Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.
Quote by George Orwell
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Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.
There is hardly such a thing as a war in which it makes no difference who wins. Nearly always one side stands more of less for progress, the other side more or less for reaction.
Four legs good, two legs bad.
Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness.
War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie... a dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.
If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face - forever.
If you do a trick and it doesn't work out, that can stick with you. I like to go back, nail the trick, and, 'OK, I'm cool, it's all good.'
Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.
We'll love you just the way you are if you're perfect.
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
Focus on the mind and the soul. Read. Study. Enrol in a course of lectures. Pray. Become a member of a religious congregation. Study the Bible or other ancient works of wisdom.
The world is full of a lot of fear and a lot of negativity, and a lot of judgment. I just think people need to start shifting into joy and happiness. As corny as it sounds, we need to make a shift.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.
Mr. President, you were elected to lead. You chose to follow. And now it's time for you to get out of the way.
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.