The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history.
Quote by George Orwell
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In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.
Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship.
The essential act of war is destruction, not necessarily of human lives, but of the products of human labor.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Oceania was at war with Eurasia therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.
Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.
The intellectual is different from the ordinary man, but only in certain sections of his personality, and even then not all the time.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.
The good is the beautiful.
I like to try to do a little work before I do anything in the morning, even if it's a paragraph.
Poetry is a freedom of choice and economy of voice.
I say quite deliberately that the Christian religion, as organized in its Churches, has been and still is the principal enemy of moral progress in the world.
I think there are opportunities for women in comedies - how zany is up to them.
The outcome of the war is in our hands the outcome of words is in the council.
I have to be alone very often. I'd be quite happy if I spent from Saturday night until Monday morning alone in my apartment. That's how I refuel.
Necessity never made a good bargain.
If indeed there's life after death, I sure will still be a poet.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.