In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible
Quote by George Orwell
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
Oceania was at war with Eurasia; therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.
At fifty everyone has the face he deserves.
War is a way of shattering to pieces... materials which might otherwise be used to...
What can you do against the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself, who gives...
An autobiography is only to be trusted when it reveals something disgraceful. A man who...
Joyce is a poet and also an elephantine pedant.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues...
Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance...
Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be.
Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing.
We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class...
Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will...
He who controls the past commands the future. He who commands the future conquers the...
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.
I'm fat, but I'm thin inside... there's a thin man inside every fat man.
Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war...
One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes a...
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to...