Best Answers In History of Miss Universe Pageant
(in no particular order)
1. Gloria Diaz of Philippines - Miss Universe 1969
Question: In the next day or so, a man will land on the moon. If a man from the moon landed in your hometown, what would you do to entertain him?
Gloria's Answer: "Oh, just the same things I do. I think if he has been on the moon for so long, I think when he comes over he wants to change, I guess."
2. Lara Dutta of India - Miss Universe 2000
Question: Right now there is a protest going on right outside here calling the Miss Universe Pageant disrespectful of women. Convince them they are wrong.
Answer: "I think pageants like the Miss Universe pageant gives us young women a platform to foray in the fields that we want to and forge ahead, be it entrepreneurship, be it the armed force, be it politics. It gives us a platform to voice our choices and opinions, and makes us strong, independent that we are today."
3. Sushmita Sen of India - Miss Universe 1994
Question: What is the essence of being a woman?
Answer: "Just being a woman is God�s gift that all of us must appreciate. The origin of a child is a mother, and is a woman. She shows a man what sharing, caring and loving is all about. That is the essence of a woman."
4. Dayana Mendoza of Venezuela - Miss Universe 2008
Question: Which have it easier in life: men or women?
Answer: "God made us to share and have differences, but big differences? � I don�t think so. The difference is that men think, they think that the faster way to go to a point is to go straight, and women know that the faster way to go to a point is go the curves and fix every curls."
5. Brook Mahealani Lee of USA - Miss Universe 1997
Question: If there were no rules in your life for one day and you could be outrageous, what would you do?
Answer: "I would eat everything in the world. You do not understand. I will eat everything twice."
6. Mpule Kwelagobe of Botswana - Miss Universe 1999
Question: "If miss universe would become pregnant during her reign, could she be allowed to continue as Miss Universe?"
Answer: "Personally I think miss universe is a symbol of a woman in prone to celibacy her femininity. And I believe that... (Applause) Thank you... And I believe that if she got pregnant, you are not supposed to end the title. But, as a woman she should celebrate her femininity. Thank you."
7. Margie Moran of Philippines - Miss Universe 1973
Question: If you had one million dollars what would you do with it?
Answer: "I would buy a big house where I can live with all the people I love."
8. Riyo Mori of Japan - Miss Universe 2007
Question: What is the one lesson you learned as a child that still affects your life today?
Answer: "I have been dancing since I was a child. I grew up among many students and teachers. I learned to always be happy, patient and positive. That is also what I want to teach to the next generation. Thank you."
9. Stefania Fernandez of Venezuela - Miss Universe 2009
Question: In many part of the world obstacle still exists that impede women from achieving their goals in some corporations. What can women do to overcome this?
Answer: "I believe that nowadays we women have overcome many obstacles and I do believe that we have reached the same level as man have. We must realize that there are no longer any barriers amongst us."
10. Janine Tugonon of Philippines - Miss Universe 2012
The accent and deliberation is perfect.
simple, short and direct to the point!
It's really a great issue about the language that they must use during the question and answer portion. Good thing the Philippines, though this country know how to speak english, answer the Q and A with impact.
Very Interesting answers from miss universe.
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