Political language. . . is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Quote by George Orwell
Man is the only creature that consumes without producing. He does not give milk, he...
Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil
What can you do against the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself, who gives...
Probably the battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton, but the opening...
The child thinks of growing old as an almost obscene calamity, which for some mysterious...
Myths which are believed in tend to become true.
When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.
Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one.
At fifty everyone has the face he deserves.
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they...
Oceania was at war with Eurasia; therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.
Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing.
In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues...
Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred,...
Mankind is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good...
A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still...
For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be...
Angels can fly because they take themselves lightly; devils fall because of their gravity.
For every moment of triumph, for every instance of beauty, many souls must be trampled.