Go ahead Quote me

Jenny Slate
Jenny Slate
Ashley Graham
Ashley Graham

He's like primary colours. He has beautiful, big, strong emotions, and he's sure of them. It's just wonderful to be around. His heart is probably golden- coloured, if you could paint it.

ACTRESS JENNY SLATE on her former boyfriend, Captain America star Chris Evans


I still feel incapable of processing what's happening, so the only thing I can do is try to be present, observe everything that's happening and not look away from it.

AUTHOR KATIE KITAMURA on being a writer in Mr Donald Trump's America


I wake up sometimes and I think 'I'm the fattest woman alive'. But it's really about how you handle it when you wake up. I look in the mirror and I have my affirmations. And mine are simple. 'You are bold. You are brilliant and you are beautiful.'

PLUS-SIZE MODEL ASHLEY GRAHAM

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 24, 2017, with the headline 'Go ahead Quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe