"At this time in my life, I’m ready to accept or own a kind of romance and melancholy or melodrama that I wasn’t ready to reveal before. It was always there in my inner life as an artist, but I was too afraid to share it."
"We know in the Third World that rationality does not fix every problem. In the Third World we see things in a different way. You have to make your life out of chaos. You have to organize your life out of disorder. It’s a vain attempt to make sense (and I want to emphasize the word vain)."