Abir Mukherjee’s Top 5 Popular and Famous Quotes

Five of My Favourite Abir Mukherjee Quotes 

Quotes, who doesn’t love a good quote? This series of articles we look at Top 5 Famous Quotes by Author George Orwell, author quotes are always a challenge and fun to pick, with George Orwell you will find my ten favourites of George Orwell’s quotes. 

Popular Quotes

“We could only control India through force of arms, but force was useless against a people who didn’t fight back; because you couldn’t kill people like that without killing a part of yourself too.”
Abir Mukherjee, Smoke and Ashes

 “Abominable business this MacAuley affair,’ said Peters to no one in particular. ‘Absolutely dreadful,’ tutted Mrs Tebbit. ‘It makes you wonder if any of us are safe in our beds.’ I could have pointed out that MacAuley hadn’t been murdered in his bed, but five miles away in an alley behind a whore house.”

Abir Mukherjee, A Rising Man

“Oh, you’re much more than a taxi service, Sam,” said Taggert.

“Think of yourselves as providing a chauffeur service with menaces.”
Abir Mukherjee, Smoke and Ashes

 “I’d never been one to give up on lost causes, maybe because I was one myself.”
Abir Mukherjee, Smoke and Ashes

 “… but I got the feeling that in Dawson’s case, saving his life only

made him resent me more. Not that I cared. To me it didn’t

matter if it was Dawson, Kaiser Wilhelm or even the Devil

himself who’d been lying wounded in the room. I have gone

back for anyone, because you don’t leave a man to the gas.”
Abir Mukherjee

5 Famous Quotes by Author Abir Mukherjee

So there you have it my five favourite quotes by Abir Mukherjee, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author Abir Mukherjee.  Furthermore, if you find any Authors not covered for there, top 5 quotes let me know and I will review their works and find some of their best quotes as has been done here for Abir Mukherjee. 


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