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George Orwell

Il était un essayiste, journaliste et critique

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George Orwell

He was an essayist, journalist and critic

Quote to meditate

*Destroy people

The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history

*Every generation

Every generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it

*Futur

If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face—for ever

*Political language

Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind

*Tyrannies

All tyrannies rule through fraud and force, but once the fraud is exposed they must rely exclusively on force