"I don't know if this is the kind of retrospective analysis that people are fond of applying to their work or actions, but it feels like I knew I was going to be famous and I knew that an element of that would be traumatic, so that if I could make myself something big and otherworldly, it would be a kind of defence."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Russell Brand 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."Russell Brand on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Russell Brand on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Russell Brand on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Russell Brand on Ambrose Bierce
"When I was growing up, I thought I'd be a lot happier if I was famous and successful and if I had money."
"Strength does not have to be belligerent and loud."