📚 Node [[animal farm]]
📓 Animal Farm.md (text) by @bbchase
  • Author:: [[George Orwell]]
  • Full Title:: Animal Farm
  • Category:: [[books]]
  • Highlights first synced by [[readwise]] [[September 2nd, 2020]]

    • "Four legs good, two legs bad." (Location 274)
    • "Comrades!" he cried. "You do not imagine, I hope, that we pigs are doing this in a spirit of selfishness and privilege? Many of us actually dislike milk and apples. I dislike them myself. Our sole object in taking these things is to preserve our health. Milk and apples (this has been proved by Science, comrades) contain substances absolutely necessary to the well-being of a pig. We pigs are brainworkers. The whole management and organisation of this farm depend on us. Day and night we are watching over your welfare. It is for YOUR sake that we drink that milk and eat those apples. Do you know what would happen if we pigs failed in our duty? Jones would come back! Yes, Jones would come back! Surely, comrades," (Location 291)
    • At first they pretended to laugh to scorn the idea of animals managing a farm for themselves. The whole thing would be over in a fortnight, (Location 313)
    • (they insisted on calling it the Manor Farm; they would not tolerate the name "Animal Farm") (Location 314)
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