The Past In 1984 Famous Quotes & Sayings

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The Past In 1984 Sayings By George Orwell: In the past the need for a hierarchal form of society has been the doctrine In the past the need for a hierarchal form of society has been the doctrine specifically of the High. It had been preached by kings and aristocrats and the priests, lawyers and the like who were parasitical upon them, and it had generally been softened by promises of an imaginary world beyond the grave. — George Orwell
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The Past In 1984 Sayings By James Gleick: For much of the twentieth century, 1984 was a year that belonged to the future For much of the twentieth century, 1984 was a year that belonged to the future - a strange, gray future at that. Then it slid painlessly into the past, like any other year. Big Brother arrived and settled in, though not at all in the way George Orwell had imagined. — James Gleick
The Past In 1984 Sayings By Oliver Sacks: ...read 1984 when it came out in 1949, and found its account of the 'memory ...read 1984 when it came out in 1949, and found its account of the 'memory hole' peculiarly evocative and frightening, for it accorded with my own doubts about my memory. I think that reading this led to an increase in my own journal keeping, and photographing, and an increased need to look at testimonies of the past — Oliver Sacks
The Past In 1984 Sayings By George Orwell: The Party said that Oceania had never been in alliance with Eurasia. He, Winston Smith, The Party said that Oceania had never been in alliance with Eurasia. He, Winston Smith, knew that Oceania had been in alliance with Eurasia as short a time as four years ago. But where did that knowledge exist? Only in his own consciousness, which in any case must soon be annihilated. And if all others accepted the lie which the Party imposed - if all records told the same tale - then the lie passed into history and became truth. 'Who controls the past,' ran the Party slogan, 'controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.' And yet the past, though of its nature alterable, never had been altered. Whatever was true now was true from everlasting to everlasting. It was quite simple. All that was needed was an unending series of victories over your own memory. 'Reality control', they called it: in Newspeak, 'doublethink'. — George Orwell
The Past In 1984 Sayings By George Orwell: The past was alterable. The past never had been altered. Oceania was at war with The past was alterable. The past never had been altered. Oceania was at war with Eastasia. Oceania had always been at war with Eastasia. — George Orwell
The Past In 1984 Sayings By Jean Sevillia: The crisis of history in France, is a crisis of social bond, a crisis of The crisis of history in France, is a crisis of social bond, a crisis of citizenship. A citizen is the heir of a past more or less mythified, but he makes his own, whatever his personal genealogy. Today, under the pretext that the country has undergone considerable changes, some would like to transform the past in order to adopt it to the new face of France. Nothing, however, will make the past anything other than what it was. To pretend to change history is a totalitarian project: One who has control of the past has control over the future, one who has control over the present has control over the past, as George Orwell wrote in 1984. — Jean Sevillia
The Past In 1984 Sayings By George Orwell: If the Party could thrust its had into the past and say of this or If the Party could thrust its had into the past and say of this or that event, it never happened-that, surely, was more terrifying than mere torture or death. — George Orwell
The Past In 1984 Sayings By George Orwell: April the 4th, 1984. To the past, or to the future. To an age when April the 4th, 1984.
To the past, or to the future. To an age when thought is free. From the Age of Big Brother, from the Age of the Thought Police, from a dead man - greetings! — George Orwell
The Past In 1984 Sayings By Brian Shactman: In the spring of 1984, I was crushed not to make my Little League All-Star In the spring of 1984, I was crushed not to make my Little League All-Star team. I will not go into too much detail, but imagine all your best friends were invited to a one-month party, and you weren't. You could watch it from afar but never get past the fence line. It was an early and abrupt welcome to adolescent loneliness. — Brian Shactman
The Past In 1984 Sayings By Michel Patini: The 1984 European Championships were held in France and that was something important. I felt The 1984 European Championships were held in France and that was something important. I felt on form then, even though I was practically always injured at all the World Cups. It's a great memory. But in any case, the past is past. — Michel Patini