Go ahead Quote me

Singer Noel Gallagher.
Singer Noel Gallagher.
Actor Jesse Eisenberg.
Actor Jesse Eisenberg.

You can gain some strength from being in a band with your brother when everyone else is a stranger, but as time goes on, it becomes your Achilles heel because you know how to push each other's buttons.

SINGER NOEL GALLAGHER on his relationship with brother and former Oasis bandmate Liam


It is like being screamed at by thousands of people. I don't know what the experience is throughout history, probably some kind of genocide. I can't think of anything that's equivalent.

ACTOR JESSE EISENBERG on Comic-Con, the annual fantasy fan festival in San Diego


I went to change clothes and lie in bed. My wife asked me why, and I told her very calmly, 'Even if something happens, people will find me and I have to be tidy.'

ACTOR ELVIS TSUI on encountering an earthquake in Taiwan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 25, 2015, with the headline 'Go ahead Quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe