Go Ahead Quote Me

Actress Fan Bingbing
Actress Fan Bingbing
Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Model Chrissy Teigen
Model Chrissy Teigen

I'm still a 'vase', but I'm an award-winning vase.

ACTRESS FAN BINGBING on being known for ornamental roles, though she won a prize at the San Sebastian Film Festival for I Am Not Madame Bovary


Did he hurt me, do I forgive him, did he put a ring on my finger? We women are so conditioned to relate everything to men. Put a group of women together and the conversation will eventually be about men. Put a group of men together and they will not talk about women at all.

AUTHOR CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE


I never in my life thought I would be cool enough to have a Rihanna pad. The one fun thing that does happen every once in a while is I get a bill of hers and I really want to somehow give it back to her.

MODEL CHRISSY TEIGEN on living in the pop star's former home

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 13, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe