Celebrity Quotes — Quotes by Celebrities
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, celebrity quotes
I think I’ve been wishing for celebrity for so long that I’ve got used to being someone who’s petitioning the establishment for acceptance… my whole schtick, my whole identity, is so wrapped up in being a petitioner that I don’t really know how to react now that petition has been granted.
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.
I think it’s a gift to become a star, to become a celebrity.
Amy Smart, Celebrity quotes
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
People think celebrities don’t have to worry about human things like sickness and death and rent. It’s like you’ve traveled to thisLandofCelebrity, this other country. They want you to tell about what you saw.
David Duchovny, celebrity quotes
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,, quotes by celebrities
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!!!
I prefer being as far from the centre of celebrity as possible.
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.
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, quotes by celebrities
For me I’m a luxury brand trying to prove to people and the industry that it’s not about being a TV celebrity in any which way, it’s about being a designer and having a business and being successful at that.
Bandwagon and all that it is is such a huge passion of mine. We’re already bouncing around ideas for season three, what we would call our golden ticket, in terms of a celebrity we would pair up with. We have a few in mind, and a few topics.
I think anybody who’s famous has to deal with their fame in their own way, and I dealt with it by making a film about a kid who’s looking out into the world of celebrity obsession.
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, celebrity quotes
A celebrity name is never enough for an intelligent mass market… truly successful businesses are born of passion and heartfelt interest.
Elle Macpherson, celebrity quotes
With acting, there is a level of anonymity which is conducive to your profession. There are examples of very public people who are on the cover of every celebrity magazine but can’t open a film.
Sienna Miller I can’t get sucked into that celebrity thing, because I think it’s just crass.
I did not try to conform to anybody’s ideal of what a Latin celebrity or movie star should be. I took a lot of hits for it.
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.
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.
I’m drawing the gossip surrounding the celebrity, or the image the celebrity tries to push on us.
A lot of people call me a celebrity chef, but I don’t think that I’m a celebrity. So I want to stay keeping just a chef. That’s more comfortable.
I think there ought to be some serious discussion by smart people, really smart people, about whether or not proliferation of things like The Smoking Gun and TMZ and YouTube and the whole celebrity culture is healthy.
Stephen King, celebrity quotes
A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn’t know.
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.
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.
While I’m not a celebrity, it’s such a weird concept that society has cooked up for us. Astronauts and teachers are much more amazing than actors.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, quotes by celebrities
Supermarket tabloids and celebrity gossip shows are not just innocently shallow entertainment, but a fundamental part of a much larger movement that involves apathy, greed and hierarchy.
The average celebrity meets, in one year, ten times the amount of people that the average person meets in his entire life.
I am not just a celebrity, I’m a human-rights advocate for the last 20 years.
The nice thing about being a celebrity is that, if you bore people, they think it’s their fault.
Henry A. Kissinger
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, celebrity quotes
Being a celebrity is probably the closest to being a beautiful woman as you can get.
I know I have this level of celebrity, of fame, international, national, whatever you want to call it, but it’s a pretty surreal thing to think sometimes that you’re in the middle of another famous person’s life and you think to yourself, ‘How the hell did I get famous? What is this some weird club that we’re in?’
Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent.
Celebrity and secrets don’t go together. The bastards will get you in the end.
Celebrity doesn’t have anything to do with art or craft. It’s about being rich and thinking that you’re better than everybody else.
A sign of celebrity is that his name is often worth more than his services.
Daniel J. Boorstin