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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • But though slightly drunk he was also suffering under some grief that was genuine and unbearable.
  • But who cares about genuine antiques nowadays even the few that’s left?’
  • It is a warfare of limited aims between combatants who are unable to destroy one another, have no material cause for fighting and are not divided by any genuine ideological difference.
  • From the point of view of our present rulers, therefore, the only genuine dangers are the splitting-off of a new group of able, under-employed, power-hungry people, and the growth of liberalism and scepticism in their own ranks.
  • We burn all evil and all illusion out of him; we bring him over to our side, not in appearance, but genuinely, heart and soul.
  • To tell deliberate lies while genuinely believing in them, to forget any fact that has become inconvenient, and then, when it becomes necessary again, to draw it back from oblivion for just so long as it is needed, to deny the existence of objective reality and all the while to take account of the reality which one denies — all this is indispensably necessary.

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  • I am genuinely sorry for what I did.
  • She has a genuine interest in each of her students.

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