In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Quote by George Orwell
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The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it.
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
The intellectual is different from the ordinary man, but only in certain sections of his personality, and even then not all the time.
Whatever is funny is subversive, every joke is ultimately a custard pie... a dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
Oceania was at war with Eurasia therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.
Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
War is a way of shattering to pieces... materials which might otherwise be used to make the masses too comfortable and... too intelligent.
War is the continuation of politics by other means.
Women, as they grow older, rely more and more on cosmetics. Men, as they grow older, rely more and more on a sense of humor.
At the New York Athletic Club they serve amazing food. People go there, get healthy, and then eat themselves to death - which is, I suppose, the right way to do it.
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.
I do not think we are ever going to be able to, for a long time, get the kind of quality of school personnel that we need in our schools, especially in the areas of science and math. One of the answers to that problem is to use more educational technology.
The power of visibility can never be underestimated.
The scenes on this field would have cured anybody of war.
In thinking about religion and society in the 21st century, we should broaden the conversation about faith from doctrinal debates to the larger question of how it might inspire us to strengthen the bonds of belonging that redeem us from our solitude, helping us to construct together a gracious and generous social order.
Maria is the best reason to come home.