Go ahead quote me

Meryl Streep.
Meryl Streep.
Andy Lau.
Andy Lau.
Sarah Silverman.
Sarah Silverman.

Don't waste so much time thinking about how much you weigh. There is no more mind-numbing, boring, idiotic, self-destructive diversion from the fun of living.

ACTRESS MERYL STREEP, 66, on the advice she would give her 18-year-old self


I won't save either and I'll throw stones. Whoever saves them, I'll hit him.

ACTOR ANDY LAU joking when asked whom he would save first, if fellow movie stars Chow Yun Fat and Tony Leung Chiu Wai fell into the water


He really classes me up and I just pull him right down to my level, unfortunately for him.

COMEDIENNE SARAH SILVERMAN on her boyfriend, actor Michael Sheen

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 28, 2015, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe