George Orwell 1984 Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 44 Quotes About George Orwell 1984

#1. The past was alterable. The past never had been altered. Oceania was at war with Eastasia. Oceania had always been at war with Eastasia. - Author: George Orwell
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#2. George Orwell knew when he wrote 1984: if you say a thing often enough, it will be accepted as truth. - Author: Stephen King
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#3. Nothing exists except through human consciousness - Author: George Orwell
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#4. Of course he chanted with the rest: it was impossible to do
otherwise. To dissemble your feelings, to control your face, to
do what everyone else was doing, was an instinctive reaction. - Author: George Orwell
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#5. April the 4th, 1984.
To the past, or to the future. To an age when thought is free. From the Age of Big Brother, from the Age of the Thought Police, from a dead man - greetings! - Author: George Orwell
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#6. Orthodoxy is unconsciousness. - Author: George Orwell
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#7. The paperweight was the room he was in, and the coral was Julia's life and his own, fixed in a sort of eternity at the heart of the crystal. - Author: George Orwell
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#8. It was only a hopeless fantasy,
it passed like an april day,
but a look and a word and the dreams they stirred
they have stolen my heart away. - Author: George Orwell
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#9. I enjoy talking to you. Your mind appeals to me. It resembles my own mind except that you happen to be insane. - Author: George Orwell
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#10. Panky thinking: We had nuclear holocaust on our lips, Big Brother on our minds, 1984 was just around the corner and we were shit scared about the future - George Orwell and Margaret Thatcher had a lot to answer for. - Author: Peter L Masters
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#11. If the Party could thrust its had into the past and say of this or that event, it never happened-that, surely, was more terrifying than mere torture or death. - Author: George Orwell
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#12. In that moment he had loved her far more than he had ever done when they were together and free. Also he knew that somewhere or other she was still alive and needed his help. - Author: George Orwell
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#13. I'm not interested in the next generation, dear. I'm interested in us.' - Julia - Author: George Orwell
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#14. The choice for mankind lies between freedom and happiness and for the great bulk of mankind, happiness is better. - Author: George Orwell
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#15. Sales of George Orwell's 1984 have skyrocketed. It's true. So the fallout from the (NSA spying) scandal is worse than we thought. It's forcing Americans to read. - Author: Conan O'Brien
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#16. As soon as he touched her she seemed to wince and stiffen. To embrace her was like embracing a jointed wooden image. And what was strange was that even when she was clasping him against her he had the feeling that she was simultaneously pushing him away with all her strength. - Author: George Orwell
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#17. If there is any hope, it lies in the proles - Author: George Orwell
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#18. The Ministry of Truth, which concerned itself with news, entertainment, education, and the fine arts. The Ministry of Peace, which concerned itself with war. The Ministry of Love, which maintained law and order. And the Ministry of Plenty, which was responsible for economic affairs. - Author: George Orwell
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#19. There were things, your own acts, from which you could never recover. Something was killed in your breast: burnt out, cauterized out. - Author: George Orwell
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#20. It seems appropriate that the author of '1984' was a British citizen. George Orwell must have seen how easily the great British public's lamb-like disposition toward its leaders could be exploited to create a police state. - Author: Heather Brooke
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#21. You will be hollow. We shall squeeze you empty, and then we shall fill you with ourselves. - Author: George Orwell
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#22. She knew when to cheer and when to boo, and that was all one needed - Author: George Orwell
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#23. In 1984, George Orwell wrote of a world where the only colour to be found was in the propaganda posters. Such is the case in North Korea. Images of Kim Il-sung are depicted in vivid colours. Rays of yellow and orange emanate from his face: he is the sun. - Author: Barbara Demick
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#24. For much of the twentieth century, 1984 was a year that belonged to the future - a strange, gray future at that. Then it slid painlessly into the past, like any other year. Big Brother arrived and settled in, though not at all in the way George Orwell had imagined. - Author: James Gleick
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#25. I know these are going to sound like school reading-list suggestions, but if you like dystopian fiction, you should check out some of the originals: 'Anthem,' by Ayn Rand; '1984,' by George Orwell; or 'Brave New World,' by Aldous Huxley. - Author: Sara Shepard
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#26. Don't you see that the whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the range of thought? In the end we shall make thoughtcrime literally impossible, because there will be no words in which to express it. - Author: George Orwell
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#27. Reality exists in the human mind, and nowhere else. - Author: George Orwell
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#28. We may be together for another six months - a year - there's no knowing. At the end we're certain to be apart. Do you realize how utterly alone we shall be? - Author: George Orwell
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#29. Anything that hinted at corruption always filled him with a wild hope - Author: George Orwell
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#30. Winston Smith: Does Big Brother exist?
O'Brien: Of course he exists.
Winston Smith: Does he exist like you or me?
O'Brien: You do not exist. - Author: George Orwell
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#31. The Revolution will be complete when the language is perfect. - Author: George Orwell
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#32. The dead men had become martyrs and their degradation was forgotten - Author: George Orwell
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#33. Always in your stomach and in your skin there was a sort of protest, a feeling that you had been cheated of something you had a right to. - Author: George Orwell
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#34. But you could not have pure love or pure lust nowadays. No emotion was pure, because everything was mixed up with fear and hatred. Their embrace had been a battle, the climax a victory. It was a blow struck against the Party. It was a political act. - Author: George Orwell
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#35. The term Big Brother is from George Orwell's book 1984 - where everyone's watched over by a network of cameras called Big Brother. I've never understood why Orwell chose that phrase for somebody watching you all the time. Isn't that more like Creepy Uncle? - Author: Craig Ferguson
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#36. The more intelligent, the less sane - Author: George Orwell
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#37. For many, the recent disclosure of massive warrantless surveillance programs of all citizens by the Obama administration has brought back memories of George Orwell's '1984.' Another Orwell book seems more apt as the White House and its allies try to contain the scandal: 'Animal Farm.' - Author: Jonathan Turley
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#38. Never, for any reason on earth, could you wish for an increase in pain. Of pain you could wish only one thing: that it should stop. - Author: George Orwell
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#39. For whom, it suddenly occured to him to wonder, was he writing this diary? For the future, for the unborn. - Author: George Orwell
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#40. If you can feel that staying human is worth while, even when it can't have any result whatever, you've beaten them. - Author: George Orwell
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#41. In the face of pain there are no heroes. - Author: George Orwell
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#42. You will see me, where there is no darkness. - Author: George Orwell
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#43. Winston was gelatinous with fatigue. - Author: George Orwell
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#44. Perhaps the Party was rotten under the surface, its cult of strenuousness and self-denial simply a sham concealing iniquity. - Author: George Orwell
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