Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Quotes (1 quote)
“They are no longer the same because I myself am no longer the same. India always changes people, and I have been no exception.”
―Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Heat and Dust, Chapter 1
Aphorisms (1994 edition), Ariadne Pr
Epistulae ex Ponto ("Letters from the Black Sea"), Book I
“Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.”
The New Statesman (1933-02-25)
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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Born: May 7, 1927 (age 90)
Bio: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, CBE is a Booker prize-winning novelist, short story writer, and two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter. She is perhaps best known for her long collaboration with Merchant Ivory Productions, made up of director James Ivory and the late producer Ismail Merchant. Their films won six Academy Awards.
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