What can you do against the lunatic who is more intelligent than yourself, who gives your arguments a fair hearing and then simply persists in his lunacy?
More Quotes from George Orwell:No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.
Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper.
But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.
All political thinking for years past has been vitiated in the same way. People can foresee the future only when it coincides with their own wishes, and the most grossly obvious facts can be ignored when they are unwelcome.
Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.
In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
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