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1984 by George Orwell
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George Orwell
“It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.”
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“Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.”
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“If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face—for ever.”
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“We shall meet in the place where there is no darkness.”
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“Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.”
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“Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one.”
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George Orwell
“The choice for mankind lies between freedom and happiness and for the great bulk of mankind, happiness is better.”
George Orwell, 1984
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“Power is in tearing human minds to pieces and putting them together again in new shapes of your own choosing.”
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“If you loved someone, you loved him, and when you had nothing else to give, you still gave him love.”
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“Being in a minority, even in a minority of one, did not make you mad. There was truth and there was untruth, and if you clung to the truth even against the whole world, you were not mad.”
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“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.”
George Orwell, 1984


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