Popularity is not leadership.
Character is always lost when a high ideal is sacrificed on the altar of conformity and popularity.
Fame is vapor, popularity an accident, riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.
To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs.
I think writing about unhappiness is probably the source of my popularity, if I have any-after all, most people are unhappy, don't you think?
The delicate balance between modesty and conceit is popularity.
Making a long stay short is a great aid to popularity.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents, in the construction of the state, will be of no service. They will become flatterers instead of legislators; the instruments, not the guides, of the people.
Popularity is not an indication of quality.
War, n: A time-tested political tactic guaranteed to raise a president’s popularity rating by at least 30 points. It is especially useful during election years and economic downturns.
Social networking sites like Myspace, Friendster, and Facebook have literally exploded in popularity in just a few short years.
Our society's values are being corrupted by advertising's insistence on the equation: Youth equals popularity, popularity equals success, success equals happiness.
Popularity should be no scale for the election of politicians. If it would depend on popularity, Donald Duck and The Muppets would take seats in senate.
For the first time in history, hits and niches are on equal economic footing, both just entries in a database called up on demand, both equally worthy of being carried. Suddenly, popularity no longer has a monopoly on profitability.
Take our politicians: they're a bunch of yo-yos. The presidency is now a cross between a popularity contest and a high school debate, with an encyclopedia of cliches.