"Celebrity distorts democracy by giving the rich, beautiful, and famous more authority than they deserve."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Maureen Dowd 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."Maureen Dowd on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Maureen Dowd on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Maureen Dowd on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Maureen Dowd on Ambrose Bierce