More From George Orwell
- "We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men."
- "Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism."
- "The essential act of war is destruction, not necessarily of human lives, but of the products of human labor."
More In Society
- "Similarly, gender-equality, supremacy of law, political participation, civil society, and transparency are among the indispensable elements that are the imperatives of democratization."― Recep Tayyip Erdogan
- "Police in China can do whatever they want; after 81 days in arbitrary detention you clearly realise that they don’t have to obey their own laws. In a society like this there is no negotiation, no discussion, except to tell you that power can crush you any time they want – not only you, your whole family and all people like you."― Ai Weiwei
- "I remember when I came home from the hospital after having my son, I wore a Narciso Rodriguez black coat. Then, I was using this fragrance that I had created. I walk by that coat, and it still smells like that fragrance. It takes you right there."― Sarah Jessica Parker