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出名一刻钟——名句欣赏(五十六)  

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1.      A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized. Fred Allen, 1884-1956, American radio comedian

      名人就是这样一个人,他一辈子努力出名,出名之后戴上墨镜以免别人认出他来。

2.      It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I could’t give it up because by that time I was too famous. Robert Benchley, 1889-1945, American humorist 

    我花了十五年才发现我没有写作天赋,但是他无法放弃写作了,因为此时我已太有名气了。

3.      Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officer. Daniel Boorstin, The Image, 1962 

    有些人天生伟大,有些人成就伟大,有些人雇佣公关人士。

4.      He’s very, very well known. I’d say he’s world-famous in Melbourne. Dame Edna Everage (Barry Humphries), Russell Harty Plus, London Weekend Television, 1973 

     他非常非常出名。我得说,在墨尔本他世界闻名。

5.      In the future, everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes. Andy Warhol, 1928-87, American artist and film maker, 1968 

     在将来,每个人都会闻名十五分钟。

6.      The final test of fame is to have a crazy person imagine he is you. Anon.

      名声的终极考验就是(能否)让一个疯子想像他是你。 

7.      Being stared at is not fun… There are times when someone on the street says, ‘Are you William Hurt?’ and I will say, ‘No, not at the moment.’ William Hurt, American actor, Sunday Telegraph, 2000

      被人盯着看不是什么有趣的事……有时走在街上有人会问:“你是威廉·赫特吗?”我就说:“不,现在不是。”

8.      The nice thing about being a celebrity is that when you bore people they think it’s their fault. Henry Kissinger, German-born American diplomat quoted in the Reader’s Dgest. 1985

      做名人有一点很好,就是你让人们厌烦时,他们会觉得是他们的错。

9.      Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home. Bll Cosby, American actor and comedian

      人类是地球上唯一一种容许孩子回家的生物。

10.   People have been obsessed with fashion ever since the Garden of Eden, when Eve said to Adam, ‘You know, that fig-leaf you have on is so last season.’ Dennis Miller, American comedian

      伊甸园里夏娃对亚当说:“你知道,上一季你穿的无花果叶子很整齐。”从那以来,人们一直为服装所困扰。

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