Inspiring Quotes For Entrepreneurs From The Oscars
- By Rahul Varshneya
- February 26th, 2013
The Oscar Awards are one of the most watched television event across the world. The Academy celebrates some of the best talent and awards their hard work with the beautiful trophy and global recognition.
What is common among these actors and professionals and the entrepreneurs is the hard work and dedication they put into what they do. A bit of trivia: in this year’s Oscar (2013), Inocente became the 1st Oscar winner ever to be funded on the crowd-funding platform Kickstarter.
Here are some of the most inspiring quotes for entrepreneurs from the Oscars over the years.
“[These films] taught us that love can beat all odds. They reminded us that we can overcome any obstacle if we dig deep enough and fight hard enough and find the courage within ourselves.” – Michelle Obama, Oscars 2013
“You cant hold grudges. It doesn’t matter how you get knocked down in life, because it happens, all that matters is that you get up.” – Ben Affleck, Oscars 2013
“There are a lot of great movies that have won the Academy Award, and a lot of great movies that haven’t. You just do the best you can.” – Clint Eastwood, Oscars 2005
“The fact that we’re standing here tonight… is just to prove that no matter how far out your dreams are, it’s possible.” - Marketa Irglova, Oscars 2008
“I’d be lying if I said I hadn’t made a version of this speech before. I was probably 8 years old and saying it into the bathroom mirror.” – Kate Winslet, Oscars 2009
“Receiving this honor tonight tells me that it’s possible for a kid from East Texas, raised in South Central, L.A. and Carson, who believes in his dreams and commits himself to them with his heart, to touch them and have them happen.” - Forest Whittaker, Oscars 2007
“God bless that potential that we all have for making anything possible if we think we deserve it. I deserve this.” – Shirley MacLaine, Oscars 1983
The Oscar fever just ended, but work goes on and so does life. So keep the fires burning and your spirits high, for one day you too shall reel in the glory of finding yourself worthy of changing lives!