"Malcolm didn't build buildings or pass legislation. He taught us how to think. And when he changed our minds, we could build buildings and we could pass legislation."
The Rev. Al Sharpton
At the Manhattan theater where Malcolm X was assassinated 40 years ago.
"The awards don't really affect anybody's lives in the crowd. Meanwhile, the Nobel Peace Prize, there's no one there. Nobody cares what the scientists are wearing. 'What are you wearing Professor Allen?' 'Pants!"'
Comedian Chris Rock
Who will be presenting the Academy Awards.