Oscar acceptance speeches can be really inspiring as well!
Patricia Arquette who won Best
Supporting actress for her performance in Boyhood gave a wonderful
and inspiring speech that deserves a salute from all the women in
Patricia dedicated the award to the women who "gave birth to
every citizen and taxpayer of this nation." She said in her
acceptance speech,"To every woman who gave birth, to every taxpayer
of this nation. It's our time to have wage equality once and for
all in the United States of America."
"We have fought for everybody else's equal rights. It's our time
to have wage equality once and for all, and equal rights for women
in the United States of America," Arquette added.
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Her speech did not get a standing ovation, but her fellow
nominee, Meryl Streep agreed with Patricia,
clapping her hands and shouting "Yes, Yes, Yes".
Jennifer Lopez who was sitting beside
Meryl was happy and enthusiastic hearing about equal wages for