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A list of the best award quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous award quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic award quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational award quotes from that same writer.

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A new kind of award has been added -- the deathbed award. It is not an award of any kind. Either the recipient has not acted at all, or was not nominated, or did not win the award the last few times around. It is intended to relieve the guilty conscience of the Academy members and save face in front of the public. The Academy has the horrible taste to have a star, choking with emotion, present this deathbed award so that there can be no doubt in anybody's mind why the award is so hurriedly given. Lucky is the actor who is too sick to watch the proceedings on television. Marlene Dietrich

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Lots of people who complained about us receiving the MBE received theirs for heroism in the war --for killing people. We received ours for entertaining other people. I'd say we deserve ours more. John Lennon

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The Oscars demonstrate the will of the people to control and judge those they have elected to stand above them (much, perhaps, as in bygone days, an election celebrated the same). David Mamet

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To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal. Peter Ustinov

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The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me. However, few escape that distinction. Mark Twain