Eleanor Clift - 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.
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Stafford Cripps - After the enormous success of All About my Mother, all the awards and everything, I wanted to start a movie in exactly the same place that I used to be before. I wanted to show that all of the success had not changed my perception.
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Lindsay Davenport - An Oscar means a lot of things because it's like the ultimate award for a filmmaker so it feels great. But I think you have to consider awards with some distance and not get obsessed with it. When you're creating you shouldn't think about it.
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John Marshall - 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.
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Dimitri Mitropoulos - Awards mean a lot, but they don't say it all. The people in baseball mean more to me than statistics.
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Emily Murphy - The Nobel awards should be regarded as giving recognition to this general scientific progress as well as to the individuals involved.
[ Awards General Giving Individuals Involved Nobel Progress Recognition Regarded Scientific Should Well]
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George Murphy - Awards were made in Hollywood, in whatever the time it was created. They're to promote each other's movies. You give me an award, I give you an award and people will believe that we are great movies and they'll go to see them. It's still the same.
[ Award Awards Believe Created Each Give Go Great Hollywood Made Movies Other Promote Same See Still Them Time Were Whatever Will]
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Gilbert Murray - Now, there are so many movies, so many festivals, and so many awards going on, each judged with each other, like your work is worse than others and that's not fair. How can you tell what's best and what's worst from these awards? We're talking about art.
[ Art Awards Best Each Fair Festivals Going How Judged Many Movies Now Other Others Talking Tell Than These Work Worse Worst Your]
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Al Stewart - I have perfected the art of putting my feet on my husband's lap during awards ceremonies so he can rub them.
[ Art Awards Ceremonies During Feet Husband Lap Perfected Putting Rub Them]
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Harriet Tubman - I think these awards are always nice for a player but they also reflect well on the club. It shows that Arsenal's performance have been noted all around the world and it helps by having so many good players around me.
[ Also Always Around Arsenal Awards Been Club Good Having Helps Many Nice Noted Performance Player Players Reflect Shows These Think Well World]
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- The academy awards in England; it's a classy affair as well.
[ Academy Affair Awards Classy England Well]
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- Grammys, American Music Awards, successful albums, I'd pick my kids any day over any of it.
[ Albums American Any Awards Day Grammys Kids Music Over Pick Successful]
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- 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.
[ Awards Distinctions Done Honours President Received Say States Students Those Too United Well]
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- I have done so much for hip-hop and 'til this day, I haven't received any awards or any recognition for it.
[ Any Awards Day Done Haven Hip-Hop Much Received Recognition Til]
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- See, the SAG awards caught me totally by surprise.
[ Awards Caught Sag See Surprise Totally]
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- My new house is going to have wall-to-wall awards!
[ Awards Going House New]
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- I want everybody who is watching to come to the Academy Awards with us. I'm going to pay for the bus.
[ Academy Awards Bus Come Everybody Going Pay Us Want Watching]
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- I don't like to sit and bask in my own awards. Awards represent artistic death to me.
[ Artistic Awards Death Own Represent Sit]
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- Awards are wonderful. I've been nominated many times and I've won many awards. But my journey is not towards that. If it happens it will be a blast. If it doesn't, it's still been a blast.
[ Awards Been Blast Happens Journey Many Nominated Still Times Towards Will Won Wonderful]
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- I could have a roomful of awards and it wouldn't mean beans.
[ Awards Beans Could Mean Roomful]
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- My friend made me a leather dress for the MTV awards. It gives you confidence, wearing something you love.
[ Awards Confidence Dress Friend Gives Leather Love Made Mtv Something Wearing]
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- 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.
[ Award Awards Because Good Guaranteed Net Never Performer Profile Roles Think Unfortunately Worth Your]
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- It's very validating when you are new in the industry to get awards. It boosts your self-esteem.
[ Awards Boosts Get Industry New Self-Esteem Validating Very Your]
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- 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.
[ Alone Anyone Ask Awards Ball Could Final Glove Important Max More Out Personal Series Than Ultimate Winning World Your]
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- 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.
[ Absurd Article Awards Bit Ceremony Completely Doing Enjoyment Ever Feel Finished Going Hasn Joy Making Pride Really Sometimes Sound Surpassed Work]
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- The Academy Awards ceremony is designed to be without irony, but Chris Rock supplied it anyway with filmed movie-theater interviews with black men and women who had never heard of the movies nominated for Best Picture.
[ Academy Anyway Awards Best Black Ceremony Chris Designed Filmed Had Heard Interviews Irony Men Movies Never Nominated Picture Rock Supplied Without Women]
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- The industry does have some influence on who gets other awards. With the Mercury Prize, they don't. Jon comes from the business, but his heart is still very much in the music. Currently, we have about 12 major names that have said they want to be a part of MUDDA.
[ Awards Business Comes Currently Does Gets Heart His Industry Influence Jon Major Mercury Much Music Names Other Part Prize Said Some Still Very Want]
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- Also, I've already won all the awards.
[ Already Also Awards Won]
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- 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.
[ Always Awards Battle Between Big Doomed Funny Get Great Novel Novels Serious]
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- I love awards, especially if I get them.
[ Awards Especially Get Love Them]
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- 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.
[ Academy Amazing Apologize Awards Bit Fast Happened Kind Know Little Lost Mind Night Remember Said Went]
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- 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.
[ Acclaim Awards Critical Had How Many Matter Much Popular Won]
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- Awards don't really mean much.
[ Awards Mean Much Really]
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- 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.
[ Am Awards Finding Helping Model More Out Proud Rewarding Role Victims Viewers Wins]
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- I can only point out a curious fact. Year after year the Nobel Awards bring a moment of happiness not only to the recipients, not only to colleagues and friends of the recipients, but even to strangers.
[ After Awards Bring Colleagues Curious Even Fact Friends Happiness Moment Nobel Only Out Point Recipients Strangers Year]
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- 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.
[ Awards Because Dressed Even Hold Kids Show Sometimes Spit Them Up Want]
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- I couldn't speak Japanese very well, passport regulations were changing, I felt British, and my future was in Britain. And it would also make me eligible for literary awards. But I still think I'm regarded as one of their own in Japan.
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- 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!
[ Atlantic Awards Bell Category Element Energy Equal Even Exists Festival Here Idea Interest Jazz Know Musician Played Thought Vital]
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- 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.
[ Awards Booked Control Did Either Getting Got Had Hit Money Ones Over Really Record Sold Thing Us Want Wanted Well Willie]
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- 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.
[ Any Awards Complaints Done Films Had Movies Nominations Pretty Think Well Won]
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- Well, you know the old line - to be nominated is what it's all about. I think that I've done pretty well - I've had about 46, or 47 nominations from my movies, and my films have won about 12 awards in total, so I don't really have any complaints.
[ Any Awards Complaints Done Films Had Know Line Movies Nominated Nominations Old Pretty Really Think Total Well Won]
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- I used to only worry about the #1's and all of the awards. But that was a long time ago.
[ Ago Awards Long Only Time Used Worry]
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- Awards shows are my greatest inducement to get back into shape.
[ Awards Back Get Greatest Inducement Into Shape Shows]
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- 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.
[ After Awards Day Feel Grammys House Into Last Long Make See Thing Walk Want Weird Would]
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- 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.
[ Awards Away Because Been Color Creed Dancer Give Joy Lot Matter Race Terrific Violinist Were Year Young]
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- Actually, no, because awards don't spark sales as much as you'd think.
[ Actually Awards Because Much Sales Spark Think]
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- The flattery is nice, but awards don't add up to writing quality songs.
[ Add Awards Flattery Nice Quality Songs Up Writing]
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- To my mind, the most important aspect of the Nobel Awards is that they bring home to the masses of the peoples of all nations, a realization of their common interests. They carry to those who have no direct contact with science the international spirit.
[ Aspect Awards Bring Carry Common Contact Direct Home Important Interests International Masses Mind Most Nations Nobel Peoples Realization Science Spirit Their Those]
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- I dress up for awards, but only if somebody else is going to pay for the clothes. And shop for them, too!
[ Awards Clothes Dress Else Going Only Pay Shop Somebody Them Too Up]
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- Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just to put everything in perspective.
[ Awards Big Everything Great Groucho Just Marx Perspective Put Statue Up]
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- I've seen some great write ups and I emailed her the other night because I saw her on an awards show recently.
[ Awards Because Emailed Great Her Night Other Recently Saw Seen Show Some Ups Write]
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- Because Olivia Newton-John wasn't from Nashville, they didn't like her winning our awards. I've got no complaints.
[ Awards Because Complaints Got Her Nashville Olivia Our Winning]
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- Me and my partner, Conway Twitty, cleaned up at the 1972 Country Music Association Awards.
[ Association Awards Cleaned Conway Country Music Partner Up]
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- The Spirit Awards are great too, they'll say anything because they're not televised. Another great drinking night.
[ Another Anything Awards Because Drinking Great Night Say Spirit Televised Too]
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- 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.
[ Awards Ever Globe Golden Kind Nice Nominated Nominee Thing Things Think Very Years Yes]
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- Oh yeah, I'm about to host the Genies, which are the Canadian Academy Awards.
[ Academy Awards Canadian Genies Host Oh Which Yeah]
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- I had no idea what to expect when we did Ladies' Night. I didn't think it was going to get nominated for a Grammy. I didn't know that we would have to perform on the MTV Awards show.
[ Awards Did Expect Get Going Grammy Had Idea Know Ladies Mtv Night Nominated Perform Show Think Would]
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- 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.
[ Awards Categories Category Did Everybody Exorcist Janitor Nominated Oscar Time Up]
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- I judged about a zillion awards this year so I've been reading a lot of books that just came out.
[ Awards Been Books Came Judged Just Lot Out Reading Year]
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- Awards are meaningless to me, and I have nothing but disdain for anyone who actively campaigns to get one.
[ Actively Anyone Awards Campaigns Disdain Get Meaningless Nothing]
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- Smith and Carlos aside, I object to using the Olympic awards stand to make a political statement.
[ Aside Awards Carlos Make Object Olympic Political Smith Stand Statement Using]
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- 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.
[ Accomplishments Anything Awards Been Canada Championship Come Greater Guy Home Lucky Pinnacle Played Proud Recognized Some Teams Than Think Those Very Won]
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- Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.
[ Awards Become Dust Friends Gather]
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- Friendships born on the field of athletic strife are the real gold of competition. Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.
[ Athletic Awards Become Born Competition Dust Field Friends Friendships Gather Gold Real Strife]
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- I don't have role models or watch much TV. I go to awards ceremonies but often I don't even know who the people are. I think that's good, because then you don't have preconceived ideas about them.
[ Awards Because Ceremonies Even Go Good Ideas Know Models Much Often Preconceived Role Them Then Think Tv Watch]
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- It's not just about filming, you go to awards and interviews too. I enjoy all of it, even learning my lines!
[ Awards Enjoy Even Filming Go Interviews Just Learning Lines Too]
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- 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.
[ Awards Been Business Decent Good Grab Job Just Move Never Next Onto Paycheck Recognition Want Work]
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- Cameron Diaz was so cute at the MTV Movie Awards when she pulled her skirt up and wiped her armpits.
[ Awards Cameron Cute Diaz Her Movie Mtv Pulled She Skirt Up Wiped]
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- 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.
[ Awards Because Doing Get Itself Just Much Our Out Reward Think Unnecessary Work]
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- If you are looking for smart judging based on merit, skip the Academy Awards next year and pay attention to the Independent Spirit Awards.
[ Academy Attention Awards Based Independent Judging Looking Merit Next Pay Skip Smart Spirit Year]
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- Awards are only a publicity gimmick.
[ Awards Gimmick Only Publicity]
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- Awards sell tickets, and they're a clever publicity stunt.
[ Awards Clever Publicity Sell Stunt Tickets]
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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.
[ Around Awards End Enough Found Long Myself Prestigious Receiving Referring Several Start Stick Suddenly Survivor]
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- My awards are lovely. I love to show them of.
[ Awards Love Lovely Show Them]
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- Although I may find the type of programming seen during the 2004 Super Bowl and the 2003 Golden Globe Awards disgusting and disturbing, we must always work hard to defend the cherished freedoms so clearly outlined in our Constitution, including a healthy and free press.
[ Although Always Awards Bowl Cherished Clearly Constitution Defend Disgusting Disturbing During Find Free Freedoms Globe Golden Hard Healthy Including May Must Our Outlined Press Programming Seen Super Type Work]
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- 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.
[ Awards Certain Designer Dress Everyone Into Just Look Now Shows Turned Wearing]
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- 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.
[ Academy After Areas Awards Being Coming Compromise Couple Down Everything Guys Long Terms Therapy Things Today Turned Where Will Won]
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- Most awards, you know, they don't give you unless you go and get them - did you know that? Terribly discouraging.
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- The great actresses and actors receive awards for great roles in great films.
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- So how critics will perceive your film or your work, or whether your movie is going to make $100 million at the box office, or whether you are going to be winning any awards - well, you have no control over that.
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- 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.
[ Awards Bob Day Did Get Lot Off Once Philly Player]
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- To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal.
[ Accepting Another Awards More Noise Normal Refuse Than Them Way]
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- Because of the audience I get and the fact that these people aren't traditional comics buyers I don't think the comic industry looks at that and thinks that is a very respectable thing. I'm very used to it. I'm not the guy who wins awards and gets mentioned in magazines.
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- 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.
[ Awards Because Biggest Care Difficult Keep Lot Most Party Thing Which Whole World]
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- I didn't come into the business to get awards or titles.
[ Awards Business Come Get Into Titles]
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- I'm not trying to win individual awards.
[ Awards Individual Trying Win]
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- 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.
[ Awards Between Calendar Every Find Focus Gets Gone Hard Month Once Other Put Something Speeches Splintered Thing Week Write Your]
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- 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.
[ Already Awards Been Blessed Content Happens Listen Lucky Movie Plenty Really Whatever]
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- 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.
[ Awards Before Blessed Children Completely Feel Go Grounded Healthy Just Keep Know Real Sane Shoes Show Throw Two Up Very Wonderful]
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