George Orwell

George Orwell

English writer and publicist.
Public opinion, because of the tremendous urge to conformity in gregarious animals, is less tolerant than any system of law.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Your worst enemy, he reflected, was your nervous system. At any moment the tension inside you was liable to translate itself into some visible symptom.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In this game that we're playing, we can't win. Some kinds of failure are better than other kinds, that's all.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Comrades," he said, "here is a point that must be settled. The wild creatures, such as rats and rabbits–are they our friends or our enemies? Let us put it to the vote. I propose this question to the meeting: Are rats comrades?" The vote was taken at once, and it was agreed by an overwhelming majority that rats were comrades. There were only four dissentients, the three dogs and the cat, who was afterwards discovered to have voted on both sides.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Despotic governments can stand 'moral force' till the cows come home; what they fear is physical force.More George Orwell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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