"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."
"The interesting thing about the group of dummies that I had made by a ventriloquist in the early ‘90s is that they’re all identical. I think in total, I made eight and they’re absolutely identical except for different suits of clothing."
- Laurie Simmons