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All Quotes by author - George Orwell
" A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion. "
" Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket. "
" A family with the wrong members in control; that, perhaps, is as near as one can come to describing England in a phrase. "
" All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. "
" All political thinking for years past has been vitiated in the same way. People can foresee the future only when it coincides with their own wishes, and the most grossly obvious facts can be ignored when they are unwelcome. "
" All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting. "
" As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me. "
" As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for Socialism is its adherents. "
" At fifty everyone has the face he deserves. "
" A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still felt that man is nobler than the forces which destroy him. "
" Big Brother is watching you. "
" But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought. "
" Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing. "
" Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them. "
" Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it. "
" Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper. "
" Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility. "
" Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war but as an act of self-defense against a homicidal maniac. "
" For a creative writer possession of the 'truth' is less important than emotional sincerity. "
" Four legs good, two legs bad. "
" Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four. If that is granted, all else follows. "
" Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. "
" Good writing is like a windowpane. "
" Happiness can exist only in acceptance. "
" He was an embittered atheist, the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve in God as personally dislike Him. "
" I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment. "
" If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear. "
" If you have embraced a creed which appears to be free from the ordinary dirtiness of politics - a creed from which you yourself cannot expect to draw any material advantage - surely that proves that you are in the right? "
" If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face - forever. "
" I'm fat, but I'm thin inside... there's a thin man inside every fat man. "
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