A family with the wrong members in control; that, perhaps, is as near as one can come to describing England in a phrase.
Quote by George Orwell
George Orwell Quotes
To a surprising extent the war-lords in shining armor, the apostles of the martial virtues,...
A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still...
Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear
In our time political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible.
In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth.
To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about...
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act.
Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
War is a way of shattering to pieces... materials which might otherwise be used to...
Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it,...
He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the...
A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
Big Brother is watching you.
Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will...
He was an embittered atheist, the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve...
If the Prodigal Son's a parable, and if Adam and Eve are metaphors, then maybe...
The general interest of the masses might take the place of the insight of genius...