Go Ahead Quote Me

Garrison Keillor.
Garrison Keillor.
Nicolas Winding Refn.
Nicolas Winding Refn.
Gene Simmons.
Gene Simmons.

Friendship, I believe in that. That was the whole reason for starting a radio show - it was to get to meet people if you had no social skills.

WRITER GARRISON KEILLOR, on his show, A Prairie Home Companion, which he has left after 42 years


Having two daughters and a wife, I can see how beauty very much steals a lot of time.

DIRECTOR NICOLAS WINDING REFN, on why he has made The Neon Demon, a horror film about the obsession with beauty


I don't like the idea of celebrities announcing who they're for and not for because a number of their fans will be voting just because their favourite band said to do so. That takes away the honesty of the democratic process.

KISS FRONTMAN GENE SIMMONS

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 16, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe