Go ahead quote me

You get a bull's eye painted on your back when you're successful.''

RAPPER 50 CENT, on having to file for bankruptcy

Okay, girls, I get it. You got to get the shoes, the hair, the make-up, the whole process; it was exhausting. And next, the fashion police. Please be kind on me, I'm new at this.''

TRANSGENDER STAR CAITLYN JENNER, on the burden of now being judged on the outfits she wears

I call this tattoo a watered-down rebellion because it's not like a real tattoo. It's just like, I was with Liam's family and everybody was getting tattoos and I was like, well, I'm always going to need to be hydrated, so I guess I should just get an H2O on my hand.''

ACTRESS JENNIFER LAWRENCE, on her new H20 tattoo and referring to The Hunger Games (2012) co-star Liam Hemsworth

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 21, 2015, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe