Salman Rushdie Quotes (7 quotations)

1. 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

2. 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. - Salman Rushdie

3. Be sure that you go to the author to get at his meaning, not to find yours. - Salman Rushdie

4. It is very, very easy not to be offended by a book. You just have to shut it. - Salman Rushdie

5. Our lives teach us who we are. - Salman Rushdie

6. What distinguishes a great artist from a weak one is first their sensibility and tenderness; second, their imagination, and third, their industry. - Salman Rushdie

7. What one writer can make in the solitude of one room is something no power can easily destroy. - Salman Rushdie

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