Monday, June 11, 2012

Quote of the Day

Half of his bed was piled a foot high with books, so he could just roll over and pick one up. Books were specially printed for him. Sometimes the print run was two copies—one for the record, one for Mao.
Jung Chang (1952 - )
Chinese-born British writer and lecturer.
Referring to Mao Zedong and banned books in China.
Straits Times (Singapore), Interview