Go ahead quote me

Hillary Clinton.
Hillary Clinton.
Zhang Yimou.
Zhang Yimou.
Gigi Hadid.
Gigi Hadid.

It makes you want to turn off the news. It makes you want to unplug the Internet or just look at cat GIFs. Believe me, I get it. In the last few weeks, I've watched a lot of cats do a lot of weird and interesting things.

But we have a job to do and it'll be good for people and for cats.

UNITED STATES PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE HILLARY CLINTON on her opponent Donald Trump


There are no bad actors, only bad directors.

ZHANG YIMOU, asked about directing pop idols such as Lu Han in the action movie The Great Wall


I hadn't been in a situation that forced me to fight back, but it just came out when he grabbed me - it wasn't a choice. I do have that fighter in me.

MODEL GIGI HADID on fighting off an assailant during Milan Fashion Week

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 19, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe