India will not function if you do not believe in unity in diversity.
I felt it was a privilege that I came from such a rich background. I had the best of both worlds. My mother was a Shia Muslim, while my father was a janoi-clad man. He never pretended to be secular.
A true artist is one who, even after doing a lot, he reminds himself that he hasn't done anything.
Questioning authority can hardly be called our national pastime. We even make a philosophy out of fear. Fatalism, destiny, karma... are the favourite cultural holes we hide in when authority flogs us. And what's our tragedy.
The world is not a static place. People change, evolve.