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Awards Quotes

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Me and my partner, Conway Twitty, cleaned up at the
1972 Country Music Association Awards.
- Loretta Lynn

I didn't get a lot of awards as a player.
But they did have a Bob Uecker Day Off for me once in Philly.
- Bob Uecker

I used to only worry about the #1's and all of the awards.
But that was a long time ago.
- Wynonna Judd

Awards don't really mean much.
- Uta Hagen

 

The last thing I want is to walk into my house after
a long day and see all the Grammys and awards.
It would make me feel weird.
- Alicia Keys

I want everybody who is watching to come to the Academy Awards with us.
I'm going to pay for the bus.
- Steven Cojocaru

Awards shows are my greatest inducement to get back into shape.
- Jane Kaczmarek

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If you stick around long enough, people start referring to you as a survivor.
Suddenly I found myself on the receiving end of several prestigious awards.
- Martha Reeves

Awards are only a publicity gimmick.
- Tony Randall

You can never be guaranteed good roles because of an award,
but I think your profile and net worth as a performer has to do with awards,
unfortunately.
- Minnie Driver

It's very validating when you are new in the industry to get awards.
It boosts your self-esteem.
- Sheena Easton

I could have a roomful of awards and it wouldn't mean beans.
- Bobby Darin

Friendships born on the field of athletic strife are
the real gold of competition.
Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.
- Jesse Owens

It's not just about filming, you go to awards and interviews too.
I enjoy all of it, even learning my lines!
- Christopher Parker

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.
- David Guterson

I have perfected the art of putting my feet on my husband's
lap during awards ceremonies so he can rub them.
- Annette Bening

At awards time, The Exorcist was nominated in 11 categories,
everybody but the janitor was up for an Oscar.
There was no category for what I did.
- Mercedes McCambridge

Because Olivia Newton-John wasn't from Nashville,
they didn't like her winning our awards.
I've got no complaints.
- Loretta Lynn

I think I've done pretty well.
I've had about 46, or 47 nominations from my movies,
and my films have won about 12 awards,
so I don't have any complaints.
- Norman Jewison

I'm a Golden Globe nominee, yes.
It's very nice.
It's a very nice thing, but I kind of think of all
the awards I wasn't ever nominated for,
for years and things.
- Patrick Marber

I wouldn't even hold my kids sometimes because I didn't
want them to spit up on me when I was dressed for an awards show.
- Lauryn Hill

Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx,
just to put everything in perspective.
- John Lithgow

I dress up for awards, but only if somebody else is
going to pay for the clothes.
And shop for them, too!
- Tea Leoni

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!
- Iain Banks

Awards sell tickets, and they're a clever publicity stunt.
- Tony Randall

The Nobel awards should be regarded as giving recognition
to this general scientific progress as well as to the individuals involved.
- John Bardeen

The Academy Awards was an amazing night.
I know I kind of lost my mind a little bit.
I apologize for that.
That night went so fast; I can't remember what I said or what happened.
- Cuba Gooding, Jr.

I judged about a zillion awards this year so I've been
reading a lot of books that just came out.
- Rick Moody

To those of you who received honours,
awards and distinctions, I say well done.
And to the C students, I say you, too,
can be president of the United States.
- George W. Bush

I feel very blessed to have two wonderful,
healthy children who keep me completely grounded,
sane and throw up on my shoes just before I go to an
awards show just so I know to keep it real.
- Reese Witherspoon

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

I didn't come into the business to get awards or titles.
- Julie Walters

Awards mean a lot, but they don't say it all.
The people in baseball mean more to me than statistics.
- Ernie Banks

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.
- Ralph Allen

Also, I've already won all the awards.
- Neil Gaiman

Grammys, American Music Awards, successful albums,
I'd pick my kids any day over any of it.
- Toni Braxton

My friend made me a leather dress for the MTV awards.
It gives you confidence, wearing something you love.
- Cat Deeley

Awards are meaningless to me, and I have nothing but
disdain for anyone who actively campaigns to get one.
- Bill Murray

See, the SAG awards caught me totally by surprise.
- Patricia Clarkson

Oh yeah, I'm about to host the Genies,
which are the Canadian Academy Awards.
- Andrea Martin

I don't like to sit and bask in my own awards.
Awards represent artistic death to me.
- Paula Cole

I've seen some great write ups and I emailed her the
other night because I saw her on an awards show recently.
- Nia Long

My awards are lovely.
I love to show them of.
- Doris Roberts

The Spirit Awards are great too, they'll say anything
because they're not televised.
Another great drinking night.
- William H. Macy

A lot of my joy this year has been to give away awards to young people,
no matter of race, creed or color, because they were
a terrific violinist or a terrific dancer.
- Sally Kirkland

Actually, no, because awards don't spark sales as much as you'd think.
- Chantal Kreviazuk

The academy awards in England; it's a classy affair as well.
- Brenda Blethyn

My new house is going to have wall-to-wall awards!
- Patsy Cline

Smith and Carlos aside, I object to using the Olympic
awards stand to make a political statement.
- Brent Musburger

I have done so much for hip-hop and 'til this day,
I haven't received any awards or any recognition for it.
- Luther Campbell

I am proud to be a role model for my viewers.
I am finding out that helping victims is as or more
rewarding the all the awards I wins.
- Mariska Hargitay

I love awards, especially if I get them.
- Ben Gazzara

The flattery is nice, but awards don't add up to writing quality songs.
- Chantal Kreviazuk

Cameron Diaz was so cute at the MTV Movie Awards when
she pulled her skirt up and wiped her armpits.
- Pink

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.
- Neil Gaiman

It's the biggest party in the world,
and you have to keep the whole thing percolating,
which is difficult because a lot of awards most people don't care about.
- Bruce Vilanch

I'm not trying to win individual awards.
- Chris Webber

Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.
- Jesse Owens

Awards are so unnecessary, because I think we get so
much out of our work just by doing it.
The work is a reward in itself.
- Natalie Portman

Most awards, you know, they don't give you unless you go and get them -
did you know that? Terribly discouraging.
- Barbra Streisand

The great actresses and actors receive awards for great roles in great films.
- Gloria Stuart

I've never been in this business for the recognition or the awards.
I just want to do good work, grab a decent paycheck,
and move onto the next job.
- William Petersen

If you are looking for smart judging based on merit,
skip the Academy Awards next year and pay attention
to the Independent Spirit Awards.
- Annie Proulx

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.
- Portia de Rossi

But more important than personal awards is winning the World Series.
That's the max that anyone could ask for.
Let alone to have the ball in your in your glove for
the final out of the World Series.
That was the ultimate.
- Dennis Eckersley

Between speeches and awards, you can find something to do every other week.
It's hard to write.
Your focus gets splintered.
Once you put one thing in your calendar,
that month is gone.
- August Wilson

You know, Equal Interest played at the Bell Atlantic
Jazz Festival Awards and not one musician from that
category was even thought of.
Even thought of!
The idea, that here's this vital energy,
and that element doesn't even know it exists!
- Joseph Jarman

This is going to sound completely absurd,
but I do sometimes feel like the enjoyment of an awards
ceremony or the pride in the finished article hasn't
ever surpassed the joy of doing the work,
of making it.
The doing it is really the bit I'm there for.
- Chiwetel Ejiofor

One thing is that I wasn't getting booked that well,
and they had control over who got the awards,
they had control over who sold.
And they really did not want Willie or me,
either one, to have a hit record.
They wanted the money, but they didn't want us to be the ones.
- Waylon Jennings

A couple of guys won Academy Awards for the things that I turned down.
Today, after coming to terms with everything,
after being in therapy for a long time-there are areas where I will compromise.
- Mickey Rourke

I produced and directed a movie a couple years ago
that won some awards that Samuel Goldwyn released called 'The Last Good Time'.
I wrote, produced and directed it, but I wasn't in it.
- Bob Balaban


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