"If we want everything to stay as it is, everything will have to change."
– from The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lamedusa
"The crisis takes a much longer time coming than you think, and then it happens much faster than you would have thought, and that's sort of exactly the Mexican story. It took forever and then it took a night."
– Rudiger Dornbusch
(Very prophetic if you're able to read the meaning....SOC.Ed)