Go ahead quote me

She wasn't just a star - to me she was an entire galaxy.''

ACTRESS JOAN COLLINS (right) on her late sister, romance author Jackie Collins (left)

I got so tired of hearing people tell me that the reason they should have their own show is that they love food so much. Well, so freaking what? I love food. We all love food. If we don't, we die. Even supermodels in New York secretly love food. That doesn't make you special.''


Men are afraid to be men. They won't be a gentleman because that makes them appear soft. Girls are settling for that, but I won't.''


A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 17, 2015, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe