A lean award is better
than a fat Judgment.
— Benjamin Franklin
No man was ever honoured for what he received. Honour has been the
reward for what he gave.
— Calvin Coolidge
Winning medals wasn't the point of the Olympics. It's the participating
— Pierre de Coubertin
In the interchange of thought use no coin but gold and silver.
— Joseph Joubert, Pensées of Joubert
Give me enough medals and I'll win you any war.
— Napoleon Bonaparte