"Persons famous in the arts partake of the immortality of princes, and are upon a footing with them."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Francis I 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."Francis I on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Francis I on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Francis I on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Francis I on Ambrose Bierce