He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the future.
Quote by George Orwell
Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing.
Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent.
In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible
Oceania was at war with Eurasia; therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection ï¿½ that one...
The Catholic and the Communist are alike in assuming that an opponent cannot be both...
We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to...
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one.
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who...
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism
One can love a child, perhaps, more deeply than one can love another adult, but...
Prolonged, indiscriminate reviewing of books is a quite exceptionally thankless, irritating and exhausting job. It...
We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class...
No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were...
At fifty everyone has the face he deserves.
But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.
Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a...