Kiran Desai the daughter of Anita Desai, is an Indian author who was also listed as one of 20 most influential women by The Economic Times in 2015. Born on 3 September, 1971 in Delhi, Kiran Desai spent the early years of her life in Pune and Mumbai. She won the 2006 Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Fiction Award for her internationally acclaimed novel – The inheritance of Loss.
Being the daughter of such a great Indian Novelist, Kiran Desai is a born storyteller. Her words and stories engage the readers in introspection and self-reflection. It urges the readers to reflect deep within their inner-self. Here are a few quotes, from the wordsmith of wonders which will make you want to unplug from your busy life and reflect upon yourself.