In my family as in most middle-class Indian families I knew when I was growing up science and mathematics were held in awe.

Aravind Adiga Science Quote

Indians mock their corrupt politicians relentlessly but they regard their honest politicians with silent suspicion. The first thing they do when they hear of a supposedly ‘clean’ politician is to grin. It is a cliche that honest politicians in India tend to have dishonest sons who collect money from people seeking an audience with Dad.

Aravind Adiga Dad Quote