Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war but as an act of self-defense against a homicidal maniac.
Quote by George Orwell
George Orwell Quotes
War is war. The only good human being is a dead one.
But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.
Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.
Political chaos is connected with the decay of language... one can probably bring about some...
A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give...
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
He was an embittered atheist, the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve...
The atmosphere of orthodoxy is always damaging to prose, and above all it is completely...
Myths which are believed in tend to become true.
Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.
Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear
Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.
All writers are vain, selfish and lazy, and at the very bottom of their motives...
The aim of a joke is not to degrade the human being, but to remind...
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they...
Probably the battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton, but the opening...
We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the...
Liberal: a power worshipper without power.
Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing.