To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization.
Quote by George Orwell
George Orwell Quotes
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act.
As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me.
At fifty everyone has the face he deserves.
If you have embraced a creed which appears to be free from the ordinary dirtiness...
Four legs good, two legs bad.
Throughout recorded time... there have been three kinds of people in the world, the High,...
One can love a child, perhaps, more deeply than one can love another adult, but...
In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues...
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth.
I sometimes think that the price of liberty is not so much eternal vigilance as...
For a creative writer possession of the ruth is less important than emotional sincerity.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they...
Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.
Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.
Progress is not an illusion, it happens, but it is slow and invariably disappointing.
A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still...
If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human...
Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie... a dirty joke...
Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious.