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We have a collection of 13 War quotes from George Orwell

"To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization." (ID 36148)

"War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength." (ID 36154)

"Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting." (ID 36160)

"Every war when it comes, or before it comes, is represented not as a war but as an act of self-defense against a homicidal maniac." (ID 36210)

"War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it." (ID 36243)

"Serious sport is war minus the shooting." (ID 36331)

"There is hardly such a thing as a war in which it makes no difference who wins. Nearly always one side stands more of less for progress, the other side more or less for reaction." (ID 36376)

"War is a way of shattering to pieces... materials which might otherwise be used to make the masses too comfortable and... too intelligent." (ID 36380)

"The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it." (ID 36386)

"War is war. The only good human being is a dead one." (ID 36399)

"Oceania was at war with Eurasia; therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia." (ID 36415)

"The essential act of war is destruction, not necessarily of human lives, but of the products of human labor." (ID 36454)

"War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil." (ID 36498)

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