The Best Wisdom from Best Actress Oscar Speeches

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Stay Humble
"When I was little, my mother said, 'I want you to be something' . . . and I don't think that this means I am somebody, but I guess I'm on my way."

- Cher for ... more 
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Stay Humble
"When I was little, my mother said, 'I want you to be something' . . . and I don't think that this means I am somebody, but I guess I'm on my way."

- Cher for Moonstruck (1988)
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Mon, Feb 27, 2012 6:08 PM EST
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The legacy of best actress Oscar winners is formed by an impressive, powerful group of women. And while their acceptance speeches have made us tear up, they've also imparted some valuable lessons. So we rounded up some of the best bits of wisdom they've shared on stage. Before the Oscars air later this month, take a look at 10 inspiring quotes from the lovely leading ladies, including Cher, Julia Roberts, and Kate Winslet.




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