Go ahead quote me

Sophie Turner.
Sophie Turner.
Benedict Cumberbatch.
Benedict Cumberbatch.
Steven Tyler.
Steven Tyler.

I don't want to survive. If you're  on Game Of Thrones and you don't have  a cool death scene, then what's the point?

ACTRESS SOPHIE TURNER,  dreaming of a grisly death for  her TV character Sansa Stark


As an actor, you  are looking for the infinite. If you can hold that, if you  can remember  that in the chaos,  it will anchor you and give you grace and ease.

ACTOR BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH,  on how Buddhism spurred him  on in his career


I have moments that I'm so grateful that some nine-year-old kid comes over and says he loved the Skittles half-time commercial at  the Super Bowl or  some 40-year-old got married to  I Don't Want  To Miss A Thing.

AEROSMITH STAR STEVEN TYLER  on fame

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 29, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe