"One thing about being famous is the people around you, you pay all their bills so they very rarely disagree with you because they want you to pick up the check."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Charles Barkley on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Charles Barkley on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Charles Barkley on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Charles Barkley on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Charles Barkley on Ambrose Bierce
"Somebody hits me, I'm going to hit him back. Even if it does look like he hasn't eaten in a while."
"You know it's going to hell when the best rapper out there is white and the best golfer is black."
"Kids are great. That's one of the best things about our business, all the kids you get to meet. It's a shame they have to grow up to be regular people and come to the games and call you names."
"Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny."
"My family got all over me because they said Bush is only for the rich people. Then I reminded them, 'Hey, I'm rich'."