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Top 100 Quotes About Awards

#1. The quest for the next key art awards begins with tomorrow's hangover - Author: Nick Offerman
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#2. Time magazine announced its person of the year. It's health workers who treat Ebola. That's a person of the year. Time magazine told the health workers, 'No need to pick up your award, we'll mail it to you.' - Author: Conan O'Brien
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#3. New Rule: There's only one thing to say about the Christian Film and Television Commission giving me the Bigoted Bile Award and naming Religulous the number-one Most Unbearable Movie of 2008: Thank you! You hate me, you really hate me! - Author: Bill Maher
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#4. A bunch of unearned trophies around the house would make me hooked on awards, which is bad in general, but especially bad if you don't deserve them. The whole experience made me want to win another trophy, but win it for actually doing something great. - Author: Mindy Kaling
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#5. Joe DiMaggio was the greatest all-around player I ever saw. His career can not be summed up in numbers and awards. It might sound corny, but he had a profound and lasting impact on the country. - Author: Ted Williams
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#6. I think the hardest thing about writing is writing.
[Interview clip in the In Memoriam section of the 85th Academy Awards ceremony, Feb. 24, 2013] - Author: Nora Ephron
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#7. Of course awards matter. - Author: Frank Ocean
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#8. Men, you are about to embark on a great crusade to stamp out runaway decency in the west. Now you men will only be risking your lives, whilst I will be risking an almost certain Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. - Author: Harvey Korman
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#9. I would honestly say that with all the awards and all the other things that I've done in my life, Dollywood is one of the greatest dreams that I've ever had come true - I am so proud of that I can't even begin to tell you, Dollywood is real special to me. - Author: Dolly Parton
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#10. I do not know why anyone would host an awards show. No matter how unbelievably well you do at it, the only thing that can happen is you get asked again to host an awards show. - Author: Jerry Seinfeld
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#11. Going back to the elementary school days, I was always drawing. I entered a Victory poster competition and won the top award that recognized my artistic instincts. - Author: Paul Smith
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#12. My goal in life was to host the MTV Awards, because it's the awards show that Prince sang on, and that was the awards show that Eddie Murphy hosted and Arsenio hosted. - Author: Chris Rock
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#13. I have never cared very much for personal prizes. A person does not become a freedom fighter in the hope of winning awards. - Author: Nelson Mandela
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#14. In the past, 'Avatar' would have won because they [Oscar voters] loved to hand out awards to big productions, like 'Ben-Hur.' Today it's fashionable to give the Oscar to a small movie that nobody saw. - Author: Sigourney Weaver
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#15. Perfidy and brutal force thwarted opportunities for calling President Wilson's Arbitral Award to life. Nevertheless, its significance is not to be underestimated: through that decision the aspiration of the Armenian people for the lost Motherland had obtained vital and legal force. - Author: Serzh Sargsyan
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#16. The MTV Video Awards were never about the video, but about the song. Most of the time it was just to glorify people for the wrong reason. - Author: Michel Gondry
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#17. Most awards, you know, they don't give you unless you go and get them - did you know that? Terribly discouraging. - Author: Barbra Streisand
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#18. If I'm lucky enough to be involved in the Academy Awards in the future, I'll just let people make up their decision without being involved in any politics. Because it shouldn't involve that. - Author: Peter Jackson
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#19. The (Academy Award) ceremonies are a two-hour meat parade, a public display with contrived suspense for economic reasons. - Author: George C. Scott
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#20. In a tournament, even though there are team scores, it's calculated and it's a lot more individual. There is more honor to say you're not just better than the opposing schools' wrestler, you're the best wrestler in your weight class. Plus there are lot more awards to win in a tournament. - Author: Bill Vaughan
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#21. Investing in women, helping women to achieve their dreams, sending young girls to college. Trying to train young girls to be leaders. Sponsoring the Minerva Awards. All of these programs didn't exist before that help women day in and day out. - Author: Maria Shriver
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#22. I never set out now to get a Grammy, or get an American Music Award, but it still is nice to be recognized. - Author: Ginuwine
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#23. Awards, they come and go. The main thing is it's all about team. - Author: Seimone Augustus
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#24. 'Room' is a very subtly-made film, and directing awards tend to go to the flashier stuff, but it's the Director's section of the academy that make the decision, so I'm very proud they can see something in what I directed and wanted to reward it. - Author: Lenny Abrahamson
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#25. Just look at all the awards shows now. It has turned into a catwalk. You have to be wearing a certain designer, a certain dress, and everyone's critiquing. - Author: Portia De Rossi
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#26. I love the accomplishments and the awards that I've received through the years. But I've always worked more for the rewards than the awards. I've always counted my blessings before I've counted my money. I'm glad that new dreams come to me everyday. - Author: Dolly Parton
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#27. There's that unwritten schism that literary writers get all the awards and commericals writers get all the success. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#28. It's brilliant to get recognition. The CFDA was magic because it's such a big award in our industry. There's nothing more flattering than being honored by your peers. - Author: Christopher Bailey
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#29. For a sampler, you could try my short story collection "Wireless". Which contains one novella that scooped a Locus award, and one that won a Hugo, and covers a range of different styles. - Author: Charles Stross
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#30. At the upcoming Grammy Awards, Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony will perform together as the first time, as man and wife. Hopefully music. - Author: Tina Fey
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#31. One of the great awards from a chef's point of view are Michelin stars. The ultimate is three Michelin stars. For example, Gordon Ramsey has three Michelin stars. Having one Michelin star is a big deal, two is incredible and having three puts you in a bracket of maybe 30 chefs worldwide. - Author: Paul Rankin
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#32. I have a lot of awards in my house that I have absolutely no idea what they are for. - Author: Tim Conway
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#33. I worked three and then six hours a day in my studio with strict discipline and emotion. I obtained awards usually granted to other foreigners during the end-of-year admission tests. - Author: Ralph Allen
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#34. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. Just won my first writing award, thanks to you. To all who took the time to vote for me in 50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading, many thanks. - Author: Linda Heavner Gerald
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#35. But listen, I'm 29-years-old, I'm really lucky to be there and whatever happens I've been really blessed already. I have plenty of awards for this movie and if this was it for me I'd be really content. - Author: Reese Witherspoon
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#36. The reason most comedies don't win awards is that the filmmakers put the comedy first. This means you have to create a story around the jokes. - Author: Paul Feig
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#37. Being snubbed is not always a bad thing at awards shows because you end up getting a lot of people coming up to you and telling you how great you are. - Author: Amy Poehler
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#38. If I don't win, the award show loses credibility. - Author: Kanye West
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#39. LYou can get yourself cut and stitched, or you can get a good girdle. The day before my first Emmy show, I went to Sears and bought a really good girdle. And I've worn that thing to every single awards show since! - Author: Jane Kaczmarek
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#40. If in my twenties I'd gotten one of the two-dozen roles that I did screen tests for and almost got, I think I would have become bored with the awards circuit, the whole hype machine. - Author: Viggo Mortensen
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#41. Those critics awards come and go every year, but the finished movie is your work. - Author: Scott Rudin
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#42. Payday at my house is like the Academy Awards. My wife says: May I have the envelope please. - Author: Henny Youngman
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#43. When you win an award from the Grammys, it means a lot 'cause it's voted on by 100% by the people. It's not like some old guy sitting at a desk picking. It's doesn't work like that. It's voted on by your peers in the music industry. - Author: Paul Wall
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#44. You are recognized by your bat. If you are the best hitting shortstop out there, that's how you win a Gold Glove. That's the way it is. It shouldn't be-it's a defensive award. - Author: Jimmy Rollins
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#45. It's such an honor to receive the Mark Twain Prize. To get the same award that has been given to people like Bill Cosby, Tina Fey and Will Ferrell, it really makes me wonder ... why didn't I get this sooner? - Author: Ellen DeGeneres
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#46. I've won many awards and I want more. If you want to call it hunger then I'm hungry for awards. - Author: Shah Rukh Khan
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#47. Growing up the way I did, I learned how easy it is for white people to get comfortable with a system that awards them all the perks. I - Author: Trevor Noah
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#48. I don't bask in the awards I've won, read my bank statements, I refuse. To me, that's how you start losing the hunger. - Author: Questlove
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#49. I don't do a television show for awards. You make it so people will enjoy watching it. - Author: Sarah Michelle Gellar
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#50. I aint gotta get a plaque, I aint gotta get awards I just walk up out the door, all the girls will applaud - Author: Nicki Minaj
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#51. Science is the quintessential international endeavour, and the sterling reputation of the Nobel awards is partly due to the widely-perceived lack of national and other biases in the selection of the laureates. - Author: John O'Keefe
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#52. We have no idea, but its not like we're going to win any awards for normalcy anytime soon. So you get into people's heads? The two of us can throw people around like toys. Zu once blew up an AC unit, and all she did was walk by it. - Author: Alexandra Bracken
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#53. I judged about a zillion awards this year so I've been reading a lot of books that just came out. - Author: Rick Moody
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#54. It's very validating when you are new in the industry to get awards. It boosts your self-esteem. - Author: Sheena Easton
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#55. 'Masquerade' is the autobiography of Wyclef Jean. A lot of people know me through my work with Carlos Santana or Destiny's Child, winning all those Grammy Awards, but you do not know what is going on inside me. - Author: Wyclef Jean
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#56. I turned down a knighthood. It would be like having to wear a suit every day of your life. - Author: Alan Bennett
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#57. Despite what The Wall Street Journal says, our awards are the best-kept secret in America, with the possible exception of what George W. Bush did in the '70s. - Author: Billy Crystal
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#58. Awards are great, as you get to meet up with friends and colleagues from your industry - a sort of reunion. - Author: Penelope Cruz
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#59. I don't want awards, I want my daughter. I wouldn't exchange a single eyelash of my daughter for the whole world. - Author: Malala Yousafzai
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#60. Remember, do the things that you fucking believe in, alright? This is what it's all about right now. [MTV Awards 2005] - Author: Green Day
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#61. Americans are always mortified when I tell them this, but in England, it's a tradition to put your plaques and photographs and awards and gold records and stuff in your bathroom. I don't know why. - Author: Adele
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#62. The older you get, the more awards you get. So, if you live long enough, then you get all the awards eventually. - Author: Kirk Douglas
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#63. Unions can play a valuable role in large organisations where it is difficult to talk to a thousand people. They can negotiate annual pay awards with management, represent grievance cases, and explain and advise on complicated changes in employment or pension law. - Author: Jim Ratcliffe
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#64. I went to a couple Academy Awards parties and I was definitely like, 'Whoa, no one will talk to me.' - Author: Matt Stone
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#65. I think life awards you if have your priorities in the right place. - Author: Max Bemis
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#66. everything from Hairspray to the Academy Awards. They were also my co-conspirators on my 2006 Broadway show, Fame - Author: Martin Short
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#67. I would love to get a Moonman! I'd put it next to my other awards. I don't have a cabinet right now; they're just kind of all around my flat, one next to the TV, one in the bedroom. So, I'd have to build a cabinet. - Author: Ed Sheeran
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#68. I compose music for films, and by the grace of God, I've got a few awards. That's it. - Author: A.R. Rahman
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#69. You don't want to raise a kid in a culture where the kid who asks the most questions is annoying. You want a culture where the kid who asks the most questions gets awards and gets another piece of cake. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#70. I've never won many awards, I didn't get certificates for swimming or anything. - Author: Karl Pilkington
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#71. All my friends are talented enough to get nominated for awards. I just am always surprised when things and people I like are also liked by things like the Oscars. - Author: Seth Rogen
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#72. I'm not a great believer in awards-of course the fact that I've never won one has nothing to do with it at all! - Author: Iain Banks
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#73. It's so embarrassing to receive an award for doing what you should be doing. - Author: Arthur Hiller
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#74. Thi is the malady onf the humans, that they can hold on to that which is fleeting and of little consequence and call it everlasting. They focus on awards, achievements, and whatc an be done in their own strength while the Almighty desires to work trough their weakness. - Author: Chris Fabry
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#75. If I want to be up for an Academy Award, I'm either going to have to play a tour de force of some kind or have a tracheotomy just before the nominations. - Author: Burt Reynolds
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#76. My little blurb wasn't going to win me any speaker-of-the-year awards, but at least I hadn't tripped and fallen off the stage, crushing and killing three elderly jazz fans. - Author: Jordan Sonnenblick
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#77. I do want to sell as many records and win as many awards as I can. The awards though, they don't necessarily determine if you're good or not. I know that now. - Author: Anthony Hamilton
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#78. Hollywood is a roulette wheel. Each project dictates what's going to happen for you next, and it doesn't really matter that your project is critically acclaimed or won awards or has fans worldwide. It's a matter of how many movie tickets and DVDs and on-demand movies that you sell. - Author: Adam Green
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#79. When we were at the CMT Awards this year, Robert Plant was there. What an icon, I love him ... But I can't go up and speak to him, because I don't want to seem like a goob. - Author: Jennifer Nettles
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#80. Great, big, serious novels always get awards. If it's a battle between a great, big, serious novel and a funny novel, the funny novel is doomed. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#81. You don't make movies to win awards. You make movies because you want people to see them. - Author: Robin Tunney
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#82. I've been lucky enough to travel the world and win awards and medals, but it was time to stop. - Author: Natalie Du Toit
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#83. Apart from the National Film Awards, I don't see any other award ceremony that I should give value
to. My personal experience about these award ceremonies is that I don't trust them. I have no faith
in them so I would prefer to stay away. - Author: Aamir Khan
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#84. Lonely people want to be dead, yet we're still not quite ready to go - we don't want to miss the action; we want to see who wins next year's Academy Awards. - Author: Douglas Coupland
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#85. The prince who relies upon their words, without having otherwise provided for his security, is ruined; for friendships that are won by awards, and not by greatness and nobility of soul, although deserved, yet are not real, and cannot be depended upon in time of adversity. - Author: Niccolo Machiavelli
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#86. I've done 480-odd films, have my own acting school, won awards, etc. and now host a successful TV chat show - what else can I ask for? Yes, of course, every journey has its ups and downs, but that's part of life. - Author: Anupam Kher
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#87. Awards for arts, where you make comparisons, don't make much sense. - Author: Viggo Mortensen
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#88. I think regular Iowans are cynical of this whole idea of corporate welfare, with the biggest awards going to the most profitable companies. It doesn't make sense. - Author: David F. Swensen
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#89. MTV Awards are fun - it's MTV! You never know what's going to happen. It's a slice of pop culture in the moment, and you can't take it too seriously. - Author: Megan Alexander
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#90. As a kid I watched the Academy Awards on television and always wanted one - or several - like one of my favorite directions, John Ford. He won six. On the other hand, Orson Welles, who's on the top of my list, didn't win any. Alfred Hitchcock didn't win any. Howard Hawks didn't win any. - Author: Martin Scorsese
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#91. When I die, it's going to read, 'Game Show Fixture Passes Away.' Nothing about the theater, or Tony Awards, or Emmys. But it doesn't bother me. - Author: Charles Nelson Reilly
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#92. It doesn't matter who you are, how many awards you've won, how popular you are, or how much critical acclaim you've had. - Author: David Guterson
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#93. The room is full of such talent. It's a beautiful thing about the SAG Awards. It's the most rewarding room to be in as an actor. - Author: Julianna Margulies
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#94. I've been a very lucky guy. I played on championship teams. I played for Canada. I've won some awards and I'm very proud of those accomplishments. But I don't think there's anything greater than to come home and to be recognized at home. This is the pinnacle. - Author: Bobby Orr
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#95. I do have at home the most ridiculous number of awards for what I have done, which is nice in terms of being patted on the back, yet it does cure you of caring about what other people say about you. Ultimately, you must have your own standard of what is good enough. - Author: John Lloyd
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#96. Sometimes earning awards doesn't matter as much as earning revenue or profit, or having a good response from the audience. No matter how many awards you win, if you can't earn any profit from your movie, if the audience doesn't like it, then it doesn't matter how many awards you get. - Author: Stephen Chow
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#97. This medal (the National Book Award) together with my American Express card, will identify me worldwide ... except at Bloomingdale's. - Author: S.J Perelman
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#98. The Fiesta Tour McDonald's exhibit is a one-of-a-kind compilation of items and great moments in Latin music history. Every item has a unique story, including the outfit which I wore during the 2008 Premios Juventud awards. - Author: Thalia
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#99. I think I'd rather win, for example, a Writer's Guild award than almost anything on earth. And the few nominations I've had with the guild, and the few awards I've had, represented to me a far more legitimate concrete achievement than anything. - Author: Rod Serling
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#100. I used to only worry about the #1's and all of the awards. But that was a long time ago. - Author: Wynonna Judd
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