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“A brave man acknowledges the strength of others.” ― Veronica Roth


“A celebrity is one who is known to many persons he is glad he doesn't know. ”   – H. L. Mencken


“A man has to have goals – for a day, for a lifetime – and that was mine, to have people say, 'There goes Ted Williams, the greatest hitter who ever lived.”   –  Ted Williams


“A pat on the back is only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, but is miles ahead in results.”  – Ella Wheeler Wilcox


“A photograph is usually looked at – seldom looked into.”    – Ansel Adams


“Act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world. ”   – Immanuel Kant


“Actually I walk around with the Emmy wherever I go, but I'm very casual about it.”    – Larry David


“Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another’s resemblance to ourselves.”  -Ambrose Bierce


“Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket. ”   – George Orwell


“Always recognize that human individuals are ends, and do not use them as means to your end. ”   – Immanuel Kant


“America is woven of many strands. I would recognise them and let it so remain. Our fate is to become one, and yet many. This is not prophecy, but description. ”   – Ralph Ellison


“An institution or reform movement that is not selfish, must originate in the recognition of some evil that is adding to the sum of human suffering, or diminishing the sum of happiness. ”  –  Clara Barton


“Anyone who is popular is bound to be disliked.”  -Yogi Berra


“Applause waits on success.”  -Benjamin Franklin


“Appreciation can make a day – even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary. -Margaret Cousins


“Avoid popularity if you would have peace.” -Abraham Lincoln


“Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.” -William Penn


“Beware of over-great pleasure in being popular or even beloved.” -Margaret Fuller


“Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent. ”   – Emily Dickinson


“Celerity is never more admired than by the negligent. ”   – Cleopatra


“Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste.  ” –  William Butler Yeats


“Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. ”   – Abraham Lincoln


“Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in institutions and manners, of the principle that an equal degree of attention is due to the needs of all human beings.”  -Simone Weil


“Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get good out of all things and all persons. ”   – John Ruskin


“Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.”   –  Mary Kay Ash


“Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret. ”   – Mary Kay Ash


“Fame comes with its own standard. A guy who twitches his lips is just another guy with a lip twitch – unless he's Humphrey Bogart. ”   – Sammy Davis, Jr.


“Feeling appreciated is one of the most important needs that people have. When you share with someone your appreciation and gratitude, they will not forget you. Appreciation will return to you many times. ” -Steve Brunkhorst


“For famous men have the whole earth as their memorial. ”   – Pericles


“For me, it’s not about winning an award. It’s also about not even being nominated.” ― Jarod Kintz, This Book Has No Title


“Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.  ”  – Napoleon Bonaparte


“Great individuals are not only popular themselves, but they give popularity to whatever they touch.” -Fournier


“Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell. ”   – Edward Abbey


“He cast off his friends as a huntsman his pack, for he knew when he pleased he could whistle them back.”  -Oliver Goldsmith


“Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind.  ”  – Neil Armstrong


“Honor means that a man is not exceptional; fame, that he is. Fame is something which must be won; honor, only something which must not be lost. ”   – Arthur Schopenhauer


“Human beings must be known to be loved; but Divine beings must be loved to be known. ”   – Blaise Pascal


“I believe that it's better to be looked over than it is to be overlooked.”    – Mae West


“I didn't put out this album because I wanted everybody to know I was grown up. I'm 21 and that's not grown up. ”   – Justin Timberlake


“I do not like the man who squanders life for fame; give me the man who living makes a name.”   – Emily Dickinson


“I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble. ”   – Augustus


“I have a very low level of recognition, which is fine by me.”    – Dylan Moran


“I have never wished to cater to the crowd; for what I know they do not approve, and what they approve I do not know.”  -Epicurus


“I hope somebody hits .400 soon. Then people can start pestering that guy with questions about the last guy to hit .400.  ”  – Ted Williams


“I know it is the fans that are responsible for me being here. I've always tried in each and every broadcast to serve the fans to the best of my ability.”    – Harry Caray


“I like meeting all my fans and signing autographs, although it can all get a bit crazy. Yesterday, for example, a boy just came over and planted a big kiss on my face! I was like, 'Hello?' ”   – Britney Spears


“I like roles that people don't recognize me in. ”   – Penelope Cruz


“I like to hide behind the characters I play. Despite the public perception, I am a very private person who has a hard time with the fame thing. ”   – Angelina Jolie


“I think it's the great thing about having kids. They have interests that you might not have, and it opens your horizons. ”   – Robert Martin


“I would jump down Etna for any public good — but I hate a mawkish popularity.” -John Keats


“I would like to be remembered as a man who had a wonderful time living life, a man who had good friends, fine family – and I don't think I could ask for anything more than that, actually.”    – Frank Sinatra


“I wouldn't say I invented tacky, but I definitely brought it to its present high popularity.” -Bette Midler


“If cash comes with fame, come fame; if cash comes without fame, come cash. ”   – Jack London


“If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically.”    – Jean Paul Sartre


“If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees – at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes. ”   – John L. Lewis


“I'm shopping around for something to do that no one will like.” -Jerry Garcia


“In fact, in lyric poetry, truthfulness becomes recognizable as a ring of truth within the medium itself. ”   – Seamus Heaney


“In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action. ” -Aristotle


“In the progress of personality, first comes a declaration of independence, then a recognition of interdependence.  ”  – Henry Van Dyke


“Intolerance respecting other people's religion is toleration itself in comparison with intolerance respecting other people's art. ”   – Wallace Stevens


“It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them. ”   – Dame Agatha Christie


“It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.” ― Harry S. Truman


“It is better to be quotable than to be honest. ”   – Tom Stoppard


“It is more difficult to stay on top than to get there. ”   – Mia Hamm


“It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is. ”   – Herman Hesse


“It is so pleasant to come across people more stupid than ourselves. We love them at once for being so. ”   – Jerome K. Jerome


“It is up to us to give ourselves recognition. If we wait for it to come from others, we feel resentful when it doesn’t, and when it does, we may well reject it.”  -Spencer Tracy


“I've been imitated so well I've heard people copy my mistakes. ”   – Jimi Hendrix


“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.”   – Marianne Williamson


“Like Olympic medals and tennis trophies, all they signified was that the owner had done something of no benefit to anyone more capably than everyone else.” -Joseph Heller


“Liking money like I like it, is nothing less than mysticism. Money is a glory.  ”  – Salvador Dali


“Love of fame is the last thing even learned men can bear to be parted from.”    – Tacitus


“Magic came very easy for me when I was a kid. When I was 8 years old I started doing it, and by the time I was 12, I was already published in magic books. ”  –  David Copperfield


“Man must feel the earth to know himself and recognize his values… God made life simple. It is man who complicates it. ”   – Charles Lindbergh


“Maturity includes the recognition that no one is going to see anything in us that we don't see in ourselves. Stop waiting for a producer. Produce yourself.”   –  Marianne Williamson


“Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself; but talent instantly recognizes genius.” ― Arthur Conan Doyle


“Men are convinced of your arguments, your sincerity, and the seriousness of your efforts only by your death.  ”  – Albert Camus


“My bad habits aren't my title, my strengths and talents are my title.  ”  – Layne Staley


“My honour was not yielded, but conquered merely. ”   – Cleopatra


“Next in importance to having a good aim is to recognize when to pull the trigger. ”   – David Letterman


“No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.  ”  – Herbert Hoover


“Only the really plain people know about love – the very fascinating ones try so hard to create an impression that they soon exhaust their talents.”   –  Katharine Hepburn


“Our life is composed greatly from dreams, from the unconscious, and they must be brought into connection with action. They must be woven together.  ”  – Anais Nin


“Peace Train is a song I wrote, the message of which continues to breeze thunderously through the hearts of millions of human beings. ”   – Cat Stevens


“People always clap for the wrong things.” ― J.D. Salinger


“People may take a job for more money, but they often leave it for more recognition.”  -Bob Nelson


“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.”  -Zig Ziglar


“Popular opinion is the greatest lie in the world.”  -Thomas Carlyle


“Popularity is exhausting. The life of the party almost always winds up in a corner with an overcoat over him.” -Wilson Mizner


“Popularity? It's glory's small change.”  -Victor Hugo


“Real success is not on the stage, but off the stage as a human being, and how you get along with your fellow man. ”   – Sammy Davis, Jr.


“Recognition is the greatest motivator.”  -Gerard C. Eakedale


“Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on. ”   – Henry Rollins


“Seek not the favor of the multitude; it is seldom got by honest and lawful means. But seek the testimony of few; and number not voices, but weigh them.” -Immanuel Kant


“Self-respect is a question of recognizing that anything worth having has a price. ”   – Joan Didion


“Someday I suspect, when Jesus has definitely got me for a sunbeam, my works may be adequately assessed. ”   – Noel Coward


“The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuses, that's the day you start to the top. ”   – O. J. Simpson


“The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated. ”   – William James


“The effect of power and publicity on all men is the aggravation of self, a sort of tumor that ends by killing the victim's sympathies. ”   – Henry B. Adams


“The image is one thing and the human being is another. It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.”    – Elvis Presley


“The more you stay in this kind of job, the more you realize that a public figure, a major public figure, is a lonely man.”    – Richard M. Nixon


“The one who pleased everybody died before they were born.” -Proverb


“The Oscars demonstrate the will of the people to control and judge those they have elected to stand above them” -David Mamet


“The principle of the brotherhood of man is narcissistic… for the grounds for that love have always been the assumption that we ought to realize that we are the same the whole world over. ”  – Germaine Greer


“The superior man is distressed by the limitations of his ability; he is not distressed by the fact that men do not recognize the ability that he has.  ”  – Confucius


“The tragedy of it is that nobody sees the look of desperation on my face. Thousands and thousands of us, and we're passing one another without a look of recognition ”   – Henry Miller


“The vision of a champion is bent over, drenched in sweat, at the point of exhaustion, when nobody else is looking. ”   – Mia Hamm


“There are advantages to being a star though – you can always get a table in a full restaurant. ”  – Ingrid Bergman


“There are only three things women need in life: food, water, and compliments.  ”  – Chris Rock


“There are two things people want more than sex and money: recognition and praise.”  -Mary Kay Ash


“There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something. ”   – Henry Ford


“There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread. ” -Mother Teresa


“There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.” ― Ronald Reagan


“They don't give you gold medals for beating somebody. They give you gold medals for beating everybody. ”   – Michael Johnson


“This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country. ”   – Clint Eastwood  


“To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level, then you have to be unselfish. Stay reachable. Stay in touch. Don't isolate. ”   – Michael Jordan


“To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs. ” -Aldous Huxley


“To realize that you do not understand is a virtue; Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect. ”   – Lao Tzu


“True popularity is not the popularity which is followed after, but the popularity which follows after.”  -Lord Mansfield


“We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth, at least the truth that is given to us to understand.  ”  – Pablo Picasso


“We will receive not what we idly wish for but what we justly earn. Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service. ” -Earl Nightingale


“What every genuine philosopher (every genuine man, in fact) craves most is praise – although the philosophers generally call it ‘recognition’!”  -William James


“What I want is to be number one. ”   – Steve Prefontaine


“What most people in our culture mean by being lovable is essentially a mixture between being popular and having sex appeal.”  -Erich Fromm


“Whatever is popular deserves attention.”  -James Mackintosh


“What's the point of doing something good if nobody's watching. ”   – Nicole Kidman


“When I started out, I didn't have any desire to be an actress or to learn how to act. I just wanted to be famous. ”   – Katharine Hepburn


“When someone comes along who genuinely thanks us, we will follow that person a very long way.”  -Alan Loy McGinnis


“When you make the finding yourself – even if you're the last person on Earth to see the light – you'll never forget it. ”   – Carl Sagan


“Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom is the source of virtue and of fame; obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed. ”   – Alfred North Whitehead


“Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men. ”   – Confucius


“With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world. ”   – Dalai Lama


“Without needing to be theoretically instructed, consciousness quickly realizes that it is the site of variously contending discourses. ”   – Seamus Heaney


“You and I will meet again, When we're least expecting it, One day in some far off place, I will recognize your face, I won't say goodbye my friend, For you and I will meet again.  ”  – Tom Petty


“You have only a short period of time in your life to make your mark, and I'm there now. ”   – George Clooney


“You know me… If you are Iraqi, you know me.”    – Saddam Hussein


“You make a lot of films, do you? You make a lot of films yourself? Yeah, I'd like to see you make a film first before you get to talk about it. What a jerk. ” –  George Clooney


“You may get skinned knees and elbows, but it's worth it if you score a spectacular goal. ”   – Mia Hamm


“You're like a song that I heard when I was a little kid but forgot I knew until I heard it again.” ― Maggie Stiefvater


“You're not a star until they can spell your name in Karachi.”    – Humphrey Bogart



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