Quotes by Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini is an Afghan-born American novelist and physician. After graduating from college, he worked as a doctor in California, a predicament that he likened to "an arranged marriage." He has published three novels, most notably his 2003 debut The Kite Runner, all of which are at least partially set in Afghanistan and feature an Afghan as the protagonist.

The best Quotes and Sayings

I have this almost pathological fear of boring the reader.

WritingKhaled Hosseini

Reading is an active, imaginative act; it takes work.

ReadingKhaled Hosseini

I think that to fully appreciate baseball, it helps to have been born in the U.S.

BaseballKhaled Hosseini

Afghan people are just so tired of war.

AfghanistanKhaled Hosseini

But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie.

Khaled Hosseini in The Kite Runner

There is only one sin, and that is theft. When you tell a lie, you steal someones right to the truth.

Lies, TruthKhaled Hosseini in The Kite Runner