Go Ahead Quote Me

Actress Chen Mei-fen
Actress Chen Mei-fen
Comedian and marathon Man Eddie Izzard
Comedian and marathon Man Eddie Izzard

"I'm an artist, but he's more like an artist than me, better at acting than me. He can carry on acting with someone else."

NIGHT MARKET LIFE ACTRESS CHEN MEI-FEN on her sweet-talking former husband


"My only advice if you want to run a marathon is: Listen to your body. We're animals, but we've stopped listening to ourselves, so if something is aching, stop pushing against the muscle."

COMEDIAN AND MARATHON MAN EDDIE IZZARD


"If I had to nominate one earthling to sacrifice to appease alien invaders, I believe I might suggest James May."

AUTHOR BILL BRYSON on the former Top Gear host

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 19, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe