"You can become famous but you can't become unfamous. You can become infamous but not unfamous."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Dave Chappelle 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."Dave Chappelle on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Dave Chappelle on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Dave Chappelle on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Dave Chappelle on Ambrose Bierce
"I want to tell my jokes. I want to have time with my children. I want to entertain people. And at one point, I'll walk away from show business. But I don't want to walk away empty-handed."
"The only thing harder than leaving show business is coming back."
"I'm cool with failing so long as I know that there are people around me that love me unconditionally."
"I'm famous today. People like me today. Might not like me tomorrow. You can't count on it."
"Being famous is great, it's not like bad or horrible or anything."