Now that you've seen what I'm really like, can you still bear to look at me?
The animals listened first to Napoleon, then to Snowball, and could not make up their minds which was right; indeed, they always found themselves in agreement with the one who was speaking at the moment.
At the time I could not see beyond the moral dilemma that is presented to the weak in a world governed by the strong: Break the rules, or perish.
Is it not crystal clear, then, comrades, that all the evils of this life of ours spring from the tyranny of human beings?
In a way, the world-view of the Party imposed itself most successfully on people incapable of understanding it.
It is bound to be a failure, every book is a failure, but I do know with some clarity what kind of book I want to write.