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The 14 best celebrity quotes of 2014

In their own words.

1. Rory McIlroy

On ending his engagement to tennis player Caroline Wozniacki.

rorymcilroy Source: Brian Lawless/PA Wire/Press Association Images

2. Kanye West

Oh, just Kanye comparing his wife to a dinosaur.

kanye Source: Lionel Cironneau/AP/Press Association Images

3. Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea addresses a paparazzi photographer with this topical reference.

iggyebola Source: Andy Kropa/AP/Press Association Images

4. Gwyneth Paltrow

On her decision to split (“consciously uncouple”) from her husband Chris Martin.


5. Willow Smith

On how she likes to write her own novels.

willowsmith Source: Jordan Strauss/AP/Press Association Images

6. Twink

On the kidnapping of her dog Teddy Bear following the death of her dog Bertie Ahern. (Yep.)

twink Source: Julien Behal

7.  Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence speaks out about her nude photos being leaked.

jenniferlawrence Source: Joel Ryan

8. Idris Elba

The tweet that sent Twitter into a frenzy.

PA-19602526 Source: Jordan Strauss/AP/Press Association Images

9. Lupita Nyong’o

Accepting her Oscar for 12 Years A Slave and introducing “Your dreams are valid,” to the lexicon.

lupita Source: Ian West/PA Archive/Press Association Images

10. Kim Kardashian

On cropping her daughter out of a selfie.

kimkardashian Source: Jordan Strauss/AP/Press Association Images

11. Jessica Chastain

On why she couldn’t go to space, as if it were an actual possibility.

jessicachastain Source: Chris Pizzello/AP/Press Association Images

12. Matthew McConaughey

Disclosing who his personal hero is in his Oscar acceptance speech.

matthewmc Source: Richard Shotwell/AP/Press Association Images

13. Liam Payne

On claims that he was faking smiles in fan selfies.

liampayne Source: Mark Runnacles/PA Archive/Press Association Images

14. Mary Berry

On the time Danny Dyer licked her ear at the TV Choice Awards.

maryberry Source: Matt Crossick/EMPICS Entertainment


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Amy O'Connor

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