"When I look down at this golden statue, may it remind me and every little child that no matter where you're from, your dreams are valid"
|Lupita Nyong'o accepting her Oscar|
"It doesn't escape me for one moment that so much joy in my life is because of so much pain in someone else's"
"Everyone deserves not just to survive but to live. This is the most important legacy of Solomon Northup,"
|Steve McQueen accepting his Oscar|
"This is for all the people who have endured slavery, and the 21 million people who still endure slavery today."