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
At fifty everyone has the face he deserves.
One can love a child, perhaps, more deeply than one can love another adult, but...
The intellectual is different from the ordinary man, but only in certain sections of his...
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism
Good writing is like a windowpane.
Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one.
As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me.
Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie... a dirty joke...
One cannot really be a Catholic and grown up.
Four legs good, two legs bad.
The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it.
On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not...
Many people genuinely do not want to be saints, and it is probable that some...
In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues...
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they...
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth.
The aim of a joke is not to degrade the human being, but to remind...
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.
Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will...
Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing.