Go ahead quote me

Reese Witherspoon.
Reese Witherspoon.
Shawn Mendes.
Shawn Mendes.
Octavia Spencer.
Octavia Spencer.

Run away from a man who can't handle your ambition. Run. So many men think ambition is awesome and sexy!

ACTRESS REESE WITHERSPOON advising goal-oriented women


In that moment, if he didn't know who I was it would've been the most embarrassing, I don't know what I would've done. I would've been in jail.

SINGER SHAWN MENDES revealing he was once almost beaten up by rapper Drake's security


I think women are sexy when they are confident. I think trying to wear nine-inch heels and tights trussed up like a Thanksgiving turkey, those days are gone.

ACTRESS OCTAVIA SPENCER on how her style has evolved into dressing for comfort

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 27, 2017, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe