I went through a period when I felt my film characters were having more fun than I was. It might partly explain why I ended up tattooed or doing certain extreme things in my life.
I am a strong believer that without justice, there is no peace. No lasting peace, anyway.
Life comes with many challenges. The ones that should not scare us are the ones we can take on and take control of.
My mother was a full-time mother. She didn't have much of her own career, her own life, her own experiences... everything was for her children. I will never be as good a mother as she was. She was just grace incarnate. She was the most generous, loving - she's better than me.
Andre Dubus III