George Orwell

George Orwell

English writer and publicist.
Sheer egoism... Writers share this characteristic with scientists, artists, politicians, lawyers, soldiers, successful businessmen - in short, with the whole top crust of humanity.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns, as it were, instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish squirting out ink.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have tipped waiters, and I have been tipped by waiters.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Bad writers are nearly always haunted by the notion that Latin or Greek words are grander than Saxon ones.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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