"In a sense, there's a great truth to that, but, also I was a great reader."
"The Empress has been connected with the ideas of universal fecundity and in a general sense with activity."
"I was an Indian with zero sense of caste till I was 20. That's an unusual privilege but it came out of the fact that I was a middle-class Bengali."
"Having a daughter has reawakened my sense of feminism. I want to protect her."
"I would still describe China as a vast, invigorating puzzle that will never make sense to my western upbringing."
"You get a sense of how the show works and then let your personality take over."
"Escapism makes a lot of intuitive sense - whisk people away from their cares with stories of a better life."
"I've had 'Spanish Flea' stuck in my head since 1998, so in a subjective sense, that is the song that's playing whenever I enter a room."