Am Beschränken / Confine Etwas / Anything Gehen / Going Ich bin / I Am Krieg / War Malerei / Painting Mehr / More Mich selber / Myself Noch nie / Never Politik / Politics Politiker / Politicians Schreiben / Writing Soll / Shall Über / Over Vollständig / Entirely
We have no control over the outcome of anything. Like the planet and global warming, we don't control that. If politicians want a war we don't control that. Acts of terrorism, we can't control them.
I have, never, ever once, ever gotten anything from any politician I've ever helped. Not one thing.
I am not a natural singer, but I can sing, and probably the way I sing is more imitative than from myself, which is why I am never going to be an amazing recording artist.
I've entered politics the moment I marked my finger with the electoral voting mark. So I've entered politics, but I am not a politician. I am doing my duty as a citizen of India.
I end up writing about all kinds of things. I never make an attempt to write about anything in particular. I don't have a little list of topics to write about.
I shall never be a heretic; I may err in dispute, but I do not wish to decide anything finally; on the other hand, I am not bound by the opinions of men.
I never became a writer for the money. I am a poet first. Even getting published is a miracle for poets.
The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.
To be an Indian writer is to write, necessarily and inevitably, about politics, so it was a given that the story of the Ghoshes, the family at the centre of 'The Lives of Others,' should have a political soul.