans. This is my promise to them."
- Akshay Kumar
(Related: Action, Fans, Film, Promise)

"I savour the adulation and love I have been getting from my fans and the blessings of elders in my family. Fourteen years have given me a lot and I can't thank God and the industry enough."
- Akshay Kumar
(Related: Love, Family, God, Blessings, Fans, Years)

"I hear about stars being torn to pieces by fans. It never happened to me and I never saw it happen to anyone else."
- Alan Ladd
(Related: Being, Fans, Stars)

"It's nice to go to small places where we had a lot of fans. They followed our career and it's kind of a way to say thank you to them and do it for a good cause."
- Guy Lafleur
(Related: Career, Cause, Fans)

"Well, it's always nice to know the fans didn't forget what you did when you played in the NHL."
- Guy Lafleur
(Related: Fans, Forget)

"It's not tough at all as long as the fans are yelling, screaming and hollering."
- Bill Laimbeer
(Related: Fans)

"I played in Joe Louis in a playoff game. I played there when the roof caved in for half a season. The facility is great for basketball because it goes straight up, so you feel like the fans are on top of you."
- Bill Laimbeer
(Related: Basketball, Fans)

"If a site is done with pleasure and a fun attitude, it's a great way to communicate with your fans."
- Christopher Lambert
(Related: Attitude, Fans, Fun, Pleasure)

"I'm really happy here. I think anyone who knows me well, and the fans too I hope, they know that I love the area, and the bond that I've had with the fans has been fantastic."
- Frank Lampard
(Related: Love, Hope, Fans)

"I'm very proud of Space 1999. Its success paved the way for other sci-fi shows to follow. My hope is that the DVD release will help it reach a new generation of fans."
- Martin Landau
(Related: Success, Hope, Fans, Help, Space, Will)

"The coolest thing about the series is that we stay very true to the books; it would be silly for us not to, because the books are exactly what the fans want to see. There's an action side to it, which I love, and there are werewolves now. There aren't just vampires. There's a wolf pack."
- Taylor Lautner
(Related: Love, Action, Books, Fans, Now, Silly, Want)

"I couldn't be happier about being a part of 'Hunger Games' and to play Katniss. I have a huge responsibility to the fans of this incredible book and I don't take it lightly. I will give everything I have to these movies and to this role to make it worthy of Suzanne Collins' masterpiece."
- Jennifer Lawrence
(Related: Movies, Being, Fans, Games, Play, Responsibility, Will)

"Exeter City's trip to Old Trafford will be a great day for their fans but that is about it - they won't get the result they want against Manchester United."
- Mark Lawrenson
(Related: Day, Fans, Old, Result, United, Want, Will)

"In St. Louis, some people were hurt seriously when some fans got on top of a roof that was where other fans were underneath it, at a park somewhere, and it collapsed."
- Phil Lesh
(Related: People, Fans, Hurt)

"Most people compliment me on maintaining my femininity while I'm on the court. People like the fact that I model. My fans or little girls always say they want to play sports, but also want to be a model like me and I think that's great."
- Lisa Leslie
(Related: Sports, People, Compliment, Court, Fact, Fans, Femininity, Girls, Play, Want)

"There's a lot of women in the WNBA. There's a lot of women who could be here. To be voted by the fans says a lot - that people are aware of what's going on. I'm really thankful. I think they just really appreciate my talent so I'm definitely grateful."
- Lisa Leslie
(Related: Women, Talent, People, Fans)

"Nerds are just deep, and neurotic, fans. Needy fans. We're all nerds, on one subject or another."
- Jonathan Lethem
(Related: Deep, Fans)

"I think that fans are always looking for someone to blame. Wouldn't it be nice if they looked in the mirror?"
- Michael Lewis
(Related: Blame, Fans)

"I mean, you go to the internet and you can see all these conversations and arguments that our fans have about our music and that's wonderful to know, that people would take the time to be that involved."
- Alex Lifeson
(Related: Music, Time, People, Arguments, Fans, Internet)

"Today, free agency takes away a lot of your heroes, they go somewhere else. Some of them don't but a lot of them do-take the higher offer to go somewhere else. And, it turns the fans off because they get attached to the players."
- Bob Lilly
(Related: Fans, Heroes, Today)

"But somehow I feel like still it's a gift, and I wonder, how can I give this gift to others? Just work hard, and do whatever I can do, to be that, and to return the love to the fans. I like to give them joy and smiles to them. Give back to them."
- Bai Ling
(Related: Love, Work, Fans, Joy, Smiles, Wonder)

"J. Lo is also an homage to my fans. That's what fans call me on the streets, and I like it. So giving the album this title is my way of telling them that this is for them, in appreciation of their support."
- Jennifer Lopez
(Related: Appreciation, Fans, Giving, Support)

"We still lend our old house out to relatives. They keep a guest book for my fans to sign."
- Loretta Lynn
(Related: Fans, Guest, Old, Relatives)

"You can't be halfway in this business. If you don't meet the fans, you lose all you've got."
- Loretta Lynn
(Related: Business, Fans)

"We're all music fans and we just love being in a band, and that's why we do it."
- Joel Madden
(Related: Love, Music, Being, Fans)

"We just wanna see where we stand at right now with our fans."
- Method Man
(Related: Fans, Now, Right)

"Every GP Masters race will stand out because we will be available for fans, media and sponsors."
- Nigel Mansell
(Related: Fans, Media, Race, Will)

"Anybody intelligent enough to realize what America is, is not going to sit around and do nothing about it. They're going to be the same way that I am. They're going to be the same way our fans are. They're going to be pissed."
- Marilyn Manson
(Related: America, Fans, Nothing)

"I know I have sex appeal, but I've never felt like an actual sex symbol. Fans sometimes think I am. The majority of them are sweet about it, but occasionally somebody weird becomes totally fixated upon me."
- Teena Marie
(Related: Sex, Fans, Majority, Sex appeal, Symbol)

"It's nice to feel the fans are behind you. You shouldn't concern yourself with things like that - but it does matter."
- Dan Marino
(Related: Concern, Fans)

"Jazz fans love Miles and I love him for a myriad of reasons, but the overviews are always too simplistic."
- Branford Marsalis
(Related: Love, Fans, Jazz)

"Coldplay fans are the best in the world. If you like Coldplay then you're obviously very intelligent and good looking and all-around brilliant."
- Chris Martin
(Related: Fans, World)

"I can't wait to front my band with these new songs and play for fans, but I've decided to keep my day job too."
- Richard Marx
(Related: Day, Fans, Job, Play, Songs)

"And to any new fans we made along the way, I say... welcome to our party. It's just starting to get going."
- Richard Marx
(Related: Fans, Party)

"Many baseball fans look upon an umpire as a sort of necessary evil to the luxury of baseball, like the odor that follows an automobile."
- Christy Mathewson
(Related: Baseball, Evil, Fans, Luxury, Umpire)

"I owe everything I have to them when I'm out there on the mound. But I owe the fans nothing and they owe me nothing when I am not pitching."
- Christy Mathewson
(Related: Fans, Nothing)

"The film itself involves a New York City radio storyteller, Gabriel Noone, who strikes up a friendship with one of his fans, an abused 14-year-old teenager who is suffering from AIDS, who does not have much longer to live."
- Armistead Maupin
(Related: Friendship, Fans, Film, Suffering)

"With Star Wars fans, there's so much enthusiasm, and it's a completely different generation now."
- Peter Mayhew
(Related: Enthusiasm, Fans, Now)

"I think the Internet, particularly the availability of information, is great. I do a lot of correspondence on-line and have a chat line to talk to my fans as well."
- Anne McCaffrey
(Related: Fans, Information, Internet, Talk)

"Each of our 900 shows so far was different - maybe that's what makes the fans come back to our gigs time and again. And that they're always part of the show. Phish concerts are a communal experience."
- Page McConnell
(Related: Experience, Time, Fans)

"Well, for one thing, the executives in charge at Cartoon Network are cartoon fans. I mean, these are people who grew up loving animation and loving cartoons, and the only difference between them and me is they don't know how to draw."
- Craig McCracken
(Related: People, Animation, Cartoons, Difference, Fans, Network)

"At some shows, the set list gets changed while we are on stage. I know Ed thinks about the set very hard throughout the day in order to make the best show possible for the fans and for us."
- Mike McCready
(Related: Day, Fans, Order)

"To me, Doors fans were always the 16-year-old idiots at parties, getting stoned, and talking about how Morrison's lyrics were like poetry... like that was a deep thought."
- Bruce McCulloch
(Related: Poetry, Thought, Deep, Fans, Idiots, Talking)

"We should reach out to people to try to go after the fans the way other sports do. Because we can't just depend on the fact that it is a great game."
- John McEnroe
(Related: Sports, People, Fact, Fans)

"I never really thought we'd fitted into the cross-over drawer. But I think the real Sugar Ray fans did like us because we always had variety and because we experimented a lot."
- Mark McGrath
(Related: Thought, Fans, Variety)

"What a perfect way to end the home stand, by hitting sixty-two for the city of St. Louis and all the fans. I truly wanted to do it here and I did. Thank you St. Louis."
- Mark McGwire
(Related: Home, End, Fans)

"Our fans want us to be happy and if that means being married or having a girlfriend, they are okay with that. Of course, in this industry it is a bit harder to have normal relationships, but it is possible."
- A. J. McLean
(Related: Girlfriend, Being, Fans, Relationships, Want)

"We love our fans, so there's nothing we wouldn't do for them, and we go directly to t hem."
- Vince McMahon
(Related: Love, Fans, Nothing)

"Fan mail is one thing, but fans you meet in person are a different matter entirely."
- Audrey Meadows
(Related: Fans, Mail)

"Fans always ask, 'What did the bedroom look like?' All they ever saw was Alice or Ralph going in and out."
- Audrey Meadows
(Related: Fans)

"Our hope is to deliver an incredibly fun and compelling game that will give the fans more than what they've been waiting for, and show a whole new generation of gamers how much fun it is to live the life of a pirate!"
- Sid Meier
(Related: Life, Hope, Fans, Fun, Waiting, Will)

"If fans are going to turn on me because of this, they weren't my fans anyway. I couldn't betray a whole 25 years of record making and not do this. I had to."
- John Mellencamp
(Related: Fans, Years)

"Contrary to what the fans may think, you don't just show up, wear a striped shirt and a whistle on Friday night."
- Jim Mitchell
(Related: Fans, May, Night)

"When a person responds emotionally to intellectual things, or emotionally only to traditional emotional things - I find that an interesting break between myself and some other writers and fans."
- Elizabeth Moon
(Related: Fans, Writers)

"I am a fighter. I believe in that which is right, and the truth is, I have been the Lone Ranger for the past thirty years and I will not give up the fight. I love my public and I'll fight for you. I'll continue to make personal appearances for my thousands of fans."
- Clayton Moore
(Related: Love, Truth, Fans, Fight, Past, Public, Right, Will, Years)

"I am still being recognized as Joanie and probably will as long as Happy Days is playing on TV and remembered by Happy Days fans. It has and will always be a pleasure and a honor for me to be a part of it."
- Erin Moran
(Related: Being, Fans, Honor, Pleasure, Will)

"I think some fans want everything to stay they same because they want to stay the same."
- Alanis Morissette
(Related: Fans, Want)

"The crowd gives us so much energy and we are able to really feed off of it. Hitting those shots and having the crowd go crazy helps boost our confidence. We love our fans."
- Steve Nash
(Related: Love, Confidence, Energy, Fans)

"The fans in Dallas were hard on me my first year, but after having a great year last year they are now supporting me. It feels great to have my hard work pay off, especially when the fans made it hard for me."
- Steve Nash
(Related: Work, Fans, First, Hard work, Now)

"It would be nice to garner new fans and make it a success - and success is relevant, we already know all that."
- Juice Newton
(Related: Success, Fans)

"And looking at today's music scene, I think it's cool that there are a lot of consumers and fans not limited by what radio and the record companies tell them to buy."
- Juice Newton
(Related: Music, Fans, Today)

"In Spain and Italy I would not have a life among the fans. Everyone wants to touch you, own you and approach you. I try to be as kind as possible to all my fans, but in those countries I could not do it. There they ask too much from you."
- Ruud van nistelrooy
(Related: Life, Countries, Fans, Italy, Spain)

"Packer fans are nuts, man."
- Ray Nitschke
(Related: Fans, Man)

"I genuinely don't know how many albums I'm going to sell when the new album comes out, because I honestly don't know how many fans I've actually got at the moment."
- Gary Numan
(Related: Fans)

"Several hard-core Star Wars fans who had tickets for the first showing actually said that when the movie finally began, they started crying. Mainly because they realized that it's 22 years later, and they still haven't lost their virginity."
- Conan O'Brien
(Related: Fans, First, Virginity, Years)

"Apparently the new high-tech Star Wars toys will be in stores any day now. The toys can talk and are interactive, so they can be easily distinguished from Star Wars fans."
- Conan O'Brien
(Related: Day, Fans, Now, Talk, Will)

"But for the first time, we haven't made a huge leap forward in sound from our last album. Fans who own Kid A should be able to get their heads around it."
- Ed O'Brien
(Related: Time, Fans, First, Sound)

"We've always been fans of a good mystery; we think all kids are, and there weren't any good mysteries out there these days for kids, so that's why we decided to do them."
- Mary-Kate Olsen
(Related: Fans, Kids, Mystery)

"If my fans want to call me a love God, then so be it!"
- Alexander O'Neal
(Related: Love, God, Fans, Want)

"Most of the fans of John Lennon and maybe John and Yoko are younger than me."
- Yoko Ono
(Related: Fans)

"I just love the feeling from the fans and when I'm walking on deck I can hear people screaming and wishing you the best. That puts you into the game more than anything."
- David Ortiz
(Related: Love, People, Fans, Feeling, Walking, Wishing)

"I'm totally grateful for the fans my family has and I have; they gave me a lot of support when I was in treatment. But it was just odd, you know? It's stressful. Just the whole fact of being someone in the public eye."
- Jack Osbourne
(Related: Family, Being, Eye, Fact, Fans, Public, Support, Treatment)

"We have always had great and loyal fans in Oakland."
- Jim Otto
(Related: Fans)

"It makes me feel wonderful that people still care for me... that I have so many fans among young people, who write to me and tell me I have been an inspiration."
- Bettie Page
(Related: People, Inspiration, Care, Fans)

"But I think mainly, you know, just up in the East Coast, it's where it all originated. You know, Philadelphia. It goes back to the beginning. So, you know, fans have a lot of history, and they love their teams up here."
- Rafael Palmeiro
(Related: Love, History, Beginning, Fans)

"I hope that people learn from my mistake and I hope that the fans forgive me."
- Rafael Palmeiro
(Related: Mistake, People, Hope, Fans)

"I've been doing this 17 years but I can tell you I have more websites now than I have ever had devoted to me or my past career or my character. When I got this show, I think I had two fans out there that had created websites on my behalf."
- Robert Patrick
(Related: Character, Career, Fans, Now, Past, Years)

"I've been with certain stars; some are caring and pay attention to their fans and to their fellow performers and some are too busy. Elvis never seemed too busy."
- Minnie Pearl
(Related: Attention, Caring, Fans, Stars)

"I think Elvis loved his fans - I think that's why they loved him and still love him. Fans are very conscious and sensitive to the fact that performers love them."
- Minnie Pearl
(Related: Love, Fact, Fans)

"I think Elvis would be alive today, probably, if he had been allowed to mix and mingle with his fans. I think it was a great cross for him to bear that he couldn't get out and be with his fans."
- Minnie Pearl
(Related: Fans, Today)

"It's hard and sometimes it's scary. It still amazes my mother. I went home for Christmas one year and there were fans all over the front lawn, hoping to see me."
- Luke Perry
(Related: Home, Mother, Christmas, Fans)

"There's a huge demand for my entertainment, and I can't meet the need. So I decided to try a TV show to reach as many of my fans as possible."
- Tyler Perry
(Related: Entertainment, Fans)

"Today, many fans are saddened and upset by the lack of integrity they see in professional boxing that has significantly weakened the sport - the most deplorable problem of which is the treatment of the sport's athletes."
- Charles W. Pickering
(Related: Athletes, Boxing, Fans, Integrity, Today, Treatment)

"As far as our fans are concerned, I'm the only one who counts; along with my teammates, obviously."
- Alessandro Del Piero
(Related: Fans)

"I have quite a lot of fans in Holland because that is where my mother is from, in fact I have a fan club there, and the fans don't always get the chance to see us drive the cars because getting to races across Europe isn't always possible for them."
- Nelson Piquet
(Related: Mother, Chance, Europe, Fact, Fans)

"Corporate documents, like football game plans, are not easily drafted in a stadium, with thousands of very interested fans participating, each with their own red pencil, trying to reach a consensus on every word."
- Jon Postel
(Related: Corporate, Fans, Football, Trying, Word)

"On my US tour maybe three out of 30 shows there was an Elvis impersonator in the crowd but that's it. I usually get younger fans, and those that come that are of an older generation end up walking out because it's too loud."
- Lisa Marie Presley
(Related: End, Fans, Walking)

"The tastes of country music fans are not limited to the narrow range defined by consultants and programmers and record company moguls."
- Charley Pride
(Related: Music, Company, Country, Country music, Fans)

"Any entertainer who tells you that the adoration of fans is not a heady experience probably never had the experience."
- Charley Pride
(Related: Experience, Fans)

"Fans are what make a performer and I've always taken them seriously."
- Charley Pride
(Related: Fans)

"Fans will praise you, scold you, and offer helpful advice. Fans will also defend you."
- Charley Pride
(Related: Advice, Fans, Praise, Will)

"The attraction, and my particular participation is in being able to communicate with my fans, answer their questions, get a feel for how they respond to Vader."
- David Prowse
(Related: Being, Fans, Participation, Questions)

"Joan was one of my biggest fans, as was Chrissie Hynde."
- Suzi Quatro
(Related: Fans)

"Fans are really important for me. And if they take pains to write me, it's the minimum that I answer myself."
- Daniel Radcliffe
(Related: Fans)

"The fans know that I have been giving it my all and that we had the good judgment to when to say when."
- Bobby Rahal
(Related: Fans, Giving, Judgment)

"I think my fans will follow me into our combined old age. Real musicians and real fans stay together for a long, long time."
- Bonnie Raitt
(Related: Time, Age, Fans, Musicians, Old, Will)

"When I first came out with my fans and the wind hit me, I almost took off."
- Sally Rand
(Related: Fans, First, Wind)

"We need to win something for the fans because they have been patient and very understanding and we owe them."
- Jamie Redknapp
(Related: Fans, Understanding)

"Brooklyn was the most wonderful city a man could play in, and the fans there were the most loyal there were."
- Pee Wee Reese
(Related: Fans, Man, Play)

"It's a unique situation as well because England is a small country, so it makes it easy for the fans to travel. If we play down in London, they get buses and we'll get three or four thousand fans come down. They'll all sit in the same area and show their support for the team."
- Claudio Reyna
(Related: Travel, Country, EnglFans, London, Play, Support)

"I think we have a good team, but soccer fans will know that we're in a really tough group. The three teams in our group are really strong. The Czech Republic is a very good team, Italy is traditionally a powerhouse, and Ghana is one of the best teams in Africa."
- Claudio Reyna
(Related: Fans, Italy, Soccer, Will)

"I hear good things about Xbox Live from some of my younger teammates. I think it would be fun to be able to challenge fans all over the world. It would be cool to be able to play some of my friends back home in the States. I'm looking forward to trying it."
- Claudio Reyna
(Related: Home, Challenge, Fans, Friends, Fun, Play, states, Trying, World)

"When I meet thousands of fans of the comic - when I realize every one of them can recite the Lantern Corps oath ('In Brightest Day, in blackest night...') - I know how important this is to people."
- Ryan Reynolds
(Related: People, Day, Fans, Night)

"Being on Ozzfest has been a great way for us to break out and show metal fans that we have a heavy side."
- Adam Rich
(Related: Being, Fans)

"I'm very grateful because my fans are very loyal."
- Cliff Richard
(Related: Fans)

"The Internet's been so great, and it's so nice to have fans do nice, elaborate websites, but I think the downside is some of the things... for real fans to go on and see that 90 percent of the information isn't true or to see pictures that aren't really me."
- Denise Richards
(Related: Fans, Information, Internet)

"You know, that kind of coldness, you know. And I think, yeah, I think that definitely helped. The female characters on the show, you can see some of them wanting to know what makes him tick. And I guess that translates into some of the fans outside. You know?"
- Matt Robinson
(Related: Fans)

"Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Absence, Fans, Wind)

"I don't mean to be arrogant and I really appreciate my fans but talking about what I am doing is not something I'm good at. I do what I do and that's it. I want to get back to my work and do more of it instead of talking about it."
- Henry Rollins
(Related: Work, Fans, Talking, Want)

"In my heart of hearts, I know that whatever I do is going to have integrity, and I'm going to work really hard, and I know that fans are going to take to it."
- Christy Romano
(Related: Work, Heart, Fans, Integrity)

"I think the fans are going to expect a lot from me, as they should."
- Wayne Rooney
(Related: Fans)

"A protracted legislative fight will not move us closer to where the music industry wants to be - delivering music to fans through a variety of different, innovative Web sites."
- Hilary Rosen
(Related: Music, Fans, Fight, Variety, Will)

"It's the first time I have returned to my roots - like going back to be a trio. The fans really wanted me to go back on stage and do the Supremes music, so I went about trying to make it happen. We'll go on tour in the summer."
- Diana Ross
(Related: Time, Music, Fans, First, Summer, Trying)

"I know that my fans want to know who I'm sleeping with, but it's really none of their business."
- Diana Ross
(Related: Business, Fans, Want)

"I love seeing the fans of the music that I make."
- Gavin Rossdale
(Related: Love, Music, Fans)

"They were saying, 'Keep this under your hat, but Jack Sparrow's going to die in the second movie.' I went, 'You're kidding me. The fans are going to go berserk.'"
- Geoffrey Rush
(Related: Fans, Saying)

"I did not want to put myself on the line, as an Australian playing Britain's greatest comic actor. The fans of Sellers are obsessive, possessive - and aggressive. I did not want to risk their anger - or my own reputation."
- Geoffrey Rush
(Related: Anger, Actor, Fans, Reputation, Risk, Want)

"And that's what makes this a great game, is the support and the commitment that the fans give the game."
- Nolan Ryan
(Related: Commitment, Fans, Support)

"It didn't happen, but I feel fortunate for the two chances we had and it's just a shame we didn't go to a World Series for Cub fans."
- Ryne Sandberg
(Related: Fans, Shame, World)

"It was a wonderful experience to play in the NFL, and I have no regrets. I truly will miss playing for the Lions. I consider the Lions' players, coaches, staff, management and fans my family. I leave on good terms with everyone in the organization."
- Barry Sanders
(Related: Experience, Family, Management, Coaches, Fans, Play, Will)

"I want to thank all of the fans and media who made playing in the NFL such a wonderful experience. I have had the pleasure of meeting many of them."
- Barry Sanders
(Related: Experience, Fans, Media, Meeting, Pleasure, Want)

"The fans treated me royally."
- Hank Sauer
(Related: Fans)

"After I'd hit a home run and took my position in the field, the fans in the bleachers began throwing packages of tobacco at me. I stuffed them in my pocket."
- Hank Sauer
(Related: Home, Fans)

"The other thing that has made playing live for me more enjoyable is the audience. I never knew I had such heartfelt, loving fans."
- Michael Schenker
(Related: Fans)

"They read their sports pages, know their statistics and either root like hell or boo our butts off. I love it. Give me vocal fans, pro or con, over the tourist types who show up in Houston or Montreal and just sit there."
- Mike Schmidt
(Related: Love, Sports, Fans, Hell, Houston, Statistics)

"We are doing what Prince did. Everyone that comes to a show billed as An Evening with Journey will get our new CD. We figured that is our best store because they are our biggest fans."
- Neil Schon
(Related: Evening, Fans, Journey, Will)

"I've spent a lot of time researching the subject and government deception. So to be involved in Star Trek is perfect for me. I enjoy meeting the fans and discussing my interests with them."
- Dwight Schultz
(Related: Government, Time, Deception, Fans, Meeting)

"I will do everything I can to bring the Number One to Ferrari. The whole team and all the fans deserve it."
- Michael Schumacher
(Related: Fans, Will)

"With all my fans I got a family again."
- Tupac Shakur
(Related: Family, Fans)

"Well, fans always root for the underdog."
- Maria Sharapova
(Related: Fans)

"I just wanna give a big shout out to all the fans out there who have followed my work up until now. You guys are amazing!! Hearing from fans is the best feeling in the world."
- Lindsey Shaw
(Related: Work, Fans, Feeling, Hearing, Now, World)

"As far as show business, it's the gratification of doing something that pleases the fans."
- Bobby Sherman
(Related: Business, Fans)

"I have a lot of friends and fans in Orlando, and I'd love to see them again."
- Bobby Sherman
(Related: Love, Fans, Friends)

"I don't feel any pressure from fans. But I'm always in some kind of state of emotional turmoil. I would not describe myself as happy-go-lucky. That's not to say that I'm not happy."
- Paul Simon
(Related: Fans, Pressure, State)

"No matter what people say, your fans are the ones that come to watch the movie or come to your shows and that's the most important thing."
- Ashlee Simpson
(Related: People, Fans)

"The band has always stayed close to its fans and not sold out. That's a very rare thing. I can see how rare that is having been outside of the band for eight years. Maiden has integrity. I think people appreciate that."
- Adrian Smith
(Related: People, Fans, Integrity, Years)

"He told me I didn't understand, that we were from the bleak industrial wastes of North England, or something, and that we didn't understand the Internet. I told him Fall fans invented the Internet. They were on there in 1982."
- Mark E. Smith
(Related: EnglFans, Internet)

"Everybody sort of questioned why we get married on New Year's Day, and of course, the avid sports fans wouldn't come, because they had to watch the Rose Bowl or whatever that is on that day."
- Yeardley Smith
(Related: Sports, Day, Fans, New year)

"I think the true rock fans are pretty loyal."
- Bubba Sparxxx
(Related: Fans, Pretty)

"Rock fans are pretty fickle, too, you know."
- Bubba Sparxxx
(Related: Fans, Pretty)

"England is one of my favorite places. The fans are just so crazy."
- Britney Spears
(Related: EnglFans, Favorite)

"I like meeting all my fans and signing autographs, although it can all get a bit crazy. Yesterday, for example, a boy just came over and planted a big kiss on my face! I was like, 'Hello?'"
- Britney Spears
(Related: Kiss, Example, Fans, Meeting, Yesterday)

"Now I've even gotten to running out to the fan buses that pass by our house, so I can talk to the people. I think I'm trying to gather fans, frankly. They're very, very nice people - they really understand. It's fun talking to them."
- Aaron Spelling
(Related: People, Fans, Fun, Now, Running, Talk, Talking, Trying)

"Rabid fans were literally jumping into the camera."
- Penelope Spheeris
(Related: Fans)

"I think that was one thing I definitely brought to the table, my aggressiveness and my style of play, and I think that's one of the reasons why the fans here really appreciated the way that I went out and played, just because I think they kind of liked that."
- Latrell Sprewell
(Related: Fans, Play, Style)

"I've heard from writers and musicians and fans that they think I'm underrated."
- Rick Springfield
(Related: Fans, Musicians, Writers)

"No, I always felt that amongst my core fans- because there was a level of popularity that I had in the mid '80s that was sort of a bump on the scale- they fundamentally understood the values that are at work in my work."
- Bruce Springsteen
(Related: Work, Values, Fans, Popularity)

"The soundtrack of O Brother is the most publicity I've gotten. I don't feel that I have lost any of my old fans, but I have gained new ones."
- Ralph Stanley
(Related: Brother, Fans, Old, Publicity)

"I want to thank all the fans for their support over the years. Keep supporting the Knicks, we're moving in the right direction here and we will be exciting to watch and competing against the best in the NBA. Come back to the Garden for those exciting games."
- John Starks
(Related: Direction, Fans, Games, Garden, Right, Support, Want, Will, Years)

"The philosophers of the Middle Ages demonstrated both that the Earth did not exist and also that it was flat. Today they are still arguing about whether the world exists, but they no longer dispute about whether it is flat."
- Vilhjalmur Stefansson
(Related: Earth, Today, World)

"What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public."
- Vilhjalmur Stefansson
(Related: Truth, Advertising, Difference, Public)

"In reality, we can prove that the incidents of drug, alcohol abuse and violence have dropped dramatically among professional athletes - but the problem is it would be impossible to convince than fans, because of what they read on the AP wire."
- Leigh Steinberg
(Related: Abuse, Alcohol, Athletes, Fans, Reality, Violence)

"You get in before sunrise and you get out after sunset and you go home, eat and collapse. While you're aware of the ratings, you aren't prepared for the response of the fans."
- Parker Stevenson
(Related: Home, Fans, Sunset)

"I just want the fans of the book to be happy. I don't necessarily care about anyone else."
- Kristen Stewart
(Related: Care, Fans, Want)

"We had some very distinguished fans: I know one chancellor of a major university who used to schedule his meetings around Star Trek. We were thrilled to discover that Frank Sinatra was a big fan."
- Patrick Stewart
(Related: Meetings, University)

"So, when you divide the world into music lovers, music fans and then those people who are just very casual about their music, it's wallpaper to them, it's elevator music, it's just the thing that's playing in the background that helps them through their day."
- Michael Stipe
(Related: Music, People, Day, Fans, Lovers, World)

"I like doing theaters. I like being up close and personal with the fans. It's really cool."
- Ruben Studdard
(Related: Being, Fans)

"With the fans and the Toronto Maple Leafs organization, the way I've been treated here has been awesome."
- Mats Sundin
(Related: Fans)

"So it helped me to just let go of all my tensions and feelings about that world and say 'OK, this is for my fans in Japan. They'll be nice and get into it and have fun.' And it was the first record I made at my home studio."
- Matthew Sweet
(Related: Home, Feelings, Fans, First, Fun, World)

"Fans are my favorite thing in the world. I've never been the type of artist who has that line drawn between their friends and their fans. The line's always been really blurred for me. I'll hang out with them after the show. I'll hang out with them before the show. If I see them in the mall, I'll stand there and talk to them for 10 minutes."
- Taylor Swift
(Related: Artist, Fans, Favorite, Friends, Talk, World)

"As you know, when Star Trek was canceled after the second season, it was the activism of the fans that revived it for a third season."
- George Takei
(Related: Activism, Fans)

"Hopefully the new breed of kids won't have to go through that hard lesson - my kids, my grandkids, my fans' kids, hopefully they won't have to go through it."
- Lawrence Taylor
(Related: Fans, Kids)

"For a while we were chasing a book by Graham Greene to do Brighton Rock as a musical. We didn't get the rights, so we decided to create something from scratch, with Jonathan. By that time we were big fans of his work."
- Neil Tennant
(Related: Time, Work, Fans, Rights)

"We decided to either try trades or just go with older players. If you do that and let contracts expire you can be in the lottery for about four or five years and expect your fans to be patient."
- Isaiah Thomas
(Related: Fans, Years)

"This illuminates not only fans' interest in major league teams but also the minors and even Little League."
- John Thorn
(Related: Fans, Interest)

"We are fans because the game also appeals to our local pride, our pleasure in thinking of ourselves as, yes, Americans but nonetheless different from residents of other towns, other states, other regions."
- John Thorn
(Related: Americans, Fans, Pleasure, Pride, states, Thinking)

"The fans have been great to me. I don't think it's asking too much to have me sign something for them."
- Justin Timberlake
(Related: Fans)

"I know what it takes to put on a good show for the fans."
- Justin Timberlake
(Related: Fans)

"And because of the reunion I think we've got more energy and enthusiasm than we've ever had. And it's genuine. I think the fans can detect when you're genuine, when you love what you do, and we love to be there on stage. That's what we thrive on."
- Glenn Tipton
(Related: Love, Enthusiasm, Energy, Fans)

"When fans come up to me and Vanessa, they're really sweet and ask for autographs - but once they see the guys, the girls tend to scream."
- Ashley Tisdale
(Related: Fans, Girls)

"The fans and supporters are also part of the Olympic family."
- Bill Toomey
(Related: Family, Fans)

"There's nothing wrong with trying to reach out to new fans."
- Carrot Top
(Related: Fans, Nothing, Trying, Wrong)

"I have never done Cult TV before, the convention was good. It gives the fans a chance to meet the celebrities. Connect with the guy that used to be a bunch of coloured dots on your TV screen."
- Peter Tork
(Related: Chance, Fans)

"Whenever I did a good performance, my Dad and my uncles, who were rabid movie fans, took me to the movies. There began my underlying love affair with film."
- Mel Torme
(Related: Dad, Love, Movies, Performance, Fans, Film)

"I'm definitely doing better. I never realized that I would get the support that I've gotten from everybody - from my fans, to people that I've idolized my whole life. So it's overwhelming, it's amazing and I believe that everything happens for a reason so I'm in a really good place right now."
- Pia Toscano
(Related: Life, People, Fans, Now, Reason, Right, Support)

"Keep your private life private. Be open to suggestions from different people. And just be nice. I have heard stories about people who are just plain rude to the press or fans."
- Michelle Trachtenberg
(Related: Life, People, Fans, Open, Press)

"We've got great fans that rock and roll won't have, because you can have a one-hit record and country music used to, not so much anymore and you have a fan forever."
- Tanya Tucker
(Related: Music, Country, Country music, Fans)

"By the time I get done with my fans and my music and my kids and my family and my fiance and my horses, well, they suffer too, but, I don't really have much time left to do anything else."
- Tanya Tucker
(Related: Family, Music, Time, Fans, Horses, Kids)

"I love Tina Turner. I'm one of Tina Turner's biggest fans. Tina Turner was a big influence on me to become a singer. A role model and in a way she gave me back my confidence in choosing my material."
- Bonnie Tyler
(Related: Love, Confidence, Fans, Influence)

"But you've reached them, and I've always wanted to reach people. I'm the first one to say I love my fans because they love that I took a chance."
- Steven Tyler
(Related: Love, People, Chance, Fans, First)

"I really like to communicate to my fans. I have a fan club president who I've had for over 15 years."
- Hunter Tylo
(Related: Fans, President, Years)

"We cannot really communicate with our fans."
- Hunter Tylo
(Related: Fans)

"I guess many game music fans prefer original soundtrack albums."
- Nobuo Uematsu
(Related: Music, Fans)

"I could go through a lot of my old emails from when I first started doing comics. Back then the lowest age of fans was like 15 or 16 up to people in their 20's and 30's."
- Jhonen Vasquez
(Related: Age, People, Fans, First, Old)

"One ends up relying on pure musical inspiration, and failing that, the music won't lead to anything good, or it will alienate all but the most die-hard fans."
- Boris Vian
(Related: Music, Inspiration, Fans, Will)

"I hope my fans remember my name is Gene Vincent and not Gene Autry."
- Gene Vincent
(Related: Hope, Fans, Name)

"We've always loved going to the movies. Our mom and dad are big movie fans. They'd take us on these movie orgys where we'd see sometimes three movies in a day."
- Andy Wachowski
(Related: Dad, Mom, Movies, Day, Fans)

"I don't get recognized much, and am very happy with that. The fans I have met have all been delightful."
- David Walliams
(Related: Fans)

"On the whole, and this comment can get me in a lot of trouble, I find that retailers in the comic book business are not business people. They're fans who've gotten themselves shops."
- Rob Walton
(Related: Business, People, Fans, Shops, Trouble)

"I would say that longtime fans of the Rolling Stones will be thrilled with these results, and new fans will understand why they're the greatest rock'n'roll band in the world."
- Don Was
(Related: Fans, Results, Will, World)

"Don't worry, the fans don't start booing until July."
- Earl Weaver
(Related: Fans, July, Worry)

"Most of our fans seem to be very intelligent people who don't stand out too much, but they're still total freaks. I like that - they're smart and sadistic, which I think is a reflection at us."
- Gene Ween
(Related: People, Fans, Reflection)

"I've had a big heart my whole life; all the Korn fans know that. A lot of people told me that I was different."
- Brian Welch
(Related: Life, People, Heart, Fans)

"The support this city and our fans have shown the Grizzlies made my decision to stay in Memphis an easy one. Memphis deserves a championship team, and I am committed to that."
- Jerry West
(Related: Decision, Fans, Support)

"I feel a lot more comfortable being me these days. I'm constantly told that my work is good. A lot of fans and a lot of other artists say my songs and albums mean a lot to them. Isn't that what's important?"
- Lucinda Williams
(Related: Work, Artists, Being, Fans, Songs)

"I've made an incredible amount of money stealing fans from homeowners."
- Douglas Wilson
(Related: Money, Fans)

"I enjoy talking to fans."
- Douglas Wilson
(Related: Fans, Talking)

"They consistently hobble artists' in the name of selling more units then are surprised when the fans don't buy the lukewarm music this produces. So they then drop the artist."
- Malcolm Wilson
(Related: Music, Selling, Artist, Artists, Fans, Name)

"Everyone has a breaking point, turning point, stress point, the game is permeated with it. The fans don't see it because we make it look so efficient. But internally, for a guy to be successful, you have to be like a clock spring, wound but not loose at the same time."
- Dave Winfield
(Related: Time, Successful, Fans, Spring, Stress)

"I just want to thank all my fans for their loyalty and support-for coming out to the shows and buying the CDs."
- Edgar Winter
(Related: Buying, Fans, Loyalty, Support, Want)

"When I first started all this, it was mostly music fans that came along, Stones fans. But now, I'm being taken seriously. I've got highfalutin' art collectors and everything!"
- Ron Wood
(Related: Art, Music, Being, Fans, First, Now)

"I'm famous for being nicer to my fans than anyone on the face of the Earth because I figure a) They pay my salary, and b) It's probably like a big moment in your life to meet somebody so I would say, just come on up."
- James Woods
(Related: Life, Being, Earth, Famous, Fans)

"Because now it's the fans out there that are entertaining us, the developers, with their creations!"
- Will Wright
(Related: Fans, Now)

"Because with Black Label and all the fans it's just one big family."
- Zakk Wylde
(Related: Family, Fans)

"You think I have the responsibilty... I have the responsibility to give the fans a good time!"
- Thom Yorke
(Related: Fans, Responsibility)

"But there are rock and roll fans all over this continent and all over the globe, really, and we're just set at marking the planet with Styx music until the day we die."
- James Young
(Related: Music, Day, Fans)

"And for REO - they get to play for some Styx fans and then we get to play in front of some REO fans. It helps spread the new music to the following of other bands."
- James Young
(Related: Music, Fans, Play)

"I understand why some kid in his bedroom in Wisconsin thinks downloading songs couldn't hurt anyone. True fans will buy the CD or go see the movie after downloading, but to say it doesn't affect anyone - come on."
- Rob Zombie
(Related: Fans, Hurt, Songs, Will)