I'm an idiot who won the Literature Nobel Prize.
There's no pensions for old prize fighters.
In war there is no prize for runner-up.
The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain.
As for me, prizes are nothing. My prize is my work.
If I were a writer, the Pulitzer Prize would be important to me. This is my profession, so an Oscar is important.
We won a contest at the teen fair in Vancouver and the first prize was a recording contract and we recorded at a radio station on the stairway, and we did a record and it got put out.
Wake the power within thee slumbering, trim the plot that's in thy keeping, thou wilt bless the task when reaping sweet labour's prize.
A vaccine that prevented tuberculosis would merit a Nobel Prize, but it's just very difficult to develop.
Concepts are vindicated by the constant accrual of data and independent verification of data. No prize, not even a Nobel Prize, can make something true that is not true.