Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.
Quote by George Orwell
George Orwell Quotes
Political language. . . is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and...
For a creative writer possession of the truth is less important than emotional sincerity.
On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not...
Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance...
One can love a child, perhaps, more deeply than one can love another adult, but...
(Mankind) is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good...
Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting...
The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass...
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act.
Myths which are believed in tend to become true.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me.
We have now sunk to a depth at which the restatement of the obvious is...
He who controls the past commands the future. He who commands the future conquers the...
Politics: The highest calling to the lowest falling.
We live in a world in which politics has replaced philosophy.