Go ahead quote me

Simon Cowell.
Simon Cowell.
Nicole Kidman.
Nicole Kidman.
Jessica Lange.
Jessica Lange.

I'd rather drop dead at my job than retire. The idea of just playing golf makes me want to jump off a bridge. I'm going to work in my 80s or 90s if I can.

POP IMPRESARIO SIMON COWELL, 57


I came home to loving arms, someone who would hold me, and I was really upset at times.

ACTRESS NICOLE KIDMAN on being consoled by her husband Keith Urban after filming draining scenes for television's Big Little Lies


The awards were more casual then. You did your own hair, you did your own make-up. It wasn't the fashion event of the season.

ACTRESS JESSICA LANGE, who won an Oscar in 1983

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