Go Ahead Quote Me

ACTOR CHRISTOPHER LEE
ACTOR CHRISTOPHER LEE
FRANCES MCDORMAND
FRANCES MCDORMAND

If you feel you don't have luck and you don't make an effort, once the luck comes, you won't be able to hold up.''

ACTOR CHRISTOPHER LEE on destiny versus effort


I was too old, too young, too fat, too thin, too tall, too short, too blonde, too dark - but at some point, they're going to need the other. So I'd get really good at being the other. "

FRANCES MCDORMAND on being a character actress


Marble countertops are really important to me. Even when people tell me marble is going to get stained, I don't care. Because when you go to a church in Italy made out of marble and it's stained, is it still beautiful? Yes, it is. ''

COOKBOOK AUTHOR MELISSA CLARK

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 19, 2017, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe