I love Sufism as I love beautiful poetry, but it is not the answer. Sufism is like a mirage in the desert. It says to you, come and sit, relax and enjoy yourself for a while.
我喜欢苏菲派，因为我喜欢美丽的诗歌，但这不是答案. 苏菲主义就像沙漠中的海市rage楼. 它对您说，坐下来，放松一下，享受一会儿.
We used the Western style to express our own themes and stories. But don't forget that our heritage includes The Thousand and One Nights.
Sadat made us feel more secure.
I accepted the interviews and encounters that had to be held with the media, but I would have preferred to work in peace.
One effect that the Nobel Prize seems to have had is that more Arabic literary works have been translated into other languages.
History is full of people who went to prison or were burned at the stake for proclaiming their ideas. Society has always defended itself.
There are no heroes in most of my stories. I look at our society with a critical eye and find nothing extraordinary in the people I see.
According to Islamic principles, when a man is accused of heresy, he is given the choice between repentance and punishment.