Thursday, March 4, 2010

Favorite Quotes: A Week of Oscars


Quote:
We want to thank all of you for watching us congratulate ourselves tonight.

Who Said It:
Warren Beatty

Oscar History:
Nominated for 13 Academy Awards. Six pictures he has produced have won a total of 52 nominations. He won the Best Director Oscar for his work on Reds and has been nominated in four categories: as an actor, director, writer and producer on both Heaven Can Wait and Reds.

14 comments:

3 hungry tummies said...

Haha he was dead right!

Julia, the Thanksgiving Girl said...

Ha, love this

Susan Erickson said...

Figures....He's a bit full of himself...like a smug balloon....

Sean said...

When asked why he made such a short speech, Beatty responded, "It had been over two hours since I had had sex and wanted to speed things along."

Jan said...

He'd be the first to congratulate himself !
(I notice that the presenter of the BAFTAS here recently, stole Johnny Carson's line - not untypical of comedians in general of course)

Doug Goff said...

I never really liked Warren Beatty much except for when he played Dick Tracy.

Jill said...

True words!

Paul Benjamin said...

haha! True quote!!!

I have a quote for you:
"I would like to thank Michael Rivers for being completely adorable..."

The Daily Connoisseur said...

This is so funny. I do like to watch the awards shows but I always have a slight nauseous feeling in my stomach- I'm always thinking "Get over yourselves!" LOL

madtexter ☺☺☺☺☺☺ (corey james) said...

Great quote! That just about says it all about our obsession with award shows. Hee, hee.

Writer said...

LMAO!

Steven Anthony said...

God I love him, always have, always will....this quote, priceless;)

robertga99 said...

True but I just love to watch them congratulate themselves :)

LORDPATRICK said...

Roll on!