The child thinks of growing old as an almost obscene calamity, which for some mysterious reason will never happen to itself. All who have passed the age of thirty are joyless grotesques, endlessly fussing about things of no importance and…
Quote by George Orwell
War is Peace Freedom is Slavery Ignorance is Strength
As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me.
Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility.
Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious.
Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war...
He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the...
If you have embraced a creed which appears to be free from the ordinary dirtiness...
We of the sinking middle class may sink without further struggles into the working class...
The best books... are those that tell you what you know already.
A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
There are some ideas so wrong that only a very intelligent person could believe in...
To a surprising extent the war-lords in shining armor, the apostles of the martial virtues,...
A family with the wrong members in control; that, perhaps, is as near as one...
Progress is not an illusion, it happens, but it is slow and invariably disappointing.
(Mankind) is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good...
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth.
One cannot really be a Catholic and grown up.
As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for Socialism is its adherents.
The Catholic and the Communist are alike in assuming that an opponent cannot be both...
Four legs good, two legs bad.