Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance life is suffering, and only the very young or very foolish imagine otherwise
Quote by George Orwell
The best books... are those that tell you what you know already.
No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were...
A man receiving charity always hates his benefactor- it is a fixed characteristic of human...
So much of left-wing thought is a kind of playing with fire by people who...
Nationalism is power hunger tempered by self-deception.
Not to expose your true feelings to an adult seems to be instinctive from the...
I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without...
All writers are vain, selfish and lazy, and at the very bottom of their motives...
He who controls the past commands the future. He who commands the future conquers the...
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act.
The nationalist not only does not disapprove of atrocities committed by his own side, but...
Political language. . . is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and...
We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than...
Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
War is Peace Freedom is Slavery Ignorance is Strength
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
Liberal: a power worshipper without power.
Political chaos is connected with the decay of language... one can probably bring about some...