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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • All children were to be begotten by artificial insemination (artsem, it was called in Newspeak) and brought up in public institutions.
  • The only recognized purpose of marriage was to beget children for the service of the Party.
  • He knew what was meant by goodsex — that is to say, normal intercourse between man and wife, for the sole purpose of begetting children, and without physical pleasure on the part of the woman: all else was sexcrime.

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  • Frustration begets anger.
  • Both science and religion beget humility.
    Hugh B. Brown  --  An Abundant Life

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