Quotes By 1984 (Nineteen Eighty Four), Animal Farm, and over 40 Other Works by George Orwell

“This idea that the buying, or even the reading, of books is an expensive hobby and beyond the reach of the average person is so widespread that it deserves some detailed examination.”


“Under the spreading chestnut tree I sold you and you sold me—”


“Individually, no member of the Party owns anything, except petty personal belongings. Collectively, the Party owns everything in Oceania,”