fame

Is it worth it getting famous? Why do people want to become famous? Why do so many famous people end up in a bad way, one way or another? What are the perils of fame? What are the perks of fame? 

“If anyone besides famous people knew what it was like to be a famous person, they would never want to be famous. Imagine the stereotypical highly opinionated, completely uninformed mother-in-law character and apply it to every teenager with a computer in the entire world. Then add in all bored people, as well as people whose job it is to report on celebrities. Then, picture that creature, that force, criticizing you for an hour straight once a day, every day, day after day.”“If anyone besides famous people knew what it was like to be a famous person, they would never want to be famous,” Sia wrote. “Imagine the stereotypical highly opinionated, completely uninformed mother-in-law character and apply it to every teenager with a computer in the entire world. Then add in all bored people, as well as people whose job it is to report on celebrities. Then, picture that creature, that force, criticizing you for an hour straight once a day, every day, day after day.I’ve been writing pop songs for pop stars now for a couple of years and I’ve become friends with them and see what their life is like and that’s not something I want.” – Sia

“I hope everybody could get rich and famous and will have everything they ever dreamed of, so they will know that it’s not the answer.” -Jim Carrey

“My personalilty just does not work without fame. Without fame, this haircut looks like mental illness.” – Russell Brand

“I’ve been in the party. I’ve been on the other side of the looking glass. And it ain’t f***ing worth it, the things inside can’t fuel what we’re looking for, I’m still empty inside.”

(There’s a lot more that he’s said that isn’t easily Googleable).

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