Quotes: celebrities

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  • Lewis H. Lapham
    Lewis H. Lapham
    American essayist and editor 1935-
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    A society that presumes a norm of violence and celebrates aggression, whether in the subway, on the football field, or in the conduct of its business, cannot help making celebrities of the people who would destroy it.
  • Brody Jenner
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    Australians aren't really that crazy; in L.A. you get a little crazier. From my experience at least, Aussies don't really care that much about celebrities or things like that.
  • Adrian Grenier
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    Celebrities become divas because they get pampered so much, babied so much - then they get used to it.
  • Bruno Tonioli
    Bruno Tonioli
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    I am down-to-earth and not one of those starry, up-their-own-butt celebrities.
  • Busy Philipps
    Busy Philipps
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    I find it to be strange that people get obsessed about how fast actresses and celebrities are taking off their baby weight. I guess people like to look to them and feel better about themselves or feel worse about themselves.
  • I struggle immensely with celebrities of all kinds. I get clammy hands and turn a little purple.
  • Bill Cunningham
    Bill Cunningham
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    I'm not interested in celebrities, with their free dresses. I'm interested in clothes.
  • Boman Irani
    Boman Irani
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    Sometime you go out and you wonder why these people are standing in the rain, and then you realize that years ago you were a fan, too. I, too, was chased by cops for watching my favourite celebrities.
  • Huey Newton
    Huey Newton
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    The task is to transform society; only the people can do that - not heroes, not celebrities, not stars.
    Source: Revolutionary Suicide (2009)
  • Casey Affleck
    Casey Affleck
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    The way people appear in the gossip papers, as they're depicted as celebrities, it's not often much like who they are. The more people I meet, the more that's true. Sometimes, they're worse.
  • Daniel J. Boorstin
    Daniel J. Boorstin
    American historian 1914-
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    Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.
  • Casey Affleck
    Casey Affleck
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    We obsess about celebrities. We create them, build myths around them, and then hunt them and destroy them. I don't know where it's taking us or what it means, but I know we do it. I have seen a lot of it myself.
  • Carla Hall
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    What I love about 'The Chew' is that we have these celebrities come on, and you get to see them in a different light, cooking or enjoying food, when we usually don't see them in that setting. So it's a lot of fun for their fans to see them be normal people and having that commonality of food.
  • Carrie Fisher
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    You knew how humiliating that is as an experience for celebrities to be less of a celebrity. There's no class to adjust to being less famous, and you don't think you have to worry about it. But you do.
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