Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious.
Quote by George Orwell
George Orwell Quotes
We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class...
Probably the battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton, but the opening...
Not to expose your true feelings to an adult seems to be instinctive from the...
During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one.
Myths which are believed in tend to become true.
Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie... a dirty joke...
The nationalist not only does not disapprove of atrocities committed by his own side, but...
I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without...
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not...
It is almost universally felt that when we call a country democratic we are praising...
The books one reads in childhood, and perhaps most of all the bad and good...
For a creative writer possession of the ruth is less important than emotional sincerity.
Progress is not an illusion, it happens, but it is slow and invariably disappointing.
As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me.
Oceania was at war with Eurasia; therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.
Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it,...