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George Orwell

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GEORGE ORWELL
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil
GEORGE ORWELL
So long as I remain alive and well I shall continue to feel strongly about prose style, to love the ...
GEORGE ORWELL
Man serves the interests of no creature except himself.
GEORGE ORWELL
Suddenly, by the sort of violent effort with which one wrenches one's head away from the pillow in a...
GEORGE ORWELL
In the past the need for a hierarchal form of society has been the doctrine specifically of the High...
GEORGE ORWELL
You will see me, where there is no darkness.
GEORGE ORWELL
Don't you see that the whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the range of thought? In the end we shall ...
GEORGE ORWELL
The greatest enemy of clear language is insincerity.
GEORGE ORWELL
Processions, meetings, military parades, lectures, waxwork displays, film shows, telescreen programs...
GEORGE ORWELL
The educated man pictures a horde of submen, wanting only a day's liberty to loot his house, burn hi...
GEORGE ORWELL
Winston Churchill could not definitely remember a time when his country had not been at war.
GEORGE ORWELL
En cierto sentido, la visión del mundo que tenía el Partido se imponía con éxito a gente incapaz...
GEORGE ORWELL
La Lo­te­ría, con su re­par­to se­ma­nal de enor­mes pre­mios, era el único acon­te­ci­...
GEORGE ORWELL
El pa­sa­do había sido bo­rra­do, se había ol­vi­da­do que había sido bo­rra­do y de ese...
GEORGE ORWELL
Si que­da­ba al­gu­na es­pe­ran­za, debía estar en los pro­les, por­que solo en esas masas...
GEORGE ORWELL
Outside, even through the shut window-pane, the world looked cold.
GEORGE ORWELL
In theory at any rate each militia was a democracy and not a hierarchy . It was understood that orde...
GEORGE ORWELL
If a man meets with injustice, it is not required that he shall not be roused to meet it; but if he ...
GEORGE ORWELL
The Party said that Oceania had never been in alliance with Eurasia. He, Winston Smith, knew that Oc...
GEORGE ORWELL
Some ideas are so stupid that only intellectuals believe them.
GEORGE ORWELL
Cambiar una ortodoxia por otra no supone necesariamente un avance. el enemigo es la mentalidad de gr...
GEORGE ORWELL
A Yorkshireman in the South will always take care to let you know that he regards you as an inferior...
GEORGE ORWELL
Is a PLONGEUR'S work really necessary to civilization? We have a feeling that it must be 'honest' wo...
GEORGE ORWELL
الفندق الأنيق هو أساسًا مكان يكدح فيه مائة انسان كالشي...
GEORGE ORWELL
He was an embittered atheist (the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve in God as personal...
GEORGE ORWELL
Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one. At one time it had been a sign of madness to believe...
GEORGE ORWELL
Your worst enemy, he reflected, was your nervous system. At any moment the tension inside you was li...
GEORGE ORWELL
It is bound to be a failure, every book is a failure, but I do know with some clarity what kind of b...
GEORGE ORWELL
In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics’. All issues are political issues,...
GEORGE ORWELL
... the writer knows more or less what he wants to say, but an accumulation of stale phrases chokes ...
GEORGE ORWELL
When I sit down to write a book, I do not say to myself, 'I am going to produce a work of art.' I wr...
GEORGE ORWELL
When one thinks of all the people who support or have supported Fascism, one stands amazed at their ...
GEORGE ORWELL
His answer to every problem, every setback was “I will work harder!” —which he had adopted as ...
GEORGE ORWELL
Four legs good, two legs better! All Animals Are Equal. But Some Animals Are More Equal Than Others.
GEORGE ORWELL
Can you not understand that liberty is worth more than just ribbons?
GEORGE ORWELL