"The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation."

Monica Drake, Clown Girl

"Wait for someone who bumps mouths clumsily with yours cos they’re too busy smiling to kiss you properly. Yeah. Wait for that."

Azra Tabassum

"It was like hell. But after being in hell, hell became comfortable. If I go to hell again, I think I’ll be prepared."

Kim Hanbin

"Looking at yourself in a mirror isn’t exactly a study of life."

Lauren Bacall

"Here is a test to find out whether your mission in life is complete. If you’re alive, it isn’t."

Lauren Bacall