Zana Briski Quotes

Something very ugly to you as a person can look beautiful through the viewfinder, but being able to find that beauty, oftentimes, means seeing the humanity within the frame. If you turn that off completely, you don’t see at all.

You can’t use your camera as a shield against human suffering.

I’m used to being behind a camera. That’s much more natural for me. But if my life can inspire people, that’s what I have to do. My idea is to be of service.

I don’t believe in compromise, I believe there is a goal we are trying to reach.