Go ahead Quote me

Carrie Fisher
Carrie Fisher
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell
Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais

I do like the songs he wrote about our relationship. Even when he's insulting me, I like it very much. If you're gonna be insulted, that's the way to go.

ACTRESS CARRIE FISHER on ex-husband Paul Simon's songs about her


Now that I am a father, I understand on a much deeper level how devastating it would be to hear the news that your child is unwell. Knowing you will outlive your own child is everyone's worst nightmare and I am more aware than ever that it can happen to anyone.

MUSIC MOGUL SIMON COWELL, who has a son


It bores me and I hate it, but I've always done it. The alternative is worse: not being in control and not knowing what's going on.

COMEDIAN RICKY GERVAIS on doing administrative work himself


Correction note: The story was edited to correct the name of Carrie Fisher's ex-husband.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 09, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead Quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe