1 of 30
"I felt very violated and I didn't like it or understand it, and that felt very weird, because I was a young girl and they were grown men. I didn't like that feeling. Then, I would say the last season of my show, I was probably 18 years old, is when I felt like the flip happened. I didn't feel like it was about my art as much."
—Selena Gomez, on her experience as a child star on Wizards of Waverly Place, to Business of Fashion
2 of 30
"You know, when I was secretary of state, I came out of that job I think with a 69 percent approval rating because I was in service to our country. I was in service to our president. I was proud to do it. But when a woman walks into the arena and says, 'I'm going for this myself,' it really does have a dramatic effect on how people perceive."
— Hillary Clinton, speaking about her presidential election loss, on Today
3 of 30
"I never thought I was that person who'd have a Pinterest board. I like doing all of that pinning things."
—Kirsten Dunst, on wedding planning with fiancé Jesse Plemons, on Live with Kelly & Ryan
4 of 30
"There's no way to really explain it — it's so hard to talk about. If I say I'm doing good, I'm too happy. If I say I'm not doing good, then I'm a mess. So it's really hard to know what to say about it because it's so surreal and impossible to deal with."
— Billie Lourd, opening up about losing mom Carrie Fisher and grandmother Debbie Reynolds, to Ellen DeGeneres
5 of 30
"To be completely honest, when I was first starting out, everyone knew who [James] was and so I just made a choice that I just wanted to do my own thing for a little while."
— Dave Franco, on why it took so long to work alongside brother James Franco, to PEOPLE
6 of 30
"Sometimes, I don't think I have any style at all."
— Rosamund Pike, admitting that she's "okay" at getting dressed for high-profile events, to PEOPLE
7 of 30
"James Woods tried to pick me and my friend up at a restaurant once. He wanted to take us to Vegas. 'I'm 16' I said. 'Even better' he said."
— Amber Tamblyn, revealing actor James Woods hit on her when she was a teenager, on Twitter
8 of 30
"I am extremely lucky to have caught it in time, and it just goes to show you have to know your body and be very aware of any changes."
— Bethenny Frankel, revealing she will undergo skin cancer surgery, to PEOPLE
9 of 30
"I had just wrapped a drama I said, 'I just think I'm too tired,' and then they convinced me to read with Eric McCormack."
— Debra Messing, on almost skipping her Will & Grace audition, to PEOPLE
10 of 30
"I couldn't be more grateful to be your partner in crime. You are the most incredible man, and I love you more than absolutely anything. I can't wait to celebrate you. Here's to many, many more birthdays together."
— Ariel Winter, celebrating boyfriend Levi Meaden's 30th birthday, on Instagram
11 of 30
"Every morning I genuinely wake up and realize how lucky and blessed I am – despite how I often look in pictures!"
— Victoria Beckham, stressing that she does "smile and laugh a lot," to The Sunday Times
12 of 30
"You know, if you wake my kid up in the middle of the night by accident, you're dead to me."
— Jessica Biel, joking about her 2-year-old son Silas, on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
13 of 30
"My family members but also my friends kind of formed who I am. I do believe a lot of that context and environment is part of creating who we are, not only nature. I would want to do that with a family one day too if that's the case."
— Alicia Vikander, on how she plans to raise her future children, to PEOPLE
14 of 30
"It was perfection. And I'm like, 'Shoot, I'm going to have to elope after this. There's no competing with this wedding. This wedding is like a Nicholas Sparks movie on steroids.' It really is, it's incredible."
— Derek Hough, on his sister Julianne's "incredible" wedding, to PEOPLE
15 of 30
"[When] I was diagnosed with endometriosis, I gained 40 pounds because my hormones were so crazy. And it was like, 'Oh, [producers] want to offer you this role, but they want to know why you got fat.' I realized being shamed for gaining weight or being too thin felt the same."
— Jaime King, on her experience with body shaming, to the New York Post
16 of 30
"I haven't been this trim in probably 15-20 years and I feel great. Who knew dancing was such an amazing workout!"
— Drew Scott, on his Dancing with the Stars experience, to PEOPLE
17 of 30
"You just have to take it one day at a time, some days are easier than others and some days you forget about drinking and using, but for me, I work on my physical health, which is important, but my mental health as well."
— Demi Lovato, on her sobriety, at the annual Brent Shapiro Foundation for Drug Prevention Summer Spectacular
18 of 30
"I don't agree with Botox miss @stasdoeshair but I'll take it as a compliment."
— David Beckham, replying to a fan who said "botox looks good" on the retired athlete, on Instagram
19 of 30
"I did a song with her, it was fun, she was professional. She gets on with my girlfriend, they're good friends. I don't have a bad word to say about her. She's cool."
— Zayn Malik, speaking about criticism surrounding Taylor Swift, to Fader
20 of 30
"I feel like when you categorize people and put them into a group, then it creates aloneness and segregation."
— Jordyn Woods, on not wanting to be a "plus size" model, to E!
21 of 30
"The accent and everything about her was discovered when I was giving my kids baths. I think I tried 17 different things on them … One day I just got really nutty and did [the voice] and they fell over laughing. I did it all night long and I finally found it."
— Angelina Jolie, on how she perfected Maleficent's villainous voice, at the Toronto Film Festival
22 of 30
"Right now with my kids, because I have no breasts, I don't exist. I pick them up, I give them a bottle and I hand them back to my wife and they're happier."
— George Clooney, opening up about fatherhood, to PEOPLE
23 of 30
"We send women the message that it's all supposed to be perfect, but it's not. Believe me, it's still hard, and my kids are adults!"
— Kyra Sedgwick, on parenting, to Good Housekeeping
24 of 30
"When I read [the script] I threw it across the room and told him he had severe psychological problems. But it's a masterpiece."
— Jennifer Lawrence, on working with boyfriend and director Darren Aronofsky on mother!, at a Toronto Film Festival press conference
25 of 30
"I think trying to wear nine inch heels and tights trussed up like a Thanksgiving turkey, those days are gone [for me]."
— Octavia Spencer, on how comfort and confidence makes her feel sexy, to PEOPLE
26 of 30
"It's fun for me because I like to eat and she's in a great mode for that right now."
— Ike Barinholtz, on hiding costar Mindy Kaling's baby bump while filming The Mindy Project, at PaleyFest
27 of 30
"He prefers [me] without makeup. Makes it easy on me."
— Jenna Dewan Tatum, admitting that husband Channing Tatum likes her sans makeup, to PEOPLE
28 of 30
"I want to make mistakes. I want to make bad decisions and learn from them. That's the only way I'm going to grow."
— Kylie Jenner, on why she doesn't mind messing up, on Life of Kylie
29 of 30
"I'm not 100% sure if I broke it, or what, but it definitely was broken at a certain point, and I definitely have guilty feelings and memories about it, so I think I did break it, a little bit."
— Jason Ritter, on accidentally breaking his late dad John Ritter's Emmy, to PEOPLE
30 of 30
"Life is life. Life is beautiful. Life is tough sometimes though so let's try not looking down at someone unless we intend on helping them up."
— Mara Lane, revealing she and husband Jonathan Rhys Meyers suffered a miscarriage, on Instagram