Quotes of the Week: Kylie Verzosa on diversity, Jericho Rosales on soap operas + more
The city's most interesting sound bites.
(SPOT.ph) Is the country really breaking ties with the U.S. and are we now chums with China? We're confused. Meanwhile, a long weekend is upon us and for celebs, that means it’s time for some introspection. In other big news, we bagged the crown for Miss International!
Here are the rest of the week's highlights, in quotes!
"It is with developing in each of us sensitivity to other cultures that we expand our horizons, tolerate differences, and appreciate diversity." - Miss International 2016 Kylie Verzosa's speech during the Top 15 portion of the pageant.
“Our President has pressed the reset button (and) we Filipinos are excited for positive change.” – Sen. Pia Cayetano on the president.
“Today, Jessie Vargas is the most important fight of my career.” – Manny Pacquiao on his next fight.
“Ang sayang tignan na lahat ay nag-grow, lahat nag-heal na.” – Maja Salvador on Kim Chiu and Gerald Anderson’s reunion project.
Time heals all wounds.
“I hope to help elevate the quality of soap operas in the Philippines.” – Jericho Rosales on the Philippine entertainment industry.
We’re counting on you, Echo.
“I’m really happy for her. Sana, magawa nila lahat ng dreams nila. I’m glad they’re settling down.” – Chito Miranda on Kaye Abad getting married.
Maturity level 110.
“I’m aiming to be a role model for children.” – Andre Paras on fame.
“It’s tricky to draw a line between your friends and being a director.” – Raymond Gutierrez on directing It Girls starring Georgina Wilson, Anne Curtis, Solenn Heussaff, and Liz Uy.
“As long as I know na wala naman akong ginawang masama, I’d rather stay out of it.” – Janella Salvador on her alleged involvement in the Janine Gutierrez-Elmo Magalona split.
So much drama!
“We just want to keep it down low pretty much but yeah, I've been seeing Pia.” – Marlon Stockinger confirming that he's been seeing Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach.
Art by Warren Espejo, with photos from PEP.ph, screenshots from Facebook fan pages, various TV show videos, news clips, and images used by fans in YouTube slideshow videos.