"For a time, at least, I was the most famous person in the entire world."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Jesse Owens 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."Jesse Owens on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Jesse Owens on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Jesse Owens on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Jesse Owens on Ambrose Bierce
"We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort."
"A lifetime of training for just ten seconds."