Jim Quotes in The Reluctant Fundamentalist
“… I get where you’re coming from Changez. You’re hungry, and that’s a good thing in my book.”
I was aware of an advantage conferred upon me by my foreignness, and I tried to utilize it as much as I could.
“The economy’s an animal,” Jim continued. “It evolves. First it needed muscle. Now all the blood it could spare was rushing to its brain. That’s where I wanted to be. In finance. In the coordination business. And that’s where you are. You’re blood brought from some part of the body that the species doesn’t need anymore. The tailbone. Like me.”