Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.
— Thomas C. Haliburton

I got the nickname Spitfire for a reason - I burned inside to play volleyball.
Summer Altice nickname quote

No orator can top the one who can give good nicknames.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Titles are but nicknames, and every nickname is a title.
— Thomas Paine

A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man. It is a bugbear to the imagination, and, though we do not believe in it, it still haunts our apprehensions.
— nickname quotation by William Hazlitt