"He was an embittered atheist, the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve in God as personally dislike Him."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."George Orwell on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."George Orwell on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."George Orwell on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."George Orwell on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."George Orwell on Lawrence Welk
"In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia."
"Not to expose your true feelings to an adult seems to be instinctive from the age of seven or eight onwards."
"The best books... are those that tell you what you know already."
"Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are at their best when seen from below."
"I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment."