No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were altogether unhappy.
Quote by George Orwell
As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for Socialism is its adherents.
The nationalist not only does not disapprove of atrocities committed by his own side, but...
Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance...
Progress is not an illusion, it happens, but it is slow and invariably disappointing.
Liberal: a power worshipper without power.
As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for Socialism is its adherents
Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life...
All political thinking for years past has been vitiated in the same way. People can...
(Mankind) is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good...
One cannot really be a Catholic and grown up.
We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class...
Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie... a dirty joke...
Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not...
An autobiography is only to be trusted when it reveals something disgraceful. A man who...
War is Peace Freedom is Slavery Ignorance is Strength
Joyce is a poet and also an elephantine pedant.
In our time political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible.
We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than...
Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.