"When you're a famous, successful person at 16 years old, the rules change for you. Everybody is doing things for you to make life easier so you can go out and play. And I think you miss out on lot of growing up and a lot of reality checks."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Chris Evert 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."Chris Evert on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Chris Evert on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Chris Evert on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Chris Evert on Ambrose Bierce
"I was labeled at a young age - Miss Unemotional, Miss Cool, and that would carry over to my press conferences."
"Being famous before you've formed your personality, before you have that self-esteem, is dangerous."
"I think team sports probably teach you more about giving - about being unselfish and being flexible."