Sir Salman Rushdie

(1947 / Mumbai)

Sir Salman Rushdie Quotes

  • ''A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.''
    Salman Rushdie (b. 1947), Indian-born British author. Quoted in Independent on Sunday (London, Feb. 4, 1990).
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  • ''Doubt, it seems to me, is the central condition of a human being in the twentieth century.''
    Salman Rushdie (b. 1947), Indian-born British author. Quoted in Observer (London, Feb. 19, 1989).
  • ''Literature is where I go to explore the highest and lowest places in human society and in the human spirit, where I hope to find not absolute truth but the truth of the tale, of the imagination and of the heart.''
    Salman Rushdie (b. 1947), Indian-born British author. Quoted in Observer (London, February 19, 1989).
  • ''Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images; they fight for the same territory.''
    Salman Rushdie (b. 1947), Indian-born British author. Quoted in Observer (London, February 19, 1989).
  • ''Where there is no belief, there is no blasphemy.''
    Salman Rushdie (b. 1948), Indian-born-British author. "Return to Jahilia," The Satanic Verses (1988).
  • ''If you want to tell the untold stories, if you want to give voice to the voiceless, you've got to find a language. Which goes for film as well as prose, for documentary as well as autobiography. Use the wrong language, and you're dumb and blind.''
    Salman Rushdie (b. 1948), Indian-born British author. "Songs Don't Know the Score," Guardian (London, January 12, 1987). Book review.

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The Marriage Of Poor Kim Kardashian

The marriage of poor Kim Kardashian
Was krushed like a kar in a krashian.
Her Kris kried, 'Not fair!
Why kan't I keep my share?'
But Kardashian fell klean outa fashian.

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