Go ahead quote me

Reid Carolin.
Reid Carolin.
William Gibson.
William Gibson.
Akram Khan.
Akram Khan.

"We are objectifying men and saying women can look at men the same way men have been looking at women on screen for years."

— PRODUCER REID CAROLIN on the male stripper film Magic Mike XXL

"Go Ahead Quote Me Now I'm older, the future suddenly looks far grimmer than anything I'd have imagined - not simply that it won't contain me, but that it won't contain, for instance, tigers."

— NOVELIST WILLIAM GIBSON, 67, on what he fears

"You shouldn't ever take down a wall, until you know why the wall was put up in the first place."

— DANCER AKRAM KHAN on the most important lesson he has learnt in life

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