‘Where’s the fame? Where’s the glory?’

Nigel French, InDesign Type (p. xi):

There are few celebrity typographers, and those few walk the streets in relative anonymity. Nonetheless, typography is a noble cause. If typefaces are the bricks and mortar of communication, then we, the typographers, are the architects. A simple and understated building may pass unnoticed by many, but everyone notices an ugly one.