Vojislav Maksimović, a professor of Yugoslav literature, used the decapitated head of a Muslim as a soccer ball. So I don’t have any illusions left about people or, for that matter, about nations. That’s why I don’t think a single nation exists that wouldn’t crucify Christ.
(Uit: Semezdin Mehmedinović, Sarajevo Blues (orig. , vert. Ammiel Alcalay). San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1998, 23)