"On the other hand, when I give it closer thought, I realize I'm not enough of a dictator to conduct an orchestra because it requires a pretty awful person. When you read these biographies of famous conductors, they are all awful people who fail in their private relationships."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Eberhard Weber 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."Eberhard Weber on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Eberhard Weber on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Eberhard Weber on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Eberhard Weber on Ambrose Bierce