"In another country, she would be a decent woman. Here, she begs and perhaps sells herself. Her tragedy is repeated a million times in this city. What then must we do? We must give them love."
"I sense a possibility. Could you be the unmet friend?"
"All real writers imagine."
"In the west, we want answers for everything. Everything is right or wrong, good or bad. But in the Wayang, no such final conclusions exist."
"Sometimes you can have a whole lifetime in a day and never notice that this is a beautiful as it gets."