"I don't want any loans anymore. I was fine without money and without debt. Now that I am in debt I am so stressed I can't sleep."
"I once travelled up the Wae Aweng River and I was really startled that I could not find one single big tree there."
"It was my worst ever Christmas and New Year holidays. I went home not realising what was in store for me."
I want to tell you that we can be friends. We are similar to normal kids.
Many Indian drugs are ten times cheaper and as good as those marketed by MNCs. I myself have been using an Indian brand for chronic stomach problems and find it quite effective.
We went to each other's homes, tried out the pumps and even tasted the water to find out whose pump had the sweetest water. Suddenly, we all seemed to have so much spare time.
An accident in a plant can cause hundreds of death through radiation
contamination. Also, there is the threat of nuclear arms proliferation. We will oppose any move in Japan to expand this energy.
If you interfere in our internal affairs, your head will be cut off
and our people will crush you and poison you. Be careful, danger is
everywhere for you.
"There are no ghosts here. If there are indeed ghosts, I'd be the first one to be haunted, because I was here when it happened, and afterwards I was still here, touching and moving dead bodies. I assure you, I have never seen even one restless spirit."
"Tourists who visit Bangkok want to see temples, not taste street food... We can't promote tourism with them around, because we need to show the international world that Bangkok is a clean city, even though street food is a part of Thai life. These vendors cannot expect to have total freedom at the cost of cleanliness and order. They should have more discipline."