In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues....
The Party is not concerned with perpetuating its blood but with perpetuating itself.
The best books... are those that tell you what you know already.
An earthquake is such fun when it is over.
In no other way could the ancient cycle be broken. If human equality is to be for ever averted — if the High, as we have called them, are to keep their places permanently — then the prevailing mental condition must be controlled insanity.
At the end of it she was still singing.