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Like Olympic medals and tennis trophies, all they signified was that the owner had done something of no benefit to anyone more capably than everyone else.
~ Joseph Heller | (American author. ) | 1923-1999 | Awards
quotes Division : American writers   
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 | (British musician. ) | 1940-1980 | Awards
quotes Division : Musicians and Composers   
The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me. However, few escape that distinction.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | Awards
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal.
~ Peter Ustinov | (British actor, writer and director. ) | 1921-2004 | Awards
quotes Division : Actors