More From George Orwell
- "The best books… are those that tell you what you know already."
- "Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness."
- "There is hardly such a thing as a war in which it makes no difference who wins. Nearly always one side stands more of less for progress, the other side more or less for reaction."
More In Society
- "Most people in this society who aren’t actively mad are, at best, reformed or potential lunatics."― Susan Sontag
- "Over the course of history, the people who are not scared go into the woods and are mauled by a bear, are not going to survive."― M. Night Shyamalan
- "What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship is like robbing the world of the sun. A true friend is more to be esteemed than kinsfolk."― Marcus Tullius Cicero