” A poet’s work is to name the unnameable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world, and stop it going to sleep. “


” A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it, or offer your own version in return. “


” I do not need the idea of God to explain the world I live in. “


” In this world without quiet corners, there can be no easy escapes from history, from hullabaloo, from terrible, unquiet fuss. “


” Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images, they fight for the same territory. “



All 5 Salman Rushdie Quotes about World in picture


A poet
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it, or offer your own version in return.
I do not need the idea of God to explain the world I live in.
In this world without quiet corners, there can be no easy escapes from history, from hullabaloo, from terrible, unquiet fuss.
Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images, they fight for the same territory.

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