• Women, including menstruating women, must have the right to enter everywhere including temples, mosques, churches, synagogues, gurdwaras.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen
  • Someone just said that India is a very tolerant country. The proof is here: No one who set price on Taslima's head was punished.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen
  • A million thanks to Michelle Obama for not wearing a veil in Saudi Arabia. It is necessary to disrespect Saudi's rigid repressive rule.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen
  • Ask mullah why they issue fatwas against me- do they read my books? No. Can they show lines that hurt their sentiments? No.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen, on facing bans from religious groups
  • Free speech is like rape in India. Politicians and intellectuals don't defend everyone's free speech like they don't condemn every rape.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen, on free speech
  • Now pacemakers are available for brains. Wish there were some peacemakers for brains.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen, on violence and hate
  • Everybody has the right to blaspheme.<br />
on free speech
    Everybody has the right to blaspheme.
    on free speech
    ~ Taslima Nasreen
  • Homosapien sucks. I wish I could change myself to another species.
    Writer, on humanity
    ~ Taslima Nasreen
  • I have been writing for women's empowerment for almost three decades. Now three empowered women made my life hell - Khaleda, Hasina, Mamata.
    ~ Taslima Nasreen
  • My maid laughs at me. She thinks I am poor and stupid because I do not use mobile phones.
    ~ on the ubiquitous nature of mobile phones
    ~ Taslima Nasreen
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