• When you fly high people will throw stones at you. Don't look down. Just fly higher so the stones won't reach you.
    When you fly high people will throw stones at you. Don't look down. Just fly higher so the stones won't reach you.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat
  • Heard Sensor Board trimmed kiss length in a Bond movie. Wonder how they decide? They all watch and mid-way say "Boss, ab yeh jyada ho gaya."
    ~ Chetan Bhagat, On censorship in India
  • Ah, the perks of Socialism. You get to be righteous with no accountability.
    Ah, the perks of Socialism. You get to be righteous with no accountability.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat
  • The only conversion I want to see is India turning into a developed country.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat, on religious conversions by RSS in India in 2014 and 2015
  • Ministers who are working 16 hours a day don't make news. Politicians who say stupid things do. What are we incentivising our leaders to do?
    ~ Chetan Bhagat
  • Don't be afraid of risk. Be afraid of not following your heart.
    Don't be afraid of risk. Be afraid of not following your heart.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat
  • Be so busy improving yourself that you have no time to criticize other.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat
  • Education system is run by people with little industry experience. Sports by those who have never played. And then we say we have a problem.
    Education system is run by people with little industry experience. Sports by those who have never played. And then we say we have a problem.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat, on systemic problems in India
  • Remember meeting shy IIT juniors at 2 States book launch, saying sir we run a small e-bookstore. I said what's the name? They said Flipkart.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat, on the rise of the e-commerce giant
  • Anna is sweet and all but it's sad the only time people take him seriously is when he is hungry.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat, on Anna Hazare undertaking yet another fast for the Janlokpal Bill