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Amish Tripathi

Indian,  Author
Total Quotes : 51
Music Celebrate Devotion

Creating music is a wonderful way to celebrate our devotion for Lord Shiva.

- Amish Tripathi

Believe Fiction Before

I never really wanted to be a writer. I know it sounds strange, but I honestly believe that I didn't pick the story; the story has picked me. I've written absolutely no fiction before 'The Immortals of Meluha.' Not even a short story in school - absolutely nothing.

- Amish Tripathi

Simple Want Advisable

I believe if you want to convey a complex philosophy, it's advisable to keep it simple: day-to-day lingo.

- Amish Tripathi

Karma Rest Author

As a writer, it's important to stay true to your story without giving a hoot about publishers, critics and readers. You should do your karma as an author the way you want to, and rest is up to God.

- Amish Tripathi

Best Lord Fictional

If you have to write a fictional adventure to convey a philosophy of evil, the best person is the destroyer of evil himself, Lord Shiva.

- Amish Tripathi

Always Been Voracious

I loved history in my school days, and I have always been a voracious reader. But in India, you end up doing MBA, engineering or medicine.

- Amish Tripathi

Very Happier Author

I was a very happy banker, but I feel happier as an author.

- Amish Tripathi

I Am Hours Disciplined

I am a disciplined person. When I am writing, I write for 7-8 hours.

- Amish Tripathi

Own Read Though

Even though many Indians can read or speak English, for most, it is not their first language. At the office, we speak in English, but we consume our culture in our own language.

- Amish Tripathi

My Life Why Turned

He has turned my life around by 180 degrees, I still don't understand why Shiva has blessed me so much. I believe he'll bless the worst of us first because we need it the most.

- Amish Tripathi

Give Voracious Reader

I am a voracious reader, so it's difficult for me to give a list of my favourite authors of all time.

- Amish Tripathi

India Like Makes

The youth in India tend to be rebellious, as with everywhere else, and that makes Shiva exciting. He has the rebellious qualities that the youths like.

- Amish Tripathi

Marketing Market Afford

A writer can't afford to just focus on writing and leave marketing aside in today's competitive market.

- Amish Tripathi

Ideas Outside Industry

In any industry, the people with the freshest ideas usually come from outside.

- Amish Tripathi

Thought Never Actually

I never thought my ideas would actually get published.

- Amish Tripathi

Achieve Career Some

With due apologies to Shakespeare, some people are born writers, some people achieve it after a lot of hard work, some people have a writing career thrust upon them. I am in that last group.

- Amish Tripathi

Wealth Give Given

There is a wealth of readership for regional language literature in India that is not given importance. We must give respect to our own languages.

- Amish Tripathi

Always Been Agent

Anuj Bahari has always been a really good literary agent for me. What a good agent does is that he manages many of your business aspects so you can keep your time free for writing.

- Amish Tripathi

Doing Lucky Wealthy

I'm one of those lucky guys making a living out of something I really enjoy doing. That's a blessing. But you never know. What if my subsequent book series flops? I don't come from a wealthy background, so I'd be left with no choice. I'd have to go back into banking!

- Amish Tripathi

Myself Think Comparing

I don't think I'm any competition to the already-existing canon of writers in Kannada. How can I ever even think of comparing myself?

- Amish Tripathi