Bharati Mukherjee Quotes and its meanings

Bharati Mukherjee has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Alone Happiness Imagination Wedding

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What does Bharati Mukherjee write about?

Bharati Mukherjee has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about alone, happiness, imagination & wedding. People always share Alone quotes, Happiness quotes, imagination & wedding from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Bharati Mukherjee?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Bharati Mukherjee.

  • I had never walked on the street alone when I was growing up in Calcutta, up to age 20. I had never handled money. You know, there was always a couple of bodyguards behind me, who took care if I wanted... I needed pencils for school, I needed a notebook, they were the ones who were taking out the money. I was constantly guarded.
  • As a bookish child in Calcutta, I used to thrill to the adventures of bad girls whose pursuit of happiness swept them outside the bounds of social decency. Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Emma Bovary and Anna Karenina lived large in my imagination. The naughty girls of Hollywood films flirted and knew how to drive.
  • I had a 2-week courtship with a fellow student in the fiction workshop in Iowa and a 5-minute wedding in a lawyer's office above the coffee shop where we'd been having lunch that day. And so I sent a cable to my father saying, 'By the time you get this, Daddy, I'll already be Mrs. Blaise!'