Celeb Quotes of the Day: John Mayer, Reese Witherspoon & More
"Yeah, I checked in with it. It's definitely odd to watch your ex-girlfriend asleep."
— John Mayer, revealing that he watched Katy Perry's 96-hour live stream, on Watch What Happens Live
"I thought, 'That is my hero, that is the kind of woman I want to be.' "
— Reese Witherspoon, on watching Nicole Kidman in one of her very first films, Dead Calm, at the Gotham Awards
"William and I are absolutely thrilled."
— Kate Middleton, on her and husband Prince William's reaction to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement news, to reporters at the Foundling Museum
"One of the almost irresistible impulses you have when you lose is to somehow justify why you lost and how you were mistreated: 'I did the right thing! I did!' The hardest thing to do is to just shut up."
— John McCain, criticizing Hillary Clinton's recent campaign memoir, What Happened, to Esquire
"I woke up trying to catch my breath, like I was underwater. But through that whole thing I saw life — I saw where I would be if I don’t change, and where I could be if I did."
— Timbaland, revealing he nearly overdosed on painkillers, to Rolling Stone
"I wanted to be beautiful for someone. I wanted to be beautiful. I thought that these things made me beautiful to this person. So I was afraid to let it go because I was trying to save something that was already dead."
— Mary J. Blige, on why she was hesitant to go makeup-free for her role in Mudbound, on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors
"She's like an irreplaceable member of the family, but the whole world feels that way. We are all sort of mourning her."
— Mark Hamill, on his late Star Wars costar, Carrie Fisher, on The Ellen DeGeneres Show
"On a day like today, three years ago our lives changed forever. We went from being two to four in just 2 minutes."
— Zoë Saldana, celebrating her twin sons' third birthday, on Instagram
"I didn't want to get sucked back into another project. All my life, I've mouthed off about how I should stop acting, and I don’t know why it was different this time, but the impulse to quit took root in my, and that became a compulsion. It was something I had to do."
— Daniel Day-Lewis, on why he decided to quit acting, to W Magazine
"I want to get a farm. I want to be, like, milking goats."
— Jennifer Lawrence, on what she'll be doing during her break, to ELLE
"The very first time we met."
— Prince Harry, on how he knew Meghan Markle was the one, to reporters at their engagement photocall
"I used to pray that one of you guys would have a baby. And now it's like a faucet that that we turned on and it won't turn off, so the fact that I have all these grandchildren — it's been the most amazing journey to watch your kids [have kids]. It's truly the meaning of life."
— Kris Jenner, getting emotional about her daughters' pregnancies, on Keeping Up with the Kardashians
"I think he's missing a little bit of his old life."
—Ivana Trump, on ex-husband Donald Trump running for president again, on The Ray D'Arcy Show
"Just so y'all know I taught my big sister about Cardi B today."
— Tiffany Haddish, on meeting Barbra Streisand, on Twitter
"You can't change your face. You can’t change your parents. You can't change any of those things."
— Willow Smith, on being born famous, to Girlgaze
"It's going to be in my mind and my soul for the rest of my life."
— Eddie Montgomery, on bandmate Troy Gentry's death, to PEOPLE
"It was irresponsible for me to make generalized statements about a very serious topic, such as sexual harassment, as it is not my place to speak out anyone else's experiences."
— Stassi Schroeder, apologizing for controversial #MeToo comments, on Twitter
"On stage, doing stand up comedy, people don’t care what you look like or where you come from. If you can make them laugh, they will listen to you. That has been an empowering outlet for me."
— Selene Luna, on combatting little person stereotypes, to PEOPLE