Fame Quotes, Best Quotes on Fame

Fame, like water, bears up the lighter things and lets the weighty sink.

George Gorden Noel

Nor fame I slight, nor for her favours call;
She comes unlook'd for, if she comes at all.

Alexander Pope

Fame, like a wayward girl, will still be coy.
To  those who woo her with too slavish knees.

John Keats

For fame is not won by lying on a feather bed nor under a canopy.

Dante Allghieri

Fame is love disguised.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Passion for fame; a passion which is the instinct of all great souls.

Edmund Burke

Fame is the ultimate passion of the great and the little.


Life levels all men : Death reveals the eminent.

George Bernard Shaw