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  • Fred A. Allen
    Fred A. Allen
    American comic 1894-1957
    Fred A. Allen
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    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.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know.
  • Daniel J. Boorstin
    Daniel J. Boorstin
    American historian 1914-
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    A sign of celebrity is often that their name is worth more than their services.
  • Alan Thicke
    Alan Thicke
    Canadian actor and songwriter 1947-2016
    Alan Thicke
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    About 100 things that your kid will do that will surprise you and break your heart and it will be a combination of fact based therapy, medically advised kinds of passages accompanied by celebrity anecdotes and just some funny stuff to lighten the load.
  • Kevin Costner
    Kevin Costner
    American actor, film director, and producer 1955-
    Kevin Costner
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    Being a celebrity is probably the closest to being a beautiful woman as you can get.
  • Al Goldstein
    Al Goldstein
    American pornographer 1936-2013
    Al Goldstein
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    Celebrity gives us delusion of self importance.
  • John Updike
    John Updike
    American writer and criticus 1932-
    John Updike
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    Celebrity is a mask that eats into the face. As soon as one is aware of being ''somebody,'' to be watched and listened to with extra interest, input ceases, and the performer goes blind and deaf in his over-animation. One can either see or be seen.
  • Nicolas Chamfort
    Nicolas Chamfort
    French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
    Nicolas Chamfort
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    Celebrity is the advantage of being known to people who we don't know, and who don't know us.
  • Barrett Foa
    Barrett Foa
    American bari-tenor singer, dancer, and actor 1977-
    Barrett Foa
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    Cyndi Lauper is really good at talking to you about normal things. It's strange to be in the presence of a big celebrity like that. You want to make these connections and say things related to being a fan. It's not as interesting for them. She's amazing at making small talk without it seeming small.
  • Armistead Maupin
    Armistead Maupin
    American writer 1944-
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    For the most part, I have a very manageable celebrity. People recognize me from time to time, and they usually say very appreciative things. It affords me a great deal of pleasure.
  • Bailey Chase
    Bailey Chase
    American actor 1972-
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    George Clooney had the web of celebrity from television and doing 'ER,' and he's able to parlay that into films. God willing, I'll be up there in a few years.
  • Adam Sandler
    Adam Sandler
    American actor, comedian, and filmmaker 1966-
    Adam Sandler
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    I don't like being out in public too much. I don't like going to bars. I don't like doing celebrity stuff.
  • Bryce Dallas Howard
    Bryce Dallas Howard
    American actress and filmmaker 1981-
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    I feel like I almost didn't grow up in the business, because my parents worked so hard at sheltering us from that. I was raised in Connecticut. And I honestly wasn't aware that my dad was a celebrity until I moved to Los Angeles a year ago.
  • Armistead Maupin
    Armistead Maupin
    American writer 1944-
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    I know that when Terry and I were together, 10 years ago, he did not appreciate it when people would ask him what it is like being partnered with a celebrity. Precisely because it suggested that he had no value.
  • Busy Philipps
    Busy Philipps
    American actress and writer 1979-
    Busy Philipps
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    I only became a celebrity because I had a kid. Before I was pregnant nobody cared. I joke to my agent that having a baby made my career.
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