I would say seeing the original Yardbirds with Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page at the old Fillmore was a pretty influence on me.

Ronnie Montrose

When you become a 'public person,' I find it very difficult to keep following social media. It is too harsh, too violent. I only read newspapers online.

Leila Slimani

I don't think there's any for not being able to put on a beautiful product and make yourself feel fabulous. Just have some key pieces in your wardrobe that aren't seasonal.

Emilia Wickstead

Naturally healthy can sustain coffee crops for generations to come. All of this contributes to the quality of the bean.

Rohan Marley

Any idiot can face a crisis – it's day to day living that wears you out.

Anton Chekhov

When women do take on traditionally male subjects, certain male colleagues can seem affronted that a woman has dared to trespass on their subject. I could given you dozens of examples, but here's one: Max Hastings's review in the 'Sunday Times' in 2009 of Miranda Carter's book 'The Three Emperors'.

Amanda Foreman