Go ahead quote me

Tracy Morgan.
Tracy Morgan.
Akram Khan.
Akram Khan.
James Nesbitt.
James Nesbitt.

"I liked that dude. I'm going back in the coma. Donald Trump is leading in the polls. I'm going back."

ACTOR TRACY MORGAN, joking about the milestones he missed due to his coma, like TV host David Letterman's retirement


"Life has become fuller for everyone. Every five minutes you are fitting in things, otherwise you feel you are wasting your time. There was a period in Japanese art where they started to empty the canvas just as in Europe everyone was filling the canvas. We are filling the canvas, and that sense of space to reflect is missing."

CHOREOGRAPHER AKRAM KHAN


"We're bound to have regrets. But I'd like to go back and tell myself not to."

ACTOR JAMES NESBITT

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 23, 2016, with the headline 'GoAheadQuoteMe'. Print Edition | Subscribe