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Idols Quotes

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Every one of us is, even from his mother's womb,
a master craftsman of idols.
- John Calvin

It's cool to meet your idols.
It's a good opportunity to travel.
Those kinds of things are good.
- Meg White

Any time you're mentioned in the same breath as Tony Esposito,
for whatever reason, it's a great honor.
He's one of my idols.
He's one of the greatest of all time.
- Curtis Joseph

It would be really great if people would realize that
stars are only people with the same weaknesses and flaws,
not immaculate idols.
- Meg Ryan

 

All the idols made by man, however terrifying they may be,
are in point of fact subordinate to him,
and that is why he will always have it in his power to destroy them.
- Simone de Beauvoir

My idols are all older.
- Kelly Lynch

Idolatry is really not good for anyone.
Not even the idols.
- John Bach

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I have no idols.
I admire work, dedication and competence.
- Ayrton Senna

Literature and philosophy both allow past idols to
be resurrected with a frequency which would be truly
distressing to a sober scientist.
- Morris Raphael Cohen

We want our idols to be dead because it makes death a much less scary place.
- Doug Coupland

God is not present in idols.
Your feelings are your god.
The soul is your temple.
- Chanakya

My idols are Janis Joplin and Annie Lennox,
who are neither of them from the typical pop culture.
- Natalie Cole

Lastly, literature and philosophy both allow past idols
to be resurrected with a frequency which would be truly
distressing to a sober scientist.
- Morris Raphael Cohen

We all have idols.
Play like anyone you care about but try to be yourself while you're doing so.
- B. B. King

As far as advice to potential teenage idols,
there is no formula.
- Bobby Sherman

No, I like being a role model because I know how much
comfort my musical idols brought me.
- Shirley Manson

I don't want to know about my biggest idols.
I don't want to read their autobiographies,
I don't want to find out what they're really like.
- Meg White

They were marketing me as a teen idol,
when the stuff on the record was not what teen idols were doing at the time.
- Rick Springfield

But the disparaging of those we love always alienates
us from them to some extent.
We must not touch our idols; the gilt comes off in our hands.
- Gustave Flaubert

Again, both literature and philosophy work by appealing
to certain reigning idols.
- Morris Raphael Cohen

Thus they have an idol that they petition for victory in war;
another for success in their labors;
and so for everything in which they seek or desire prosperity,
they have their idols, which they honor and serve.
- Hernando Cortes

The great danger for family life, in the midst of any
society whose idols are pleasure,
comfort and independence, lies in the fact that people
close their hearts and become selfish.
- Pope John Paul II

Religion is the idol of the mob; it adores everything it does not understand.
- Frederick II

Everybody is a teenage idol.
- Barry Gibb

Even though James Burton was my idol,
I didn't think I could carry his shoes back then.
- John Fogerty

An idol of the mind is as offensive to God as an idol of the hand.
- Aiden Wilson Tozer

Franz Klammer was my great idol in my younger years.
- Hermann Maier

Your idol is shattered in the dust to prove that God's
dust is greater than your idol.
- Rabindranath Tagore

I'd love to be a pop idol.
Of course, my groupies are now between 40 and 50.
- Kevin Bacon

I've always wanted to play Maria in West Side Story.
My idol is Natalie Wood, and I love the movie,
so I think a modern-day twist on it would be really neat.
- Vanessa Hudgens

I enjoy watching Fear Factor, Newlyweds and American
Idol as far as reality TV shows go.
- Natalie Gulbis

People around me called me an idol, so that's what I was.
- Namie Amuro

I saw John Garfield smoke.
He was my idol, so I smoked.
I even smoked like him.
- Jack Klugman

Who's judging American Idol? Paula Abdul? Paula Abdul
judging a singing contest is like Christopher Reeve judging a dance contest!
- Chris Rock

Glenn Gould was my hero.
Glenn Gould was my idol.
I loved him.
- Warren Zevon

Ambition is an idol, on whose wings great minds are carried only to extreme;
to be sublimely great or to be nothing.
- Shakti Gawain

I think American Idol is a great career launcher.
A blessing for all of us.
- LaToya London

Is Billy Idol just doing a bad Elvis pout,
or was he born that way?
- Freddie Mercury

If you elect a matinee idol mayor, you're going to
have a musical comedy administration.
- Robert Moses

Of course that was my idol, Son House.
I think he did a lot for the Mississippi slide down there.
- Muddy Waters

It doesn't matter about money; having it,
not having it.
Or having clothes, or not having them.
You're still left alone with yourself in the end.
- Billy Idol

I don't think there's a problem with being a teen idol,
if that happens to me, I'll be happy to deal with it.
- Josh Hartnett

If we had to choose one American Idol to go out to dinner with,
it would be Fantasia.
There are no airs and graces about her...
I like her.
- Simon Cowell

It worries me that young singers think you can shortcut
the training and go straight to fame and fortune,
and programmes like Pop Idol have encouraged that.
- Lesley Garrett

There's a lot of things that are said on the American Idol message board.
I quit reading them because most of the people are very mean.
- Carrie Underwood

When I was younger, there was a huge gap between what
I wanted to do and what I could do as an idol.
- Namie Amuro

A champion owes everybody something.
He can never pay back for all the help he got,
for making him an idol.
- Jack Dempsey

My idol was Jack Benny and he was the master of subtlety and timing.
- Don Knotts

Being a teen idol is what I've waited for my whole life.
- Sarah Michelle Gellar

Revenge is the naked idol of the worship of a semi-barbarous age.
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

When I was snowed under with the work of an idol,
I didn't have time to think.
- Namie Amuro

I was on TV for almost sixteen weeks during American Idol.
It's at the point now where it's old.
- Clay Aiken

Marlon Brando.
The finest actor who ever lived.
He was my idol when I was 13.
He's done enough work to last two lifetimes.
Everything I do, I think: Can Brando play this with me?
- Barbra Streisand

When your parent is a public idol, you never really
have a chance to lay that parent to rest.
- Lorna Luft

At the time, the only options were playing the local county fair.
Now with American Idol and younger recording artists that have come out,
there is more of an opportunity.
- Marla Sokoloff

American Idol, I love.
I think it's a passing fancy but not passing so soon.
- Diane Sawyer

I got tired of the Ramones around the time I quit and I really got into rap.
I thought it was the new punk rock.
LL Cool J was my biggest idol.
- Dee Dee Ramone

These critics with the illusions they've created about artists -
it's like idol worship.
They only like people when they're on their way up...
I cannot be on the way up again.
- John Lennon

I found my niche as a character actor,
and I've never felt like a movie star or teen idol and never wanted to.
- Vincent D'Onofrio

Don't go on American Idol, I think you'll spend the
rest of your life living it down and I think it's getting kinda scary,
isn't it?
- Joe Cocker

Utility is the great idol of the age,
to which all powers must do service and all talents swear allegiance.
- Friedrich Schiller

American Idol has taken over my whole life.
- Paula Abdul

Verily, we know not what an evil it is to indulge ourselves,
and to make an idol of our will.
- Samuel Rutherford

Dick Van Dyke was my first idol.
He's an amazing physical comedian, like a classic clown,
but also very smart and not afraid to show vulnerability.
- Douglas Wood

A god who let us prove his existence would be an idol.
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer

American Idol transcends age, gender,
ethnicity, everything.
- Carrie Underwood

I must admit that I was in total awe of Stewart Granger.
He was my idol.
- Roger Moore

Tom Hanks has been a huge idol of mine.
I'd love to work with someone like him someday.
You could learn a lot working with someone like that.
- James Lafferty

There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol.
- Joseph Addison

In all honesty, I'm not able to talk about contracts.
It's nothing with 'American Idol' in particular,
it's just things I really need to take care of in my life.
- Mario Vazquez

I started going to Madame Louise's, the lesbian club
where all the punk bands used to go -
the Sex Pistols,
the Clash.
I remember seeing Billy Idol walk in there;
he was gorgeous.
- Boy George


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