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"I mean, I'm an artist and I think the most powerful art is usually misunderstood. But anyone who perceives my message as anti-police is completely mistaken. I have so much admiration and respect for officers and the families of officers who sacrifice themselves to keep us safe. But let's be clear: I am against police brutality and injustice. Those are two separate things. If celebrating my roots and culture during Black History Month made anyone uncomfortable, those feelings were there long before a video and long before me."
– Beyoncé, addressing the controversy surrounding the music video for "Formation," in the May issue of Elle
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"You realize like, 'Oh right, this is what the real thing is, this is what real love is and this is what commitment and devotion is.' This is the person that you build your life with, and for me, it's like the rest of everything else just kind of like dissolves."
– Cameron Diaz, opening up about her marriage to husband Benji Madden, to Radio Andy host Andy Cohen
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"When I was living on Robertson [Boulevard], it was like paparazzi central. I was living right behind Kitson. And every time I'd go to the gym or go eat, every paparazzi would ask me questions and I would be like: 'Hey guys!' Like, I so wanted the attention."
– Kim Kardashian West, reminiscing about her life 10 years ago with BFF Jonathan Cheban, on her website
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"I think Amy's entire thing is trying to sort of like break down barriers and be bold about her own opinions and what I think she was trying to do was stand up for women and say we're not supposed be categorized in this role, we're supposed to just be allowed to exist."
– Lena Dunham, on Amy Schumer's response to Glamour magazine's decision to label the comedian plus-sized, to PEOPLE
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"It was hard at first because I was so used to bodies next to me, voices next to me, traveling with my girls next to me. But I think in the long run it made me strong because you have to work 10 times harder."
– Kelly Rowland, on making the transition from Destiny's Child member to solo artist, to W magazine
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"To everyone else he was the King of Pop. To me, well, he was the king of my heart."
– Paris Jackson, sharing her new tattoo inspired by late father Michael Jackson, on Instagram
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"Personally, it affected me in ways I can't necessarily put in words or even would want to talk about publicly. In terms of professionally, I think I was at an age where mortality was not always clear to me."
– Jake Gyllenhaal, on coming to terms with friend and Brokeback Mountain costar Heath Ledger's death, to PEOPLE
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"That's where it's unfair: the judgment that is put on women for how we look. If you're looking bad, you have to cover up. If you're looking good, you've done something or made a deal with the devil."
– Olivia Munn, addressing the double standard that plagues women, to Fashion magazine
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"It felt strange to look at a picture of myself that is so different from what I look like when I look in the mirror. It's an unfortunate feeling."
– Kerry Washington, discussing her photoshopped AdWeek cover shoot, on Instagram
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"I can't even begin to compare my life then and now. I mean, when this all started, I was living in a one-bedroom apartment and splitting the rent with another dude."
– Ryan Seacrest, on his life before hosting American Idol, in this week's PEOPLE