Definition: celebrated for (a) great or heroic achievement(s); revered or admired for distinguished qualities; eminent; remarkable

Derivation: Latin, “to make famous”

• Success is fine, but success is fleeting. Significance is lasting. — Beth Brooke-Marciniak (1959-) American Government & business advisor
• The renown which riches or beauty confer is fleeting and frail. Mental excellence is a splendid and lasting possession. — Gaius Sallustius Crispus [Sallust] (c. 86–35 BC) Roman historian