The irony is that the people who work hard for there to be food on our table, are the ones who hardly have food on theirs. Fisher folks who reside at the island in the middle of Laguna Lake, for instance, are being threatened to be robbed of their livelihood and their residence in the name of commercial development.
"You know what drives me crazy? People talking about how great technology is, how it saves all this time. But what good is saved time if nobody uses it? If it just turns into more busy work? I never hear anybody say, ‘With the time I’ve saved using my word processor, I’m gonna go to a Zen monastery and hang out.’"
"I mean, I always feel this pressure of being a strong and independent icon of womanhood, and not making it look like my whole life is revolving around some guy. But loving someone, and being loved means so much to me. I always make fun of it and stuff, but isn’t everything we do in life a way to be loved a little more?"