Best Quotes About Namesake

We loved being in Russia and would love to go back again, especially to visit my namesake. -Eric Roberts

My father's name is Dee, so when I was born they named me Katherine Dee and they took the K from Katherine and put it with his name, sort of to give me my dad's namesake. But it's hysterical how often it gets misspelled. I used to be like, 'No one capitalizes my D!' -KaDee Strickland

Fledgling designers need investment – but how much easier it is to put them in a dead man or woman's shoes, perhaps also backing the new designer's namesake line, but only as what the French call a 'danseuse,' a plaything. -Suzy Menkes

Numerous are the posthumous museums and memorials devoted exclusively to one artist, architect or author and designed to preserve or artificially reconstruct the namesake's original working or living conditions. -Hans-Ulrich Obrist

A staunch abolitionist, Hamilton was one of the founding members of the New York Manumission Society. He was a trustee and namesake of Hamilton-Oneida Academy, an upstate New York school dedicated to educating Native-American boys. -Eric Schneiderman

Adrian Leon LeBlanc, my dad and my namesake, his keen joy in observing people and the world is the reason I became a journalist. -Adrian Nicole LeBlanc

My father spent all those years building his brand. I happen to be his namesake, and I also happen to be the president of the largest Christian university. I think I have a responsibility to be a good citizen. The least I can do is to lend my name and whatever influence I have to make a difference politically. -Jerry Falwell, Jr.

Most of my childhood memories of my father are of being ignored. I was his namesake, but nothing I did ever pleased or even interested him. He enjoyed telling me I couldn't do anything right. -Marlon Brando

We're notorious for living up to our namesake. We're all about love. That's how we roll, even when it's to a fault. -Nancy Wilson

My sister had been praying for me since I was born: my sister, Stephanie, my namesake. That's what she is to me; my namesake – Stephanie, Stephon. Stephanie – that's my daughter's name. I kept it in the family. -Stephon Marbury

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