Yalini: In Sri Lanka when you fall and you hurt yourself, you smile. Here, if you smile too much, people think that you don't understand them or that you're mocking them.

Dheepan: The war is not over, but for me... it's over.

Yalini: Lord Ganesh, spare us misfortune, make things go well here.

Dheepan: Trouble isn't in my interest.