14 Unforgettable Awards Show Quotes From Winners Who Got Real AF

Anne Meadows

Adele Grammys speech quoteHeadlinephoto / Splash News; design by Anne Meadows

We definitely don't tune in to award shows to see movie, music, or TV industry stars pat each other on the back. We're there for the spectacle. Whether it's making a fashion statement, political statement, or just plain acting out, when celebs go off script, we are always ready with the popcorn to watch what literally happens live. 

Sometimes, though, celebs use their moment on stage to get real and speak directly to the public. Their inspirational messages spark conversations for weeks after the show, and are worth remembering even longer -- so pin these to your favorite quote board today!

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