Salman Rushdie Quote

As I look back, I feel a touch of pride at my younger self's dedication to literature, which gave him the strength of mind to resist the blandishments of the enemies of promise. The sirens of ad-land sang sweetly and seductively, but I thought of Odysseus lashing himself to the mast of his ship, and somehow stayed on course.


Midnight's Children (ed. Random House, 2010) - ISBN: 9780307744111

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As I look back, I feel a touch of pride at my younger self's dedication to literature, which gave him the strength of mind to resist the...

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As I look back, I feel a touch of pride at my younger self's dedication to literature, which gave him the strength of mind to resist the...

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As I look back, I feel a touch of pride at my younger self's dedication to literature, which gave him the strength of mind to resist the...

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As I look back, I feel a touch of pride at my younger self's dedication to literature, which gave him the strength of mind to resist the...