Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four. If that is granted, all else follows.
Quote by George Orwell
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Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.
War is a way of shattering to pieces... materials which might otherwise be used to make the masses too comfortable and... too intelligent.
I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment.
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.
To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization.
As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for Socialism is its adherents.
If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face - forever.
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.
He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
Technology favors horrible people.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, and snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Americans are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.
I want to help children in Serbia and around the world so they can realize their dreams.
The day in 2004 when the radiologist told me I had invasive cancer, I walked down the hospital corridor looking for a phone to call my husband, and I could almost see the fear coming toward me like a big, black shadow.
Some broad themes brought me where I am today. At a very young age, my hobby became thinking and finding connections.
I've been left alone, even by the paparazzi, because what sells is sex and scandal. Absent that, they really don't have much interest in you. I'm still married, still working, still happy.
It makes little difference how many university courses or degrees a person may own. If he cannot use words to move an idea from one point to another, his education is incomplete.