Go ahead quote me

Simon Cowell.
Simon Cowell.
Anne Hathaway.
Anne Hathaway.

He comes down to the auditions and really enjoys the acts. He's very good to watch, funnily enough, because I can see when he's bored and when he's up dancing. He's a good critic already. He's unpaid, but he's helping me.

MUSIC MOGUL SIMON COWELL, who likes having his two-year-old son at America's Got Talent auditions


I met him when I was a child who thought she was a grown-up; he treated me with grace and patience and respect and always, always love.

ACTRESS ANNE HATHAWAY remembering the late director Garry Marshall


Trump has the ability to convince himself that whatever he is saying at any given moment is true, or sort of true, or at least ought to be true.

TONY SCHWARTZ, ghostwriter of the Donald Trump book, The Art Of The Deal

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 27, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe