George Orwell

“[‘Doublethink’] means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one’s mind . . . and accepting both of them.”


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2 Responses to George Orwell

  1. shacoyo says:

    GREAT reply/viewpoint, Patty. I liked the quote because of the contradictory thinking between one or the other (and I’ve been there on more than one occasion)…and then having to choose and/or accept both…throwing in the triple thinking approach never occurred to me…thanks for making that a significant consideration…and THANK YOU for reading by blog…xo

  2. patty says:

    I understand this… the hardest part is when you feel you have to choose one or the other… triple thinking occurs then!! 🙂 good quote! xo

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