Matthew McConaughey, left, Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong'o and Jared Leto at the Oscars. (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times)
Oscar night gives Hollywood's A-list a huge stage on which to soar to the heights of eloquence or descend into incomprehensible rantings. An acceptance speech can be a tricky thing, but those who attempt more than just the standard laundry list of thank yous can sometimes stumble into greatness.
Now that the cacophony of the Academy Awards is part of last night's jumble, do we really remember the show that well?
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Here are 10 quotes uttered from the stage of the Dolby Theatre on Sunday night. How closely were you paying attention?