Go Ahead Quote Me

Actor Tom Hardy
Actor Tom Hardy
Actress Michelle Williams
Actress Michelle Williams
Self-help author Tim Ferriss
Self-help author Tim Ferriss

You know, there's a saying among us in the fraternity of acting, and in the fellowship of my peer group, that if you talk about it, you're automatically out of the race. So I can't possibly comment on that one! If I mention it, it's gone.

ACTOR TOM HARDY, on rumours that he will play special agent James Bond


The romantic idea of meeting your person and having a storybook family life that looks like the model you grew up with - that doesn't really exist for me.

ACTRESS MICHELLE WILLIAMS, on being a single parent


For the most part, I've always viewed myself as a risk-mitigator first and foremost.

I will consider everything, but not do everything.

SELF-HELP AUTHOR TIM FERRISS, on being described as a "risk-taker"

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 03, 2017, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe