antediluvian, who think of homosexuality as ungodly, who have little time for real freedom of expression, who routinely express anti-Semitic views, and who, in the case of the Muslim Diaspora, are -- it has to be said -- in many ways at odds with the cultures among which they live.
More Quotes from Salman Rushdie:One of the strange things that happens when you publish a book is that you begin ... to see what resonances it has for the readers, ... Sometimes you begin to understand your book a bit more.
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.
Books choose their authors; the act of creation is not entirely a rational and conscious one.
Meanwhile, it seems, the world is suffering from compassion fatigue,
I have a deep feeling for Kashmir, and I just had to write this book, ... But it's very hard to write about real events. It becomes unbearable. The challenge in writing this book was how do you write about these things bearably without sweetening the pill
I've been gradually reclaiming all kinds of freedoms over these years..,
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In youth the days are short and the years are long. In old age the years are short and day's long.
Pope Paul VI
But empirically I've come to understand that my photographs really don't do any harm.
I have a bunch of albums I would love to get re-released.