AUTHOR | GEORGE ORWELL



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George Orwell | Novelist, political writer and journalist



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Eric Arthur Blair , who used the pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist, and critic. His work is marked by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism.
Orwell wrote literary criticism, poetry, fiction, and polemical journalism. He is perhaps best known for his dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949) and the allegorical novella Animal Farm (1945). His non-fiction works, including The Road to Wigan Pier (1937), documenting his experience of working class life in the north of England, and Homage to Catalonia (1938), an account of his experiences in the Spanish Civil War, are widely acclaimed, as are his essays on politics, literature, language, and culture. In 2008, The Times ranked him second on a list of 'The 50 greatest British writers since 1945'.
Orwell's work continues to influence popular and political culture, and the term Orwellian—descriptive of totalitari


Born: 1903-06-25

Born in: Motihari, Bengal Presidency, British India

Died: 1950-01-21







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She's beautiful,' he murmured.'She's a metre across ...

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Reality is inside the skull.

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Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to b...

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Good prose should be transparent, like a window pane.

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Confession is not betrayal. What you say or do doesn...

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Has it ever occurred to you,' he said, 'that the who...

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If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot ...

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Power is not a means; it is an end. One does not est...

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So long as human beings stay human, death and life a...

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Inequality was the price of civilization.

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I knew that I had a facility with words and a power ...

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To die hating them, that was freedom.

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If he were allowed contact with foreigners he would ...

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If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot s...

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The words kept coming back to him, statement of a my...

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One wants to live, of course, indeed one only stays ...

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The essence of being human is that one does not seek...

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He who controls the past controls the future. He who...

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Remember that the bad days are not forever, and the ...

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Reality exists in the human mind, and nowhere else.

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