Go Ahead Quote Me

Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige
Margot Robbie
Margot Robbie

The first couple of days, it was hard, because I didn't realise I was depending on so many things to make me feel beautiful.

SINGER MARY J. BLIGE on wearing no make-up and wigs to play a sharecropper's wife in the film Mudbound


The point is everyone has his own truth. And truth and reality don't necessarily go hand in hand. People tell themselves something happened in a certain way so that they can live with themselves.

ACTRESS MARGOT ROBBIE, when asked about figure skater Tonya Harding, whom she plays in the film I, Tonya


How awful that I could have gone through my life and not met him. Imagine never getting why people write those crazy love songs or do crazy things. I get it now as a grown-up and it's a lovely, lovely thing.

SINGER MYLEENE KLASS on meeting her partner, Simon Motson, who is in public relations

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 20, 2018, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe