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Continuity

 

To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization.   George Orwell

Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950), better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist and critic, whose work is marked by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism.

Orwell smiling

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Ideas

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There are some ideas so wrong that only a very intelligent person could believe in them. George Orwell

Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950), known by his 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 commitment to democratic socialism.

Eric Arthur Blair with his son Richard orwell with son richard