Go ahead quote me

Leslie Jones.
Leslie Jones.
Tony Leung Ka Fai.
Tony Leung Ka Fai.
Ivanka Trump.
Ivanka Trump.

The insults didn't hurt me. Unfortunately, I'm used to insults, but what scared me was the injustice of a gang of people jumping against you for such a sick cause.

ACTRESS LESLIE JONES, on Twitter abuse


In hardware and technology, we can be regarded as world-class, but our software is inadequate.

ACTOR TONY LEUNG KA FAI, on the lack of passion in the Chinese-language movie business


I'm a daughter, not a clone. So of course daughters often disagree with things their fathers say. But I share my viewpoints with him privately, not publicly. I'm not the candidate.

BUSINESSWOMAN IVANKA TRUMP, daughter of United States presidential hopeful Donald Trump

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 30, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe