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Salman Rushdie



    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.

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    Most of what matters in your life takes place in your absence.

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

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    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.

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