- n an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event
- The champion swimmer defeats her rivals and her doubts to win a medal for ailing children When Otylia Jedrzejczak stepped onto the starting blocks for the women's 100-m .
- Pius XI has ordered silver medals to be struck.
- Although the gold medal of the Nobel Peace Prize bears the motto PRO PACE ET FRATERNITATE GENTIUM (For Peace and the Brotherhood of Nations), the selection of the recipient often .
- Kate Winslet in International Herald Tribune
It's really an honor to be included in what I think is such a remarkable year,Winslet said. "I really feel like everybody should be given a medal."
- Bode Miller in ABC News
The gold medal is great. I think it's perfect. Ideally, that's what everyone is shooting for. But the way I skied these last races is what matters. I would've been proud of that skiing with a medal or not,Miller said after turning in the...