Go ahead quote me

Amy Adams.
Amy Adams.
Miranda Kerr.
Miranda Kerr.

I hope we can get to a point where a woman can wear a low-cut gown and still have some relevance. Can you imagine a woman saying about a man, 'Well, you saw how his pants fit - you could clearly see the curve of his bottom! And I'm not supposed to touch it? Come on!'

ACTRESS AMY ADAMS on sexism

Science fiction can't tell us a lot about the future. It's more interesting for what it says about the society that produces it.

KEN LIU, translator of Chinese science fiction into English


What I have found is that everything you need, all of the answers are deep inside of you. Sit with yourself, take a few breaths and get close to your spirit.

MODEL MIRANDA KERR on what she has learnt after her divorce from actor Orlando Bloom

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 07, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe