Rushdie quotes

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I don't think it is given to any of us to be impertinent to great religions with impunity.
Reality is a question of perspective; the further you get from the past, the more concrete and plausible it seems--but as you appr ...
Names, once they are in common use, quickly become mere sounds, their etymology being buried, like so many of the earth's marvels, ...
Such is the miraculous nature of the future of exiles: what is first uttered in the impotence of an overheated apartment becomes t ...
I don't think it is always necessary to take up the anti-colonial--or is it post- colonial?--cudgels against English. What seems t ...
Whores and writers, Mahound. We are the people you can't forgive.
I hate admitting that my enemies have a point.
Sometimes legends make reality, and become more useful than the facts.
The real risks for any artist are taken ... in pushing the work to the limits of what is possible, in the attempt to increase the ...
We must conclude that it is not only a particular political ideology that has failed, but the idea that men and women could ever d ...
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